Sony Xperia X
|Manufacturer||Sony Mobile Communications|
|Slogan||Always one step ahead|
|Model||F5121 (single SIM)|
F5122 (dual SIM)
|Compatible networks||3G and 4G LTE|
|First released||1 June 2016|
|Availability by region||1 June 2016 (United Kingdom, Germany)|
8 June 2016 (Taiwan)
22 June 2016 (Thailand, Malaysia)
25 June 2016 (Singapore)
26 June 2016 (United States)
17 July 2016 (Hong Kong)
|Predecessor||Sony Xperia M5 (by range)|
|Successor||Sony Xperia XZ|
Sony Xperia XA1
|Related||Sony Xperia XA|
Sony Xperia X Performance
Sony Xperia X Compact
Sony Xperia E5
|Form factor||Rounded square slate|
|Dimensions||143 mm (5.6 in) H|
69 mm (2.7 in) W
7.9 mm (0.31 in) D
|Mass||153 g (5.4 oz)|
|Operating system||Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow (Launched)|
Android 7.1 Nougat (Released)
Android 8.0 Oreo (Current)
|System on chip||Qualcomm Snapdragon 650|
|Storage||32 GB (F5121)|
64 GB (F5122)
|Removable storage||Up to 200 GB microSDXC|
|Battery||non-user removable Li-Polymer 2620 mAh|
|Data inputs||Multi-touch, capacitive touchscreen, proximity sensor|
|Display||5.0 in (130 mm) 1080p IPS LCD|
Full HD 1920x1080 px TRILUMINOS Display for mobile with X-Reality for mobile and Dynamic Contrast Enhancement
|Rear camera||23 MP 1/2.3 Exmor™ RS for mobile sensor, Predictive Hybrid AF, Quick launch, 5x Clear Image Zoom, 24mm Wide Angle G Lens F2.0|
|Front camera||13 MP 1/3 Exmor™ RS for mobile sensor, with Quick launch and 22mm Wide Angle Lens F2.0|
USB 2.0 (Micro-B port, USB charging, Quick Charge 2.0)
3.50 mm (0.138 in) headphone jack, 5 pole
fingerprint sensor (except US variant)
The Sony Xperia X is an Android smartphone produced by Sony. Part of the Sony Xperia X series, the device was unveiled along with the Sony Xperia XA and Sony Xperia X Performance at MWC 2016 on February 22, 2016. The Sony Xperia X series will replace the former Sony Xperia Z series, as confirmed by Sony Mobile's senior product marketing manager Jun Makino in February 2016.
At the 2017 Investor Day event, Sony announced it would be dropping its "premium standard" phones (one step below the flagship premium models), including the Xperia X and X Compact. The flagship X Performance and XZ phones will continue, as well as the XA1, XA1 Ultra, and the upcoming XZ1 and XZ1 Compact.
The device features a 5.0 inches (13 cm) 1080p screen, also features a 64-bit 1.8 GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 system-on-chip with 3 GB of RAM. The device also has 32 GB and 64 GB (Dual sim variant) internal storage with microSD card expansion up to 200 GB and includes non-removable 2620 mAh battery.
The rear-facing camera of the Xperia X is 23 megapixels with sensor size of 1/2.3 inch and an aperture of f/2.0, featuring Sony Exmor RS image sensor with quick launch and also features predictive hybrid autofocus that utilizes phase detection autofocus that can focus the object within 0.03 seconds.
The front facing camera is 13MP with a 1/3" EXMOR RS for mobile sensor and has a 22mm equivalent F2.2 lens.
The phone features QNOVO adaptive battery charging technology which aims to extend the lifespan of the battery.
The Xperia X is preinstalled with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Sony's custom interface and software. On August 23, 2016, Sony announced that the Xperia X would receive an upgrade to Android 7.1.1 Nougat. On December 19, 2016, the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Xperia X has officially rolled out. In June 2017, Sony released Android 7.1.1 Nougat for the Xperia X. Sailfish OS has been announced to proceed to community beta phase during July 2017, has been released, and is available in select countries since October 11, 2017.On 6th February 2018 Xperia X has received an official Android 8.0 Oreo update.
Here is a partial description of the Xperia X variants (X, X dual sim, X Compact) sold in the world:
|F5121 (single SIM)||GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS HSPA+ 800 (Band VI), 800 (Band XIX), 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,19,20,26,28,38,39,40,41)
|5" HD, 1080x1920|||
|5" HD, 1080x1920|||
(Compact, single nano SIM)
|GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS HSPA+ 800 (Band VI), 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,19,20,26,28,38,39,40,41)
|4.6" HD 720p|| |
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- Official website
- Official Press Release
- Introducing the first ”X” series smartphones – Xperia X, Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA featuring new camera and battery technology
- Official Whitepaper
- Official Whitepaper (Dual SIM version)
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