Sony is planning to introduce a successor to the Xperia XA1 Ultra model that came earlier this year. The upcoming smartphone Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra has been spotted on online benchmark listings previously, with the model name Sony H4233. The revelation linking the two smartphones was put forward on the Malaysian SIRIM database. Since, Sony H4233 is not new to us, it has been doing rounds on various certification sites. They reveal several hardware characteristics of the now known Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra.
Apparently, the Malaysian regulatory agency approved the smartphone on December 28. Thus, throwing light at the possible disclosure at Mobile World Congress in February 2018. The predecessor model Xperia XA1 Ultra was also announced in a similar fashion in February 2017 at MWC.
Looking at the specifications from the listings, Sony H4233 / Xperia XA2 Ultra will have a 6-inch display with a resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels. Moreover, it will have Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, along with dual-SIM capabilities. In contrast to this year’s model, Geekbench listing’s suggest that the Xperia XA2 Ultra will adopt a Qualcomm processor instead of MediaTek. Moreover, the chipset will comprise of eight CPU cores clocked up to 2.2GHz and Adreno 508 graphics chip. And only Snapdragon 630 chipset meets these specifications. Additionally, the device will have a minimum 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage memory.
On the camera front, the device sports a 21 megapixel rear camera. And, in the front, it might have a 16 megapixel sensor. Both of which will be capable of recording videos in 4K resolution. Lastly, it will run Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box.
Although we have no leaked images of Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra until now. But if it is coming in February 2018, the wait isn’t longer!