Sony Xperia X Performance Review + Pros and Cons Details

Xperia X Performance
Xperia X Performance

Here comes the most awaited mobile of this season!!!! Sony Xperia X Performance in the Mobile World Congress 2016 which took place in Barcelona, where Sony’s series of Xperia X was launched in the month of Feb. It is yet to hit the Indian markets after Europe and America, but the news itself is none less than hotcakes for the sellers. Sony admirers in India are eagerly waiting for the product with their fingers crossed and are as thrilled as the makers of it. The previous phones of Sony have not been that hit on the ramp so far hence Sony is trying to impress the customers to the most. So it might add to the craving of a tech geek’s appetite wanting to hold the latest creation of Sony in the form of its state of the art Xperia X performance series. It seems to carry the glory and responsibility of Sony family in the international markets to win the hearts of its buyers through best quality.

Sony Xperia X Performance – The Masterpiece

High performance smartphone with high quality camera that predicts the next motion

Design and Look

Metal body and glass cover with weight as less as 164.4g makes it a phone which is completely smart concerning design and looks. Xperia X Performance has dimensions of 143.7 x 70.4 x 8.7 mm inches making it a slim fit for any palm and arm. The curved and silky corners make it appear more sophisticated and rich regarding qualities appealing to a large crowd. Sensors of light and proximity are placed fit especially the fingerprint sensor on the side of the device. It clearly shows the efficiency of this design which makes one button a multipurpose key for the users. X Performance is a perfect blend of beauty and brains of the technology of 21 century.

Sony Xperia X Performance Display
Sony Xperia X Performance Display

Touch and Display

Display of Sony Xperia X Performance is an out of the ordinary parcel with full HD display coupled with the capacitive touchscreen and 16M colors. The size of 5 inches and the 1080p display with 68.1% of the screen to body ratio is able-bodied to go with the trend. The 1080p to1920 pixels resolution gives it 441-pixel density which makes its display eye-catching for one and all. The multi-touch feature flaunts its competence for a touch up to as many as ten fingers. Its oleophobic coating makes it scratch-resistant giving it a full protection from any unprecedented fall.  Tri-luminous display and X-Reality Engine add icing to the entire screen and touch experience of the prospective owners of Sony Xperia X. This glass is what makes it a unique combination of visual and tactile characteristics of a mobile phone which is yet to enter within the reach of Indian buyers.


Sony Xperia X Performance from Sony has Android 6.0.1, Marshmallow software. Chipset includes Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820, and the CPU consists of Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo. GPU goes like Adreno 530 which is amazing for it is different from the otherwise Xperia UI interface. It has got the efficiency to ensure fast processing for the clientele who yearn for high quality and advanced technology. It is good news for Xperia users to be able to get Marshmallow experience with their choice of mobiles. Built-in storage offers 32 GB capacity to store as much as you want to with 3 GB RAM and a micro-SD dedicated slot up to 200 GB.

Sony Xperia X Performance Performance
Sony Xperia X Performance Performance


23 megapixels rear camera with 13 megapixels front-facing camera makes your each click better, and memory to be preserved forever. The LED flashlight with an aperture size of F2.0 and focal length which is 24 mm captures what you feel like catching. A camera sensor of 1/3” enables perfect smile detection with digital zoom, self-timer, digital image stabilization, autofocus, touch to focus and geo tagging. Settings consist of exposure compensation, ISO control, and white balance pre-sets different shooting modes which are high dynamic range mode (HDR), panorama, scenes, and effects. Camcorder offers 1080p HD recording facility with features like time-lapse video, digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing.

Battery Life

The unique selling point of novel X series is its battery life. The efficient power management is the strength of this phone as it can stay alive without being charged for two days. Sony Xperia X Performance has a 2,700mAh non-removable cell. This proficient battery life can help the phone to work for 5.5 hours after just 10 minutes of charging. It is suitable for people with busy schedules who don’t get the time to charge phone for long hours.

Phone Accessories

Sony Xperia X Performance accessories include charger, earphones and a data cable which can be used as long as a lifetime.

Variants or updates

Sony Xperia X Performance is available in White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold, Rose Gold colors, the Xperia X Performance appeared strikingly attractive to the eye. It will quench the thirst of mobile lovers with a flair for different and stylish colors.

Xperia X Performace Review

Display of Sony Xperia X Performance is an out of the ordinary parcel of beauty unified with strength likely to attract users. The Design is practically admirable with fingerprint sensor positioned at the position where no extra efforts are needed to place the finger. The comfort is well taken care of by the makers of X Performance not only through the positioning but also by light weight due to its aluminum body. It’s easy to carry with a great battery life so that you can charge and forget the plug for two days. IPS LCD protects it from dust and water means you can always have a gala time with the phone in your hand. Vying with phones like Galaxy A7 it is lucrative for Sony for it is advantageous for customers!

Sony Xperia X Performance expected price: Rs 49,900