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Sony Xperia XA Ultra FAQ, Pros & Cons, User Queries and Answers

Sony Xperia XA Ultra was unveiled two weeks ago, the phone was already available for pre-order in many European countries since the last week. Now, Sony Xperia XA Ultra is launched in India, however, it is not listed on the company’s Indian site but it is expected to be available pretty soon. The highlight of the Sony Xperia XA Ultra is the 16 MP low light Front Camera. Let us take a look at the Pros & Cons and most common User Queries for the Sony Xperia XA Ultra.



  • 16 MP Front Camera with low light sensors.
  • 6 inch Full HD display
  • 21.5 MP Rear camera.
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • 3 GB RAM
  • Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology


  • High Price.
  • Can be difficult to handle with one hand.
  • Non Removable battery.

Full Specifications

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Question- How is the Design and Build Quality?

Answer- The phone comes with a big 6 inch display with 76.6% screen-to-body ratio and it comes with a scratch resistant glass. Its dimensions are 164 x 79 x 8.4 mm and it weighs around 202 grams. The phone looks luxurious with a massive 6 inch display but in day to day life it can be bit of a hassle.

Question- Does Sony Xperia XA Ultra Have Dual SIM Slots? 

Answer- Yes, it has dual SIM slots. 

Question- Does the Sony Xperia XA Ultra Have microSD Expansion option?

Answer- Yes, it does offer microSD expansion up to 200 GB.

Question – What are the Camera Specifications of Sony Xperia XA Ultra ? 


Answer – Sony Xperis XA Ultra is equipped with a 21.5MP Hybrid Auto-Focus camera with 1/2.4” sensor size and low light sensors. The front camera is a 16 MP shooter with Auto-Focus, 1/2.6” sensor size, OIS, 88 degree wide angle, smart selfie flash and Sony’s low light sensors.

Question- Does the Sony Xperia XA Ultra Have Display Glass Protection? 

Answer- No, the Xperia XA Ultra comes with Scratch-resistant glass and a oleophobic coating. 

Question- How is the Display of Sony Xperia XA Ultra?

 Answer- Sony Xperia XA Ultra comes with a 6.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive display. It has a screen resolution of 1920×1080 and a pixel density of 367 ppi. 

Question- Which OS Version, Type Runs on the phone?

 Answer- It comes with the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. 

Question- Does it come with a Fingerprint sensor? How good or bad is it?

Answer- No, it does not have fingerprint sensor. 

Question- Is Fast Charging Supported in SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA?

Answer- Yes, you can use Xperia XA Ultra together with Quick Charger UCH12. 

Question- Does it have LED notification light?

Answer- Yes, the SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA comes with an LED notification light.

Question- Does it support USB OTG?

Answer- No, it does not support USB OTG.

Question- What are the connectivity options on SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA support? 

Answer- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS : A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, hotspot, microUSB v2.0. 

Question- Does the SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA offer theme options to choose from?

Answer- Yes, it offers theme options. 

Question- Is the memory expandable?

 Answer- Yes, it is expandable up to 200 GB via micro SD 

Question- Can we Play 4K Videos on the SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA?

Answer- No. 

Question- Does it support single handed UI?

Answer- No, it doesn’t have an option to switch to one handed user interface. 

Question- What Color Variants are Available for SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA?

Answer– Lime Gold, White, and Black variants are available for purchase.

Question- Does SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA support dual SIM?

Answer- Yes, it does support dual SIM. 

Question- What is the quick charge speed in Sony Xperia XA Ultra? 

Answer- 5.5 hours of power in just 10 minutes. 

Question- What is the Weight of SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA?

 Answer- It weighs 202 grams. 

Question- Are navigation buttons backlit?

 Answer- Navigation Buttons are located on the screen and are backlit. 

Question- Does it support VoLTE? 

Answer- Yes, it supports VoLTE. 

Question- Does It Support Tap Wake up Commands?

 Answer- Yes, it does support tap to wake up command. 

Question- Does SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA Have Heating Issues?

Answer- We did not experience any heating issues in our time with the phone.

Question- Can the SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

AnswerYes, it can be connected to a Bluetooth headset. 

Question- Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing Supported?

Answer- Yes, you can create hotspot to share internet from this device.


SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA comes with good overall features but the price of the phone is very high. It is advisable to wait for some price cuts before buying this one.


Abhishek Bhatnagar

Abhishek Bhatnagar, a known technology blogger & YouTuber from India. A Software Engineer by qualification, now he works as the editor-In-Chief, Webmaster, & Managing Director at Gadgets To Use. He runs a number of other technology websites as well.