6/8/16

Sony Mobile’s New Xperia® X Series Marks Canadian Debut

Much anticipated Android devices roll out to carriers starting June 23; four models available CNW, TORONTO — Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) announced the availability of its latest smartphone lineup today. The Xperia X Series is available starting June 23 at multiple carriers including Bell, Rogers, Virgin Mobile Canada, WIND Mobile, and Videotron. The four models announced earlier this year are coming to Canada. Xperia X series leads a new era of smartphone personalization and intelligence, enabling users to achieve more with powerful performance, innovative camera technologies, unparalleled design, and long lasting battery. The Xperia X Performance, Xperia X, Xperia XA, and Xperia XA Ultra are each uniquely designed from the inside out and are a true testament to Sony Mobile’s new brand vision of creating products that offer layers of world-leading technology, especially in its camera and battery. “Sony Mobile is passionate about creating the most intelligent and unique experiences for our users, bringing best-in-class technologies to help amplify the activities they love doing every day. Xperia X series is designed to let you interact with the world around you in exciting ways, making lives more enjoyable and delivering new intelligence that sets it apart,” said Kunihiko Shiomi, President of Sony Mobile Communications, North America. From camera and battery to design and performance, capturing and experiencing whatever life throws your way has never been smarter, simpler and more fun. The all-new Predictive Hybrid Autofocus in Xperia X and Xperia X Performance is developed in close collaboration with Sony’s Alpha camera engineers; it lets you choose your subject and then predicts its motion, so you can capture the action in perfect focus, free from blur. Xperia X Performance Designed for those who want to turn heads and impress, the sophisticated Xperia X Performance impresses: 23 MP main camera with intelligent features like Quick Launch with a dedicated camera button that goes from standby to capture in 0.6 seconds, SteadyShot video stabilization, and all-new Predictive Hybrid Autofocus. Water resistant design is built to withstand the splashes that are part of everyday life, and takes the worry out of sudden spills or unexpected showers1. Form-fitting 5” display with 2.5D rounded glass edges and seamless brushed metal back. Equipped with PS4® Remote Play to access PS4 console remotely using the local Wi-Fi network. Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processor for blazing-fast performance. Long lasting battery life and intelligent power management functionality plus it benefits from a battery lifespan that’s up to twice as long with Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology2. Sony Mobile reveals the smartphone habits of Canadians proving that camera, battery life and speed are key features they look for when purchasing a new device. Xperia X The Xperia X is perfect for those whose lifestyle demands a smartphone that’s ready when they need it most. 23MP main camera with SteadyShot with Intelligent Active mode for clear, smooth videos and Quick Launch Camera to capture the most spontaneous moments fast and easily. 5” display with curved glass edge and seamless metal back is comfortable to hold and stunning to look at. Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 650 processor for blazing-fast performance. Equipped with PS4® Remote Play to access PS4 console remotely using the local Wi-Fi network. Long lasting battery life and intelligent power management functionality plus it benefits from a battery lifespan that’s up to twice as long with Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology3. Xperia XA Created with fun and style in mind, the Xperia XA fits into any lifestyle perfectly and beautifully. A stunning 5” borderless display with a slim curved design that’s amazing to look at and a pleasure to hold. 13MP Quick Launch Camera to capture spontaneous moments as they happen and Hybrid Autofocus to freeze the action for sharp, blur-free photos. Groundbreaking Qnovo adaptive charging maintains battery performance and delivers a battery lifespan that’s twice as long as earlier Xperia phones4. MediaTek Helio™ P10 Octa-core processor that delivers efficient power and performance. Xperia XA Ultra Bigger is better takes a whole new meaning as it comes to life in the 6” Xperia XA Ultra. Large 6” near borderless display on a narrow, curved 5.5” grip that’s comfortable and fun to use. MediaTek Helio™ P10 Octa-core processor delivers efficient power and performance. 21 MP main camera with <0.15 second Hybrid Autofocus helps capture split-second moments in sharp quality. 16 MP front-facing camera with slow sync flash for capturing amazing photos in low-light conditions. Also features gesture shutter to ensure easy capture for photos with a simple motion. Groundbreaking Qnovo adaptive charging maintains battery performance and delivers a longer lifespan compared to previous generation Xperia smartphones5. Availability Details Xperia X Performance, starting June 23 at Bell (Graphite Black and White) and available to reserve starting June 23 at Rogers and in-stores on July 14 (Graphite Black) Xperia X available June 29 at Videotron (Graphite Black) and July 14 at WIND Mobile (Graphite Black) Xperia XA available June 23 at Bell (Graphite Black and White) and Virgin Mobile Canada (Graphite Black and White), and July 14 at WIND (Graphite Black) Xperia XA Ultra exclusively available with WIND Mobile July 14 (Graphite Black) Follow us on, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for the latest #Xperia news, promotions and contests. For more information, images and videos please visit: http://blogs.sonymobile.com/category/press-releases Please contact carriers directly for pricing information. FOR MEDIA ENQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT: Kristen Schaffrath NATIONAL Public Relations for Sony Mobile Communications in Canada 416-848-1704 kschaffrath@national.ca About Sony Mobile Communications Sony Mobile Communications is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation, a leading global innovator of audio, video, game, communications, key device and information technology products for both the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in the world. Through its Xperia™ smartphone and tablet portfolio, as well as innovative SmartWear products, Sony Mobile Communications delivers the best of Sony technology, premium content and services, and easy connectivity to Sony’s world of networked entertainment experiences. For more information: www.sonymobile.com/ca

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