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TORONTO, June 7, 2016 /CNW/ - 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.
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:
The Xperia X is perfect for those whose lifestyle demands a smartphone that's ready when they need it most.
Created with fun and style in mind, the Xperia XA fits into any lifestyle perfectly and beautifully.
Xperia XA Ultra
Bigger is better takes a whole new meaning as it comes to life in the 6" Xperia XA Ultra.
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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
1 Xperia X Performance is water resistant and protected against dust, so don't worry if you get caught in the rain or want to wash off dirt under tap water, but remember all ports and attached covers should be firmly closed. You should not put the device completely underwater; or expose it to seawater, salt water, chlorinated water or liquids such as drinks. Abuse and improper use of device will invalidate warranty. The device has been tested under Ingress Protection rating IP65/68. Note the Xperia™ X Performance has a capless USB port to connect and charge. The USB port needs to be completely dry before charging.
2 - 5 When compared to Xperia Z2. During battery capacity retention cycle testing conducted in a laboratory by Sony Mobile Communications and Qnovo Incorporated, the battery cell used in Xperia Z2 achieved a lifetime up to 2 times. The result may vary depending on conditions and environment.
SOURCE Sony Mobile Communications
Video with caption: "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". Video available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/cgi-bin/playback.cgi?file=20160607_C6489_VIDEO_EN_707541.mp4&posterurl=http%3a%2f%2fphotos.newswire.ca%2fimages%2f20160607_C6489_PHOTO_EN_707541.jpg&order=1&jdd=20160607&cnum=C6489
Image with caption: "The Xperia X Series (from left to right: Xperia XA, Xperia X Performance, Xperia X and Xperia XA Ultra) will be available in Canada starting June 23, 2016 with various carriers. (CNW Group/Sony Mobile Communications)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20160607_C6489_PHOTO_EN_707523.jpg
Image with caption: "Xperia X Performance: Form-fitting 5-inch display with rounded glass edges and seamless brushed metal back for a stylish, durable, and comfortable design (CNW Group/Sony Mobile Communications)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20160607_C6489_PHOTO_EN_707525.jpg
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