Sony Xperia XA1 Pre-Orders Start in Malaysia at RM 1199 By Rida | Mar 29, 2017 12:21 PM EDT Sony, the Japanese tech giant announced one of the best smartphones in the tech market at Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona. The Sony Xperia XA1 was one of the most attractive smartphones along with other Sony smartphones launched at the event. The Xperia XA1 is now available for pre-orders in Malaysia. The smartphone was launched together with Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZs, and Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphones. As per the Malaysia's online retailer, Direct D has listed the Sony Xperia XA1 Smartphone on its website for pre-orders. The device is seen having a price tag of RM 1199 and it is claimed that the online retailer will ship gifts worth RM 268 for customers placing the pre-order. The Sony Xperia XA1 enthusiasts in Malaysia can pre-order this amazing featured Smartphone on Direct D website and it is the four color options- Black, White, Pink and Gold which the device is available. The gifts that are expected to accompany the Smartphone are the Sony Charging Dock, Silicon Case and a Tempered Glass. Sony Xperia XA1 has smooth, rounded form and a full-width 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. The Smartphone body has precision-cut edges and aluminum sides with continuous color on front and back. Under the hood, the Sony Xperia XA1 is powered by Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20 Octa-core chipset for a quicker and smoother UX coupled with Mali-T880MP2 GPU and 3GB of RAM. The phone holds a 32GB of onboard storage with an option further expansion up to 256GB via microSD card. Sony Xperia XA1 sports a 23MP primary camera with Exmor RS for mobile sensor and F2.0 lens on the rear with laser autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, and panorama features. The front face of the phone is equipped with 8MP front selfie camera featuring a 23mm wide-angle lens. Sony Xperia XA1 comes with Android 7.0 Nougat OS straight-out of the box and 2,300mAh battery with Quick Charge support is equipped inside. The phone also features Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, and Ambient light sensor.