Sony Xperia XZ Premium & Xperia XA1 Ultra officially released for RM3399 and RM1899 in Malaysia


The Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Today, Sony Malaysia has announced the released of the Xperia XZ Premium and XA1 Ultra nationwide. Both devices are priced RM3399 and 1899 respectively, and the pre-order has started today (25 May) until 4 June at selected Sony stores, centres, authorised dealers as well as Below is the official specifications:

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra


  • MediaTek Helio P20 Octa Core 64bit (quad core 2.3GHz + quad core 1.6GHz)
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage (expandable memory available up to 256GB)
  • Measures 165  x  79  x  8.1 mm, weighs 188g 
  • 6-inches Full HD display in 1080p
  • 23MP main camera (1/2.3-inch Exmor RS for mobile, F/2.0, 24mm wide angle lens,  5x clear image zoom)
  • 16MP front camera (Exmor RS, F/2.0, 23mm wide angle lens, OIS, Smart Selfie flash)
  • Features USB Type-C, Fingerprint sensor, dual nano SIM
  • Supports 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC connectivity
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • 2700mAh battery


They weren't kidding when they named this XA1 Ultra, it's really big


The back feels plastic-ish


Your standard shutter, power, and volume button


Speaker grill and USB Type-C


Headphone jack on top

Sony Xperia XZ Premium


  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, Adreno 540 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage (expandable memory available up to 256GB)
  • Measures 156  x  77  x  7.9 mm, weighs 191g 
  • 5.5-inches 4K HDR display TRILUMINOS panel, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 19MP main camera (1/2.3-inch Exmor RS for mobile, F/2.0, 25mm wide G lens, BIONZ for mobile, Motion Eye Memory Stacked Sensor, Predictive Hybrid Focus, Super slow motion 960fps video capture, Triple Image Sensing technology, anti-distortion shutter, 5x clear image zoom, x8 digital zoom, HDR, SteadyShot with Intelligent Active Mode, 4K recording)
  • 13MP front camera (Exmor RS, F/2.0, 22mm wide angle lens, SteadyShot with Intelligent Active Mode)
  • Features IP68 water and dust resistant certification, USB Type-C 3.1, Fingerprint sensor,  Dual nano SIMs (hybrid)
  • Supports 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC connectivity
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • 3230 mAh battery


The world's first smartphone with 4K HDR display


The back is really shiny too, as you can see
Also, the super slow-mo feature is back too on the camera


Headphone jack on top as usual


Just the USB Type-C alone


The Volume, Power/Fingerprint, and Shutter button

Getting back to the pre-order, those who do so on the Xperia XZ Premium will get a SBH80 Stereo Bluetooth headset, a limited edition of Touch 'n Go preloaded worth RM100, screen warranty care+ and a transparent case with tempered glass screen protector for free. On the other hand, those who pre-order the XA1 Ultra will be granted a UCH12W Quick Charger and a transparent case with tempered glass screen protector for free as well. 

Currently, the XZ Premium is available in Luminous Chrome and Deepsea Black, Bronze Pink will be available at a later time in the near future. Stay tuned for more Sony news at