• 4.6" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 3GB
    MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 23-MP, f/2 1 Rear Camera
  • 2700 mAh

The Sony Xperia X Compact phone has a 4.6-inch (1280x720) IPS LCD screen, a 23MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2700 mAh and the main processor is a MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductXperia X Compact (Launched 2016-09-01), Price: 219 USD at Amazon
Display4.6" 1280x720 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 23-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2700 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 135g (4.8oz), 129x65x9.5 mm (5.08 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches)
Price (Market)$219
Diagonal (inches)4.6"
Display/Body Ratio69.6%
Sharpness (PPI)319 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2700 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time11 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8956 Snapdragon 650
Processor # Cores6
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)4x1.4 & 2x1.8 GHz
RAM Options3GB
Internal Storage Options32GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Xperia X Compact Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Xperia X Compact was retailing at around $219 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. Our information shows that the Xperia X Compact is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating certification.
No, the Xperia X Compact does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things may be different in Abroad. We mostly track USA data.
No, the Xperia X Compact resolution of (1280x720) is not defined as 4K.
No, the Xperia X Compact is not compatible with Wireless Charging.
No, the Xperia X Compact does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the Xperia X Compact is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).
No, the Xperia X Compact does not work on 5G NR networks.
Yes, the Xperia X Compact is a USB-C handset.
No, the Xperia X Compact does not have a removable battery.

Sony Xperia X Compact Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better