Sony Xperia A4 with 4.6 inch HD display and 20.7 MP camera announced in Japan

While most on the smartphone vendors are focusing on the 5 inch range, Sony has launched a new handset with a slightly smaller display – the Sony Xperia A4.


Sony has announced the launch of the Sony Xperia A4 for NTT Docomo in Japan. The device has a 4.6 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad core Snapdragon 801 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Sony Xperia A4 has a 20.7 MP rear facing auto focus camera with Sony G lens, f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.3″ Sony Exmor RS image sensor and LED flash. There is also a front facing 2.2 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 2600 mAh battery. The handset is available in Grey, Pink, Blue and White colour options. There is a possibility that this handset could be launched globally as the Xperia Z4 Compact.

Sony Xperia A4 specs:

  • 4.6 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 20.7 MP primary camera
  • 2.2 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.0 Lollipop
  • 2600 mAh battery