A couple of photos of the upcoming Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra have been leaked on Weibo and two immediate features stand out. The mid-range smartphone features a rear mounted fingerprint scanner and still has thick bezels on the front.
The phone now features two front-facing cameras, alongside a flash for selfies; with a single camera module remaining on the back. These will supposedly 15MP sensors on the front and a 21MP sensor on the back.
A departure from the normal Sony design is the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, which is a first for the company as previous fingerprint scanners has always been integrated with the power button.
The Xperia XA2 Ultra is said to come with a 6-inch Full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset paired with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, as well as Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.
Sony isn’t expected to reveal anything about this particular device until MWC 2018; which is still a couple of months away.