Sony Xperia X Compact - Test, Evaluation & Price

Sony Xperia X  Compact – Test, Review & Evaluation.

My name is Stein Jürgen and I have tested and evaluated the Sony Xperia X Compact on September 16, 2016.

Besides ratings the table also shows the current price level of Sony Xperia X Compact which is; 680 USD or 580 EUR.

I have rated Sony Xperia X Compact on ten different quality parameters; Design & materials, user-friendliness, battery, antenna, camera, display, user interface, data speed, gaming experience and conversation quality.

For each quality parameter, I have awarded a rating between 0 and 10, 10 being the best. The overall evaluation of the Sony Xperia X Compact is calculated to an overall evaluation of 66 /100.

In addition to my evaluations of the various quality parameters, you can also read the phone’s SAR Value and the current price level.

Overall evaluation:

66 / 100

Price Level:

$ 680 / € 580

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Review of Sony Xperia X Compact

Design and Materials 8/10(Good) User-friendliness 9/10(Very good)
Display 7/10(Above average) Camera & Video 8/10(Good)
Data Speed 8/10(Good) Gaming Experience 6/10(Average)
Voice Quality 4/10(Below average) Battery Life 6/10(Average)
Navigation Speed 7/10(Above average) Antenna Quality 6/10(Average)

Sony Xperia X Compact has a price tag of appriximately USD 680 or EUR 580 and is not currently amongst the best phones on the market See current Top 30 best cell phones on the market.

If you are looking for a phone that gives you most value for money, please check our Top 30 cell phones with best quality/price ratio. Just seeking a phone with basic functionality? See Top 30 budget smartphones on the market.

My review of Sony Xperia X Compact is based on criteria that I follow as objective as possible. Learn more about me and my evaluation criteria.
/Stein Jürgen


In general, the Sony Xperia X Compact does not offer very much quality for the price. See phones with most value for money for better alternatives.

The quality of Voice Quality is below market avarage. You will most likely not be satisfied with Sony Xperia X Compact if these qualities are important you.

Compare cell phones based on your own quality criteria.

Sony Xperia X Compact: Emission (SAR Value)

The EU’s recommended upper limit is 2W/kg.

The SAR value for Sony Xperia X Compact is 1.08W/kg, which is lower than the EU’s upper limit.

Mobile phones for children: The lower the SAR Value, the better according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). For children we only recommend phones with SAR Values that are less than 0.75W/kg.

See also: Mobile phones with low SAR values.