Today Sony mobile Communcations has launced there first series of smart phone since becoming a subsidairy of the Sony Corporation. The Xperia Series include the flagship smart phone Xperia S along with Xperia U, Xperia P and Xperia Solo. They are expected to be avaliable in the second quarter of this year.
SMC has also launced a marketing camapaign to all across the country to market the Xperia series under the name Made of Imagination. In this article we focus on the main features and specifications of Xperia U.
Size and Design:
Xperia U features an elegant design but it is not as sleek as the other members of the Xperia family having a depth of 12mm but is more compact than them with 54mm of width and is 112mm of length. It weighs just 110g. Along with the touch screen navigation it also features touch sensitive controls.
It features a 3.5 inch LED backlite LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M color support and a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. The display quality of the phone is preety good with the pixel density is 280ppi. It supports multitouch up to 4 fingers. The display is protected by Scratch-resistant glass and powered by sony mobile Bravia engine and Timescape UI.
Xperia U features a 5Mp camera having a resolution of 2592 x 1944. It features autofocus and LED flash. The phone has decent image enhancing features including touch focus, 3D sweep panaroma, image stabilization and face and smile detection. It is capable of recording 720p video at 30fps with video light. There is also a secondry VGA camera in the phone.
Processor and OS:
It features a 1Ghz Dual core processor powered by DB8500 GPU and runs Android OS, 2.3 which may be upgreadable to v4.0.
It follows Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n standards featuring W-Fi direct, DLNA and Wi-Fi Hotspot. It also features Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP and EDR and micro USB v2.0 and USB on the go feature. The phone also supports GPS connectivity with A-GPS features and NFC
The phone has 4GB of internal storage capacity and 512 of RAM. It does not feature a memory card slot.
It features Standard Li-Ion 1320 mAH battery which is capable of providing up to 472h of standby time and up to 5h and 36 min of talk time on 3G coverage. It can also play non stop music up to 45hrs.