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Sony's Xperia Sola is an Android 2.3-based smartphone running on an ST-Ericsson dual-core 1GHz processor. It features a 3.7-inch "Reality Display" which utilizes Sony's Mobile Bravia Engine, 8GB of internal storage, and also has NFC capabilities.

Description

The Sony Xperia U is an Android smartphone with a 3.5-inch display. The device is running Gingerbread and is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor paired with 512MB of RAM.

A mid-range device in Sony's Xperia line, the Xperia P has a unibody aluminium frame with a "WhiteMagic" 4-inch qHD display, which adds an additional stripe of white pixels to the standard RGB layout to enable better performance in sunlight.

The Sony Xperia S, formerly known as the Nozomi, is one of the Sony smartphones announced at CES 2012. The Xperia S has a 4.3-inch 720p display, and is powered by a 1.5Ghz dual-core processor and 1GB of RAM. The Xperia S features both front and rear cameras, the latter of which is a 12.1-megapixel shooter.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: May. 24, 2012

Availability

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: May. 24, 2012
  • Status: Available
  • Status: Available
  • Alias: Xperia MT27i, Xperia sole

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  • Height: 4.57 inches
  • Width: 2.32 inches
  • Thickness: 0.39 inches
  • Weight: 0.24 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: White, Red, Black
  • Loudspeaker: Yes

Hardware

  • Height: 4.41 inches
  • Width: 2.13 inches
  • Thickness: 0.47 inches
  • Weight: 0.24 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: White, Black
  • Height: 4.8 inches
  • Width: 2.34 inches
  • Thickness: 0.41 inches
  • Weight: 0.26 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: Silver, Red, Black
  • Height: 5.04 inches
  • Width: 2.52 inches
  • Thickness: 0.42 inches
  • Weight: 0.32 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: Black, White
  • Screen size (diagonal): 3.7 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Pixel arrangement: RGB
  • Resolution (Y): 854 px
  • Resolution (X): 480 px
  • PPI: 265

Display

  • Screen size (diagonal): 3.5 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Pixel arrangement: RGB
  • Resolution (Y): 854 px
  • Resolution (X): 480 px
  • PPI: 280
  • Screen size (diagonal): 4 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Pixel arrangement: RGB
  • Resolution (Y): 960 px
  • Resolution (X): 540 px
  • PPI: 275
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Screen size (diagonal): 4.3 inches
  • Resolution (Y): 720 px
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • PPI: 342
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • GSM: Yes
  • GSM frequencies supported: 1900, 1800, 900, 850
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • NFC support: Yes
  • Tethering / mobile hotspot: Yes
  • Media streaming: DLNA

Connectivity

  • GSM: Yes
  • GSM frequencies supported: 1900, 1800, 900, 850
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • UMTS frequencies supported: 900, 2100, 1900, 850, 1800
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • GPS: Yes
  • GSM: Yes
  • GSM frequencies supported: 1900, 1800, 900, 850
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • UMTS frequencies supported: 900, 2100, 1900, 850
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • NFC support: Yes
  • Tethering / mobile hotspot: Yes
  • Media streaming: DLNA
  • GSM: Yes
  • GSM frequencies supported: 1900, 1800, 900, 850
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • UMTS frequencies supported: 900, 2100, 1900, 850
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • 802.11n frequencies: 2.4GHz
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • NFC support: Yes
  • Tethering / mobile hotspot: Yes
  • Media streaming: DLNA
  • Manufacturer: ST-Ericsson
  • Brand / family: NovaThor
  • Model: U8500
  • Clock speed: 1 GHz
  • Number of cores: 2

Processor

  • Brand / family: NovaThor
  • Model: U8500
  • Clock speed: 1 GHz
  • Number of cores: 2
  • Manufacturer: ST-Ericsson
  • Brand / family: NovaThor
  • Model: U8500
  • Clock speed: 1 GHz
  • Number of cores: 2
  • Manufacturer: Qualcomm
  • Brand / family: Snapdragon
  • Model: MSM8260
  • Clock speed: 1.5 GHz
  • Number of cores: 2

GPU

  • Manufacturer: ARM
  • Model: Mali-400 MP
  • Model: Adreno 220

Memory

  • RAM size: 512 MB
  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • Internal size: 8 GB
  • External: Yes
  • Max external size: 32 GB
  • External type: microSD

Storage

  • Internal size: 8 GB
  • External: Yes
  • Internal size: 16 GB
  • Internal size: 32 GB

Front Camera

  • Resolution: 0.3 megapixels
  • Video resolution: VGA
  • Video resolution: VGA
  • Resolution: 1.3 megapixels
  • Resolution: 5 megapixels
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 720p

Rear Camera

  • Resolution: 5 megapixels
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 720p
  • Resolution: 8 megapixels
  • Flash: LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Resolution: 12.1 megapixels
  • Flash: LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 1080p
  • Operating system: Android
  • Skin: Timescape
  • Launch OS version: 2.3

Software

  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 2.3
  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 2.3.7
  • Operating system: Android
  • Skin: Sony Ericsson
  • Launch OS version: 2.3.7
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB

Interface

  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB
  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB, Micro HDMI
  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB

Sensors

Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer
  • Capacity: 1320 mAh

Battery

  • Capacity: 1320 mAh
  • Capacity: 1305 mAh
  • Capacity: 1750 mAh

Benchmarks

  • Quadrant: 2466
  • Vellamo: 1090
  • GLBenchmark 720p: 20 FPS
  • GLBenchmark 1080p: 10 FPS
  • AnTuTu: 5430
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