Sony - one of the well-known masters of digital world has proven once again that they are still in the smartphone race with their latest release of a mid-range 4G supported gadgets. SP refers combined specs of Sony Xperia S and Sony Xperia P. It is good to say more than that. In US, the release date is announced as May 20, 2013. In other countries, like India, it was already released on April 10, 2013.
The Sony Xperia SP advances among all previous mid ranged smartphones in many areas like:
- Design and connectivity
- Battery backup
- Entertaining media
Design and connectivity:
The structural design of Sony Xperia SP is much superior to other models. It’s light weight and the aluminum frame facilitates smooth handle. The phone measures 130.6 x 67.1 x 9.98mm and weighs just 155 grams. It also has a illuminated bar on its rear tail end which can be customized and makes the room colorful at night. It supports faster data transfer with its high speed Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity.
The phone comes with a 4.6-inch display screen on the front, with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels giving you an impressive 319ppi pixel density. The gorilla glass protection makes it even smarter.
The 8 mega pixel camera, LED flash light in rear and 0.3 mega pixel cameras are stuffed with more additional software features from Sony like superior auto mode and we can launch the camera in single press key at the side.
The feature that mesmerized many is superior auto mode with 16 X zoom designed by Sony, takes pictures of high resolution at the rate of 1280 x 720 pixels with 319 PPI pixel densities. It is recommended to keep the images safe, as the pictures are of high clarity and on unintentional deletion / loss requires a superior android photo recovery tool like Remo Recover for Android, to restore the large size images of various formats.
On reading the above stuffs you may think that there is no gain in battery backup. Sony Xperia has swollen a 2370mAh battery, which is well enough for the entire Smartphone. Solidly the phone will make out for more than 12 hours a day. To be specific take a look.
Endurance rating – 51 hours
3G Talk Time – 19 hours
4G Web browsing – 6 hours
Video playback – 7 hours
Along with these advantages, it has own limitations like
- Makes use of a specialized video player application to stream paid videos downloaded from Sony entertainment network. It tops in performance but fails to load videos downloaded from Google services or some others
- The battery is non-replaceable and non-detachable by the users
- Uses only Dual core processor where other Smartphones of its type were in Quad core processor technology
On the whole the configuration and the features are good for its price. For this we can appreciate Sony. On teaming up with Android, it can make wonders.