Sony Xperia E1 

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launchMar, 2014

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Design

  • Very compact and lightweight
  • Decent build quality
  • Comfortable on-screen keyboard

Display

  • Underwhelming display, with washed out colors and ordinary viewing angles

Software

  • Android interface with the pleasant Xperia UI
  • Dedicated Walkman button and a rich music app

Performance

  • Decent day-to-day performance powered by an upgraded Snapdragon 200 processor
  • Good web browser performance

Camera

  • Mediocre camera
  • Video recording borders with unusable, appears choppy

Audio

  • Good bundled earphones
  • Good audio quality
  • Average loudspeaker

Battery

  • Average battery life

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  • Stylish

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Sony Xperia E1 Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 4.4No more updates expected
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4 inches
Screen Resolution480x800 pixels (~ 233 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Scratch Resistant DisplayYes
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Dual Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 200Ranked #86 in Mobile Procesor Benchmarks
GPUAdreno 302
RAM512 MB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1750 mAh
Battery Standby551 hrs
Battery Talktime9.20 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Music Listening Time: 81.5 hrs
  • Video Playback Time: 9.5 hrs
Dimensions
Weight120 gm
Thickness12 mm
Camera
Camera3.0 MP
Other Camera Features
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • HDR
  • Image Stabilization
  • Panorama
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • SensMe and SensMe slideshow
  • Gesture input
  • Senser-on-lens
  • STAMINA Mode
  • TrackID music recognition
  • xLoud Experience
  • Shake control
  • 3D and motion gaming
  • Sony Entertainment Network
  • WiFi Direct
  • Smart Connect
  • Xperia Link
  • Movies Application
  • WALKMAN Application

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