Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V

price N/A launch Oct, 2011

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 9 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Unique design, decent build quality
  • Comfortable and easy to use one-handed
  • Nice screen with well saturated colors (although sunlight legibility and viewing angles could be better)
  • Nice, fluid Sony skinned Android interface
  • Deep Facebook integration
  • Good web browser
  • Good video playback
  • Good loudspeaker and overall audio quality
  • Good call quality with noise cancellation
  • Dedicated camera shutter key
  • Decent camera performance

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Tends to catch a lot of fingerprints on the screen, and on its glossy plastic body

9 expert review(s)


video review

source: @iGyaan
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 2.3, Upgradeable to 4.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size3.7 inches
Screen Resolution480x854 pixels (~ 265 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
  • Scratch Resistant
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1 GHz
RAM512 MB
Memory
Internal Memory320 MB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Free (Included) Memory Card2 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1500 mAh
Battery Standby430 hrs
Battery Talktime7.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight126 gm
Thickness13 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • Video Light
  • 3D sweep panorama
  • Red Eye Reduction
  • Video Stabiliser
Secondary Camera0.1 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via HDMI
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • BRAVIA Engine
  • Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Support (for Corporate Email)
  • xLOUD loudness enhancement
  • 3D Games
  • Music Recognition
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
2.77/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys