Sony Xperia M2 Dual

price Rs. 22,990 onwards launch Apr, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#32
of 39 phones in Rs. 20,000 - 25,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 4 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Slick design
  • Fits comfortably in hand, and allows for one hand operation
  • Android interface with Sony's customizations
  • Good speed/performance
  • Decent call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Excellent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Glossy finish - tends to get covered in smudges
  • Low resolution display
  • Mediocre camera

4 expert review(s)


808+ user reviews

video review

source: @digit
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.8 inches
Screen Resolution540x960 pixels (~ 229 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
  • Scratch Resistant
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400
GPUAdreno 305
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2300 mAh
Battery Standby588 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)633 hrs
Battery Talktime13.41 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)14.50 hrs
Dimensions
Weight148 gm
Thickness8.6 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • HDR
  • Panorama Mode
  • Red Eye Reduction
  • Scene Recognition
  • Exmor RS
Secondary Camera0.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Gesture Input
  • STAMINA Mode
  • Movies Application
  • 3D and motion gaming
  • Sony Entertainment Network
  • WALKMAN Application
  • TrackID Music Recognition
  • xLoud Experience
  • PlayMemories
  • ANT+ support
  • Smart Connect
  • Xperia Link
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • WiFi Direct
  • Friends Application
  • Handwriting 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