Sony Xperia U

Launch: May, 2012

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Review Summary based on 7 expert review(s)


  • Colorful, young design - bottom section of the phone is removable and replaceable with a cap of different color to suit your mood or clothes!
  • Good bright display with high resolution, saturated colors and good viewing angles
  • Good on-screen QWERTY keypad
  • Good web browser
  • Excellent loudspeaker
  • Great call quality

  • Average camera
  • No microSD slot

Click through to read the 7 expert reviews:

1. Phone Arena 2. CNET 3. Pcworld 4. GSMArena 5. Tech2 6. Techtree 7. Trusted Reviews

Video Review, handpicked by phoneCURRY

from @iGyaan

OS

  • Smartphone OS: Android 2.3 (Upgradeable to 4.0)

Display

  • Touchscreen (Capacitive)
  • Screen Size: 3.5 inches small
  • Screen Resolution: 480x854 pixels (~ 280 pixels per inch)
  • Display Type: LCD, Scratch resistant
  • Sensors: Accelerometer

Processor/RAM

  • Processor: 1 GHz, Dual Core
  • RAM: 512 MB

Memory

  • Internal Memory: 4 GB

Battery

  • Battery Capacity: 1320 mAh
  • Battery Standby: 472 hrs
  • Battery Talktime: 6.60 hrs

Dimensions

  • Weight: 110 gm light
  • Thickness: 12 mm medium

Camera

  • Camera: 5.0 MP
  • Camera Auto-Focus
  • Camera Flash
  • HD Video Recording
  • Other Camera Features: Touch Focus, Face Detection, Smile Detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Image Stabilization, Video Light
  • Secondary Camera: 0.3 MP

Music

  • Music Player
  • FM Radio
  • Standard (3.5mm) earphone jack

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • WiFi
  • 3G
  • 2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)
  • GPS
  • Compass
  • DLNA

Apps

  • App Store: Google Play Store
  • Social Networking Apps
  • Email
  • Instant Messaging
  • Document Viewer
  • Youtube App
  • Voice Recorder
  • Voice Control

More

  • Noise Filtration
  • Exchangeable Covers
  • BRAVIA Engine
  • xLOUD loudness enhancement
  • Music Recognition
  • Sony Entertainment Network (Music Unlimited, Videos Unlimited)
  • USB On-The-Go
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the "magic score" for a phone!

Brand Value-for-Money Rating

average phonecurry internal rating for other phones launched by this brand
6-month average
3.00/5
Good
12-month average
3.04/5
Good

Brand Perception

brand perception based on brand equity surveys
Very Good

Service Quality Rating

overall service/support rating, taking into account both density of service network, and service quality perception based on user surveys
Good

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