Sony Xperia U

price N/A launch May, 2012

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • 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

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Average camera
  • No microSD slot

7 expert review(s)


video review

source: @iGyaan
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 2.3, Upgradeable to 4.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size3.5 inches
Screen Resolution480x854 pixels (~ 280 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
  • Scratch Resistant
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1 GHz, Dual Core
RAM512 MB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1320 mAh
Battery Standby472 hrs
Battery Talktime6.60 hrs
Dimensions
Weight110 gm
Thickness12 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • 3D Sweep Panorama
  • Image Stabilization
  • Video Light
Secondary Camera0.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
Exchangeable CoversYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • 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 rating
2.79/5
(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