Sony Xperia U

price: N/A|launch: May, 2012

quick review summary

  • + 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

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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

Connectivity

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

More

  • App Store: Google Play Store
  • Noise Filtration
  • Exchangeable Covers
  • FM Radio
  • 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
2.83/5
Average
12-month average
2.94/5
Average

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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