Thursday, June 21, 2012

Sony Xperia U with 16 x digital zoom and LED flash

Sony’s Xperia U has a 3.5 inch scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. The Xperia U runs Google’s Android 2.3 operating system (upgrade to Android 4, Ice Cream Sandwich), and is powered by a 1 GHz STE U8500 dual-core processor. The touchscreen Xperia U has a 5 megapixel primary camera with 16 x digital zoom and LED flash. The camera comes with a range of useful features such as auto focus, 3D sweep panorama, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization, self timer and image editor. The most amazing quality of this screen is that it gives a real display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine of Sony and has Timescape UI with multitouch facility upto four fingers.

Camera and video

5 megapixel camera with LED flash and Auto focus
16x digital zoom
HD video recording (720p)
3D Sweep Panorama
Image playback, supported formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WBMP
Image capture, supported format: JPEG
Video playback and recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4
Face detection
Front-facing camera (VGA)

Connectivity and communication

USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
WiFi and WiFi Hotspot functionality
DLNA Certified
Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync, Google Sync and Facebook
WebKit web browser with Pan & zoom
Bluetooth technology
Native USB tethering


Internal phone storage: 8GB (up to 4GB user-accessible memory)
RAM: 512 MB


GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS HSPA 900, 2100 (Global except Americas)
UMTS HSPA 850, 1900, 2100 (Americas)


TrackID music recognition
xLOUD Experience – audio filter technology from Sony
FM Radio with RDS
3.5 mm audio jack for headphones
Audio playback, supported formats: MP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg vorbis
Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
Timescape with Twitter integrated
Facebook inside Xperia 2.0
Sony Entertainment Network (selected markets only)
Clear bass and clear stereo


3.5”, 854 x 480 pixels 16,777,216 colour TFT
Reality display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine
Scratch-resistant, anti-reflection coating on mineral glass
Capacitive touchscreen with on-screen QWERTY keyboard
Screenshot capturing

Pre-loaded applications

Google Voice Search
Google Talk with video chat
Google Mail
Google Calendar
Google Gallery 3D
Google Maps with Street View and Latitude

Sony Xperia U smartphone price is between Rs 16,499 and Rs 17,399

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