New Sony Xperia U is among the 3 new Next generation smartphones launched by Sony in INDIA. It is the cheapest smartphone among the 3 phones and the best android powered Smartphone in its current Price range i.e under Rs.18,000. With 3.5-inch touchscreen, Sony Xperia U is powered by a 1 GHz dual-core processor and comes with 512 MB RAM.
Priced at Rs.17399/- Sony Xperia U is the first Sony smartphone to come with a floating touch technology. It is currently running on Android 2.3 and the upgrade to Android 4.0 is on the way in the second quarter of 2012. There are quite a few dual-core Android smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy S II & HTC Sensation XE in India But the Sony Xperia U is the cheapest among all. Like Xperia S, It has ambient illumination of the transparent element design that changes the color of the phone.
Sony Xperia U Specifications:
Dimensions: 112 x 54 x 12 mm
Weight: 110 grams
Screen: 3.5″ scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen with 16 million colors.
Resolution: 854 x 480 pixels
Camera: 5 megapixel Rear with HD video recording (720p), VGA Front
Operating System: Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Processor: 1 GHz STE U8500 Dual Core processor
RAM: 512 MB
Storage: Internal storage: 8GB, 50 GB of free cloud storage.
Connectivity: WiFi, DLNA Certified, aGPS, Native USB tethering
Battery: Li-Ion 1320 mAh. Talk time (up to) 6 hours 36 minutes.
Sony Xperia U Features:
Great quality Screen razor sharp clarity:
Sony Xperia U Sports 3.5″ Reality Display powered by the Mobile BRAVIA® Engine. With 16 million colors, 854 x 480 pixels See every smile from last year’s party in a true detail. And you can easily find the latest Hollywood blockbusters on the pre-loaded Video Unlimited application from Sony Entertainment Network.
Best Camera with fast capture feature
Sony Xperia has 5 megapixel camera with auto focus. With 16x digital zoom and LED flash Capture sunsets, waves and spectacular dives. Fire off the shots. With fast capture camera you can go from sleep to snap in just over a second. Fancy something more moving? Film it all in HD video with your Xperia U touchscreen phone.
3D surround sound with xLoud loudness enhancement.
Plug in your earphones and sit back and listen as the deep bass and high treble shoot around your head. Want more sounds? Enjoy a global catalog of millions and millions of songs* easily accessible through the preloaded Music Unlimited application from Sony Entertainment Network.
Ambient illumination of the transparent element design
Make life more personal with exchangeable bottom caps. The color-changing, illuminating transparent elements back up your favorite artists album art with matching colors when you browse through your music. And they change to match the shades in your photos too.