Sony mobiles has come with Sony Xperia NXT series of smartphones that truly justifies the ‘Smartphone’ tag. Among the NXT smartphones by Sony mobiles, Sony Xperia P is one of the most technologically sound and attractive smartphone. The design of Xperia P is distinctive and much better than other devices, which are currently present in the market. Sony mobiles have worked hard on this handset and made it alluring as well as user friendly. Sony Xperia P is packed out with numerous features, which would not only impress users but will also enhance the overall workability on the device. Under the skin, Sony Xperia P has been blessed with vibrant and dynamic dual core processor running at a high speed of 1 GHz. This processor is powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread that is upgradable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Another major highlight of this smartphone is its 4 inches of LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen display, which is perfect fit for watching videos and viewing images. The 8 megapixels of camera is present to snap crystal pictures and videos while the secondary VGA camera will aid the user to make video calls with ease and comfort. Furthermore, 16 GB of internal memory space has been provided to store vast amount of data along with 1 GB of RAM that helps the Android OS to function much smoothly and hassle free.[ + ] Read Sony Xperia P Review
Sony mobiles has worked hard in making Sony Xperia P an attractive and alluring smartphone. This smartphone by Sony has a very distinctive character of its own. The overall design of Xperia P is very simple yet strong. This phone has been made with precision and the complete aluminum body provided the handset with a durable and very modish look. Moreover, what augments the look of Sony Xperia P further is its 4.0 inches of LED-backlit LCD capacitive touch screen display that has a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels.
Sony mobiles have a very impressive portfolio in terms of music phone and this time around the company has not forgotten to pack out Sony Xperia P with impressive entertainment features. This handset features multi format audio and video player and Stereo FM radio with RDS. Connecting to Sony Entertainment Network, the user gets complete access to unlimited music. Also, the handset could be connected to any normal speakers or headphones via 3.5 mm audio jack. Hence, Sony Xperia P could be said to be just right for a life that is packed with entertainment.
Sony Xperia P has a very imposing and remarkable camera section. Here, Xperia P features 8 megapixels of rear camera, which is competent of capturing gorgeous images and record unblemished videos. The camera clicks much amplified pictures via some outstanding facilities of geo-tagging, LED flash, autofocus, touch focus, smile and face detections, image stabilization and 3D sweep panorama. Furthermore, this 8 megapixels of camera can record high definition 1080p of videos at the rate of 30 frames per second with continuous video light and autofocus facility as well. On the other hand, the front VGA camera present in this Android smartphone is certainly worth it. This camera helps the user in snapping self-portraits and support in making video calls with ease and comfort.
Talking about the memory space of Sony Xperia P, it sure is impressive. Sony mobiles have taken care of the memory department and provided Sony Xperia P with a massive internal memory space of 16GB. However, the company has sure missed out in microSD card slot, but that is okay as out of this 16 GB, 13 GB has been made user available. Here, users could save huge amount of data, such as videos, audios, images, games, applications, etc. Apart from 16 GB of internal memory storage space, 1 GB of RAM is present as well that would help Android operating system to perform smoothly.
Sony Xperia P is a complete touch screen handset with 1 GHz of dual core processor powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS. With such high class specifications, one would presume that the battery backup here will not be impressive at all. For that reason, Sony Mobiles has bestowed Xperia P with a 1305 mAh of standard Li-ion battery that guarantees the user to offer a standby time of up to 470 hours in 2G mode and up to 475 hours in 3G mode. Then again, this battery also gives in up to 6 hours of talk time in 2G and five hours of talk time in 3G. In single charge session, user can get up to 80 hours of nonstop music playback.
These days, the importance of internet has grown with a supersonic speed and it is very crucial for the smartphones to have high speed internet connectivity. Keeping this point in mind, Sony Mobiles has provided Sony Xperia P with 3G, GPRS (speed up to 100 kbps), and EDGE (Speed up to 296 kbps) support along with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. to make the web browsing experience much more augmented for the user, Sony Xperia P comes with HTML 5 Adobe Flash browser, which opens up web pages with great speed. The 4.0 inches of Backlit LED LCD Capacitive touch screen display also makes it delightful for the user to work on. To relocate data to other corresponding devices, Sony Xperia P has Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP, EDR along with Micro USB port v2.0 and NFC or Near Field Communication.
Texting or messaging on Sony Xperia P is a complete pleasure. The 4 inches of LED backlit LCD capacitive touch screen display is touch sensitive that in turn allows the user to type on the screen with a preferred keypad. The user can choose either alpha numeric keypad or QWERTY keypad as per their handiness.
Sony Xperia P supports 2G Network GSM 850/900/1800/1900 along with 3G Network HSDPA 900/2100.
Sony Xperia P is powered by Android OS, which gives the user an inclusive right to use to Google PlayStore. Google Play Store, previously known as Android market has abundant games and apps that can be downloaded and installed to Sony Xperia P. Users, can download and install live widgets, live wallpapers, social network apps and addictive games like Fruit Ninja, Angry Birds and Frozen Bubbles. Playing games on 4.0 inches of LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen display is a total delight.
Impressive 4 inches of LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen, 8 megapixels of rear camera with secondary VGA camera, stunning looks.
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Sony Xperia P General
|Global Status||Available. Released 2012, May|
Sony Xperia P Standard Battery Features
|Battery||Standard battery, Li-Ion 1305 mAh|
Sony Xperia P Camera Features
Sony Xperia P Sound Settings
|Ringtones||Vibration; MP3 ringtones|
Sony Xperia P Connectivity Options
|2GNetworkBands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3GNetworkBands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - LT22i|
|3G Network||Yes, HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.8 Mbps|
Sony Xperia P Additional Features
|Quick Office Document Viewer||1|
|JAVA Type||Yes, via Java MIDP emulator|