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Sony Xperia L Remove phone

Posted: 18 Mar 2013
Market Status: Released
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Sony Xperia M Remove phone

Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released
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Sony Xperia miro Remove phone

Posted: 13 Jun 2012
Market Status: Released
Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phoneSmart phone
OSAndroid (4.2.2, 4.1.2)Android (4.3, 4.1)Android (4.0.4)
Dimensions5.07 x 2.56 x 0.38 inches (128.7 x 65 x 9.7 mm)4.88 x 2.44 x 0.37 inches (124 x 62 x 9.3 mm)4.45 x 2.34 x 0.39 inches (113 x 59.4 x 9.9 mm)
Weight4.83 oz (137 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
3.88 oz (110 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
ColorsBlack, Red, WhiteBlack, Purple, Yellow, WhiteBlack, Pink, Yellow, White
Display
Physical size4.3 inches4.0 inches3.5 inches
Resolution480 x 854 pixels480 x 854 pixels320 x 480 pixels
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

228 ppi245 ppi165 ppi
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

TFTTFTTFT
Screen-to-body ratio60.85 %57.39 %54.30 %
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassProximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Camera
Camera8 megapixels5 megapixels5 megapixels
FlashLEDLEDLED
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)AutofocusAutofocus
Software FeaturesTouch to focus, Face detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Self-timerTouch to focus, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo taggingTouch to focus, Geo tagging, Self-timer
SettingsExposure compensation, White balance presets Exposure compensation, White balance presets
Shooting ModesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, EffectsPanoramaPanorama, Scenes
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD)1280x720 (720p HD)640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)
FeaturesVideo calling Video calling
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA0.3 megapixels VGA0.3 megapixels VGA
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 PlusQualcomm Snapdragon S4 PlusQualcomm Snapdragon S1
ModelMSM8230MSM8227MSM7225A
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, KraitDual-core, 1000 MHz, KraitSingle core, 800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A5
Graphics processorAdreno 305Adreno 305Adreno 200 (enhanced)
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1 GB RAM1 GB RAM0.5 GB RAM / 4096 MB ROM
Built-in storage8 GB4 GB2.2 GB
Maximum User Storage5.6 GB2 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB
Battery
Capacity1750 mAh1750 mAh1500 mAh
User replaceableYesYesYes
Talk time8.50 hours
the average is 14 h (835 min)
10.30 hours
the average is 14 h (835 min)
5.00 hours
the average is 14 h (835 min)
Stand-by time20.8 days (498 hours)
the average is 16 days (390 h)
20.8 days (498 hours)
the average is 16 days (390 h)
19.6 days (470 hours)
the average is 16 days (390 h)
Talk time (3G)9.10 hours
the average is 16 h (963 min)
9.00 hours
the average is 16 h (963 min)
6.00 hours
the average is 16 h (963 min)
Stand-by time (3G)18.9 days (454 hours)
the average is 22 days (526 h)
18.9 days (454 hours)
the average is 22 days (526 h)
22.7 days (545 hours)
the average is 22 days (526 h)
Music playback43.20 hours39.40 hours36.00 hours
Video playback7.50 hours6.58 hours8.00 hours
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA, MiracastDLNADLNA
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognitionAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognition, Custom equalizer
RadioFM, Stereo, RDSFM, Stereo, RDSFM, Stereo, RDS
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz850, 1900, 2100 MHz
DataHSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Hearing aid compatibilityM3M3 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.02.1, EDR
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band802.11 b, g, n
Mobile hotspotYesYesYes
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0USB 2.0
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSBmicroUSB
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPSGPS, A-GPSGPS
NavigationYesYesYes
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, ANT+Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Availability
Officially announced18 Mar 201304 Jun 201313 Jun 2012
Shopping information
Accessories  Charger, micro USB cable for charging, synchronisation and file transfer, and user documentation.
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

12 May 2013 24 Aug 2012
FCC ID value: PY7PM-0290 link FCC ID value: PY7PM-0190 link
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head0.65 W/kg 1.25 W/kg
Body0.40 W/kg 0.91 W/kg
Product Specific Use1.04 W/kg 1.36 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission1.59 W/kg  

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