Sony Xperia SP image appears online

Sony has something interesting to show us on March 18 - the day, on which it has scheduled an official press event, and we think we know what might be coming. Rumor has it that there's a couple of smartphones currently being developed in the company's workshops, one of them being called the Sony Xperia SP (model C530X), also known by its HuaShan nickname. We've seen photos of the said smartphone already and now we're being presented with what looks like an official render of it.

The yet-to-be-announced Sony Xperia SP belongs to the mid-range smartphone category with its 1.7GHz Snapdragon S4 system-on-a-chip and 1GB of RAM. Gracing its front is said to be a 4.6-inch display with resolution of 720 by 1280 pixels. Allegedly, the smartphone also has an 8MP Exmor RS main camera, 16GB of expandable storage, and a 2100mAh battery. 

Overall, pretty good for a mid-range device, although only a thorough test will show whether the Sony Xperia SP is worth one's time and money. Perhaps it will be suitable for those who fancy the Sony Xperia Z design, yet aren't willing to spend too much on a handset. We should know more about the device in 4 days' time.

source: Xperia Blog via Engadget

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15 Comments

1. flexile

Posts: 78; Member since: Jun 03, 2012

This isn't a worth successor to the Xperia P IMO, it just doesn't looks as sexy. :p

2. Feanor

Posts: 1367; Member since: Jun 20, 2012

Finally a precise looking, fresh design after all this plastic flood Samsung sent over our heads these couple of days. :-))

6. oister85 unregistered

thats funny man.

10. mr.sammygalaxynote3

Posts: 15; Member since: Mar 13, 2013

It doesn't matter what you think..what is the best smartphone can beat the samsung galaxy s4 in overclocked at 1.9Ghz..?

14. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

hahaha.. then we see lag and freeze ohh yeah the beast in specs

12. daftastic

Posts: 87; Member since: Jan 07, 2013

That's the truth!

3. daniel_bargs

Posts: 325; Member since: Nov 27, 2010

these Sony Xperia designs are really the best in the Earth.

13. daftastic

Posts: 87; Member since: Jan 07, 2013

I dare say it's now better than Nokia's design.

4. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Thats a very nice phone. Its good too see sony making low end phones

7. smallworld

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

It's not low end but upper midrange.

11. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

mid range my fault

5. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

Mid ranged???? Get ready people cuz Sony is setting the bar for design, power, and productivity this year......if this is mid ranged then just wait for their next high end phone!

8. NicoX

Posts: 13; Member since: Mar 14, 2013

If this was has 2gigs of ram ill go for it

9. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Sony, I love you!

15. bipinm

Posts: 124; Member since: Oct 07, 2012

The Transparent Strip is present at the bottom and it will change colours like Xperia U... The design is Superb... Sony is back... Well Done Kaz

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