Sony Xperia C

Posted:
Jun 28, 2013
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jul 01, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Sony Xperia C

Posted: Jun 28, 2013
Market status: Released
Release date: Jul 01, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 5.0" 540 x 960 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor MediaTek, Quad-core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 4 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 2390 mAh(10h 3G talk time)
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

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Display size:

5.0 inches

Resolution:

540 x 960 pixels

Pixel density:

220 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

65.68 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

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Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features:

Video light

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions:

5.57 x 2.92 x 0.35 inches (141.5 x 74.15 x 8.88 mm)

Weight:

5.40 oz (153 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Colors:

Black, Purple, White

Hardware & Performance

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System chip:

MediaTek MT6589

Processor:

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7

GPU:

PowerVR SGX544

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

4 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 32 GB

OS:

Android (4.2.2)

Battery

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Capacity:

2390 mAh

Talk time:

10.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time:

24.5 days (588 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Talk time (3G):

10.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1382 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

25.2 days (605 hours)
the average is 27 days (659 h)

Music playback:

54.00 hours

Video playback:

10.50 hours

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSPA, UMTS

Dual SIM:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Other:

SyncML, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

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Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM, RDS

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 30, 2013

FCC ID value:

PY7PM-0570 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.27 W/kg

Body:

0.36 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.25 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.06 W/kg

This device is also known as Sony C2305

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (220 ppi)

Description

The Sony Xperia C dual SIM 5-incher with MediaTek processor. It sports a 5" 540x960 pixels display, a quad-core MediaTek chipset, 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB of storage and microSD slot, and has an 8 MP Exmor RS sensor on the back.

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