Sony Xperia SL

Posted:
Aug 20, 2012
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 12, 2012

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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Display

Display size:

4.3 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

342 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

62.21 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

12.1 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (29 fps)

Features:

Video light

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.04 x 2.52 x 0.42 inches (128 x 64 x 10.6 mm)

Weight:

5.08 oz (144 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Colors:

Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition

Screen mirroring:

DLNA

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260

Processor:

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Scorpion

GPU:

Adreno 220

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

26 GB

OS:

Android (4.0.4)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Battery

Type:

Li - Polymer, User replaceable

Talk time:

8.25 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

17.1 days (410 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Music playback:

33.00 hours

Video playback:

6.50 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

This device is also known as Sony LT26ii

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.42 inches)
  • Too little RAM

Description

Sony Xperia SL is an upgraded version of the Sony Xperia S. Featuring a 4.3 inch scratch resistant Bravia Engine display with resolution of 720 x 1280. Under the hood will be a dual-core 1.7GHz Qualcomm MSM8260 Snapdragon S3 chipset with 1GB of RAM on board. Native storage is 27.8GB which actually leaves 25.8GB available to the user. On back is a 12.1MP camera with AF and LED flash that captures video in 1080p. A 1.3MP front facing camera takes self-portraits and enables video chat. Android 4.0 is installed out of the box.

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