Sony Xperia U

Sony Xperia U
Sony Xperia U Display Size 3.5 inches 480 x 854 pixels
Sony Xperia U Camera Info 5 MP VGA Front
Sony Xperia U processor and RAM STE U8500 512 MB RAM
  • OS: Android OS, v2.3
  • DIMENSION: 112 x 54 x 12 mm
  • STORAGE: 8 GB (4 GB user-accessible)
  • BATTERY: 1320 mAh
  • GPU: Mali-400MP

Sony Xperia U Android Smartphone was launched in February 2012. It is running on the STE U8500 processor with Mali-400MP GPU. The phone has 512 MB RAM and 8 GB (4 GB user-accessible) of internal storage which is not expandable.

The Xperia U has a 3.5 inches FWVGA, 480 x 854 pixels display with a pixel density of 280 ppi. Coming to cameras, it has a 5 MP rear camera and a VGA front camera for selfies. It has a microUSB port for data syncing and charging. There is a accelerometer sensor present on the Xperia U. It is a single SIM smartphone with support for 3G, USB OTG, Wi-Fi, FM Radio, Bluetooth and GPS too.

The Xperia U runs on Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.0 and all this is powered by a 1320 mAh battery. It measures 112 x 54 x 12 mm (height x width x thickness) with a total weight of 110 grams including battery.

Sony Xperia U Detailed Specifications

General General Info

Phone : Sony Xperia U
Manufacturer : Sony
Announced : February 2012
Status : Available - May 2012
Colors : Black, White/ exchangeable bottom caps in white, black, pink, ye
Form Factor : Candybar
Dimension : 112 x 54 x 12 mm (4.41 x 2.13 x 0.47 in)
Weight : 110 g (3.88 oz)
2G Network : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network : HSDPA 900 / 2100 - ST25iHSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - ST25a
Messaging : SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

Display Display

Type : LED-backlit LCD, capacitive touchscreen
Colors : 16M colors
Size : 3.5 inches [Browse Similar]
Resolution : FWVGA, 480 x 854 pixels [Browse Similar]
Pixel Density : 280 ppi
Screen-to-Body Ratio : 55.77%
Multi-Touch : Yes

Hardware Hardware and OS

OS : Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.0
Processor : Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, STE U8500 [Browse Similar]
GPU : Mali-400MP [Browse Similar]
RAM : 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory : 8 GB (4 GB user-accessible)
External Memory : No

Camera Camera

Rear Camera

: 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Browse Similar]

Flash

: LED flash

Features

: Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face And Smile Detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Image Stabilization

Video

: Yes, 720p@30fps, video light

Front Camera

: Yes, VGA [Similar]

Connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS

: Up to 107 kbps

EDGE

: Up to 296 kbps

3G

: HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps

Bluetooth

: Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR

WI-FI

: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA

USB

: Yes, microUSB v2.0, USB On-the-go support

GPS

: Yes, with A-GPS support

Browser

: HTML5, Adobe Flash

Memory User Memory

Internal

: 8 GB (4 GB user-accessible), 512 MB RAM

Expandable Storage

: No

USB OTG

: Supported

Multimedia Multimedia

3.5 mm Jack

: yes

Radio

: Stereo FM radio with RDS

Games

: Yes + Downloadable

Loud Speaker

: yes

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint

: fingerprint not supported

Proximity Sensor

: proximity sensor present

Accelerometer Sensor

: accelerometer sensor present

NFC

: NFC not supported

Battery Battery

Type

: Standard battery, Li-Ion

Capacity

: 1320 mAh

Stand by

: Up to 260 hours (2G)
Up to 472 hours (3G)

Talk Time

: Up to 6 hours 36 mins (2G)
Up to 5 hours 36 mins (3G)