Sony has announced a mid range device in the Xperia Series dubbed as the Sony Xperia C3. It will also come in Dual SIM variant and will be available globally from August 2014. Apart from the SIM Slots both the Single SIM and Xperia C3 Dual SIM will have the same specifications.
The handset will come in Black, White and Mint Color Options. China is expected to get the first stocks, followed by other international markets including India. Company has not disclosed any pricing details.
Sony Xperia C3 Full Features
The Sony Xperia C3 Features a 5.5-Inch IPS LCD TRILUMINOS Display with Sony’s proprietary Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2. The display has 1280 x 720 Pixels Resolution with 267ppi Pixel Density and supports 10 Finger touch support.
The Phone houses a 1.2GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 Processor Coupled with Adreno 305 GPU for smooth performance. The phone also has 1GB of RAM and 8GB of Internal Storage. There is a Micro SD Card slot for further storage expansion up to 64GB.
The Sony Xperia C3 Specs also include a 8 Mega Pixel rear camera with LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Face / Smile Detection, HDR and 1080p video recording. The phone is specially aimed at the selfie clickers as the phone boasts a 5 Mega Pixel Front Facing camera with LED Flash and 25mm Wide Angle Lens and 80 degree field view. The front camera is also capable of 720p video recording. One can also click pictures just by tapping twice on the back cover.
The Phone runs on Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat OS out of the box and houses a 2500 mAh battery fitted inside. The battery capacitive should be enough to churn out up to 11 Hours of 2G Talk time or 25 Hours on 3G.
The Sony Xperia C3 will also have Dual SIM variant. The phone supports 2G, 3G and 4G-LTE Networks. Both the versions will have Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, DLNA, Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP, GPS, A-GPS / GLONASS, FM Radio with RDS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
Sony Xperia C3 Full Specifications
|Name||Sony Xperia C3|
|Body||Dimensions||156.2 x 78.7 x 7.6 mm|
|SIM||Single Micro SIM|
|Network||GSM||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|WCDMA||900 / 2100 MHz|
|Data Speed||GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA: 42 Mbps / HSUPA: 5.76 Mbps, LTE, Cat4, 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL|
|Technology||IPS LCD Capacitive Touch Screen, TRILUMINOS Display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 Pixels|
|Multi-touch||Yes, 10 Point|
|Chipset||CPU||1.2GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 Processor|
|Expandable||Expandable up to 64GB via Micro SD Card slot|
|Camera||Front||5 Mega Pixels, LED Flash, 720p Recording|
|Rear||8 Mega Pixels|
|Camera Features||LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Face / Smile Detection, HDR, Geo-Tagging, 1080p Video Recording|
|Operating System||Android 4.4.2 KitKat|
|Battery||Capacity||2500 mAh Li-Ion|
|Talk Time||up to 11 Hours (2G) / 25 Hours (3G)|
|Standby||up to 1040 Hours (2G) / 1000 Hours (3G)|
|Connectivity||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||Yes, V4.0 with A2DP|
|FM Radio||Yes, with RDS|
|Audio||Yes, 3.5 mm|
|Sensors||Proximity, Accelerometer, Compass|
|Formats||Audio*||MP3, AMR-NB, Wav, AAC, AAC+, MIDI|
|Video*||MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, MP4|
|Others||SNS applications, Photo viewer/editor, Document viewer, Organizer, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input|