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Sony Xperia M2 review: Dial M for midrange

Sony Xperia M2 review: Dial M for midrange - read the full textWe are about to explore the Xperia M2, a smartphone with an agenda of its own. Task number 1 is to upgrade the popular Xperia M. Check. The M2 brings a bigger screen (and ups the resolution), the chipset is better and the camera resolution is higher. The M2 also...


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tell me how is it btr than new galaxy grand neo

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  • 2014-06-05 10:25
  • 7qFi

Great display plus well above average battery life. Seems like a great midrange smartphone at that price.

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  • 2014-06-03 11:28
  • TmtK

Nice phone

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  • 2014-06-02 16:30
  • thua

WEIRD thing is: Sony official site says that this model HAS HDMI output to TV. MOST reviews on the net says IT DOES NOT have this function. WHY? Someone who bought this phone can confirm? Thanks a lot in advance!

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  • 2014-06-02 16:27
  • JkKm

If you compare it with a LG phone you have to compare it with LG L9 II (D605) not the old L9 (D405).

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  • 2014-06-02 09:57
  • nDUE

> In reply to lel @ 2014-06-01 07:27 from HHHH - click to readThanks bro..!

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  • 2014-06-02 09:37
  • uuUK

This seems like a solid device, at a good price. The price is quite a bit better than I expected.

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  • 2014-06-02 02:37
  • Fv4$

From what I see on those sample photos, Sony is using too high settings for post processing. That's why the edges look so weird and detail is lost. Also why noise is so ugly.

I wonder if one can avoid that by using an alternative camera app... still, though, wtf Sony. How can one screw up camera settings so bad, especially while being in the camera industry.

I noticed GSMarena doesn't seem to test the GPS performance, which is pretty important, imho. Any chance to include some GPS-Tester screenshots and measure the time the M2 needs to get your position as an addition?

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  • 2014-06-01 23:50
  • nZma

Nice phone..impresive bettry life..

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  • 2014-06-01 17:34
  • PAtg

> In reply to feisalsinaga @ 2014-06-01 13:56 from 61Gg - click to readInferior brand to Sony quality and build.

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  • 2014-06-01 15:56
  • IbxF

Xiaomi redmi 1s should be an alternative too..

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  • 2014-06-01 13:56
  • 61Gg

> In reply to alexv @ 2014-05-30 23:46 from 3Ana - click to readis very nice look and body

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  • 2014-06-01 10:48
  • 9x6L

> In reply to lel @ 2014-06-01 07:27 from HHHH - click to readthanks sir!!!!!!!

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  • 2014-06-01 08:36
  • PUEc

Game on screen is Blocky Roads, if anyone is interested.

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  • 2014-06-01 07:27
  • HHHH

i think for every review, it should give the measurement of the phone, then i can have immediate idea how large is this phone.

yes, i knew i can check this out at the spec page, but i would have to open another page and come back. why not bring more convenience to readers.

screen size would not tell accurately how the phones measure

i figured out 13.4cm h is the ideal height for me.

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  • 2014-06-01 01:39
  • TCwu

> In reply to Anomynous @ 2014-05-31 18:42 from Kg{J - click to readIt will be included in 4.4.

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  • 2014-05-31 23:48
  • PEdJ

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-05-31 17:34 from 2F6B - click to readHello! If by any chance you figure out the name of the game do let us know here! Seems like a nice one

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  • 2014-05-31 23:21
  • nCHP

I hate sony for creating m2. It defaces xperia c, as some of things were a rebump.
Gorilla glass
And last but most the chipset. Snapdragon.

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  • 2014-05-31 19:58
  • t7Xh

Arriving in USA?

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  • 2014-05-31 19:44
  • 4S}1

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-05-30 21:21 from thaW - click to readWhat are you smoking there? The G2 Mini has a 50% brightness of 91 nits, of course the battery would last longer, the display is almost like turned off. M2 clocks in at a staggering 325 nits at 50%.

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  • 2014-05-31 18:47
  • Kg{J

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