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Sony Xperia P review: Ironclad

Sony Xperia P review: Ironclad - read the full textSealed in an aluminum unibody but still oozing the new NXT series style, the Sony Xperia P joins an elite club of metal-clad phones. And then there's the WhiteMagic screen to make it unique in the mobile world. In short, the Xperia P is one of...


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I got my Xperia P with ICS out of the box and Smart Tags.. I LOVE IT!

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  • 2012-10-27 09:27
  • K7eu

I just bought my Xperia P and I'm pretty happy with it. Although battery kills me coz I'm a heavy user for games and internet, it got a really fast-charging charger anyways, so it's not really a big deal for me.. I chose it over sola and U because it has front face cam which is really good for video calls (which sola lacks) and has a larger storage capacity than the non expandable storage of Xperia U (though it has a front face cam) and it's slightly cheaper than the Xperia S. It's a pretty decent phone for me who had been using the obsolete iPhone 3g.. I LOVE SONY! I LOVE XPERIA P!

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  • 2012-10-27 09:25
  • K7eu

> In reply to MarkusLeto @ 2012-10-13 09:30 from 7X9e - click to readI've been using my Xperia P without back cover since July, and I can tell that you won't have that issue with peeling paints since this is anodized aluminium.

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  • 2012-10-13 22:55
  • QDZG

Anyone here who been using the Xperia P for months? I'm rather captivated by the metal unibody.. Is it painted/anodized? Will it have peeling paints issues much like the iphone5's back? Cos if it does, well, I'd rather stick to high quality Xperia plastic. Or keep praying for metal Lumia..

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  • 2012-10-13 09:30
  • 7X9e

Sony Xperia p , wait for me i m gonna get u next month , u r best in all aspects ..................Sony i am totally happy with u .:)

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  • 2012-10-12 11:35
  • UNUx

Love this phone, good industrial design, solid build with aluminium unibody, good camera, great mp3 audio quality, good sharp resolution on the display, would buy again! ICS is quite good on it too!

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  • 2012-10-05 19:38
  • q}0@

The P is even better value now that it's really cheap

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  • 2012-10-03 03:02
  • uBNA

Why not coming videocalling? Were is options

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  • 2012-08-23 14:07
  • uvs@

I have the same question here with Genesis!

Samsung Galaxy Sii with Ice Cream Sandwitch has better results in benchmarks and especially in Browser Mark.

How about Sony Xperia P?I am confused between Samsung Sii and Sony Xperia P.I have both seen hands on.Also with Asus Nexus 7 as my tablet.I know pros and cons about these phones...Sii is a monster Sony P is a beauty...

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  • 2012-08-20 16:47
  • gxQR

Will you be updating the benchmark results after it's ICS update?

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  • 2012-08-20 03:42
  • myiS

Hey thr is anetwork prblm in this phn......whnevr u disconnect an ongoing call immediaty ur network bars get disappered....d person who calls u again will get ur phn switchd off untill the network bars come happens after each n every call

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  • 2012-08-11 07:15
  • 2@12

> In reply to Ajjay @ 2012-08-04 11:21 from 7qB8 - click to readXperia U is the one with color changing led

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  • 2012-08-09 04:27
  • a3xe

> In reply to Ajjay @ 2012-08-04 11:21 from 7qB8 - click to readAjjay, the LED lights on the Xperia P are only one color--white--and only come on when you press on one of the buttons.

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  • 2012-08-06 11:29
  • 3YaM

Hi, i have plans to buy this phone, I jst wanna know whether it is possible to turn off the colour changing LED's in the transparent strip?? it may be annoying glowing every now and then!!

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  • 2012-08-04 11:21
  • 7qB8

Sony should think over to replace/provide the big battery of xperia P. The only drawback of xperia P is the small battery only 1305 mah. This will also enhance the sale of Sony xperia P. Is it possible SONY.......................

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  • 2012-07-29 13:35
  • t}jK

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-06-06 22:51 from p@xu - click to readthat in the review ). I don't like the pnistioniog of the speakers on the iPhone (3GS) I cover them when I'm holding it landscape. Texting and internet doesn't matter to me its all the same But I think this phone has delivery messages which I like, and the current iPhone 4 does not. For gaming come on. It is quite obvous that this is the best choice for gaming

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  • 2012-07-28 20:20
  • JyH@

> In reply to nik @ 2012-06-28 18:26 from t1$E - click to readHello everyone ! i just bouhgt this last night I'll tell you something this phone rocks It's already Rooted Unlocked rogers yuck and the touch ,scroll its quite fast ,The home screen deleted it. but kept time scape which is cool. I've being playing with this all day.The gaming part is great, wont lie but graphics could be better. PS3 guy And that damn annoying auto brightness could be fixed!! But the phone is a keeper:)

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  • 2012-07-28 16:55
  • LFyn

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-06-04 20:43 from vfxa - click to readThe phone comes with a Shatter Proof protector and it's VERY easy to scactrh/scuff and that's why you have that scuff. I took mine off and it makes the phone display look better and no scactrhes.

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  • 2012-07-28 12:56
  • uRCI

> In reply to Anup @ 2012-06-24 20:33 from 9Ac6 - click to readPhone just came out for Verizon a few days ago (May 26th) for $199 w/ contract. I saw the dummy phone in Best Buy and it is falriy comfortable to hold. Moreso than the PSPgo. You can get it from Amazon for $99. I basically want it for emus, but will wait for its successor. I refuse to play NBA Jam and Mike Tyson Main Event on my iPhone 4 without real controls. Xperia Play controls is the only answer!

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  • 2012-07-28 12:19
  • 3UQW

dont dare to purchase this phone. i have worst experience. things are not able to load into memory.

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  • 2012-07-26 01:31
  • rKh9

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