Sony Xperia U

Sony

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Design
7.4
Features
7.1
Performance
7.1
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583

Previously known as Sony Ericsson ST25i Kumquat

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100 - ST25i
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - ST25a
Speed HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Up to 107 kbps
EDGE Up to 296 kbps
Launch Announced 2012, February
Status Available. Released 2012, May
Body Dimensions 112 x 54 x 12 mm (4.41 x 2.13 x 0.47 in)
Weight 110 g (3.88 oz)
SIM Mini-SIM
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.5 inches (~55.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (~280 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes, up to 4 fingers
Protection Scratch-resistant glass
 - Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
- Timescape UI
Platform OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Chipset NovaThor U8500
CPU Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
GPU Mali-400
Memory Card slot No
Internal 8 GB (4 GB user available), 512 MB RAM
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama
Video 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary VGA
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - Sony 3D surround sound audio technology
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, DLNA
Bluetooth v2.1, A2DP, EDR
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB microUSB v2.0, USB Host
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Browser HTML5, Adobe Flash
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/H.264/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player
- Organizer
- Document viewer
- Voice memo/dial/commands
- Predictive text input
Battery   Li-Ion 1320 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 260 h (2G) / Up to 472 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 6 h 36 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 36 min (3G)
Music play Up to 45 h
Misc Colors Black, White/ exchangeable bottom caps in white, black, pink, yellow
SAR EU 1.62 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 930:1 (nominal) / 1.758:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 65dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 72dB
Audio quality Noise -87.3dB / Crosstalk -87.7dB

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Sony Xperia U - user opinions and reviews

  • hello india

don't buy this phone, it always hangs,& it get switch offs automatically in between the conversation,& when you want to attend any important call phone gets stuck, and if you are a gamer dont buy at all, because all these are my exp...

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  • 2015-03-27 06:45
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Official Sony ICS is exactly as described, in my experience. There's not a lot you can do about it, other than roll back to 2.3.7, which is officially a service centre operation, though is possible with flashtool, the appropriate rom (may depend on r...

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  • 2015-03-25 10:55
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  • tratu`

after updated to 4.0.4 ICS, my phone is not working properly it got slow while try to access internet and processing of the other tasks PLEASE HELP ME TO GET THE PROPER MAINTENANCE OF THE DEVICE

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  • 2015-03-23 09:59
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