Sony Xperia U

Sony

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Design
7.4
Features
7.1
Performance
7.1
Votes:
549

Previously known as Sony Ericsson ST25i Kumquat

General 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 - ST25i
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - ST25a
SIM Mini-SIM
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)
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 480 x 854 pixels, 3.5 inches (~280 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes, up to 4 fingers
Protection Scratch-resistant glass
 - Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
- Timescape UI
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - Sony 3D surround sound audio technology
Memory Card slot No
Internal 8 GB (4 GB user available), 512 MB RAM
Data GPRS Up to 107 kbps
EDGE Up to 296 kbps
Speed HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0, USB On-the-go
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, 3D sweep panorama, image stabilization
Video Yes, 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary Yes, VGA
Features 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
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Browser HTML5, Adobe Flash
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Colors Black, White/ exchangeable bottom caps in white, black, pink, yellow
 - SNS integration
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player
- Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk
- 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 SAR EU 1.62 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 930:1 (nominal) / 1.758:1 (sunlight)
Loudspeaker Voice 65dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 72dB
Audio quality Noise -87.3dB / Crosstalk -87.7dB
Camera Photo / Video

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Sony Xperia U - user opinions and reviews

  • ash121

its the worst phone i have ever come across. i nad my friend bought xperia and u. we had the same problem regarding touch. three times the screen was replaced. better go for other options.

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  • 2014-04-19 10:16
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  • horizon91

Been using this for more than a year now! updated to ICS. In my opinion this is the best phone in this range. But the newer model(like the one im using) may b the latest manufactured model has the problem with the touch screen, so its has become...

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  • humbrish

this mobile has nice features but needed update to 4.2 latest version of anroid and main thing no internal memory not suficient at all !!!!

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