Sony launched their latest android smartphone Sony Xperia M2 Aqua in India. The phone is packed with Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS, 4.8 Inches display, 1.2 GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 Processor, 1GB RAM, 8MP rear camera, 8GB Internal storage and 2330 mAh Non-removable Li-ion battery.
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua Short Review
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua is the hot smartphone from Sony with special features of waterproof body and 4.8-inch qHD display. Sony Xperia M2 Aqua will be available soon in India and the sales starts in countries like in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Europe by 2014 end.
Display, Processor and GPU
It gets a big 4.8-inch qHD capacitive touch screen display with power of 960 x 540 pixels resolution of clarity images. Powering the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua is a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8226) processor for high end performance. The phone also packed with Adreno 305 GPU for good graphic processing.
OS, Camera and Features
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua runs on latest Android 4.4 (KitKat) operating system. The camera used is a high quality 8MP rear camera with LED flash, Exmor RS sensor, 1080p video recording options. Front camera is a good 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing type for selfies and video calling options.
Dimensions, Entertainment and Protection
The phone on external measures 8.6mm thick and weighs 149 grams. It is highly protected and packed with safety and security options. It offers IPX5 and IPX8 (waterproof) and IP6x (dust proof). Sony Xperia M2 Aqua gets 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS too.
RAM, Storage and Connectivity
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua features 1GB RAM. Storage options includes 8GB internal memory. Memory can be further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. Connectivity options packed in this phone includes 3G HSPA+, WiFi 820.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 etc.
Battery, Colors and Price
The phone also offers GPS, NFC. Battery powers the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua is a 2330mAh Battery for long hours of back up and talk time. Available colors of Sony Xperia M2 Aqua are Black and White and Purple colors to choose. It is expected to be priced around Rs. 20,999/- In India.
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua Features
- Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS
- 4.8 Inches capacitive touch screen
- 1.2 GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 Processor
- 1GB RAM
- 8MP rear and VGA front camera with LED flash
- 8GB Internal storage, Expandable up to 32GB via microSD card
- IP65/IP68 certified dust and water resistant
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 2330 mAh Non-removable Li-ion battery
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua Specifications
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua
|Operating System (OS)||Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS|
|Processor||1.2 GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7|
|Chipset||MSM8926-2 Qualcomm Snapdragon 400|
|RAM||1 GB LP-DDR3|
|Sensors||Proximity, accelerometer, compass, light sensor|
|Screen Size & Resolutions||4.8 Inches, 540 x 960 pixels resolutions, 229 ppi, Up to 4 fingers multi-touch support|
|Display Technology||IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with Scratch resistant glass|
|Rear camera||8 MP|
|Camera features||LED flash, autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, HDR, panorama, 1080p@30fps video recording, video calling, automatic scene selection|
|Inbuilt Capacity||8 GB (User available space may less)|
|Expandable Capacity||Expandable up to 32GB via microSD card|
|Mobile Network Support||2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz|
|3G: WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100 MHz|
|4G: LTE 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 MHz|
|GPRS/EDGE (Class 12)|
|SIM Card Type||Micro-SIM|
|Internet Speed||HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, apt-X, LE Profiles|
|USB||microUSB v2.0 with USB Host and USB On the go|
|3.5mm audio jack||Yes|
|GPS||A-GPS with GLONASS|
|Audio & Video|
|FM Radio||FM radio with RDS|
|Audio Playback Formats||MP3, AAC, AAC+, AMR, WMA, MIDI, 3G2, ASF, OGG, M4A, MA4|
|Video Playback Formats||3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV, XviD, MOV, XviD|
|Battery||2330 mAh Non-removable Li-ion battery|
|Talk Time: Up to 12 hours 11 minutes in 2G and 11 hours 23 minutes in 3G Network|
|Standby Time: Up to 641 hours in 2G and 595 hours in 3G Network|
|Dimensions & Weight|
|Dimensions||140 x 72 x 8.6 mm|
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua Price in India On 17 April 2015: Rs. 20,999/-
Sony recently launched another android smartphone Sony Xperia C3 in India. The phone has Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS, 5.5 Inches display, 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, 1GB RAM, 8MP rear camera, 8GB Internal storage and 2500mAh Li-Ion battery.