Sony Xperia V is an expected smartphone product from the staple of Sony, retailers like Dustin and Swedish partners has been listed as carriers that will be vending the smartphone, the source revealed that the Sony Xperia V will begin its availability in Sweden from 3rd December, while other market are still expecting the release date of the device. This waterproof Sony Xperia V device will be offered at 4, 299 SEK around $657 or €507. The Sony Xperia V device will be arriving with a number of competitive specifications such as; a dual core 1.5 GHz processor, 8 GB internal storage, 1 GB RAM, 4G LTE network, and will be running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich which will be upgradable to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The display will be a 4.3 inch touchscreen HD display, 13MP capture and video camera, not excluding a VGA pixel front facing camera and many more features on the Sony Xperia V smartphone.
Let’s go take a look at the packaged features on the Sony Xperia V device
The Sony Xperia V device has a TFT capacitive touchscreen 4.3 inches display that resembles a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels featuring a 16M colors as well as a pixel density of ~342ppi, up to 10 fingers multitouch packed with Timescape UI. The IP57 design on the Sony Xperia V device renders it water and dust resistant.
The rear facing primary camera equipped on the Sony Xperia V is 13 MP having a resolution of 4128 x 3096 pixels and featuring LED flash, autofocus, video light, continuous autofocus, 3D sweep panorama, geo-tagging, image stabilization, face detection, touch focus as well as video recording at 1080@30fps.
The Sony Xperia V is powered by a Krait dual core 1.5 GHz processor supported by an Adreno 225 GPU and features a Qualcomm MSM8960 chipset.
Storage and Memory
Sony has made an 8 GB internal storage on the Sony Xperia V device and also provided a microSD card slot for storage expansion, the RAM memory is 1 GB.
The Sony Xperia V is provided to run on Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich that can later be upgraded to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Network and Connectivity
The Sony Xperia V device will work with GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 3G Network as HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 and 4G Network as LTE 800 / 2600 as well as other connectivity options that includes; Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA along with Wi-Fi hotspot, GPS with A-GPS support, GLONASS, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, NFC support and a microUSB v2.0 connector.
As regarding the battery, Sony had empowered the Sony Xperia V with a standard Li-Ion 1750 mAh battery that boasts of 300 hours standby time on 2G, and up to 400 hours on 3G, a talk time up to 7 hours on 2G or 3G, and music play can sustain 18 hours.
The weight of the Sony Xperia V device is 120g having a dimension of 129 x 65 x 10.7 mm.
Other features included on the Sony Xperia V device includes; Java via Java MIDP emulator, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, TV-out (via MHL A/V link), and SNS integration and more.