Sony Xperia C is a mid-range Android phone which has a large screen and a slim body. Below are the detailed features and specifications of the device as per official information.
Sony Xperia C runs on 1.2 GHz quad-core Cortex A7 processor and Mediatek MT6589 chipset. It has 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storage, which is expandable up-to 32 GB using the microSD card slot present on board the device. It also has accelerometer, proximity and compass sensors.
The device has a 5 inches screen diagonally and in terms of thickness, it only measures 8.9 mm. Its TFT capacitive touch screen with 540 x 960 pixels resolution that gives an effective pixel density of about 220 PPI. It comes with Xperia UI but lacks Gorilla Glass screen protection.
The design of the device seems to be inspired by the Sony Xperia Z despite the missing glass sides and metal body. Just like the Xperia Z, the Xperia C also features a metal home button. It comes in white, black and purple colors. It weighs about 153 grams.
Sony Xperia C is equipped with an 8 MP primary rear facing camera which has autofocus, image stabilization and LED flash. The resolution of the pictures will be around 3264x2448 pixels and the camera can record full HD videos at 30fps. Just like its high-end cousins, the Xperia C comes with HDR video calling features that uses phone’s VGA secondary camera.
In terms of multimedia features, the device supports almost all the common multimedia formats including, but not limited to, MP3, MP4, WAV, AAC, AVI, etc.
Sony Xperia C runs on Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system, which has Xperia UI on top of it. It has messaging features such as SMS, MMS, push mail and IM. Just like any other Android devices, it also comes pre-loaded with all the common apps and software features including Gmail, Google Search, Maps, Hangouts, image/video editor, etc.
The phablet encases a 2390 mAh Li-Ion battery. In terms of connectivity features, the device supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G HSDPA - 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA - 11.5 Mbps; Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-FI Direct and Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 and Micro USB v2.0.