Sony Xperia SL is another mid-range smartphone from Sony. The phone features a 4.3-inch LCD capacitive touch screen display paired with Sony’s Timescape UI. The display size of the device is ideal for playing games and watching videos. Talking about games, the device comes with a tag ‘Playstation certified’ which means that users can play high-level games on it. Users can also connect the phone to the television and play games on a big screen.
The device runs Android 4.0.2 Ice Cream Sandwich and is powered by a 1.7 Ghz Dual core processor paired with 1GB of RAM, which ensures that the device can keep up with multi-tasking.
The smartphone sports a 12-megapixel camera with autofocus, LED flash and geo tagging features. The camera has additional features such as Panoramic Zoom, face and smile detection and image stabilization. The camera can shoot videos in Full HD resolution with auto light and night vision features. The phone features a VGA front-facing camera as well, which comes handy for video-calling and taking selfies.
The Xperia SL is an ideal device for multimedia consumption as it supports popular audio formats such as MP3, eAAC+, WMA and WAV and popular video formats such as MP4, H.263, H.264 and WMV. On top of all that, it comes pre-loaded with Sony’s exclusive ‘Walkman’ application with manual equalizer and dynamic user interface. There is a 1750 mAh battery on-board, which is touted by Sony to deliver up to 8 hours and 15 minutes of talk-time.
Sony Xperia SL has quad band 2G and 3G connectivity options. The device can connect to the internet using GPRS, Edge, 3G and Wifi. The phone has Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB 2.0 and is NFC enabled. The phone has 8GB of internal storage, and it can be increased further up to 32GB via microSD card. Sony is also providing ‘Xperia Care’ service with the device so that users users can download new software or can also enquire about any upcoming update.