Monday, March 18, 2013
Xperia L announced: 4.3-inch FWVGA display, 1GHz dual-core, 8MP Exmor RS
Sony has unveiled a new handset – the Sony Xperia L (C2104, C2105) – that sits below the Xperia SP (C530X). It is another nicely designed handset sporting decent camera features including a dedicated camera button.
In terms of specs, the Sony Xperia L is powered by the MSM8230 Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset with 1GHz dual-core processor and Adreno 305 graphics. The phone will come with 1GB RAM, 8GB of internal storage (5.6GB accessible for apps and media) and microSD memory card support.
The handset comes with a 4.3-inch FWVGA (480 x 854) display and supports 4-finger multi-touch. It also supports SCHOTT scratch-resistant glass. Camera duties are taken care of an 8MP Exmor RS sensor supporting HDR photos and 720p video recording. The handset also has a VGA front-facing camera.
The Xperia L will come with a 1750mAh typical (1700mAh minimum) battery capacity allowing 8 hours 30 mins of 3G talktime. Other features include NFC, PlayStation Certified and Bluetooth 4.0. Sensor support includes accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor and magnetometer.
The Xperia L has dimensions of 128.7 x 65 x 9.7 mm and weighs 137 grams. The Xperia L will launch globally with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean during Q2. It will come in three colours – black, red and white.