It is raining season for phablets in India to take advantage of fettish of Indian customers for big screen smartphones. To take advantage of festival season, Sony has officially launched today its latest mid-level Sony Xperia C with 5 inch display.
The Sony Xperia C sports a 5-inch TFT LCD qHD display with 540×960 pixels, runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad-Core processo. It comes with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 32GB via microSD card.The device is packed with a 2330mAh battery
The Sony Xperia C is a dual-SIM smartphone (GSM+GSM) with dual standby. Each SIM card can also be customised separately – for example, a formal ring for business or another tune for pleasure – perfect when users want to separate work from play, and handle calls more efficiently.
The Xperia C is equipped with an 8-megapixel rear camera with Exmor R sensor and HDR for photos, a smart voice guide and “Beauty Mode”. To take a self-portrait with the main camera, users simply enable the smart voice guide and the phone will use voice commands to help frame the shot. “Beauty Mode” offers users a way of softening skin tones to ensure that harsh lighting conditions or blemishes never ruin the perfect picture. The phone also sports a 0.3-megapixel front camera. Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, DLNA, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.
Xperia C boasts Sony’s now familiar OmniBalance design, first introduced in flagship Xperia Z. This smartphone also features colour-changing illuminations to visually alert users to incoming calls, texts messages and alarms.
Xperia C comes with the “WALKMAN”, Album and Movies apps. The “WALKMAN” application provides access to all your downloaded music, with Facebook social integration. The Movies application collates your films and TV series. The Album application enables easy access to Facebook friends’ photos, as well as the ability to organise images both by location and, through the new “Faces” function, by the people that feature in them.
Sony India is offering accidental damage cover on Xperia C for 6 months from the date of purchase, and they have also tied-up with Airtel to offer 1 GB free data download for the first two months of product purchase.
Xperia C is available in White, Black and Purple colour variants across all Sony Center and major electronic stores in India.