Sony has quietly unveiled a new smartphone called the Xperia E4g, which is essentially a dual-SIM, 4G LTE capable variant of the Xperia E4. The smartphone is targeted at emerging markets is expected to hit the stores by April with a price tag in the Rs 10,000-12,000 range.
The Xperia E4g will feature a smaller 4.7-inch display as compared to the 5-inch display on the Xperia E4. The resolution remains untouched at 540×960 pixels, and is also powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor paired with a 1GB of RAM.
The forthcoming smartphone also features 8GB internal storage, which can be expanded using a microSD card, 5-megapixel primary camera, 2-megapixel secondary camera, and a 2,300mAh battery that the company claims will last for two days. Sony has also tossed in the Battery Stamina and Ultra Stamina modes to squeeze the most of the battery.
In a Xperia blogpost Tony McNulty Business Management at Sony Mobile Communications was quoted saying, “Xperia E4 sets out to bring many of the premium features people expect of Sony to lower-tier devices; Xperia E4g brings that same quality and ease of use-but with super fast 4G LTE connectivity.”
“With simple set-up and unrivalled 2 day battery life, we believe both models represent value for those who want premium Sony technology and experiences often only associated with high-end devices,” he added.