Sony has announced a new smartphone called the Xperia M and its dual-SIM version, the Xperia M dual. The mid-range Android smartphones will both hit the stores later this year, but their pricing is yet to be announced. There’s also no word on when the smartphone might come to our shores. Also Read - OnePlus Nord 2 vs Mi 11X: Which mid-range smartphone should you get
Talking of specifications, both the Xperia M and the Xperia M dual flaunt a 4-inch TFT FWVGA (854×480 pixels) display and are powered by a dual-core Snapdragon S4 Plus chipset clocked at 1GHz and paired with Adreno 305 GPU and 1GB of RAM. Other features included on the devices are a 5-megapixel rear camera with an Exmor RS sensor and HDR photography mode, VGA front snapper for video chats, expandable 4GB of internal storage and a battery that the company claims will survive through 10 hours of talk time and 552 hours on the standby mode. Also Read - Motorola Edge S Pro with 144Hz display, 108MP camera launched: Price, features
Connectivity-wise, the single and dual-SIM variants are both 3G enabled and come with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and FM radio. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean wrapped under Sony’s proprietary UI and comes with unique features like Sony’s audio enhancement technology ClearAudio+, xLOUD and 3D Surround Sound (VPT) and ‘magical one-touch functions’, which makes use of the smartphone’s NFC capabilities.
Upon launch, the Xperia M will be available in Black, White, Purple and Lime color variants.