As expected, leaving no stone unturned, Sony has announced the launch of its mid-range of smartphones Xperia L and Xperia SP internationally. Both the smartphones had been surfacing online from past few days and were touted as the replacement devices for Xperia U and Xperia P for this year.
Sony Xperia L features 4.3-inch scratch-resistant capacitive FWVGA display, 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230 processor, 1GB of RAM and runs on ANdroid 4.1 Jell y Bean. It packs 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, Exmor RS sensor, VGA front-facing camera, 8GB internal memory, microSD card slot for expanding memory up to 32GB and 1750 mAh battery on-board. it features a dedicated camera button, one-touch functions with NFC to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices, LED notification light below the display, and battery stamina mode for optimum battery life.
On the other hand, Sony Xperia SP comes with 4.6-inch 720p Reality display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2 and is powered by Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) along with 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus dual core processor, Adreno 320 GPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory and 2370 mAh battery. It also has 8 MP camera with LED flash, Exmor RS sensor for HDR images and VGA front camera. The Xperia SP includes colour-changing transparent element with customizable illuminations at the bottom and Superior Auto technology, which intelligently detects scenes (up to nine scenes) and lot more. Connectivity features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi, DNLA, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ GLONASS, MHL and NFC. Like Xperia L, it also comes with one touch function to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices via NFC.
Both the smartphones will be available in White, Rad and black colors and would go on sale from second quarter this year. There is no ward regarding the pricing of the devices yet, but hope they would be priced under 20K.