Xperia L is the latest version of Sony’s Xperia smartphone series and has been introduced in Indian market in the month of March, 2013. Sony Xperia L is an Android based smartphone which is aimed at the mid price segment. Xperia L is the smaller version of Sony’s Xperia Z, the flagship smartphone of Sony that has been released along with Xperia L. Xperia L is the mid-range smart phone from Sony, it is one of the fast selling new mobiles in Delhi and other Indian cities.
Sony Xperia L Features & Specifications
- Sony Xperia L has a sturdy plastic body and the rear side is curved and soft. Its design allows the users to hold it in one hand with firm grip.
- Xperia L comes with 4.5 inch TFT touchscreen with 480×854 pixel resolution and can display 16M colors. Its pixel density is around 228ppi. This screen allows multi-touch up to four fingers. This screen made with scratch resistance glass.
- The physical attributes of the handset are 128.7mmx65mm with 9.7mm width and weighs around 135grams only.
- This gizmo is powered by Qualcomm’s Dual Core 1GHz MSM8230 processor and runs on 1GB RAM.
- Its GPU is powered by Adreno 305.
- Xperia L is built around Android 4.1 JellyBean operating system.
- It has a rear side 8MP camera with auto focus technology. Camera is supported by Exmor sensor as well. This is the primary camera of the handset and also has a front side VGA secondary camera of 0.3MP. This secondary camera is basically for video calling.
- Sony Xperia L has an internal memory of 8GB and comes with microSD slot that supports external memory up to 32GB.
- It has loudspeaker and provision for 3.5mm jack.
- With regard to the data features, Xperia L supports EDGE, GPRS, USB and Bluetooth. It can also be connected via WLAN, Wi-Fi, DLNA etc.
- It comes with standard features of any Smartphone like HTML5 browser, Stereo FM Radio, Document viewer, Image viewer/editor, Predictive text input etc.
- Additional features include Accelerometer, compass and proximity.
- Xperia L is supported with Li-Ion 1750 mAh battery that offers 498 hours of life in Stand-by mode and supports up to 8 hours 30 minutes in talk time mode.
- Xperia L supports 2G and 3G networks and can work in Wi-Fi hot spots as well.
Availability in India & User Response
Sony Xperia L is available in Indian markets since March, 2013. It has hit the stands very quickly and has garnered good popularity amongst budget-conscious, mid-segment users. Its hassle-free, on-screen navigation created positive response from the buyers. The homescreen editor has been perceived as novel idea with which users were able to manage their widgets, shortcuts and apps without much problems.
The Price of Sony Xperia L is ranged between INR 17,300 up to INR 18,900. The variances in the price are due to the prevailing taxes and surcharges in different states.
Sony Xperia L is undoubtedly a good and useful smartphone that which can justify the money spent on it.