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Sony Xperia C

If you’ve not heard of the Sony Xperia C series, you haven’t experience smartphones like this before. The Sony Xperia C in the Philippines is the mothership of all Xperia C models that follow. Release in 2013, this phone is will making headlines today. Get one for yourself of find out more here.

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Sony Xperia C – Paving the way for smartphones in The Philippines

When shopping for a smartphone, you need to ask yourself what you are using the device for. But what if you had a smartphone that did everything you needed it to? That’s exactly what the Sony Xperia C is. With Dual SIM capacity and lightweight mass, the Sony Xperia C is perfect for moving around for work or play.

Sony Xperia C display

With a TFT capacitive touchscreen and 16M colours, the Sony Xperia C brings out Sony’s key feature – the large display. The screen size of 5 inches also compliments the Sony Xperia C’s display. With a pixel density of 221ppi, the Sony Xperia C display brings out vivid colour and contrast.

Smooth and fast

We all hate smartphones that are slow and lagging. The Sony Xperia C however, is speedy and smooth with its processes and systems. With the Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) system and Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 CPU, it handles like any premium smartphone should, giving you instant access to all your apps. PowerVR SGX544 also keeps the system running on track and without any hiccups.

More specs

The Sony Xperia C’s camera system features an 8MP rear camera with f/2.6 autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection and HDR features. As Sony is known for its smartphone cameras, the Sony Xperia C is not exempted. As the Sony Xperia C is a precursor to higher technology to come, its front camera is but a VGA shooter – enough for all your selfies.

As for the basics, you get Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Hotspot, MP3/MP4 capability, GPS, microUSB v2.0 and much more. For sensors, you get the accelerometer, proximity and compass for starters. You also get a 2390 mAh battery powering the device for a longer usage throughout the day.

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Expert Reviews

Reviewed on 2014-02-06
Sony Xperia C is one of the company’s mid-range smartphones with a MediaTek processor. In this huge competitive segment, it is playing a major role in the market with dual SIM support. This Japanese based smartphone maker had introduced this device to att...
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Reviewed on 2013-12-18
Non HD display, 4 GB ROM
Xperia C is Sony's first Mediatek processor based smartphone and is also its cheapest Android quad core device. It was a slightly late but appropriate move from Sony as Indian and Chinese handset makers are currently filling every price point with their q...
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Reviewed on 2013-12-11
Timetested design, Great battery life, A dualSIM phone true to its roots, Minimal, yet functional Sony softwareDisplay is lacking both in pixel count and proper viewing angles, Sony could have pushed for a slightly more graphicsfriendly processor
Whether manufacturers like it or not, it's a different world out there, one where handset makers are increasingly pressured to take the growing price-conscious niche of the market more seriously than ever. Sony seems well aware of that, and the Xperia ...
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Reviewed on 2013-12-05
Originally planned for China and other Asian markets, the Sony Xperia C obviously did better than expected and quickly made it well beyond its intended destination. Or it could be that Sony had global availability in mind from the start - only not mak...
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Reviewed on 2013-11-30
Good battery life, Great for multi tasking, Amazing camera features, Good speaker quality.Only 4GB Internet Storage, Regular headphones do not work, Non durable design.
Sony Xperia C is a mid range Smartphone that comes with smart features. Recently we had tested Sony Xperia Z1 Smartphone that fell in the high end series platform. Xperia C is 50% cheaper and has a bit similar features and durable design, but it is not co...
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Reviewed on 2013-11-24
Solid build, elegant looks, good battery lifeAverage performance and screen quality, low internal storage, Killer app: Stamina mode for the battery
A flagship smartphone like the LG G2 or the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 may not be everyone's cup of tea, and in case you're looking for a dual-SIM option there isn't too much choice on the premium side of things anyway. That's where middle-of-the-road smarties...
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Reviewed on 2013-11-11
Good build quality, Impressive battery performanceDisplay not impressive, Camera performance below par, Often lags while multitasking
When we said it borrows design cues from its high-end Xperia siblings we weren't kidding, especially the distinctive metal power / lock button which is located half way down the right panel of the Xperia C. The power button protrudes out and was first see...
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Reviewed on 2013-11-07
Sony launched the Xperia C, the company’s first smartphone to feature a MediaTek chip last this month. We brought you the unboxing and the benchmarks of the device last month, here we have the complete review of the device. It has a 5-inch qHD screen ...
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Reviewed on 2013-10-26
Sony Xperia C is a mid-range android phone and I do an In-depth video review of this android phone. The Xperia C sport a 1.2 Ghz quad core processor based on Mediatek chipset it also has a 5 inch qHD screen a 8 MP rear facing camera and overall impressive...
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Reviewed on 2013-09-08
Latest Android OS, Good processing power, 3G connectivity, Good rear cameraAverage display resolution
Sony recently launched Xperia C , 5.0 inch smartphone runs on latest Android Jelly Bean OS and powered by MediaTek quad-core 1.2 GHz processor. It has good rear camera, available for a price of $300 (17500INR) in China.Sony Xperia C DesignSony Xperia C ha...
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Processor frequency

1.2 GHz

Processor family


Processor model


Processor cores



Display diagonal

12.7 cm (5")

Display resolution

960 x 540 pixels

Orientation sensor
Screen shape


Display type


Display number of colours

16.78 million colours

Touch technology


Touch screen type


Ports & interfaces

USB port
USB connector type


USB version


Headphone connectivity

3.5 mm

Weight & dimensions


153 g


7.42 cm


8.88 mm


14.2 cm


SIM card capability

Dual SIM

SIM card type


2G standards


3G standards


Wi-Fi standards

IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Bluetooth version


Bluetooth profiles


2G bands (primary SIM)

850,900,1800,1900 MHz

2G bands (secondary SIM)

850,900,1800,1900 MHz

3G bands supported

850,900,1900,2100 MHz

Tethering (modem-mode)


Internal storage capacity

4 GB

Internal RAM

1024 MB

Compatible memory cards

MicroSD (TransFlash)

Maximum memory card size

32 GB

USB mass storage


Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS (satellite)
Electronic compass
Wi-Fi positioning


Operating system installed


Operating system version



Main camera resolution (numeric)

8 MP

Auto focus
Built-in flash
Second camera
Zoom capability
Digital zoom


Video recording
Video recording modes


Maximum frame rate

30 fps

Resolution at capture speed


Video stabilizer
Flash type


Video capture resolution (max)

1920 x 1080 pixels

Night mode
Smile detection
Second camera resolution

0.3 MP


Battery capacity

2390 mAh

Talk time (2G)

10 h

Standby time (2G)

588 h

Talk time (3G)

10 h

Standby time (3G)

605 h

Continuous audio playback time

54 h

Continuous video playback time

10.5 h


Form factor


Colour of product



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