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Sony Xperia P (Black)

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Product Code: SNY-XPPB
Manufacturer: Sony
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Overview of the Sony Xperia P (Black)

THE SONY XPERIA P HAS NOW BEEN DISCONTINUED. FOR A SIMILAR MID RANGE DEVICE, REFER TO THE NEW SONY XPERIA SP

The Sony Xperia P has many stand-out features which makes it an attractive phone. It has a distinctive minimalistic design, and a stunning 4” Reality display which uses the Mobile BRAVIA engine. Superb photos can be taken with the 8 megapixel camera, which thanks to the Exmor R sensor can be used in low light conditions. There is also a dual-core 1GHz processor so you know the Sony Xperia P will provide a smooth and responsive user experience.

We all want a great looking phone and the Sony Xperia P achieves this with its distinctive design. The casing has been precision crafted from aluminium with the unibody design providing durability and modern look.

The 4” Reality display is enhanced with the mobile BRAVIA Engine, for crisp and clear images which have stunning colours. Sony has included WhiteMagic within the features of the screen. This technology adds an addition white sub-pixel to the design of the screen. The result is a bright and energy efficient display.

Having an 8 megapixel camera with you all the time means you can capture the photo you want, when you want. Useful features are included within with the camera, for example the Exmor R sensor means it can be used in low light conditions. There is a 8 x digital zoom, HD video recording (1080p), face detection and smile detection.

The inclusion of the powerful 1GHz dual-core processor means that you have a super fast and smooth user experience. You will be able to fully enjoy your home movies or the latest game without any delay. The processor also benefits web browsing on the Sony Xperia P, which additionally includes HSDPA connectivity for a quick access to your favourite web sites. There is compatibility with NFC tags, so that you can instantly change the configuration of the device depending on what you are doing, for example sleeping or driving a car.

Features of the Sony Xperia P (Black)

  • 4” Reality Display with WhiteMagic technology
  • Reality Display powered by Mobile BRAVIA Engine
  • 1 GHz dual-core processor
  • 8MP camera with fast capture and HD recording
  • 16GB flash storage
  • NFC enabled with HDMI and DLNA connectivity

What's in the box of the Sony Xperia P (Black)

  • Sony Xperia P Black
  • 3 Pin UK mains adapter
  • MicroUSB sync & charge cable
  • 3.5mm in ear headphones with in line mic
  • Micro HDMI to HDMI cable
  • 2 x Screen protectors (1 applied to device screen)
  • Documentation
SIM Free & Unlocked Yes
Operating SystemAndroid
Version2.3 (Upgrade to Android 4 due Quarter 2 2012
Custom Skin
Processor
Speed1Ghz Dual Core
Dual Core Yes
Quad Core
Make/ModelU8500
Other
Expansion Slot
Type
Capacity (Up to)
RAM1GB
ROM
Internal Storage Yes
Capacity16GB (Up to 13GB user-accessible)
Display/Screen
Touchscreen Yes
Size4
TypeTFT
Resolution 960 x 540 pixels
OtherReality display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine, Scratch-resistant, shatter proof sheet on mineral glass and WhiteMagic technology
GSM/GPRS Yes
Frequencies850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
Speed
3G/HSPA Yes
Frequencies850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
Speed
4G
Frequencies
Speed
Bluetooth Yes
Version2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate
FunctionsAdvanced Audio Distribution Profile v1.2 Audio/Video Remote Control Profile v1.0 Handsfree Profile v1.5 Headset Profile v1.1 Object Push Profile v1.1 Phonebook Access Profile v1.0
WiFi Yes
VersionIEEE 802.11 b/g/n
DLNA Yes
Version
Ports
DatamicroUSB
PowermicroUSB
Audio3.5mm audio jack
Video Outmicro HDMI connection
Facebook Yes
Device Controls
Keyboard
Optical Trackpad
Hardware Buttons
Other
GPS Yes
Antenna TypeInternal
A-GPS Yes
Built-in SoftwareGoogle Maps
Camera Yes
Megapixels8
FlashAutofocus and LED flash
Camera LensSony’s Exmor R for mobile CMOS sensor
OtherFace detection and Smile detection and 3D Sweep Panorama
Front Facing Camera Yes
TypeVGA
Sensors
G-Sensor Yes
Proximity Sensor Yes
Digital Compass and Gyro Yes
Light Sensor Yes
Audio
FormatsMP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg vorbis
Recording3GPP, MP4, AMR
Video
Formats3GPP, MP4
RecordingHD video recording (1080p)
Near Field Communication Yes
FM Radio Yes
Battery
Capacity1305 mAh typical, 1265 mAh minimum
Type
Removable
Call Time
GSMup to 6 hours
3G
Standby Time
GSM
3Gup to 475 hours
Dimensions122 x 59.5 x 10.5 mm, 4.8 x 2.3 x 0.4 inches
Weight 120 grams, 4.2 ounces
SoftwarexLOUD Experience – audio filter technology from Sony, Facebook inside Xperia 2.0 and Timescape with Twitter integrated
OtherMotion gaming
Warranty24 months
Sony_Xperia_P_User_Guide_EN_LT22.pdf Sony_Xperia_P_User_Guide_EN_LT22.pdf (7218KB)
Sony_Xperia_P_Whitepaper.pdf Sony_Xperia_P_Whitepaper.pdf (1596KB)

The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx

Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?

Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world. Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.

Is this phone brand new?

Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.

Is there any network/operator branding?

No - There is only the manufacturers branding.

Does the phone have a standard SIM card slot or a Micro SIM slot?

Micro SIM Card

I have a standard SIM card, can it be cut down?

Yes, you can cut your standard sim card down. We have a blog post about doing this and also have sim card cutters to buy

http://blog.clove.co.uk/2011/10/20/create-your-own-micro-sim/

http://www.clove.co.uk/micro-sim-card-cutter-with-sim-adapters

Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?

No

Does the phone have Russian language?

Yes, it has the option for Russian as a device language and as a writing language

Does the phone have Arabic language?

The menus of the phone can not be set to Arabic, but you can choose it as a writing language, so the keyboard displays Arabic characters and the message can be sent in Arabic.

Does the phone have Hebrew language?

The menus of the phone can not be set to Hebrew, but you can choose it as a writing language, so the keyboard displays Hebrew characters and the message can be sent in Hebrew.

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Overall Rating * * * * * 4.5 Stars Very Good

Sujesh 13th April 2013

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"awesome phone "


Rajan 25th March 2013

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"its a nice............. gizmo"


jack 19th March 2013

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"verry good, battery not the best but everything else; superb"


ritik 12th July 2012

Overall Rating
2 Stars Ok

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"i have purchase this mobile 3 weeks before but due to some reason may be heating on its screen one black spot appears....i m surprize that how such renowned sony brand mobiles has such problem..."


d 8th June 2012

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"waiting for a price drop..excellent phone"


Victor 29th May 2012

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Very good mobile phone, the screen is amazingly bright"


MycuQ 9th April 2012

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Nice, very nice!
Think, I'll take this one in a month or two..."


Igor 5th March 2012

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Will think about purchasing."


Alexander 1st March 2012

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"The best one!!!!"


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