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Sony Xperia P

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This middle child in Sony's 2012 global NXT series sports an iconic design with a see-through, light-up strip near the bottom. Unique features include a metal casing and "White Magic" display with enhanced daylight performance. Other features include an 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD video capture, NFC, wired and wireless TV output, and front camera.

This phone is not currently available from any major U.S. carrier. It is compatible with some U.S. networks, and may be available from third-party dealers or smaller, regional carriers.


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Display 4 in   diagonal
qHD   540 x 960 pixels
275 ppi   approx.
WhiteMagic technology with white 4th sub-pixel
Battery 1305 mAh
Talk: 6 hours max.
Standby: 475 hours max.
Processor 1 GHz ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500
Storage 16 GB raw hardware
13.3 GB available to user
Not expandable
Weight 4.2 oz   119 g
Dimensions 4.8 x 2.3 x 0.4 in   122 x 58 x 10.2 mm
OS / Platform Android version 2.3.7 (upgradeable to 4.0)
WCDMA 1 / 2 / 5 / 8
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
WCDMA   3G / 4G
band 1 (I) / 2100 MHz   IMT (Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Brazil, India, Israel)
band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
band 8 (VIII) / 900 MHz   (Europe, Asia, Africa)

GSM   2G
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
SIM card size ?

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Group Features   Show all features
Barometer -
Bluetooth Yes
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 8+ megapixel
auto-focus, LED flash, Exmor R sensor / "3D Sweep" panorama mode, face detection, smile detection
Changeable Body Plates -
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
FM Radio with RDS
Front-Facing Camera Resolution: VGA
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible -
High-Speed Data Technology: HSPA 14.4
Infrared (IR) -
Memory Card Slot -
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Multiple Languages Yes
Push-To-Talk -
Ringer Profiles -
Ruggedized -
Second Camera -
Second Display -
Side Keys lock, volume, camera on right
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen Type: Capacitive
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
TV Output HDMI
USB 2.0 High Speed
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Resolution: 1080p HD
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b,g,n
Wireless Charging -


FCC ID PY7A3880135 »   approved Apr 5, 2012

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