In August 2012, the folks at Sony officially introduced the Xperia V. The smartphone was released on select markets in December 2012, in time for the holiday gift-buying spree.
Sony Xperia V features a 4.3-inch TFT display with HD (720 x 1280) resolution and 342 ppi pixel density, while being protected by a layer of scratch-resistant glass. It also comes with Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine technology.
The smartphone is running Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box, of course, customized with Sony’s proprietary Timescape UI. Xperia V can be upgraded to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
It measures 129 x 65 x 10.7 mm and has a weight of 120 grams, while being IP57 certified. This means that it’s dust resistant and water proof up to 1 meter and 30 minutes. Sony Xperia T is underpinned by a dual-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon processor with Adreno 225 GPU. It’s also equipped with 1 GB RAM, 8 GB storage, and microSD support up to 32 GB.
The smartphone brings connectivity features such as HSPA, LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC, and microUSB 2.0. It also integrates a 1,750 mAh battery with Li-Ion cells.