Sony has introduced its Sony Xperia J1 Compact smartphone in Japan. It is the first SIM-free smartphone from the company. As far as specifications of the handset are concerned, it is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.2 GHz coupled with 2 GB of RAM and Adreno 330 GPU. The handset runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat and flaunts a 4.3 inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixel resolution. Read on to find more information on specifications, features, price and availability of Xperia J1 Compact.
The Xperia J1 Compact sports a 20.7 mega pixel rear camera with flash and a 2.2 mega pixel front facing camera. On storage front, it houses 16 GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable using microSD card. It packs a 2300 mAh battery which is claimed to deliver up to 81 hours of music playback time. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and GPS/ A-GPS. It measures 128 x 65 x 9.7 mm and weighs 138 grams. The handset also boasts of IP58 rating for water and dust resistance.
Features and Specifications of Sony Xperia J1 Compact
- Processor: 2.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
- Operating System: Android 4.4.4 KitKat
- GPU: Adreno 330
- Display: 4.3 inch HD (1280 x 720 pixel resolution)
- RAM: 2 GB
- ROM: 16 GB (expandable via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 20.7 mega pixel with flash
- Front Camera: 2.2 mega pixel
- Battery: 2300 mAh
- Connectivity: 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and GPS/ A-GPS
- Dimensions: 128 x 65 x 9.7 mm
- Weight: 138 grams
Earlier this month, Sony launched its Xperia E4 Dual smartphone in India. As for specifications, the handset comes with 1.3 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek processor, 5 inch IPS LCD display with 960 x 540 pixels resolution, Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB (expandable via microSD card) of inbuilt storage, 5 mega pixel rear camera, 2 mega pixel front facing camera and 2300 mAh battery.
Price and Availability
The Sony Xperia J1 Compact phone is priced JPY 54,800 + taxes, and the pre-orders for the handset will start from March 27. Sony is expected to make an official launch announcement on April 20, 2015.
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