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The Sony Ericsson U is a small Android smartphone with a dual core processor.

Sony Xperia U

This smartphone is one of the less expensive smartphones in Sony's range, and it looks similar to the Xperia P and the Xperia S, but the Xperia U is smaller than both of them.

You can personalise the phone with interchangeable end caps in pink or black.customisable endcaps

The Size

This phone measures 112 x 54 x 12 mm and weighs 110g.

The Display

This phone has a 3.5" capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colours. It is an LED backlit LCD, powered by the Sony Mobile Bravia Engine. The glass is scratch resistant.


The primary camera is a 5MP, 2592 x 1944 pixel autofocus camera which features an LED flash. It also takes video, with a resolution of 720p at 30 frames per second. It has a video light. There is also a second front facing camera suitable for video calling, with a VGA resolution.

The Processor

The Sony Xperia U has a Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9 processory with the STE U8500 chipset. It has 512 MB of RAM.

The Operating System

The phone has Android Gingerbread version 2.3 installed but this is upgradeable to Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).

The Storage

This phone does not have expandable memory, but the internal memory is 8GB, 4GB of which is user accessible.

The Battery

Talk time is 6 hours and stand-by time is 470 hours.


The Sony Xperia U is supports all these connectivity and data transfer protocols:

  • GSM 850/900/1800/1900
  • 3G HSDPA up to 14.4 Mb/s; HSUPA 5.76 MB/s
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • Wifi - Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA
  • Bluetooth
  • microUSB
  • the phone does not have a microSD slot

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  • a Sony Xperia U
  • 300 minutes
  • unlimited texts
  • unlimited data transfer

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