The Sony Xperia series phones have made a name for themselves as reliable and sturdy devices. The latest offering from this flagship brand is the Sony Xperia Miro, a device which promises to pack a lot of punch in the features that it offers. The device comes in a bar form and is run on the trusted Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS. The operating system is backed up by a powerful 800 MHz processor as well as 512 MB RAM to ensure the smooth functioning of the multiple applications that can be run on the device.
The Sony Xperia Miro comes with a 3.5-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen which provides a HVGA resolution of 320 x 480 pixels. The phone uses the Timescape user interface which makes the interactivity between user and device simple and easy.
This Sony Xperia comes with a powerful 5 megapixel camera which doubles up as a video recorder too. The camera is backed up by an LED flash for clicking pictures at night as well as a 4x zoom function. The camera comes with additional features like geo-tagging, auto focus, video stabilizer and touch capture which contribute to enhance the usability of the device. A 0.3 megapixel secondary camera allows the user to conduct video calling easily.
The phone is a stylish device and comes in large rectangular frame. The phone weighs in at a lithe 110 g and comes in dimensions of 59.4 x 113 x 9.9 mm which makes the device quite slim as well. The Sony Xperia Miro comes with a magnetometer, an accelerometer as well as a proximity sensor.
Storage and Battery
This Sony mobile comes with a 4 GB internal memory, 2.2 GB of which can be used by the user. The memory on the phone can be increased via the expandable memory card slot which can boost the memory by up to 32 GB using a micro SD card. The device is run on a 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery which promises the user a talktime of 5 hours when used on the 2G network.
Connectivity and Features
The phone is highly capable of keeping the user connected to the internet. The device comes with a pre-installed Android browser which can be used to browse the internet via the GPRS and EDGE platforms present in the device. For a faster browsing experience, the phone can also access the 3G network. The WiFi capability of the phone allows the user to access a wireless network in their immediate vicinity. The phone can be tethered to another device using the micro USB port or WiFi hotspot functionality. Files can also be exchanged using the Bluetooth function which is present in the device. This Sony Xperia can also be tethered to another device using the WiFi hotspot functionality or the USB port. Additionally, the device acts as a navigation aid in the form of Google Maps which uses assisted-GPS technology.