Sony launches an affordable LTE phone in the country this week. The Xperia E3 is a good value phone for only P10,990. The handset sports a 4-inch qHD IPS display and runs on quad-core 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 CPU. Other specs are just pretty basic, there’s the 1GB of RAM and Adreno 305 GPU.
The phone’s internal memory is only 4GB; however, it has a microSD support of up to 32GB. The handheld packs 5MP rear camera with LED Flash and autofocus with a VGA front snapper. Connectivity-wise, it supports LTE/4G and HSPA+ networks, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, NFC and Bluetooth. The device is powered by Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box.
This midranger is expected to hit the budget-LTE category wherein the local Cherry Mobile Ultra LTE poses as a tough contender. Check out the rest of the specs below.
Sony Xperia E3 specifications
4.5-inch (480 x 854) IPS display, 218ppi
1.2GHz quad-core processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Chipset
Adreno 305 GPU
4GB internal storage,
MicroSD support of up to 32GB
5 megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
VGA front camera
4G LTE, HSPA+
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
ANT+ wireless technology
GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
FM Radio w/ RDS
2,330mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery
Android 4.4.2 KitKat
137.1 x 69.4 x 8.5 mm143.8 g