Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink
  • Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink
  • Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink
  • Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink

Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink

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Key Features
  • Display Size 3.5 Inches
  • Operating System Android v2.3 (Gingerbread), Upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • RAM 512 RAM
  • Rear Camera 5 MP
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Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink - Product Summary

  • <p> The Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), Upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), energizes Sony Xperia U ST25i Black &amp; Pink with all new features and apps
  • The smartphone is provided with a powerful 1 GHz Dual-Core, MediaTek MT6577 CPU bundled with 512 MB RAM
  • Images snapped by the rear camera are pretty much average with just 5 MP support
  • The LED Flash does help when it comes to dimmer backgrounds
  • Selfie camera is also not that powerful with Yes, 0.3 MP backup
  • This phone comes with an average screen size of 3.5 Inches that delivers clear pictures from every viewing angle
  • It comes with a resolution of FWVGA, 854 x 480 Pixels
  • Users would not have any problem with staying in touch with their friends and family as the gadget is quite strong in the connectivity section with the presence of SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email, micro USB, v2, With A-GPS Support
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  • The latest price of Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink was obtained on Sep 24, 2017
  • The Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink is available in Paytm, Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal.
  • The lowest price of Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink is 8,901 in Amazon, which is 36.38% less than the cost of Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink in Snapdeal ( 13,990)
  • The price is valid in all major cities of India including Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, NCR. Please check instructions at the specific stores for any deviation.

Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink - Expert Reviews

Introduction

Sony Xperia U is one of the mid range devices of the xperia series. The device is very attractive and has an elegant display powered by the LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen technology. The screen works at a resolution of 16 million colors and gives 480 by 854 pixels. The device has sharp edges and is rectangular in shape and curvy from behind which is attractive to look at but not as easy to hold like the new Samsung Galaxy SIII or the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 which is inspired by a pebble and is constructed to fit the palms of the user. It is available in the colors of black and white where the bottom part of the device being exchangeable with pink, black, white and yellow. Apart from the look, the technical specifications of the device are decent too with the camera being pretty good offering a resolution of 5 megapixels. There is the LED flash feature along with the auto focus facility. There is also a secondary VGA camera. The Internet is also very fast with backing from Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi hotspot. The device comes with the Android Gingerbread operating system but now the device will feature the Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. The device is very fast and comes with a 1 GHz dual core processor. Battery is also very formidable with 1320 mAh.

Operating system and UI

Sony Xperia U is a neat and sharp looking device with a rectangular shape which is sturdier than its earlier launches. The device is heavier than its previous handsets and also as compared to the rest of the smartphones out there but the device is more robust and can take a few blows during rough usage. The 3.5 inch screen is backed by a resolution of 480 by 854 pixels and works at a pixel density of 280ppi. The screen is powered by the Bravia Engine, a technology that we see in a LCD screen which gives the device a very elegant display indeed. It is protected by the scratch resistant glass and can be interacted with by using up to 4 fingers.

Other Features

Sony Xperia U comes with tons of multimedia features like the music player that gives the user a terrific experience with its Sony 3D surround sound technology. The user can listen to his or her favourite songs through the loudspeakers or through the earphones that can be attached to the device with the help of a 3.5mm jack. The music can be heard in various formats including MP3, eAAC+, WMA and WAV. There is also the video player that lets the user watch and enjoy videos in high definition with the help of the MP4, H.263, H.264 and WMV formats. The user can also enjoy radio FM facilities that makes sure that the user can access all the popular radio stations and record the songs as and when he or she requires to do so. 

Camera

The 5 megapixel camera that Sony Xperia U offers allows the user to click wonderful pictures and that at a resolution of 2592 by 1944 pixels which is pretty formidable. There is the LED flash facility that makes sure that the user can click pictures with clarity even when the natural light is not that bright and so that the pictures don’t end up too gloomy. The auto focus feature gives precision to your photography so that the pictures clicked by the user are precise and accurate. Other features offered by the camera includes Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, 3D sweep panorama and image stabilization. There is also a secondary VGA camera facilitates video chatting.

Connectivity

Sony Xperia U is powered by the Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA which is its biggest strength as the Internet accessing is really fast and the user can log on to the web from remote locations with ease and comfort. The user can then browse through the web, access FaceBook, Twitter or any other popular web sites or even download data including songs, games, images and videos. 

Memory

Sony Xperia U is backed by the internal memory of 8GB out of which 4GB is accessible for the user. The user can then keep a large collection of data including songs, games, images and videos. There is no slot for expanding the memory which is drawback with the device. The RAM is pretty decent with 512 MB allowing the user to access the resources of the system at a quick pace.

 

Other Features

Sony Xperia U is powered by the Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system which allows the user to choose from a huge pool of gaming and applications that would keep the user engaged and entertained. The device also has lots of games and applications that are preinstalled in the device.

Battery

Sony Xperia U runs on the standard lithium ion battery of 1320 mAh  that makes sure that the user can operate on the device for a longer duration without his or her entertainment being cut short. The battery further gives the user a talk time of up to Up to 6 h 36 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 36 min (3G) along with a standby time of Up to 260 h (2G) / Up to 472 h (3G). 

Connectivity

Various data connectivity features offered by Sony Xperia U includes the bluetooth facility that lets the user exchange data with other devices at a fast pace where the data exchanged may include music files, games, images and videos. The user can also exchange data with computers or laptops through the USB cable that lets the user charge the device as well through the same procedure. The device also offers the GPRS and EDGE facility that makes sure that the user can navigate to the desired location with ease.

Other Features

Sony Xperia U when compared to the HTC One V has sharper screen with the former coming powered by the Bravia Engine technology but the latter provides a microSD card slot that Xperia U does not.

Other Features

Sony Xperia U is one of the mid range experia devices and has been reasonably successful in the Indian market. Earlier it was Samsung Galaxy Ace and Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus that was taking the majority of market but with Xperia U, customers have a wide pool of choices. The device is pretty attractive and is actually better looking than Samsung Galaxy Ace and Ace plus.  

Other Features

07 May 2012: Sony Mobiles had unveiled Xperia U along with Xperia P and Sola, last month but today, these devices are out for sale. Sony Xperia U is an entry-level smartphone with Android platform while P and Sola are high-end smartphones with ample number of features. The features available in Sony Xperia U are:


*        3.5-inch scratch-resistant TFT touch screen with 854 x 480 pixels resolution

*        1GHz STE U8500 dual-core processor

*        Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS which is upgradable to v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

*        Primary 5-megapixel camera with auto focus and LED flash

*        Secondary VGA camera

*        Mail-400 GPU

Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink - User Reviews

4.2
OUT OF 5
Very Good , Based on 1404 ratings
5 887 
4 245 
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5
Money well invested!!
by Purvesh Soni on 2012-09-13

Was having doubts while purchasing this phone but somewhere in my mind i was sure that my 16K will not be wasted. And after testing the phone thoroughly for 20 days, I m happy that I invested my

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5
Words fall short on how to describe the AMAZING-NESS of this Wonderful Phone :)
by Jatin Dabas on 2012-05-18

I dont why this hoopla is being created around the 4GB of memory provided for user storage.
See as simple as that, its not for those high-ended people who like to keep tons of data on their fone

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5
NO ONE HAS MENTIONED THIS SO FAR!! :)
by Sriharsha HK on 2012-06-12

First of all I REALLY GOTTA BOW DOWN TO THIS PHONE!!! All other features apart... (Everything has been discussed so far).. So no point in making this review even more BOOOOOORING!!! :D :D

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5
Please Go through this review before writing a review.. :D
by Vipul Jain on 2012-06-05

I will start with the main point everyone is mentioning.
NO EXPANDABLE STORAGE!
But before you deduct 1 or more stars for this, know about its OTG (On The Go) feature.
You can connect any

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5
"DROID'S GOT TALENT"
by Mohit Jain on 2012-05-05

hey frnds....i have purchased dis phone wanna tell u awl wht a monster it is..awesum...phone...it's internal memory is only 4GB fo storage and no card slot supported but frnds...it supports

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5
Sony Xperia U Rocks..............................HandsDown The Best at This Price Range...............:)
by Aditya Kaushal on 2012-05-22

Guys I Bought This Phone 2 Days Back From Sony Store In Noida and Believe me , i have been continuously using the device since then and the phone just doesn't lag at all. The Dual Core Performs in a

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5
This has a removable Battery!
by Evotech Reviews on 2012-05-19

@Yuvananda Praveen I must tell you, you are one of those people who are blinded by rumors and space issues. First thing, it doesnt have an embedded battery, it is user removable. Then the 4GB problem.

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4
Fixed internal memory is not a bad feature at all
by Aman Alam on 2012-05-24

Don't have much to say about many other things, but to those of you who are complaining about fixed internal memory, let me tell you that it IS beneficial.

The MicroSD cards that are used in

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5
If "U" want to best mobile under 17k, Then this is "U"rs
by Parthu Revanth on 2012-06-01

First of all good Delivery by Flip kart.
Pros:
Good camera and with good sleep snap!
Great UI, so nice from Sony!
Great speed ,not even a single Lag!
Runs games smoothly ,I payed

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5
AWEGASMIC LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT
by Apurv Saraf on 2012-10-26

The specs cant justify how ""sweet love"" this phone is.
I've been power-using this phone for 13days and hell yeah its Awesome..
Pros:-
1. Display is FRIGGING AWESOME !!!
2.

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Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink - Price History

Sony Xperia U ST25i Black & Pink Specifications

General Features
  • Brand Sony
  • Handset Color Black Pink
  • Model Name Xperia U
  • Network Type GSM
Display
  • Display Size 3.5 Inches
  • Display Type TFT
  • Resolution FWVGA, 854 x 480 Pixels
  • Display Color 16M
  • Display Features Mobile Bravia Engine, Scratch-resistant, Anti-reflection Coating on Mineral Glass, Screenshot Capturing
  • Horizontal Pixel 854
  • Vertical Pixel 480
Camera
  • Rear Camera 5 MP
  • Front Camera Yes, 0.3 MP
  • Flash LED
  • Video Yes, 1280 x 720, 30 fps
  • Camera Features Auto Focus, 3D Sweep Panorama, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face and Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, Self Timer, Image Editor
Memory
  • Internal Memory 8 GB
  • Extendable Memory No
  • RAM 512 RAM
Platform
  • Operating System Android v2.3 (Gingerbread), Upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Processor 1 GHz Dual-Core, MediaTek MT6577
  • Chipset NovaThor U8500
  • GPU Mali-400MP
  • User Interface Timescape
  • Operating Frequency GSM - 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS - 2100
  • Java Yes
  • Browser Yes
Data & Internet
  • 4G No
  • 3G Yes, HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps
  • EDGE Yes, 296 kbps
  • GPRS Yes, 107 kbps
  • Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth Yes, v2.0 with (A2DP, EDR)
  • NFC No
Connectivity
  • GPS Yes, With A-GPS Support
  • USB Yes, micro USB, v2
  • Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Multimedia
  • Music Player Yes, Supports MP3, WAV, eAAC
  • Video Player Yes, Supports 3GPP, MP4, H.263, H.264, WMV, HD
  • Radio Yes, Built-In Antenna
  • Games Yes
Sound
  • Alert Types MP3
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • Audio Jack 3.5 mm
  • Sound Features xLOUD Audio Filter Technology, 3D Surround Sound
Battery
  • Battery Type Li-Ion 1320 mAh battery
  • Talk Time 6 hrs (2G), 5 hrs (3G)
  • Max Stand-by Time 260 hrs (2G), 472 hrs (3G)
Body
  • Form Factor Bar
  • Dimensions 3.5 Inches
  • Weight 110 g
  • Input Method Touchscreen
Other Features
  • SIM Option Single SIM
  • Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Compass, Light Sensor
  • SAR Value 1.62 W/Kg
  • Business Features Organizer, Document viewer, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input
  • Important Apps Google Sync, Facebook, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Gallery 3D, Google Voice Search, Google Talk with Video Chat, Twitter, NeoReader, Android Market, Google Lattitude, News and Weather, YouTube, Instant Messaging
  • In The Box Battery, Handset, Additional Cap (White Color), Screen Protector, Charger, Data Cable, SIM Card Adaptor
  • Additional Features 3G
  • Warranty 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories

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