Sony Xperia Sola Full Specifications And Price Details

Sony Xperia Sola

The Sony Xperia Sola is an Android OS powered handset, which has got all the mid-range specifications and a decent hardware under the hood.

Sony Xperia Sola runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS (upgradable to Ice Cream Sandwich), sporting a 3.7-inch Reality Display of 854 X 480 pixels of resolution with Mobile BRAVIA Engine, powered by a 1GHz
ST Ericsson NovaThor U8500 dual-core processor, 5 megapixels rear-facing camera, with 720p video recording capability, 8GB internal memory (5GB user-accessible only), memory expansion support up to 32GB via microSD cards, micro USB 2.0, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headset jack, aGPS, 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC with support for Xperia SmartTags, 1320mAh battery, a whole host of the Google services and all the regular features of an Android phone.

Sony Xperia Sola also comes with a set of pre-installed services like xLOUD, 3D surround sound audio technology, "floating touch" navigation for magic web browsing without touching the screen.


2GGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
3GHSPA/UMTS 900, 2100 MHz
HSPA/UMTS 850,1900, 2100 MHz

System Properties

Operating SystemGoogle Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS
Upgradeable To Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
CPU1GHz ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500 Dual-Core Processor


TypeLED-backlit LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
Colors & Resolution16M Colors & 480 X 854 Pixels
Pixel Density265 PPI (approx.)


Form FactorCandybar
Dimensions116 x 59 x 9.9 mm
Weight107 grams

Input / User Interface

Input– Reality Display
– Sony Mobile Bravia Engine
– Scratch Resistant Glass
– Timescape UI
– Accelerometer
– Proximity Sensor
– Touch Sensitive Controls


Primary (Rear-Facing)– 5 Megapixels
– 2592 x 1944 pixels,
– LED Flash
– Auto focus
– Face detection
– Smile detection, Digital zoom
– Geo tagging, Panorama, Scenes
Video Recording Capability– 720 HD Video Recording Capability
– 1280×720 pixels
Secondary (Front-Facing)– VGA
– 0.3 Megapixels


Internal Storage8GB Internal Storage
Expandable Storage– Up To 32GB
– Micro SD Card Slot Support


Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP, EDR
USBmicroUSB 2.0
WLAN– 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n
– Wi-Fi Hotspot
RadioFM Radio with RDS
Headset3.5mm Audio Jack

Browser & Messaging

HTML 5. WAP 2.0, Adobe Flash
SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM


CapacityLi-Ion 1320mAh Standard Battery
Standby TimeUp To 19.8 Days/475 Hours (3G)
Up To 19.6 Days/470 Hours (2G)
Talk TimeUp To 6.60 Hours (2G)
Up To 5 Hours (3G)
Video Playback TimeUp To 6 Hours
Music Playback TimeUp To 45 Hours

Music & Video

Audio FormatsMP3, AAC, AAC+, WAV
Video FormatsMP4, H.264, H.263

Other Features

Android Market
Facebook Inside Xperia
Sony Floating Touch Navigation For Magic Web Browsing without Touching The Screen
Xperia Timescape
TrackID music recognition
Sony 3D Surround Sound Audio Technology
Google Talk, Gmail, Google Maps, Google +
Facebook, MySpace, Twitter
Text to Speech, Google Voice Search
Adobe Flash
Digital Compass


Black, White, Red

Also Known As

Sony Ericsson MT27i Pepper


Sony Xperia Sola

Sony Xperia Sola

Sony Xperia Sola

Price & Availability

The Sony Xperia Sola handset will be available to purchase from week 17 (that is late April) for €329 (that’s around $430).

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