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Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a

Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a
alaScore 86

936 reviews

Sep, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 936 reviews of Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and price. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some mixed opinions about the reception.

size, usability, performance, price, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 user reviews of Sony Xperia miro / Sony ST23i / Sony ST23a from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the screen and price. The portability and usability also get good comments. Many are critical about the reception and reliability. Views are divided on the sound.

performance, usability, portability, price, screen

reliability, reception

73% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Xperia Miro UK Sim Free SmartphoneSony Xperia Miro UK Sim Free Smartphone

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Sony Xperia miro review: You too

 

In a world full of phones you wish you could afford, the Sony Xperia miro is one you don't have to wish too hard for. In honesty, Sony didn't work themselves too hard, but when you're putting together a portfolio from scratch, you want it built on...

Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE and dual-band UMTS support ; 7.2 Mbps HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps HSUPA ; 3.5" 16M-color LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen of HVGA resolution (320 x 480 pixels) at around 165 ppi ; Android OS v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ; 800 MHz...

Middling screen quality ; Non-hot-swappable microSD slot ; No hardware shutter key ; No DivX/XviD support ; Occasional lags in the user interface ; Mediocre audio output

The Sony Xperia miro is made exactly by the book - just not sure whose book it is. It seems all major manufacturers have near identical offers in the Android low-end. And while Sony is only catching up, some makers have had the time to perfect the...

Oct, 2012

Expert review by: Nick T. (phonearena.com)

Sony Xperia miro Review

 

Let's say you are a young, socially active individual who is looking for a decent smartphone, but isn't quite ready to drop a boatload of cash on one. Well, the Sony Xperia miro, which we are reviewing today, is made just for you then. It is a low-end...

Responsive interface ; Takes good photos for its class ; Compact

The screen is of below average quality ; Web browser is laggy

Now that we've gone over its pros and cons, we can safely conclude that the Sony Xperia miro is worthy of bearing our seal of approval. It earned our sympathies with its responsiveness and decent main camera, which are features not often seen on...

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Stuart Davidson (hardwareheaven.com)

Sony Xperia Miro Android Smartphone Review

 

In the last year or so Sony have been, at quite a pace, completely refreshing their smartphone image and hardware. Gone is the Ericrsson branding and two generations of high end handset have now been released, starting with the Xperia S early this year...

It is easy for a manufacturer to fall into a number of traps when desiging a low cost handset, leading to a device which looks or feels very cheap… or performs terribly whether that is because the CPU is lacking or because storage is so low that we run...

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Clinton Jeff (zomgitscj.com)

Unboxing the Sony Xperia Miro

 

We got the very budget-friendly, recently launched Sony Xperia Miro in the house this week. It’s a pretty basic phone but I’m still excited to...

Expert review by: James Rogerson (techradar.com)

Sony Xperia Miro review

 

Sony's second budget handset in as many months - does it do enough to stand out?

Long battery life ; Great music player ; Great for calls and messaging ; Strong connectivity options

Poor screen ; Terrible video recording ; Sluggish performance ; Cheap build ; Little storage

It seems like only yesterday that we were putting the Sony Xperia Tipo through its paces, but here already, with just the smallest of spec boosts, is the Sony Xperia Miro.

Oct, 2012

Expert review by: Hunter Skipworth (pocket-lint.com)

Sony Xperia Miro pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

Sony has yet another smartphone for us to take a peek at. In what seems like a line up more complex than discovering the Higgs Boson, the Xperia Miro is

Jul, 2012

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (goodgearguide.com.au)

Sony Xperia Miro Android phone (preview)

 

Sony has been criticised for releasing smartphones running outdated Android software, but the Xperia Miro can't be accused of that. This basic, budget...

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ; Likely to be cheap ; Front-facing camera

Low resolution display ; No Australian ETA

The Sony Xperia Miro is a basic, budget handset targeted at pre-paid buyers. Its specifications won't blow anyone away, but the Xperia Miro will come with Google's latest 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android.

Jun, 2012

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Sony Xperia Miro Android phone (preview)

 

Sony Xperia Miro preview: Sony offering a tasty Ice Cream Sandwich for budget buyers

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ; Likely to be cheap ; Front-facing camera

Low resolution display ; No Australian ETA

Jun, 2012

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Sony Xperia Miro

 

Sony's Xperia Miro may be affordable, but its performance can disappoint.

Good build quality, Long battery life, Good call quality, Runs Ice Cream Sandwich

Price is high for the specification, Small, low resolution screen, Limited memory for storage

May, 2013

Expert review by: (whathifi.com)

Sony Mobile XPERIA miro overview

 

Sony XPERIA miro - Android Phone - GSM / UMTS - 3G - 4 GB - 3.5"" - TFT - white with silver carved in

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera:No / Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5

Design

Standard colour:Silver, White

Messaging

E-mail: Yes

Navigation

GPS: Yes

Networking

2G standards:EDGE, GPRS / EDGE, GPRS, GSM / GSM
3G standards:HSDPA / HSDPA, HSPA, HSUPA / HSDPA, HSUPA / HSPA / HSPA, UMTS / HSUPA
4G: No
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM

Ports & interfaces

Charging connector: Yes
USB port: Yes