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Sony Xperia V

Sony Xperia V
alaScore 89

279 reviews

May, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 279 reviews of Sony Xperia V. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability and screen. The design and performance also get good views, but there are some mixed opinions about the reception.

size, performance, design, screen, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Sony Xperia V


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony Xperia V from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones on People are impressed by the camera. The screen is also appreciated.

design, screen, camera

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony xperia V

May, 2015

Expert review by: GSMArena team (

Sony Xperia V review: Bond’s wetsuit


It won't be long before those full-HD five-inchers start stealing the show and the older Xperia generation should be preparing for life in their shadow. It doesn't mean though that the Xperia V cannot hope for a good time.

Quad-band GSM /GPRS/EDGE support ; 3G with 42.2 Mbps HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps HSUPA ; LTE Cat3 DL 100 Mbps UL 50 Mbps ; 4.3" 16M-color capacitive LED-backlit Reality LCD touchscreen of 720p resolution (720 x 1280 pixels) with Sony Mobile BRAVIA engine 2;...

No JellyBean at launch ; Relatively modest battery capacity ; Video recording fails to impress ; No hardware shutter key ; Comes across as overpriced

We're obviously reviewing the Xperia V at a time when the eyes of the Sony faithful are set elsewhere. It's been a year since the Japanese went solo and, although they've blown hot and cold thus far, they seem to have found their pace. With a couple of...

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Joshua Vergara (

Sony Xperia V Review! [video]


Sony might not be one of the top manufacturers of phones currently (at least in the US), but how does its new, waterproof device stack up? Josh is here to give you the rundown.

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Ashima Gupta (

Sony Xperia V Smartphone Review: Specs and Features


Sony Xperia V ReviewAfter Xperia T and Xperia TX, Sony has come up with yet another Smartphone – Sony Xperia V. This Smartphone carries a number of advanced features such as a 4.3 inches screen, 13 MP camera, Qualcomm ...

Sony Xperia V smartphone comes with great features, display and graphics, 1.5GHz dual core processor will boost its speed, 13 MP camera will provide you the best shots. The best part of the smartphone is its dust and water resistant technology. It will...

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Clinton Jeff (

Sony Xperia V Hands-On [video]


One of the devices announced yesterday was the Sony Xperia V. We managed to get a quick hands on with the LTE smartphone, which weighs in at a light-ish 127...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: John McCann (

Hands on: Sony Xperia V review


A water-resistant, 4G capable smartphone

Decent screen ; Playstation certified ; NFC ; 4G

ICS not the slickest ; Not available in UK ; Waterproof worry

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: TechSmart (

Sony Xperia V


The specs and waterproofing of the Xperia V make it very difficult to fault this phone. We might mention that Sony includes the Android navigation buttons (Back, Home and Running apps) in the screen itself, effectively eating into the 4.3" screen real...

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: blueblackrebel (

Thank God I choose V


The second I looked it...that's it.. I knew I can't stop buying it...this i

heats a little bit... but not an issue

May, 2014

Consumer review by: rivella (

A very user friendly phone.


After researching most phones I decided on the Sony Xperia V for my first smartphone and haven't been disappointed. To me it is very easy to operate and I chose it mainly for the 13mp camera, 4G, light weight, Java enabled, removable battery and price,...

Sep, 2013

Product Specifications

Processor Brand:QUALCOMM
Processor Number:MSM8960


Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Camera:Double Camera
Built-in Flash: Yes
Video Resolution in Pixel:HD1080p


GPS Receiver:Built-in
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen
Video Client: Yes


A2DP: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: Yes
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Data Transfer

Technology:4.X LTE / WCDMA (UMTS)


Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:16 Millions
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Operating System:Android
Operating System Version:Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Operator:Sim Free
Product Type:Smartphone
Way of Buying:Sim Free


E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push email: Yes


Processor Brand:QUALCOMM
Processor Number:MSM8960