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Sony Xperia V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 274 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 are impressed by the portability and battery. The camera and screen are also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative views about the features.

design, screen, camera, battery, 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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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 Reviewers are impressed by the design, but some have doubts about the features.



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

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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...

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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.


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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...

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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...

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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

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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...

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Аппарат появится в продаже в четвертом квартале этого года, мне нравится, что вернули дизайн в стиле Arc, но не очень нравится, что нет металла. Хорошо, что тут есть защита от воды, хорошо, что есть защита от пыли, хорошо, что есть LTE. Качество...

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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

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