Sony Xperia L arrives for US customers, priced at $349.99
Another Xperia branded smartphone is going to hit the market in the US. Sony Xperia L is the latest addition to the huge number of Xperia handsets already available. This time, the device is not an high-end, but a decent mid-range phone, considering the price of $349.99 and that it comes unlocked. Now, let’s dig into the specifications. Xperia L has the following dimensions – 5 x 2 x 0.37 and it weighs 4.83 oz. Packing a 4.3-inch 854 x 480 scratch resistant TFT display and a dual-core Qualcomm processor, clocked at 1 GHz with 1 GB of RAM, The Xperia L shows some decent mid-range characteristics. The internal storage is 8 GB, but users can expand it up to 32 GB using a microSD slot.
Running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, the Sony Xperia L comes with a plenty of other features like GPS, Bluetooth 4, WiFi and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The camera is pretty decent too, since it has Exmor RS and it is an 8-megapixel one. Additionally, there is a front-facing camera included. You have a digital optical zoom and enhanced camera functionality with different supporting features like Auto Face detection, Red Eye reduction, Image stabilizer and many more.
The battery allows up to 43 hours listening time, up to 498 GSM standby time or up to 8.5 hours of talk time. Sony Xperia L is available for a price of $349.99 in different colors – black, white and red. If you order it now, the estimated shipping date is May 23. Finally, let’s remind you that both high-end phones Xperia Z and Xperia ZL were also launched in the US unlocked, priced at $629.99, so if you are looking for even more features than Xperia L, you’d better take either Xperia Z or Zperia ZL.