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Xperia™ E3

Demand great fun

Good is expected, great makes you smile

“A device that offers a balance of design, speed and features without breaking the bank. Want great design? The E3 has that in spades” TechnoBuffalo

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  • Xperia™ E3 is a fast and resilient 4G smartphone
  • The Xperia E3 is a 4G Android smartphone from Sony
  • This 4G smartphone comes in a range of stunning colours
  • The Xperia E3 has a gorgeous 4.5” display
  • Find unmistakable quality in every detail of the Xperia E3
  • Discover a 4G smartphone that’s lightweight and resilient


  • 143.8 grams


  • 137.1 x 69.4 x 8.5 mm


  • 4.5" (854 x 480 pixels) IPS Display


  • 5 megapixels
  • Front-facing VGA


  • 2,330 mAh
  • Talk time: up to 12 hours 20 min**
  • Standby time: up to 706 hours**
  • Music listening time: Up to 49 hours 4 min**
  • Video playback time: Up to 7 hours 27 min**

On the inside

  • Google Android 4.4 (Kitkat)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.2 GHz quad core

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Downloads and takeaways

Camera and video

  • Geotagging – add location info to your photos
  • Image stabiliser
  • Auto scene recognition
  • 5-megapixel camera
  • 4 x smooth zoom
  • Front-facing VGA camera
  • HD video recording (1080p)
  • HDR (High Dynamic Range) for pictures
  • Image capture, supported format: JPEG
  • Image playback, supported formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WBMP
  • Video playback and recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4


  • v3.5 mm audio jack (CTIA)
  • aGPS*
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
  • Native USB tethering
  • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync®, Facebook™, Google™ and SyncML™*
  • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
  • Wi-Fi® and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality
  • Smart connect
  • ANT+ wireless technology

Display and design

  • 4.5" (854 x 480 pixels) IPS Display
  • Scratch-resistant

Processor (CPU)

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.2 GHz quad core
  • Adreno 305 GPU

Memory and storage

  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Up to 4 GB flash memory***
  • Expansion slot: microSD™ card, up to 32 GB


  • FM Radio with RDS
  • Audio playback, supported formats: MP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg vorbis
  • Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
  • xLoud Experience – audio filter technology from Sony
  • ClearAudio+
  • Surround Sound technology (VPT)


  • UMTS HSPA (3G)
  • LTE (4G) (not available in all markets)

* This feature is not available in all markets

** Values are according to GSM Association Battery Life Measurement Technique. Battery performance may vary depending on network conditions, configurations and phone usage.

*** Memory comprises of approximately 2.3 GB of firmware, plus 1.7 GB of “Internal Storage” for downloaded applications, music, pictures and films, and some application data.