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Quick specs

  • 120 grams
  • 4.2 ounces
  • 122 x 59.5 x 10.5 mm
  • 4.8 x 2.3 x 0.4 inches
  • Talk time (up to) 6 hours (GSM) [1]
  • Standby time (up to) 475 hours (UMTS) [1]
  • Music listening time (up to): 80 hours [1]
  • Video playback time (up to): 4 hours
  • 4" touchscreen - scratch-resistant TFT
  • 16 million colours, 960 x 540 pixels

Available colours


  • Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 1 GHz U8500 Dual Core processor
  • 8 megapixel camera with auto focus
  • 8x digital zoom, LED flash
Xperia P Android phone

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Xperia P specifications

This is a listing of Xperia P’s main features and functions. For a complete technical specification, download the Xperia™ P White paper (1 MB).

Camera and video

  • 8 megapixel camera with LED flash and Auto focus
  • Sony’s Exmor™ R for mobile CMOS sensor
  • 8x digital zoom
  • HD video recording (1080p)
  • 3D Sweep Panorama
  • Image playback, supported formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WBMP
  • Image capture, supported format: JPEG
  • Video playback and recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4
  • Accelerated Adobe Flash Video
  • Face detection and Smile detection
  • Front-facing camera (VGA)

Connectivity and communication

  • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
  • Wi-Fi® and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality
  • HDMI Support
  • DLNA Certified
  • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync, Google Sync and Facebook
  • aGPS
  • WebKit web browser with Pan & zoom
  • Bluetooth technology
  • Native USB tethering
  • NFC
  • Noise Suppression


  • Internal phone storage: 16GB (up to 13GB user-accessible memory)
  • RAM: 1GB


  • TrackID music recognition
  • xLOUD Experience – audio filter technology from Sony
  • FM Radio with RDS
  • 3.5 mm audio jack for headphones
  • Audio playback, supported formats: MP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg vorbis
  • Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
  • Motion gaming
  • Timescape with Twitter integrated
  • Xperia™ 2.0 with Facebook
  • Sony Entertainment Network (selected markets only)
  • Clear bass and clear stereo


  • 4”, 960x540 pixels 16,777,216 colour TFT
  • Reality display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine
  • Scratch-resistant, shatter proof sheet on mineral glass
  • Capacitive touchscreen with on-screen QWERTY keyboard
  • Screenshot capturing
  • WhiteMagic™ technology

Pre-loaded applications

  • Google Voice Search
  • Google Talk with video chat
  • Google Mail
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Gallery 3D
  • Google Maps with Street View and Latitude


  • GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
  • UMTS HSPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100

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

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