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Xperia™ V

The ultimate LTE smartphone experience

Super fast LTE HD smartphone that’s water resistant.

Xperia™ V

Available colours


  • Xperia™ V, LTE mobile
  • Xperia™ V - The ultimate LTE Smartphone experience
  • Sony
  •  Xperia™ V - 3D View
  • Xperia™ V
  • Xperia™ V


  • 120 g
  • 4.2 ounces


  • 129 x 65 x 10.7 mm
  • 5.1 x 2.6 x 0.4 inches


  • Talk time (up to): 7 hours [1]
  • Standby time (up to): 400 hours [1]
  • Music listening time (up to): 18 hours [1]
  • Video playback time (up to): 4 hours [1]


  • 4.3 inch scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen
  • 16 million colours / 1280x720 pixels


  • Google Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
  • Latest generation 1.5 GHz Qualcomm MSM8960 dual core processor


  • 13 megapixel HD camera with auto focus
  • 16x digital zoom, photo flash


  • Dust-proof and water-resistant (IP55 / IP57) [2]

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Downloads and takeaways


This is a listing of Xperia V’s main features and functions. For a complete technical specification, download the Xperia™ V White paper (873 kB)

Camera and video

  • 13 megapixel camera with photo flash and auto focus
  • HD video recording
  • Front facing camera (VGA)
  • Exmor R™ for mobile image sensor
  • Face detection and Smile detection
  • Superior Auto
  • "Album" application
  • Image playback, supported formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WBMP
  • Image capture, supported format: JPEG
  • Video playback supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, MKV, AVI, XVID, MOV
  • Video recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4

Connectivity and communication

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

Pre-loaded applications

  • Google Mail
  • Google Talk application
  • Google Voice Search
  • Google Maps for Mobile with Navigation, Places and Latitude


  • GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
  • UMTS HSPA+ 850, 900, 2100
  • LTE Band I, Band III, Bandv V, Band VII and Band XX


  • xLOUD Experience – audio filter technology
  • PlayStation™ Certified
  • Sony Entertainment Network (selected markets only)
  • Clear audio +
  • "WALKMAN" application
  • Music player and manual equaliser
  • 3D and motion gaming
  • FM radio with RDS
  • TV launcher
  • Audio playback, supported formats: MP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg
  • Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
  • Xperia™ with Facebook™
  • Timescape with Twitter integrated
  • 3.5 mm audio jack for headphones
  • "Movies" application

Display and design

  • 4.3" 16,777,216 colour TFT HD screen
  • HD Reality display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2
  • Dust-proof and water-resistant (IP55 / IP57) [2]
  • Shatter-proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass
  • Capacitive touchscreen with on-screen QWERTY keyboard
  • Screenshot capturing
  • Gyroscope


  • Flash memory: 8GB eMMC
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Expansion slot: microSD™ card, up to 32 GB

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

[2] 1) In compliance with IP55 and IP57, Xperia V is protected against the ingress of dust and is water resistant. Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP 55; and/or (ii) can be kept under 1 metre of freshwater for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP 57. The phone is not designed to float or work submerged underwater outside the IP55 or IP57 classification range and should not be exposed to any liquid chemicals. If liquid detection is triggered on the handset or battery, your warranty will be void.

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