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    Xperia™ C3

    The original PROselfie™ smartphone

    5 MP, wide-angle front camera with LED flash and real-time selfie apps

    Available colours


    • The Xperia C3 is the ultimate Android smartphone for selfies and video calls
    • The Xperia C3 is designed for your best selfies
    • The Xperia C3 with a 5 MP front camera for selfies and video chat
    • Enjoy the Xperia C3’s large 5.5” HD display


    • 150 g


    • 156 x 78.5 x 7.6 mm


    • 5.5" HD (1280x720)

    On the inside

    • Google Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
    • Snapdragon 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Quad-core


    • 5 MP Front-facing camera (720p)
    • 8 MP camera with auto focus


    • 2500 mAh
    • Talk time: up to 24 hours**
    • Standby time: up to 1071 hours**
    • Music listening time: up to 93 hours**
    • Video playback time: up to 10 hours**

    Perfect partners

    Headsets, docks, great stuff for in-car use and more. Team up your phone with your choice of Accessories.

    View the full range of Accessories

    Downloads and takeaways

    Camera and video

    • 5 MP Front-facing camera (720p)
    • Front flash LED
    • Wide view front camera
    • 8 MP camera with auto focus
    • HD video recording 1080 p
    • Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor
    • HDR (High Dynamic Range) for photos and videos
    • Pulsed LED flash
    • 16x digital zoom
    • Superior Auto – automatic scene selection
    • Geotagging – add location info to your photos
    • Object tracking – lock focus on a specific object
    • Red-eye reduction
    • Image capture, supported file format: JPEG
    • Image playback, supported file formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG; WebP
    • Video capture, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4
    • Video playback, supported file formats: 3GPP, MP4, M4V, AvI, XVID, WEBM


    • GSM GPRS/EDGE (2G)
    • UMTS HSPA (3G)
    • LTE (4G)


    • 5.5" HD (1280x720) IPS display

    Processor (CPU)

    • Snapdragon 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Quad-core
    • Adreno 305

    Memory and storage

    • 1 GB RAM
    • 8 GB flash memory (internal)***
    • Up to 32 GB microSD™ (card slot)


    • Sony Surround Sound technology (VPT)
    • Clear Audio+ – Sound improvement software
    • Audio recording, supported formats: 3GPP, MP4, AMR
    • Audio playback supported formats: AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, PCM, Vorbis, WMA

    Connectivity and communication

    • aGPS
    • Bluetooth® 4.0
    • DLNA Certified®
    • GLONASS*
    • Native USB tethering
    • Screen mirroring
    • Smart Connect
    • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync®, Facebook™, Google™ and SyncML™*
    • USB charging
    • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
    • Wi-Fi® and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality
    • Xperia Link
    • ANT+™ wireless technology
    • Wi-Fi direct

    * This service is not available in all markets.

    ** Values are according to GSM Association Battery Life Measurement Technique as performed in controlled laboratory conditions. Actual time may vary.

    *** Memory comprises approximately 2.9GB of firmware, plus 5.1GB of “Internal storage” for music, pictures, and movies, and downloaded applications and their data.