Sony Xperia Sola Smartphone Review

Smartphone Sony Xperia sola is a mid-range device, but at the same time, the phone has good functionality and incorporates many "entertainment" innovations.

This device is the first to use the sensational Floating Touch technology, which allows some control of the smartphone without touching the touch screen. Also, the Video Unlimited and Music Unlimited services became available on the smartphone, which we will discuss below.


The smartphone is a rectangular candy bar with rounded corners. In principle, the smartphone has good ergonomics. Case material – plastic, which is quite acceptable for a model of the middle price segment.

Most of the front of the device is occupied by a touch screen, and below the screen is a silver Sony logo. On the rear surface of the device is the "peephole" of the camera.

The Sony Xperia sola measures 116x59x9.9 mm and weighs only 107 grams.


Sony Xperia sola screen size is 3.7 inches with a resolution of 854x480 pixels. BRAVIA Mobile Engine screen manufacturing technology, which achieves high brightness and colorful pictures at low resolution, and with the help of Reality Display technology, incredible realism of the image is achieved.


The machine uses a 1 GHz STEU8500 2-core processor.

This processor fully satisfies the requirements of an "entertainment" smartphone, as Sony Xperia sola positions itself.

Operating system

The device operates on the basis of the Android 2.3 Ginger bread operating system with the ability to upgrade to version 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.


The phone uses a 5-megapixel main camera, but when combined with some of Sony's technical innovations, it produces quite good pictures.

Audio devices

Since the smartphone positions itself as an entertainment device, then special attention should be paid to the audio capabilities of the device.


Let's start with the fact that Sony provided the owners of this device unlimited access to Music and Video Unlimited services. These services will allow you to download free music and video in unlimited quantities. Although support for this service is not yet for all countries.

Well, and the XLOUD function and surround support, provide perfect clarity and optimal sound volume.

Specifications :

- 2-nuclear processor STE U8500;

- the clock frequency of the processor 1 GHz;

- Display diagonal 3.7 inches;

- the resolution of the display of 854x480 pixels;

- RAM 512 MB;

- built-in flash memory 8 GB ;

- there is a slot for memory cards microSD ;

- 5 megapixel main chamber;

- It is possible to record video in HD format;

- There is support Wi-Fi, Bluetooth;

- battery capacity of 1320 mAh;

- Android2.3 Gingerbread operating system.


The recommended price of the Sony Xperia Sola smartphone in Europe will be 329 euros.

The recommended value of the smartphone in Russia will be 13,990 rubles.


The novelty positions itself as an "entertainment, youth" smartphone. And, indeed, judging by all the characteristics of the device should be very popular with young people.

Already at the end of this week, sales of a smartphone in Europe will begin, more precisely on March 17, and after some time the release will be held in Russia.