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Sony Xperia C3 Dual ‘Selfie-Focused’ Smartphone Launched at Rs. 23,990

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Sony on Monday announced the launch of its selfie-focused smartphone in India, the Xperia C3 Dual, at Rs. 23,990. The smartphone will be available from next Monday, September 1.
The Sony Xperia C3 Dual smartphone was initially launched in July, alongside its single-SIM variant, the Xperia C3. The highlight feature of the Xperia C3 smartphone is its 5-megapixel front-facing camera, with a 25mm wide-angle lens that delivers an 80-degree field of view, apart from an soft LED flash. It also comes with 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera along with soft-LED flash.

The Xperia C3 and Xperia C3 Dual feature identical specifications, with the latter sporting dual-SIM card slots in addition. Both phones run Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box. The Xperia C3 features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) Triluminos display supported by Bravia Engine 2, and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor coupled with Adreno 305 GPU and 1GB of RAM.

The Sony Xperia C3 supports storage expansion via microSD card (up to 32GB), with 8GB of inbuilt storage. It packs a 2500mAh battery, which is rated for up to 24 hours of talk time (unspecified network) and 1,071 hours of standby time, according to the company. The various connectivity options on the Xperia C3 include 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi, and USB charging. The smartphone measures 156×78.5×7.6mm, weighs 150 grams and comes in Black, White and Mint colour variants.

(Also see: Sony Xperia C3 and Xperia C3 Dual in comparison)

Last week, Sony had launched the Xperia C3 in Russia at RUB 13,990 (approximately Rs. 23,000). It is also available in China via an online retailer, priced at CNY 1,999 (Rs. 19,700 approximately).

Sony Xperia C3 Dual detailed specifications:=
General
Release date July 2014
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 156.00 x 78.50 x 7.60
Weight (g) 150.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 2500
Removable battery No
Colours White, Black, Mint
SAR value NA
Display
Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.2GHz  quad-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon
RAM 1GB
Internal storage 8GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 32
Camera
Rear camera 8-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 5-megapixel
Software
Operating System Android 4.4
Java support Yes
Browser supports Flash No
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/ g/ n
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.00
NFC Yes
Infrared No
DLNA No
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
MHL Out No
HDMI No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
USB Micro-USB
Charging via Micro-USB Yes
Proprietary charging connector No
Proprietary data connector Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G No
SIM 2  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
Sensors

Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer No
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

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