Sony Xperia Sola – Gallery Photos and Review
by: Alodia Phan – jcyberinux.com
Review on Sony Ericsson Sola
Physical Appearances: At front is the glossy and scratch-resistant glass, at the side and the back part is made plastic material and sort of rubberized coating on it, considered that the phone dimension is 116 x 59 x 9.9 mm, the square shape like of the phone was smooth, comfortable, and an easy grip on the hand that you wouldn’t fall off your hand easily.
At front part, is the 3.7 inch scratch resistant glass with HD Display, the pixel resolution is oh top level with visually clear, live and precise colors. The brightness can be adjust manually and can adapt lightning conditions. You can resize the font size from small, normal, large and extra large, and also the new features of ICS update is that you can used Glove mode, you can touch and unlock the phone while wearing gloves. The touch sensitive buttons are back, home and menu key. It has sensors for Accelerometer, proximity, compass and the led indicator light has a green and red indicator for charging purposes, blue light for the text/call notifications.
At the bottom part of it, a microphone and a strap slot.
The true wonders of Sony Xperia Sola with updated ICS Android OS, is the newly improved floating touch screen that enables you the browse and sweep on your phone without touching it. It works well on the web browsers like Mozilla, Google Chrome and a like.
At the top part of it, there is a 3.5mm stereo headset jack for listening your favourite music and fm radio or privately watching for favourite videos.
At the back part of the phone have another microphone, a LED light and 5.0 Megapixel camera good for high quality of photos and video recording. There’s also an external stereo loudspeaker at the bottom part of it.
At the sides of the phone, you can see the power/sleep/wake button.
From the other side, you can see the camera button, volume button (up/down key) and the microUSB slot for data transfer and charging purposes.
The back cover is removable, by sliding it upwards you can easily remove it, from there, is a microSD card slot that can support up to 32GB, and SIM card slot which can support microSIM card via microSIM card tray support.
Features, Applications and Android OS Handling: Running on Android 2.3 Gingerbread at shipped factory default, but you can update it now with Android Ice Cream Sandwich(see the news update), It has 8GB internal memory (up to 5GB for user usages), RAM – 512 MB, microSD slot supported up to 32GB. It has Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, on, GPU Mali 400, Web Browser can support both Flash and HTML5. GPS and Java supported. NFC Smart Tags by making your own preferences and settings, to help you launch your own profiles of your phone by just one touch. Floating touch adds magic and wonders on the phone, you can sweep and browse on your phone without even touching it. In situation like cold or winter days, or due to work that you used your glove but encountering problems when you need to unlock and browse to your phone. No worries, in Sony Xperia Sola with their new updates, you won’t have that problem with Enable Glove mode, you can sweep and browse without any issue on your phone.
Thanks to Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine, video rendering while watching HD movies handles no problem using MX Player App, Images view via Xperia Gallery very clear and precise colors, Images and Photos very impressive, it takes you another level of high quality. Music Player plays music very well especially the stereo loudspeaker. It has Stereo FM Radio supported, that you can listen to your favourite FM radio stations. HD Games and Applications handle very smoothly without any issues. There are reports that other games and applications didn’t go well, but it was due to applications is in need for updates. That’s why there is a Google Play Store to help you to keep your applications updated. 3G Network chose a good network provider for better network experience. Wifi and Internet connection handle flawlessly, faster web browsing experience with fast internet connection. Data transferring well executed via Bluetooth and in terms accessing it via PC/Laptop with Sony PC Companion Software.
(Note: Sony(Sony Xperia Sola, Apps and Games) Logo/Images/Pictures has a respective copyright. I used it for demonstration purpose only.)
Related Articles / Entries / References / Links / Sources :
Sony Xperia Sola – Technical Specifications
Sony Xperia Go, Xperia U and Xperia Sola ICS update
Sony Xperia Sola – Official Site