MWC 2015: Sony Xperia M4 Aqua with Octa Core Snapdragon 615 Processor, 13 megapixel Camera, Android 5.0 OS Announced

MWC 2015: Sony Xperia M4 Aqua with Octa Core Snapdragon 615 Processor, 13 megapixel Camera, Android 5.0 OS Announced

Sony launched a new smartphone at MWC 2015. The new handset is water resistant and is dubbed as Xperia M4 Aqua. It is going to be priced EUR 299 and will be launched in spring in 80 countries.

Barcelona: Sony Xperia M4 Aqua sports 5 inch display and the resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels. The body dimensions are 145.5 x 72.6 x 7.3 mm and it weighs 140 grams. M4 Aqua is powered by octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor whose clock speed is 1 GHz. The processor is backed by 2 GB and the internal storage is 8 GB. Extra storage can be added up to 32 GB via micro SD.  The smartphone features 5 megapixel front facing camera and 13 megapixel rear camera.  It comes out of the box with Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.  Connectivity features include is WiFi, GPs, 3G and Bluetooth. It comes packed with 2400 mAh.

Xperia M4 Aqua is the successor of M2 Aqua. Two variants of the handset will be offered and these are LTE and dual SIM variants. These variants however will be exclusive to only select markets. “Offering the most popular standout features made famous by our Xperia Z Series; camera capability, two-day battery life and waterproofing – Xperia M4 Aqua brings a proposition and price, products in this section of the market simply cannot match,” said senior vice president of Sony, Dennis Van Schei.

Detailed specifications of Sony Xperia M4 Aqua  

  • The handset comes with 5 inch display
  • Display resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Body dimensions are 145.5 x 72.6 x 7.3 mm
  • It weighs 140 grams
  • The handset is powered by 1 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
  • It is backed by 2 GB RAM
  • Internal storage is 8 GB
  • Memory can be expanded up to 32 GB via micro SD
  • The handset features 13 megapixel camera
  • 5 megapixel front facing camera is also on board
  • The device runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system
  • Connectivity features of the handset are WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and 3G
  • 3.5 mm headphones
  • FM Radio
  • Micro USB charging
  •  Battery under the hood is 2400 mAh
  • It delivers 13 hours talk time
  • 779 hours standby
  • It is offered in black, coral and white color options