Sony Xperia J1 Compact Dust and Water Resistant Smartphone with 20.7 Megapixel Camera Launched in Japan for JPY 59,184

Sony Xperia J1 Compact Dust and Water Resistant Smartphone with 20.7 Megapixel Camera Launched in Japan for JPY 59,184

Sony launched a new handset in Japan which is going to be available with NTT DoCoMo from April 20. Dubbed as Sony Xperia J1 this is offered with a price tag of JPY 59,184. Pre orders will start from March 27.

Tokyo: Sony Xperia J1 Compact sports 4.3 inch display and the resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels. It is powered by quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor whose clock speed is 2.2 GHz. The processor is paired with 2 GB RAM and is provided with 16 GB internal storage. Memory can be expanded via micro SD. It runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat operating system. The handset supports Bluetooth, 3G and WiFi connectivity. Highlight of the device is the 207 megapixel primary camera and there is also 2.2 megapixel front facing camera on board.  It comes packed with 2300 mAh battery under the hood.

Sony Xperia J1 Compact is the first SIM free smartphone. Sony said “ this is the first LTE communication Play Slim device with Mobile Virtual Network Operator support that provides voice calls plans on NTT DoCoMo tailored to consumer needs”.  The handset also comes with dust and water resistant capabilities. Specifications of the upcoming handset are similar to Xperia 2 smartphone that was introduced in May, 2014.

Detailed specifications of Sony Xperia J1 Compact

  • It comes with 3  inch display
  • Display resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Body dimensions are 128 x 65 x 9.7 mm
  • The handset weighs 138 grams.
  • It is powered by 2.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor
  • The processor is paired with 2 GB RAM
  • Internal storage provided is 16 GB
  • Memory can be expanded via micro SD card
  • The device runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat operating system
  • Connectivity features of the handset include Bluetooth, 3G, WiFi and GPS
  • It features 7 megapixel camera at rear
  • There is also 2.2 megapixel camera at front
  • 5 mm audio jack
  • FM Radio
  • Micro USB charging
  • Accelerometer, compass and proximity sensors
  • Battery under the hood is 2300 mAh battery