Vaio Phone (VA-10J) with 5 inch Display, Snapdragon 410 Processor Launched in Japan for JPY 51,000

Vaio Phone (VA-10J) with 5 inch Display, Snapdragon 410 Processor Launched in Japan for JPY 51,000

Vaio Phone (VA-10J) is the first smartphone from Vaio.  It is now launched for the Japan market.  The handset is sold unlocked for a price of JPY 51,000.  It will be made available in Japan from March 20 and there is no word of launching the handset in other markets.

Tokyo: Vaio Phone (VA-10J) smartphone comes with 5 inch display and the resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels.  The handset weighs 130 grams.  It is powered by quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor whose clock speed is 2 GB.  It is provided with 16 GB internal storage and memory can be expanded up to 64 GB via micro SD.  The handset comes equipped with 13 megapixel camera at rear and 5 megapixel camera at front.  It comes out of the box with Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.  Connectivity features of the handset include WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth and 3G. Other features are 3.5 mm headphones, micro USB charging and micro SIM support. Battery under the hood is 2500 mAh that gives 13 hours talk time and 500 hours standby time.

Vaio Phone (VA-10J) can also be purchased from B-Mobile, Japanese Telecom carrier for JPY 4,000 and unlimited data plans can be availed. It is offered in black color. The specifications of the handset are nothing to boast off. In fact they are much similar to the recently launched Panasonic Eluga U2. It was priced TWD 7,990 in Taiwan.

Full specifications of Vaio Phone (VA-10J) 

  • The handset sports 5 inch display
  • Display resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels
  • 141.5 x 71.3 x 7.95 mm
  • It weighs 130 grams
  • It is powered by 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor
  • The processor is paired with 2 GB RAM
  • It is provided with 16 GB internal storage
  • There is micro SD card to further expand memory up to 64 GB
  • It features 13 megapixel
  • It also has 5 megapixel front facing camera
  • The handset comes loaded with Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system
  • Connectivity features include WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, 3G and micro USB
  • The handset supports micro SIM
  • 3.5 mm headphones
  • Micro USB charging
  • Proximity, ambient light, gyroscope and accelerometer sensors
  • Battery under the hood is 2500 mAh non-removable battery
  • The battery delivers 500 hours standby
  • 13 hours talk time