Sony had recently revealed four new Android-powered smartphones at MWC last month. The Chinese tech company has now announced yet another smartphone called the Xperia L1. The new Android-powered smartphone comes under the mid-range category.
The Xperia L1 features a 5.5-inch LCD display with 1280×720 resolution. In terms of design, the device iterates similar design language like other Xperia smartphones. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737T (4×1.45GHz) system-on-chip (SoC) coupled with Mali-T720 MP2 GPU. The Xperia L1 comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB inbuilt storage which is further expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. The device runs Android 7.0 Nougat with Sony’s custom UI on top of it. It packs 2,620mAh battery and features Sony’s STAMINA mode for battery saving. The Xperia L1 includes Xperia Actions as well, which adapts device settings and functionality as per the user’s surroundings.
As for the optics, the Xperia L1 sports a 13-megapixel module with an aperture f/2.2. On the front, the phone gets a 5-megapixel camera with 24mm wide-angle lens and aperture f/2.2 for selfies and video calls.
Connectivity options on the handset include- 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, A-GPS, GLONASS, and USB Type-C.
The Xperia L1 is available in black and white colour options. A pink variant is also said to be available in a ‘few’ markets. The mid-budget Xperia L1 will hit the shelves (selected markets) in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, North America and Latin America in late April this year. The Chinese tech company, however, has not revealed the price of the new smartphone yet.