Review of Sony Xperia Go

Sony has always remained in the limelight for launching new mobiles into the market. The handsets are known to be considered as beauty with the brains because of their smart and sleek, compact and stylish designs. This is possible because of Adreno GPU which is installed in most of Sony’s android mobiles.

Design: The mobile is designed in such a way that fits into your palm. The exterior of the mobile has smooth finish and display glass is the only polished surface visible. It is quite evocative of Xperia Sola which is a good thing. The weight of mobile is 110 gm which is quite lighter.

Processor: It has 1 GHz Cortex-A9 Dual Core Processor backed by 512 MB RAM that makes the thing smooth. It runs on Android GingerBread and not on IceCream Sandwich, which is disgusting, but not disastorous, as upgrade is promised.

The major USP of this product is it is water resistant and dustproof.

Camera: Xperia brags having a 5 megapixel camera with single LED light. The mobile is competent of HD video recording at 720p.

Storage: The Xperia Go can carry the music collection, videos and images with an internal memory of 8 GB. The expandable memory is up to 32 GB. 

Connectivity: This mobile can allow the user to access their e mail using inbuilt Adobe Flash 11 player. With 2G network internet connectivity can be accessed through GPRS and EDGE technology. The device is WiFi proficient as well and user can connect to internet via local wireless network in range. Data can be exchanged through micro USB port which is capable of tethering to other devices. The user can also use radio FM inbuilt for leisure time. Google Maps is another interesting option on the phone. Networking sites and office suite is also preinstalled in the mobile.

Battery: The mobile has a Li-Ion battery and assures to give the owner 6 hours of talk time if used in 2G network. On 3G, the battery lasts for 5 hours.
Color: Black

Price- Rs 18,999(approx)




Single, GSM

Touch Screen
Yes, Capacitive

Capacitive, touch screen

3.5 inches

480 x 320 pixels

16M colors

Primary Camera
5 MP

Video Recording
Yes, 720 x 1280, VGA@30fps

Yes, Digital Zoom 16x
Memory and Storage

8 GB storage

Expandable Memory Slot
Yes, up to 32 GB
Internet & Connectivity

Yes, 107 kbps

Yes, 296 kbps

Yes, 14.4 Mbps

Yes, 802.11 b/g/n

USB connectivity
Yes, micro USB, v2


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