Sony unveils Xperia J1 Compact with 20.7 MP camera and 4.3 inch display

Sony has launched the Xperia J1 Compact smartphone in Japan which is the company’s first SIM free LTE smartphone and Sony will launch the Xperia J1 Compact on April 20th with NTT DoCoMo. However, pre-orders will start from March 27 and the phone is priced at JPY 59,184 (approximately Rs. 30,000). Xperia J1 Compact is Sony’s first LTE communication “PLAY SIM” device with MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) support. Sony stated that it provides voice calls plans on NTT DoCoMo which can be tailored according to the needs of the consumers.Xperia J1 Compact

Talking about the specs, Xperia J1 Compact runs Android 4.4.4 Kitkat out of the box and features a 4.3-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display. Xperia J1 Compact is powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. There is 16 GB of in built storage, however Sony has provided a microSD slot for further expansion, but they did not mention about the capacity upto which the memory can be expanded. sony_xperia_j1_compact_official

Xperia J1 Compact sports a 20.7-megapixel rear camera with flash just like Xperia Z3, and a 2.2-megapixel front facing camera. Connectivity options on Xperia J1 Compact include 4G LTE, GPS/ A-GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and NFC. The device packs a 2300mAh non-removable battery, the Sony Xperia J1 Compact (D5788) weighs 138 grams and measures 128x65x9.7mm. This device also comes with IPX5/ IPX8 water and dust protection ratings. In case you want to know more about the Xperia J! Compact, here is the full specifications:

Alternate names D5788
Release date March 2015
Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 2300
Removable battery Yes
SAR value NA
Screen size (inches) 4.30
Touchscreen Yes
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Colours 16M
Processor 2.2GHz  quad-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Rear camera 20.7-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 2.2-megapixel
Operating System Android 4.4
Java support Yes
Browser HTML
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported NA
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.00
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Direct No
MHL Out No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Charging via Micro-USB Yes
Proprietary charging connector No
Proprietary data connector No
3G Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

Last Updated on by Jayaditya Chakrabarty

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