Many smartphones have been launched by Sony so far, but this Sony Xperia e1 dual is the one affordable with excellent features built in. The walkman dedicated key is on the top, dual sim active, which makes the end user to grab them in their pockets. Captioned as the budget oriented smart android phone and a successor of Sony Xperia e.
Sony Xperia e1 has a 4’ TFT display, with a resolution of 480* 800 pixels. Capacitive touchscreen with a pixel density of 233 ppm. The screen is scratch resistant. The display is okay when viewed straight but has the fade of colours when the phone is tilted to different angles.
The contrast is fine, with vibrant colours (live). It has auto brightness sensor to behave automatically to different light conditions. Haptic feedback exists. Touch response is quick without any lag.
The design of Sony Xperia e1 dual is marvellous, and the Sony team has engineered few capabilities of television into this camera .the front part has the ear piece, couple of sensors, microphone at the bottom, one led on the top of screen (messages-calls...etc) and another on the bottom side of screen. Back –home and multitask tray are part of the display and are enlightened when the power is on. Top of the smart has a dedicated button for walkman and a 3.5mm jack for a headset.
Right side resides the volume rocker and power button as well. At the bottom, there is an indent kind of thing to remove the back panel. The rear end has the fixed focus camera (3.15mp)-secondary mic-Sony and Xperia logos-speaker frill a little bottom of the rear end. When the back panel is opened we can find two slots for Sims as well as one slot for micro SD card and lastly battery (1750mAh) groove. The total body is built with plastic mostly and the rear end has a matt finish.
The features of Sony Xperia e1 dual are awesome, with this economical price tag. Track id which identifies the song with artist name and biography as well, just record the song and work it on track id and the song is identified this can be shared via Facebook also. Dual sim active where when we are talking on one sim then you can receive the call from another sim by holding the call of the first sim.
Android 4.3 jelly bean os upgradable to android 4.4.2 kitkat.4 GB internal memory, 512 MB ram, dual core 1.2 GHz cortex a-7 processor, Adreno 302 GPU. Two multitouch points. Embossed colours on the phone so that it looks extremely amazing. Cloud which enhances the loudness of internal speaker. Incandescent colours of display that looks brilliant to eyes. Motion gestures like shake to shuffle to make the end user pleasant. Stamina mode which makes some of the applications are disabled to enhance the battery life.
Sony Xperia e1 dual has the gaming very excellent with regards to the casual games and high-end games due to the Adreno 302 GPU and CPU dual core 1.2 GHz cortex a-7.the web browsing is fast, the option of pinch to zoom also exists.
With regards to the camera as led flash doesn’t exist the images in natural light are excellent but images in low light are noisy. Macros to work well without any sort of detail is missing. Videos can be recorded with a VGA speaker and call quality are superb.
Quadrant scores 5390, cell ammo scores 1849, tutu scores 12369, Denmark 2 scores 55.4 fps. The camera has pictures effect mode which can make the real time effects on subjects.
Sony Xperia e1 dual is an entry level smartphone innovated by Sony with a compact build and a lot of features. Some drawbacks are as no front facing camera, the rear camera is of fixed focus, internal memory is low. Now it is the choice of the end user.