Sony Xperia E4 Review

If you to be different from the other tech savvy and smart phone users that usually use iPhone, then the Sony Xperia might work for you. Today, Sony is considered as one of the top manufacturers of android phones in the industry. They are also popular not only because they are much affordable than iPhone but also, due to their high quality specs that their smartphone boast. Recently, Sony Xperia has released another amazing phone and they call it Sony Xperia E4.

The Sony Xperia E4 is said to be designed to be seen. By just looking at smartphone, you’ll already feel like it is reliable and durable. With its textured surface and rounded shape, it made it possible for us to hold it and show off easily. It has a 5 inches large screen that is made for reviving you funniest and unforgettable moments. Because of its smart display and the Sony’s audio technology, you can have a great view from any of its angle with a crystal clear sound. You will definitely feel that the moment is still alive.

This smartphone has two-day battery life that made it last longer than other phones. The Sony Xperia E4 is great for late night events that you’ll not be needing to go home first for charging. Even if you already used it the whole day, you can still use it until the sun comes up again. By switching its battery to the Sony STAMINA you are still good to go for several hours. Compare this feature to other phones and you’ll notice, no one can compete.

This smartphone will get you started in just a few minutes after unboxing it. With the Sony Xperia Transfer feature, you are allowed to transfer all you important stuff from your old phone easily that will have you to start right away.
If you are a photo lover, the Sony Xperia E4 is perfect for you. Being a photo pro will be easy by using this smartphone. You’ll just have to keep capturing and snapping without worrying how it look. It features auto-scene recognition that will automatically adjust your settings in order for you to capture the best photo anytime and anywhere that will surely enjoy by you and your friends.

Sony Xperia E4 basic features:

For video and cameras

  • Front-facing camera with 2 MP Camera and 720 Pixels for Videos
  • Auto-scene recognition
  • Image stabilizer
  • 4x digital zoom
  • 1080 pixels Full High Definition video recording
  • High Dynamic Range or HDR for pictures
  • Video playback, supports MP4,  3GPP™ and WebM
  • Geotagging – add location info to your photos
  • Image capture, supports JPEG file format
  • Video capture, supports MP4 and 3GPP
  • Image playback, supports  GIF, BMP, JPEG, WebP, and PNG

Sound

  • xLoud Experience
  • VPT or the Sony 3D sound surround technology
  • Audio recording in different formats (3 GPP, AMR and MP4)
  • Clear Audio+ (An Improvement software for sound)
  • RDS FM radios
  • Audio playback in different formats (3GPP, MP3, MP4, OTA, WAV, SMF, and Ogg vorbis

Communication and connectivity

  • Bluetooth 4.1 wireless technology
  • Functionality of Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Smart Connect
  • aGPS
  • Micro USB support and 2.0 USB High Speed
  • Natural USB tethering
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Synchronization by Exchange ActiveSync, Google, Facebook, and SyncML

CPU (Processor)

  • 400 MP2 ARM Mali
  • 1.3 GHz Quad Core

Design and display

  • Scratch resistant glass
  • 5 inches display (960p x 540p)

Storage and memory

  • Expandable storage up to 32 GB micro SD (external storage)
  • 8 GB internal or flash memory
  • 1 GB Random Access Memory (RAM)

Networks

  • 2G (GSM EDGE and GPRS)
  • 3G (HSPA and UTMS)

Major Features:

Battery life up to 2 days

The Sony Xperia E4 has incredible powerful battery life. The battery of this smartphone delivers a power that lasts up to 2 days. It saves the battery power by switching on or enabling the extended standby mode feature. It automatically turns off all your apps and functions and yet, you will still receive texts, calls, alarms, notifications and the apps of your choice. And by jus pressing the power button, everything will be back to normal and all the functionality will run again.

If you caught on being low on battery but still have many things to do, another feature will handle it for you. The extended usage mode feature extends your usage time up to 14% of your current power level. For seriously low battery life, you can still squeeze out from it. The Ultra STAMINA feature of this smartphone will save your life by limiting its services to the phone’s core functions (text and calls). Amazing right?

Display

Sony is known for creating cutting edge technology in TV and now they have applied it on their smartphone screens. The Sony Xperia E4 come with a 5 inches quality HD display that will definitely bring your captured moments to life. The display is always great at any viewing angle thanks to its IPS technology. No matter which angle you are looking from, this device will offer you a super accurate colors and sharp images.

Camera

With the combination of the phone’s 5 MP camera and its innovative auto-scene recognition feature, the Sony Xperia E4 can offer you HDR pictures. This phone is able to produce beautiful and vivid photos at any scene, whether taken at night or day. The 2 MP camera is just enough to provide you a perfect selfie picture. 

  • The Auto Scene recognition - From lightened night views to macro close-up photos, the auto-scene recognition identifies 52 scenarios and it automatically adjust the settings to help you capture the best photo anytime and anywhere.
  • HDR photos (backlight clear pictures) – The High Dynamic Range is commonly known as HDR in an imaging technology that is used in order to capture clear photos even against backlights. With an HDR feature, the Sony Xperia E4 can capture similar image at different levels of exposure and layers it to create one optimized photo.

Creative Sony camera apps

  • AR Fun – Lets you draw and scribble the photos.
  • Portrait retouch – To make your portraits and selfies even better.
  • Live on YouTube – Live streaming via YouTube
  • Sound Photo – Allows you to add sound in your photos.