Sony Xperia T3 with phones mid tantalizing range (upd: available and prices)

Sony Mobile today introduced the Xperia T3, a new smartphone enticing midrange that should compete with heavyweights segment such as the Motorola Moto G 4G.

The Sony Xperia T3 actually worked combines aesthetics, it measures only 7 mm thick, an intermediate but balanced specifications.

It has to start with a stainless steel frame, serving as antenna on other phones from the iPhone 4, and a matte plastic shell giving it a lightness, as it weighs only 148 g . It is however not waterproof, unlike the Xperia Z series

It features also a large 5.3-inch IPS display (13.5 cm) display HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels), a resolution of 280 pixels per inch, with colors (too) saturated through Triluminos the function. It is associated with a front sensor of 1.1 million pixels (which can film in HD 720p) but mainly to a back exposed to 8-megapixel sensor back, filming in Full HD 1080p and enjoying an optical stabilization .

Under the hood we find a particular Snapdragon chip S400, a Qualcomm MSM8928 four ARM Cortex-A7 cores at 1.4 GHz in this case, integrating a cellular connectivity 4G LTE Category 4. There is also 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB internal memory, expandable via microSD. Wi-Fi N, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC complement the range. It rests on a removable 2,500mAh battery and Android 4.4, the latest version of the Google platform.

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Update: Initially announced on June 3, the Xperia T3 is now officially marketed, first through operators, who put forward including 4G connectivity.

At Sosh, it is proposed (bare and without obligation) to 379 euros, as indicated in stock with delivery within three days. Bouygues Telecom sells for its part naked to 349 euros, and the funds more widely as part of the subscription to a package (phone available from 1 euro).

First Published: June 3, 2014.