Sony Xperia SP

  • Sony Xperia SP
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Based on 78 scores, 158 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    23
  • Good:
    41
  • Average:
    9
  • Bad:
    5

The Sony Xperia SP is powered by a dual-core 1.7GHz Snapdragon CPU and 1GB of RAM. It packs 4.6-inch 720p TFT screen with 8GB of internal memory, expandable via microSD up to 32GB. Last but not least the SP sports an 8MP rear camera with LED flash.

Expert reviews and ratings

By mobilephones.com on 83

The first thing I noticed when unboxing the red Sony Xperia SP was its striking appearance; with a rich red polycarbonate casing and a soft touch finish, the device really has a premium look and feel about it.I also like the clear plastic strip that...

By Engadget on 79

An understated, but good-looking LTE device that delivers outstanding performance at a fair...

By geeksquad.co.uk on

The Sony Xperia SP is a mid-range smartphone, sharing many similar features to its big brother, the Xperia Z. Agent Collins gives his verdict.Sony's mobile phones have gone from strength to strength recently, reinforcing its long-standing reputation as a...

By DigitalVersus on 80

What a surprise! Between the gorgeous screen, the nice responsiveness, the manufacturing quality and the multimedia capabilities, the Sony Xperia SP has a lot more to offer than the average mid-range smartphone, enough to suit most users'...

By androidheadlines.com on

In the time I've spent with the Xperia SP, I've come to really enjoy the form-factor and the overall quality of the device. The Xperia SP is not a device that will play the best games at high frame rates, nor will it blow you away with the quality of...

By NotebookCheck on 85

With the Xperia SP, Sony created a successful bundle . Because of the built-in Qualcomm-SoC Snapdragon S4 MSM8960T, the decent performance of the 4.6-inch smartphones suffices to run the latest games and apps smoothly and without lagging on the 1280x720...

By Android Central on

With impressive internals and a unique design, is Sony's new mid-ranger as good as it appears on paper?Once an underdog in the Android world, Sony Mobile put out a strong showing earlier in the year with smartphones like the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL....

By PC Advisor on

The latest addition to the Sony smartphone family is the impressive mid-range Android smartphone , the Sony Xperia SP . The SP is actually smaller and heavier than its big brother, the Xperia Z , but it still manages to feel nice in your...

By What Mobile on 75

Price: £289.95Reviewer: Phillip BrownSony’s mid-range Android mobile gives you 4G speeds at an attractive price point.S lowly but surely, Sony is edging its way back from also-ran status in the mobile game to a serious player. After ditching partner...

By PCAdvisor on 80

The Sony Xperia SP has the spec and price of a mid-range Android smartphone, but when you actually get the device in your hands and start using it any ideas of it being mediocre go out of the window. It really is a class act, so if you're looking for a good phone to browse the web, perform tasks quickly and take decent photos...

By PC Advisor on 80

Sony seems to have really hit a rich vein of form with its smartphones since ditching its former partners Ericsson from the party. The latest addition to its smartphone range is this impressive mid-range Android smartphone . Continue reading our Sony...

By The Inquirer on 70

PHONE MAKER Sony's Xperia SP handset follows the release of the Japanese firm's top end Xperia Z smartphone and targets the midrange market. With this phone Sony has attempted to pull the same trick Finnish phone maker Nokia did with its Lumia 720 ,...

By Expert Reviews on 100

This fast, powerful phone is the perfect mid-range handset...

By TechRadar AU on 80

Buying guide 20 best mobile phones in the world today Throughout the entire review, we had to keep in mind that the Sony Xperia SP was a mid-level handset costing £350/US$490, which is a good deal less than the top-tier smartphones available today. The...

By fatducktech.com on

The Xperia SP is Sony's mid-range Android handset; not quite as flashy as the Xperia Z, but with a lot of design ideas clearly meant to evoke its attractive frame.See also: Smartphones of 2013: Sony Xperia ZYou can normally expect to get a mid-range...

By V3.co.uk on 60

The Sony Xperia SP is a reasonably priced Jelly Bean phone that offers moderate performance, featuring a dual-core processor, average camera and a crisp, but slightly dull,...

By tech.uk.msn.com on 70

We really wanted to love the Xperia SP. Decent specs, good brand, a lowish price and 720p display should (in theory) ensure this is a 5 star-toting device. But there's no two-ways about it, the SP suffers from a number of head-scratching design choices....

By Gadget Guy Australia on 90

Fourth-generation connections make mobile broadband fantastic, but not everyone can afford the ticket price for a smartphone, and that’s where a new handset from Sony comes in, delivering 4G alongside an 8 megapixel camera, Android 4.1, and a high...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

The Sony Xperia SP is a relatively inexpensive mid-range Android phone that boasts an aluminium frame, a 4.6in screen and 4G connectivity. It has a lacklusture display but its solid aluminium build, clean UI and good all-round performance make it one...

By theregister.co.uk on

The Xperia SP suffers from some of the same failings as the Xperia Z but also benefits from many of the same strengths. The difference is that the failings are fewer, and, at the price, more forgivable. The strengths, again at the price, are more...