Best Price: Rs. 8,321
- Android v5.0 (Lollipop)
- 8 GB + 32 GB Expandable
- FM Radio
- Lightweight (144 g)
- The most popular1 phone priced around Rs. 8,000 with 5 MP camera
- The cheapest Sony phone with Quad-Core processor
- Good configuration
- Sound battery backup
- Average chipset
- Slightly expensive
Efficient mid-range smartphone
The Sony Xperia E4 sports a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels (qHD) leading to a pixel density of just 220ppi. It poses multi-touch panel made of shatter proof glass for better resilience. It offers superior contrasts, wide viewing angles, accurate colours and clear visibility under the sun.
Processor and Platform
At the heart of the Sony Xperia E4, there is a 1.3GHz Cortex A7 quad-core processor sitting on MediaTek MT6582 chipset. For handling multiple tasks, there is 1GB RAM. Rich videos and movies are handled by Mali-400 MP4 graphics unit. It sails on Android v4.4.4 KitKat OS with a likely update to the latest Lollipop version.
Camera and Storage
The Sony Xperia E4 is armed with a 5MP rear camera which has a resolution of 2,592 x 1,944 pixels and inclusive of presets like HDR, face detection, touch focus, panorama, geo-tagging, LED flash and autofocus. It can shoot full HD videos at 30fps and a secondary camera on the front. It features an internal memory of 8GB out of which only 3.8GB is user accessible. It also has a microSD slot expandable up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
To run the show for a fair period of time without any interruption, the Sony Xperia E4 depends on the non-removable Li-ion battery of 2,500mAh. On the connectivity front, it supports 3G, Wi-Fi, GLONASS, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, USB Host, Mobile hotspot and USB port.
Go for the Sony Xperia E4 if you want to flaunt a stylish smartphone that can be used for a long period of time. It runs on Android KitKat OS and has a configuration capable of managing daily workloads smoothly. However, it was expected to have a better processor in this price range.