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Sony Xperia C3 Review : The Smartphone made for Selfie

Sony Xperia C3 Review : The Smartphone made for Selfie

by Abhishek VoheraAugust 31, 2014

Sony Xperia C3 had been made official and according to the company, it will be the best selfie smart phone of the world. This device had got a 5 megapixels camera and you will be surprised to know that this camera is the front camera, especially embedded to capture smart selfies. The news of this smart phone coming up had made its competitors think once again to compete it. Let us review Sony Xperia C3 briefly.


Display and Body

This is an attractive smart phone, but is made up of plastic body. It is slim and only 7.6 mm thick. The dimensions of Xperia c3 are 156 x 78.5 x7.6 mm and it weight 150g only. The sides are designed with metal. The screen size of this smart phone is 5.5 inches and is designed because of its photographic potential. It has got LCD IPS display with resolution of 720 x 1280p and pixel density of about 267ppi. IPS LCD display is responsible for color reproduction and gives great viewing angles. This smart phone will available in white, black and mint colors.


Sound, Memory, Data

The phone will come with 8 GB onboard storage memory. This memory could be extended through a memory card to around 32 GB.  It is a dual SIM phone which has good sound and has support for Wi-Fi, 3G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth impairment, and GPS too.


Camera is the heart of this phone and will take you all by surprise. It has got an 8 MP rear camera. The front facing camera is of 5 MP with LED flash. It is especially designed to click the perfect selfies. The 80 degree field view of the front camera makes it capture more elements. The front camera sensor has Superior Auto mode for detecting light conditions and it also has intelligent scene detection. It had added the camera with features of apps like Portrait Retouch, and AR effect. These applications will be really helpful in adding different effects to the images captured through the camera.



This smart phone is powered with Quad-core Snapdragon CPU that is clocked at 1.2 GHz. It has got a good RAM of 1 GB to handle different process and multitasking between the process easily without getting hanged up.

Battery and Price

It has got a good battery life of 2500mAh that is supposed to give the talk time of about 18 hours on 3G. The price had not been finalized yet by the company, but it will be surely more than 300 dollars, which is about 18,000 INR.


Sony Xperia C3 Verdict

Why to buy Sony Xperia C3?

You can think to buy Sony Xperia C3 because:

  • It has got great quality camera on both sides
  • The screen size is big enough
  • The battery life is really good

Why not to but Sony Xperia C3?

You might not be interested in buying this smart phone because:

  • It is more selfie centered
  • The internal storage memory is low
  • The RAM and processor are not up to the mark as expected
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About The Author
Abhishek Vohera
Abhishek Vohera is the Founder and Chief Editor at Above Android. He is from Mumbai, India. Abhishek is a Software Engineer at Multi-National Company by profession and Blogger and SEO expert by passion. He is crazy about Android and a true Google Fan Boy.
  • MohammadWasiullah

    Why not specified snapdragon 400 or 800 ?

  • Allof Us

    yes is it 400 or 800

  • Allof Us

    Post complete reviews guys

  • Allof Us

    Does it hang while running heavy games

  • Allof Us

    Videos are displayed of quality

  • Allof Us

    How much internal storage is there

  • Allof Us

    Hope to get all the answers asap


    Selfie lover buy this phone