Sony launches the Xperia C3 with a front camera flash for all Selfie Lovers
The selfie syndrome is at a all time high these days, with apps like Snapchat, Slingshot and Instagram putting fuel to the already fast spreading fire. A lot of OEM’s are looking to cash in this selfie fiasco by launching smartphones with higher resolution front facing cameras. HTC actually calls the front camera of their 2014 flagship the HTC One (M8) a Seflie cam. Well, if you thought that was cool, then all you selfie lovers are going to fall for this next device launched by the Japanese giants Sony. Sony today announced the Xperia C3, the first Android powered smartphone which has a LED Flash on the front.
The Xperia C3 comes with a 5 megapixel wide-angle front camera with an LED flash for taking those selfies in dark places. At the back of the device is an 8 megapixel shooter with a bunch of nifty settings for your photo shooting needs. Some of them include Superior Auto, Portrait Retouch v.2, Timeshift-burst, Picture effects, Movie Creator, Social Live, Sweep Panorama.
Other specifications include a 5.5 inch 720p HD display, a 1.2 GHz Quadcore Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with 1GB Ram and internal 8GB memory. It also supports upto a 32GB microSD card, so memory is not going to be an issue for storing all those selfies. On the software front it runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, so you are in for smooth interface.
Now lets come to the most important topic, the battery. The Xperia C3 comes with a 2500mAh battery, an according to Sony it has a talk time duration of 24 hours. But how will it perform when you go crazy using the front and the rear cameras is still yet to be found out.
So what do you think about this new Selfie smartphone? Give us a heads up on our comments below.
Xperia C3 Full Specifications
|Release date||July 2014|
|Dimensions (mm)||156.00 x 78.50 x 7.60|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||2500|
|Colours||White, Black, Mint|
|Screen size (inches)||5.50|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||32|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 b/ g/ n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.00|
|Charging via Micro-USB||Yes|
|Proprietary charging connector||No|
|Proprietary data connector||No|
|Number of SIMs||1|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|