Sony has launched the new Sony Xperia M4 Aqua smartphone in India priced at Rs. 24,999. The smartphone has 64 Bit processor with 4G LTE support. The smartphone is not yet listed, with any of the major retailers like Flipkart, Amazon or Snapdeal. The smartphone was launched on May 26, 2015 but now has gone on sale on major e-retailers.
Update – The Sony M4 Aqua is now available on Amazon for Rs. 23,649.
Design is almost similar to the previous generation Sony Smartphones like Xperia C3. The build quality is solid with sleek and thin design. The smartphone is launched in white, black and Coral colors.
The Aqua M4 is quite thin measuring only 7.3 mm and has a weighs only 136 grams. Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is waterproof and Dust tight with IP65/68 certification mobile, offering water resistant upto 1.5 meters for 30 minutes.
The USP of Sony Xperia M4 is it’s Superior Rear and Front Camera and being waterproof / dust tight.
Next time you are going to the beach with your friends and family you will not have to worry about your smartphone getting wet with the Aqua M4. If you live in a place like Mumbai where your smartphone is bound to get wet in the rainy season; than you must get a smartphone like Sony M4 Aqua.
Sony Xperia M4 uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa-core(Quad-core 1.5GHz + quad-core 1.0GHz) processor. The Octa-core processor uses a big.LITTLE architecture the higher clock 1.5 Ghz cores are used when there is heavy work load by the processor and the 1.0 Ghz cores are energy efficient cores used to do light work and save battery.
The smartphone has Adreno 405 GPU which is good for gaming and Graphics intensive Apps.
The smartphone has a 13 MP Rear Camera which is good for taking daylight as well as low light images. The Camera is powered by the Sony Exmor Lens and has Dual tone LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture to capture low light images.
The smartphone also has 5 MP wide angle camera for clicking good and clear selfies. The Sony C3 was one of the original 5 MP good front camera smartphones. The Sony M4 Aqua also carries the legacy forward and offer good image quality with the front camera.
The smartphone offers 4G LTE connectivity and is a dual sim device, it will work with the Indian 4G network standards. The smartphone runs on the latest Android version Android Lollipop 5.0 and offers good user experience with Sony’s fluid UI.
The smartphone has HD resolution 1280*720 P and a 5 inch IPS LCD display with Sony trimullous display and Bravia Engine. The display could have been full HD considering the higher price of the smartphone.
The Aqua M4 has adequate 2400 mAH battery which is good to run the smartphone for full day without needing a second charge. Sony Smartphone comes with the stamina mode which is one of the best to extend the battery life.
The smartphone has 16 GB internal storage and it can be expanded to a massive 128 GB using a micro-SD card.
Sony also unveiled some days back the flagship Sony Xperia Z4 in Japan powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 for the Japanese market. We may see another flagship from Sony for the Global markets soon. Sony launched the Sony Xperia C4 successor to Sony Xperia C3 in the Indian market it is also not yet listed with any major e-retailer.