Sony Xperia M2 Aqua waterproof smartphone with 4.8-inch qHD display announced

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua

Sony Mobile has announced the Xperia M2 Aqua, a waterproof version of the Xperia M2 that was launched earlier this year. It has a 4.8-inch (960 x 540 pixels) capacitive touch screen display, powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat). It has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera.

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua

It has Sony’s signature OmniBalance design and has IP65/68 waterproof rating and IP65 dustproof rating. Sony has not announced dual SIM or LTE variants of the phone like the Xperia M2.


Sony Xperia M2 Aqua specifications

  • 4.8-inch (960 x 540 pixels) qHD capacitive touch screen display
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8226) processor with Adreno 305 GPU
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash, Exmor RS sensor, 1080p video recording
  • 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera
  • 8.6mm thick and weighs 149 grams
  • IPX5 and IPX8 (waterproof) and IP6x (dust proof)
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, up to 32GB expandable memory via microSD card
  • 3G HSPA+, WiFi 820.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC
  • 2330mAh Battery

The Sony Xperia M2 Aqua comes in Black and White and Purple colors and would launch in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Europe starting Autumn 2014.

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