Mid-range smartphone with premium build
Display and Outfit
The Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual 16GB carries a 5-inch IPS HD multi-touch display with scratch resistant glass. It is housed in a 7.3mm thick outfit which has a weight of 140g, which are very impressive figures considering its big size. The main highlight of the device is its premium material which can resist dust and even drops in 1.5m of water for 30 minutes.
Configuration and Platform
On the inside is a pair of 1.5GHz quad-core Cortex A-53 processor and 1.0GHz quad-core Cortex A-53 processor based on Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 chipset. Assisting it is Adreno 405 GPU and 2GB RAM thereby ensuring seamless and fast performance. It boots the latest Android v5.0 Lollipop OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual 16GB impresses with its 13MP autofocus rear camera which supports LED flash, Exmor R CMOS sensor, geo-tagging, red eye reduction, panorama, touch focus, HDR, 4X digital zoom and face/smile detection and has the ability to shoot full HD videos. At the front, there is a 5MP HD camera.
It packs an internal memory of 16GB which is further expandable up to 128GB. Thanks to the combination of Sony's 3D Surround Sound, Clear Audio+, Clear Bass and xLoud technologies that the device offers.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a non-removable 2,400mAh Li-ion battery, Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual 16GB claims to provide up to 12 hours 40 minutes of talktime and up to 681 hours of standby time over 2G. It can be connected via 4G LTE Cat4 (some markets), 3G, GLONASS, computer sync, Wi-Fi Direct, NFC, DLNA, OTA sync, tethering, USB port, Mobile hotspot, syncML, Bluetooth v4.1 and MHL.
The Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual 16GB is a smartly crafted mid-range smartphone with quality specs in every department. But what makes it stand out from others is its premium build which doesn't only look good, but also resists water and dust efficiently.