Sony Xperia SP

Added: 05.16.14 | Updated: 12.27.20
  • Model: Xperia SP
  • Brand: Sony
  • Rating: 3.17 out of 5 (6 votes)
  • Price: 180 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2013
  • Dimensions: 130.6 x 67.1 x 10 mm
  • Weight: 155 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8960T Snapdragon S4 Pro
  • Built-in memory: 8 GB (5.8 GB user available)
  • Screen: TFT 4.6 inches
  • Battery: 2370 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 8MP
  • Front camera: Single, 0.3MP

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Sony Xperia SP specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Sony Xperia SP Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Sony Xperia SP

Other names

Also known as Sony Xperia SP HSPA C5302, Sony Xperia SP LTE C5303, Sony Xperia SP LTE C5306

Launch date

2013, March

Sony Xperia SP PricePrice

First price

180 EUR

Sony Xperia SP dimension, size, weightDesign


5.14 in (130.6 mm)


2.64 in ( 67.1 mm)


0.39 in ( 10 mm)


5.47 oz (155 grams)

Water resistant


Black, White, Red


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Sony Xperia SP screenScreen

Technology TFT

4.6 in

Screen Area

58.3 cm2


720 x 1280 px

Points per inch

319 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Screen protector

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Sony Xperia SP ProcessorHardware


- Qualcomm MSM8960T Snapdragon S4 Pro


- Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait


- Adreno 320

Sony Xperia SP Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

8 GB (5.8 GB user available), 1 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

Sony Xperia SP SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean), upgradаble to 4.3 (Jelly Bean)

User Interface

Sony Xperia SP main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-8 MP, AF, f/2.4


LED flash, HDR

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Sony Xperia SP selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras




Sony Xperia SP Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - C5303 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - C5302 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - C5306
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - C5303 
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850) - C5306
SIM Card Micro-SIM
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps
SAR EU 0.79 W/kg (head)    
SAR 0.63 W/kg (head)     1.08 W/kg (body)    

Sony Xperia SP wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
USB microUSB 2.0 (MHL TV-out)

Sony Xperia SP Battery type and CapacityBattery


2370 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Ion


Standby - Up to 635 h (2G) / Up to 734 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 10 h 25 min (2G) / Up to 19 h (3G)
Audio playback - Up to 39 h



Sony Xperia SP sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Sony Xperia SP antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score26388 (Position 1313 out of 2128)

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Sony Xperia SP geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core109 (Position 1804 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core201 (Position 1865 out of 1873)
GeekBench 4 Single Core745 (Position 500 out of 1024)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core1094 (Position 925 out of 1022)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript926

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Sony. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Sony Xperia SP cost?

The price of the Sony Xperia SP varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 180 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Sony Xperia SP come out?

Sony Xperia SP mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, White, Red.

What is the size and weight of Sony Xperia SP ?

The Sony Xperia SP has dimensions of Height: 130.6 mm Width: 67.1 mm Thickness: 10 mm and weighs approximately 155 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Sony Xperia SP?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 4.6 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 720 x 1280 px at a pixel density of 319 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Sony Xperia SP have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8960T Snapdragon S4 Pro with processor Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait. Sony Xperia SP is available with internal memory of 8 GB (5.8 GB user available), 1 GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Sony Xperia SP?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 8 MP, AF, f/2.4 and features like LED flash, HDR

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Sony Xperia SP?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of VGA and features like