M5 & C5 Announced By Sony – Ultra Attraction In Your Hands Now
Sony has unveiled two new smartphones, the Xperia C5 Ultra and the Xperia M5. The Xperia C5 Ultra is the successor to the Xperia C3 that was optimized for taking self portraits. The C5 Ultra has a 13 megapixel autofocus camera on the front and back, much like the HTC Desire EYE. The front camera also has 22mm focal length to fit more people in and also an LED flash like on the C3.
Other than the camera, the C5 Ultra has a 6-inch, 1920 x 1080 resolution IPS display with really thin bezels on the side, 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 chipset, 2GB of RAM, 16GB internal memory, microSD card slot, LTE, 2930mAh battery with a promised battery life of up to two days, and Android 5.0 Lollipop. The C5 Ultra has a 6-inch 1080p display, a 64-bit 1.7 GHz processor, and 2GB of RAM, while the M5 is a smaller, more powerful device, with a 5-inch 1080p display, 64-bit 2.0 GHz processor, and 3GB of RAM. The Xperia M5 is what Sony calls the ‘super mid-range’ smartphone, and is quite similar to some of the Xperia Z series devices.
It has the same OmniBalance design with metal on the sides and glass on the front and back. The M5 is also dust and waterproof with IP65 & IP68 certification. The M5 also has a 5-inch 1920×1080 resolution IPS panel, MediaTek Helio X10 processor, 3GB RAM, 16GB internal memory with microSD card slot, 21.5 megapixel camera on the back, 13 megapixel camera on the front, LTE, 2600mAh battery with two-day battery life, and Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Both devices run Android Lollipop 5.0 and offer 4G connectivity and up to 2 days of battery life, but there is only a paltry 16GB of internal flash memory apiece. The smaller M5 has the added benefit of being both waterproof and dust-tight, with IP65 and IP68 certifications. One specialty the Sony Xperia M5 retains from last year’s model is its waterproof and dust-tight body, complete with a cap-less USB port.