Sonim announced the launch of the XP6 smartphone in 2014. The manufacturer is offering the Sonim XP6 phone with 2.63 inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.
The Sonim XP6 smartphone runs on the Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) operating system. This phone uses a 320 x 432 px, TFT display. The size of screen is 2.63 inch. This phone has only one rear-camera (5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px) on its back for photos and videos. Some smartphones with multi-camera setups offer specialized features like macro photography, low-light capabilities, or advanced image stabilization.
Sonim XP6 specifications
|Dimensions||5.39 x 2.54 x 0.81 inch|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|
The weight of the Sonim XP6 is 9.52 oz. It is still considered to be relatively lightweight and portable. The dimensions of this Sonim smartphone are average (5.39 x 2.54 x 0.81 inch). For some people, larger smartphones are more comfortable to hold and easier to use, as they provide a larger display for watching videos, browsing the web, and using apps. A micro SIM is larger than the current standard Nano SIM card but smaller than the older, larger SIM card size. You can use a SIM card adapter to convert a Micro or Nano SIM card into the required size.
|OS version||Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz|
The Sonim XP6 comes with Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Android is an open-source operating system, which means that users and developers have more control over the software and can customize it to suit their needs. The XP6 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 CPU. A quad-core mobile CPU can provide fast and efficient performance for mobile games. The Sonim XP6 comes with Adreno 305 Graphics Processing Unit. The GPU is optimized for parallel processing and complex mathematical operations required for rendering and manipulating graphics. Adreno GPUs are widely used in smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. These GPUs are known for their strong performance, power efficiency, and advanced graphics capabilities.
|Screen size||2.63 inch|
|Resolution||320 x 432 px|
This 2.63 inch smartphone comes with a TFT display. TFT technology employs thin-film transistors, which are small semiconductor devices, to control the brightness and color of each individual pixel on an LCD display. Smaller smartphones are generally more compact and easier to handle. The display size represents the diagonal distance from one corner of the screen to the opposite corner. Text will be easier to read, and videos will be more immersive on a larger display. This smartphone is multitouch capable. Multitouch is a feature in smartphones that allows for the detection and tracking of multiple touch points on the screen simultaneously. It enables users to interact with the device using more than one finger or touch input at the same time.
|Internal storage||8 GB|
|Memory card slot||no|
1 GB of RAM is not typically considered to be enough for a smartphone. Most smartphones today come with at least 3 GB or 4 GB of RAM, and some high-end devices have even more. Having more RAM in a smartphone can provide benefits in terms of performance and multitasking. When you have more RAM, you can keep more apps and processes open in the background without slowing down the device. If you primarily use your smartphone for basic tasks like calling, texting, and browsing the web, 32GB may be sufficient for your needs. The XP6 has only 8 GB of internal storage. The memory and the internal storage of the Sonim XP6 (1 GB) cannot be expanded.
|Main camera||5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px|
This smartphone has only one camera on its back. If you have budget limitations or prioritize other features over a multi-camera system, this single camera setup can be a suitable choice. The camera of the XP6 has no autofocus capability. Without autofocus, it can be challenging to capture sharp and detailed images, particularly in low light conditions or when you are taking photos of moving objects. The main camera of XP6 smartphone does not have OIS. The optical image stabilization (OIS) is an important feature in smartphones, particularly for those who frequently use their phones to take photos and videos.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||v4.0, A2DP, LE|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Sonim XP6 supports 4G/LTE networks. 4G is the fourth generation of mobile phone technology. 4G provides faster data transfer speeds compared to previous generations. It offers peak download speeds ranging from 100 Mbps to 1 Gbps, depending on the specific network and implementation. The Sonim XP6 like all modern smartphones, is capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networks. Wi-Fi networks use radio waves to transmit data between devices and a wireless access point, which is typically connected to a wired network and serves as a hub for wireless devices to connect to the internet or other networks.
The XP6 smartphone is capable of connecting to Bluetooth devices. Bluetooth is a wireless communication technology that allows devices to connect and communicate with each other over short distances. This phone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS (Global Positioning System) is a satellite-based navigation system that allows you to determine your location and get directions to your desired destination. The XP6 isn't NFC (Near Field Communication) capable. NFC is not essential for basic phone functionality, but it can be useful for a variety of tasks and features.
The XP6 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station. The XP6 has a microUSB port. MicroUSB is a type of USB connector that was commonly used on older smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. The XP6 smartphone has a 3.5 mm headphone jack. A 3.5 mm headphone jack is a small round port, that allows you to connect wired headphones or earphones to the device.
|Type||Li-Ion 4800 mAh, non-removable|
The Li-Ion 4800 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The XP6 does not have a removable battery. The battery is integrated into the phone's design and is not intended to be removed or replaced by the user.
|Specials||Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. When an object, such as your hand or face, comes close to the sensor of XP6, it triggers a response that can be used for specific functions or features. The XP6 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage.
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Sonim XP6, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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