Sony to launch Xperia C3 smartphone for selfie enthusiasts


Sony Xperia C3 will be dedicated to its selfie addicted users.

Smartphone manufacturers have finally payed heed to the ‘selfie’ trend, electronics giant Sony has equipped its new Sony Xperia C3 smartphone with features that are custom made for its ‘selfie’ enthusiastic users.

The new smartphone will come fitted with a 5 MP front camera coupled with special editing tools to touch up self portraits.

Sony claims that the new mid range model is the ‘World’s Best Selfie Smartphone’ due to its wide angle front camera and soft LED flash. The device can click pictures in any lighting condition even on auto mode.

The Xperia C3 also comes with a photo editing app which can be used to touch up portraits, allowing users to adjust light levels and even apply virtual make up.

Other features of the Sony Xperia C3 include, a 4G ready double SIM smartphone which runs on the latest version of Android KitKat and has a 5.5 inch screen.

The device is powered by a quad core Snapdragon processor at 1.2 Ghz , 8 mega pixel rear camera with autofocus. However, the device will be launched exclusively in China in August 2014. A few months after the launch in China, the C3 will be launched in the US and the UK.

Although, the pricing of the device has not yet been announced. This latest move by Sony shows how electronic manufacturing companies can be pro-active by tapping into niche consumer needs.

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