Sony Xperia M4 Aqua: 5-inch 720p, 13MP camera, IP65/IP68


Today is the 2rd day of the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona and Sony Mobile has announced to us the Xperia M4 Aqua, which features a 13-megapixel main camera with Sony’s Exmor RS sensor.
This new Android smartphone in the middle range from Sony is powered by a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with octa-core (8-core: 4 x Cortex A53 1.7GHz core and 4 x Cortex A53 1GHz core) and 2GB of RAM.

The main camera of Xperia M4 Aqua is a 13 MP camera and powered by Sony’s Exmor RS mobile sensor with ISO 3200 sensitivity and a large F2.0 aperture. Just as with the rear-facing camera, the 5-megapixel front camera for selfie has a super wide angle lens with an 88 degree field of view.


The Xperia M4 Aqua comes with a 5-inch HD display, powered by an IPS panel, 8GB of onboard storage and expandable with a microSD card slot. It also support for Wi-Fi 801.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC as well as MicroUSB and 3.5 audio jack.

Called Aqua, this mid-range smartphone has a water resistant IP65/IP68 certificate, provides greater durability than standard waterproof limit of 30 minutes when soaked in water depth of 1.5 meters. Sony has designed the microUSB port without a lid but still ensure that water is not entering the phone.


The smartphone has a 2600 mAh capacity battery with super energy saving mode called Ultra Stamina, giving users more battery life to use the device by turn off unnecessary features and apps.

Runs on Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua will be available in white, black, coral and silver colors.  Xperia M4 Aqua will be launched in 80 countries for 299 EUR or around 335 USD, from Spring 2015.

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua introduction video