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Sony Ericsson Xperia Active ST17a All specs

Full specifications phone: Sony Ericsson Xperia Active ST17a specs, detailed technical information, features, price and review. All about this phone.

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active

Android phone with 1Ghz Single-Core median processor provides good performance when performing some functions of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Active ST17a

With one SIM card slot, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Active ST17a allows download up to 7.2 Mbps for internet browsing, but it also depends on the carrier.

Good connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 2.1 version A2DP, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz), but it lacks NFC connection.

Including the battery, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Active ST17a phone has 111 grams and it's not so thin so, it has 16.5 mm thick.

Model and physical featuresSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Also known asSony Ericsson Xperia active ST17, Sony Ericsson ST17a
Country or region availableLatin AmericaBrazilCanadaUSA
BrandSony Ericsson
Release dateOctober, 2011
Depth16.5 millimeters (0.65 inches)
Size (width x height)55 x 92 millimeters (2.17 x 3.62 in)
Weight111 grams (3.89 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Sony Ericsson Xperia Active
Operating systemAndroid 2.3.3 Gingerbread
Firmware updateAndroid 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
HardwareSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255
CPU processor1Ghz Single-Core Scorpion
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 205
RAM memory512MB LPDDR2
Internal storage1GB (320MB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Ericsson Xperia Active
Display typeTFT LCD LED-Backlit
Screen size3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~53% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution320x480 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)192 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail Glass
Mobile networks and dataSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Dual-SIMNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
Secondary 2G networkNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supported
Maximum download/upload7.2/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingSony Ericsson Xperia Active
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingNot supported
Call controlVoice recorder
Primary / back cameraSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Main camera5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
Touch focusSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRNot supported
Front / secondary cameraSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Front cameraNot supported
Front camera resolutionNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supported
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
MultimediaSony Ericsson Xperia Active
RadioFM with RDS
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, H.264
Audio formatsMP3, eAAC+, WAV
Connectivity and interfacesSony Ericsson Xperia Active
USBMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
NFCNot supported
Infrared portNot supported
Other functionsSony Ericsson Xperia Active
Active noise cancellationNot supported
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerSupported
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Orange/black, White/black
- 2GB microSD included
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
- ANT+ support
- WiFi hotspot
- IP67 certified: dust and water proof up to 1m for 30min
Power supply and autonomySony Ericsson Xperia Active
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity1200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered
Talk time330 minutes | 5.5 hours | 0.2 day
Standby20100 minutes | 335 hours | 14 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Sony Ericsson Xperia Active
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.12 W/Kg (head) | 1.07 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered