|Manufacturer||Sony Mobile Communications|
|Slogan||Two sides of picture perfect|
|Model||E5553, E5506 (Single SIM) |
E5533, E5563 (Dual SIM)
|First released||14 August 2015|
|Availability by region||14 August 2015(Hong Kong)|
|Predecessor||Sony Xperia T2 Ultra|
Sony Xperia C4
|Successor||Sony Xperia XA Ultra|
|Related||Sony Xperia M5|
|Dimensions||164.2 mm (6.46 in) H |
79.6 mm (3.13 in) W
8.2 mm (0.32 in) D
|Mass||187 g (6.6 oz)|
|Operating system||Android 5.0 Lollipop (launch)|
Android 6.0 Marshmallow (current)
|CPU||1.7 GHz octa-core|
|GPU||Mali T760-Mp2 700MHz|
|Memory||2 GB RAM|
|Removable storage||Up to 200 GB microSDXC|
|Battery||non-user removable Li-ion 2930 mAh|
|Display||6.0 in (150 mm) diagonal|
|Rear camera||13 MP with LED flash 1080p video recording @ 30 frames/s|
|Front camera||13 MP with LED flash 1080p video recording @ 30 frames/s|
USB 2.0 (Micro-B port, USB charging)
3.50 mm (0.138 in) headphone jack
|Data inputs||Multi-touch, capacitive touchscreen, proximity sensor|
The Sony Xperia C5 Ultra is a mid-range Android phablet smartphone developed and manufactured by Sony. It serves as the successor to the Xperia C4. The phone was unveiled on 3 August 2015 alongside the Xperia M5.
The Sony Xperia C5 Ultra has a 6.0-inch IPS LCD display, an octa-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 Mediatek MT6752 processor, 2 GBs of RAM and 16 GBs of internal storage that can be expanded using a microSD card of up to 256 GB. The phone has a 2930 mAh Li-Ion battery, 13 MP rear camera with an LED flash and 13 MP front-facing camera with auto-focus. It is available in Black, White and Mint colors.
The Sony Xperia C5 Ultra launched with Android 5.0 Lollipop. In January 2016, Android 5.1 Lollipop was released for the device. Later, in September 2016, Android 6.0 Marshmallow was released for the Xperia C5 Ultra.
The phone was first released on 14 August 2015 in Hong Kong. However, two days after its launch date, the phone's pre-sales were sold out in Hong Kong. The dual SIM version of the phone launched in India on 26 August.
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