The Sony Xperia L is a mid-range NFC smartphone that runs Android 4.1.
It features a dual core 1GHz processor, and a 4.3-inch, 480 by 854 pixel screen.
The device is being marketed as an affordable camera-oriented smartphone, and the 8MP shooter uses Sony’s Exmor RS sensor.
The device includes Sony’s One Touch system, which can use NFC to display content on a TV or to share music and photos between devices.
The Xperia L was announced on 18 March 2013, and is due for worldwide release in the second quarter.