The former model is priced at Rs 11990, while the latter will set you back by Rs 12990.

Notably, Sony Xperia E3 was launched at the IFA 2014 in Berlin earlier this month. The handset is an entry-level one offering Android 4.4 KitKat and has many good features.

It sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS display, a 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon processor, a 5MP rear camera, a VGA front snapper and 4GB of internal storage.

Sony Xperia E3 handset has a good battery capacity of 2330mAh. The handset will also have to compete against The Moto G second generation in that price range as well as the ZenFone series from Asus.

The Sony Xperia E3 is yet to hit stores in India. It is expected that it would be available in black and white colour options.