Sony Ericsson has recently announced their latest Android phone in the Xperia line up … the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc.
The Xperia ARC is stated to be the next generation multimedia experience, according to Sony Ericsson, with the inclusion of Sony’s famous Bravia engine to enhance the picture on the screen. The Xperia Arc runs the latest version of Android for smartphones, Android 2.3 Gingerbread … meaning you will get the fastest, smoothest experience for an Android phone.
Sonja Shear, Market Unit Head at Sony Ericsson South Africa said, “We’re starting strong in 2011 by introducing our most exciting Xperia product yet. Xperia arc combines state-of-the-art Sony technology with breath taking design to entertain and wow consumers. All on the latest Android release.”
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc takes Sony’s design philosophy to a new level of shique, being just 8.7mm thick at the slimmest point, and including an Arc shape (hence the name) at the back of the phone.
The Xperia Arc features some great Multimedia goodies including an HDMI-Out port, a 4.2″ LCD (which does feature multi-touch) and the Sony Bravia Engine. Additionally, the 8MP camera features Sony’s award winning Exmor R technology, which features a backlit sensor to immulinate darker images. Together with HD Video recording, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc will please any die-hard multimedia fan.
The stand-out features of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc include:
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc can be expected to be launched locally around the second quarter, so March or April.
|Phone Processor||Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon 1 GHz processor|
|Operating System||Android 2.3|
|Internal Memory||512 MB|
|External Storage||MicroSD up to 32 GB, 8GB Included|
|Dimensions||125 x 63 x 8.7 mm|
|Battery Size||1500 mAh|
|Screen Size||4.2 Inches|
|Touch Screen Type||Capacitive|
|Screen Resolution||480 x 854|
|Main Camera||8 Megapixels|
|Video Quality||720p HD - 30fps|
|Video Call Camera||No|
|GPS||Yes - With A-GPS Support|
- Scratch-resistant surface
|Available Colours||Midnight Blue, Misty Silver|