Sony Ericsson Launches Xperia Active Billabong Edition Phone
We already know that Sony Ericsson Xperia Active is not a new mobile phone and its more than 6 months sinces its launched. We might see Xperia Active Billabong edition to be available all over the world but starting today, consumers in selected regions will be able to buy Xperia Active special edition phone with Australia’s famous surfing and sports clothing brand called Billabong. More to add to this, this handset will be seen with added custom covers and exclusive content included in the box.
Sony Ericsson is certainly eyeing the surfers, snowboarders, skateboarders and wakeboarders. The phone is very much ideal for extreme sports enthusiastics as it is with scratch resistant screen along with IP 67 certifications providing dust proof and water resistant body. The specifications and hardware remains the same as that of the Xperia Active and this might be the last smartphone released by Sony Ericsson jointly as Sony has already ended its partnership with Ericsson. It comes with 320 MB internal memory and micro SD card slot to support 32 GB memory. Its with around 5 hours of talk time and standby time of around 350 hours.
Xperia Active though its not a powerful phone, its powered with 1 Ghz single core processor along with 3 inches screen with Reality display and includes well worth 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side. It comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and has Mobile BRAVIA Engine. It comes pre loaded with various ports applications which allows users to track their fitness levels. On screen you can measure the heart pumping rate and pulse rate rate in realtime.
During the launch of this Billabong overlayed Xperia Active phone Sony said that this phone is for the users who have active life and so the phone is name accordingly. This phone is priced at $ 200 approximately.