Sony Xperia Ion which was initially announced last year lastly its announced for Indian consumers. This was first launched for United States via AT & T, and then headed for launched in Canada via Rogers, Bell and Telus, launched in Taiwan in May this year and launched in China along with Xperia Go and Acro S. The device has been officially launched in India after much await on August 21, 2012. You can find this smart phone available at various retailers all over India.
Sony Xperia Ion SIM Free
Finally after all those launches and a number of smart phones launched this year by Sony, they add another addition to its product line. Sony will be thanking that their discontinued relationship with Ericsson earlier this year has produced some of the world class smart phone. For many countries, Xperia Ion is powered with 4G LTE capabilities for faster internet access but as in India, all the telecom providers maximum can provide 3G speeds and so this device is from the coming generation.
Sony in an official statement has released the availability of the Xperia Ion an high-end Android smart phone in India. Its launched at Rs 37,000 in India just at where Galaxy S III is available. Aircel will provide the customer with 500 MB of free 3G data usage per month for about three months and also gives you 200 minutes of Mobile TV per month for about 2 months.
This smart phone is available for purchase a Snapdeal at a price of Rs 35,999 to be shipped within 10 working days. As claim by Snapdeal this with Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system but Sony on its page says it’s with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and devices available in China is with Android 4.0 pre installed on the device. So whether this will be with Android 4.0 ICS or Android 2.3 Gingerbread it’s unclear. If it’s supplied with Android 2.3 Gingerbread installed, the users can then update their phone with OTA or PC Companion update. The device will be available in black and red colors.
Going through the specifications and features included in this smart phone, there aren’t many changes except the non availability of 4G LTE version and this smart phone is with 4.55 inches HD display screen, 12 mega pixel camera, 1.5 Ghz dual core processor, 1 GB of RAM. This phone is with 16 GB of internal memory and includes 1900 mAh battery. To sum it up this device is with -
- 12 mega pixel camera
- 4.55 inches display screen
- 1.5 Ghz dual core processor
- 1 GB RAM
- 16 GB internal memory
- 1900 mAH battery
- Android 4.0 ICS
At Rs 36,000 will you go with this device? Obviously this device is with better features than Xperia S but this is certainly over priced.