Update: The Sony Xperia J has started shipping to Russia, India, Hong Kong and UK and in the Hong Kong it has actually been into the market since a week with the price tag of HK$2,098 and for a limited time there would be a free screen protector and an 8GB MicroSD card available along with the phone. Just like in Hong Kong, there is only the white color Xperia J available in India for the price of INR 16,490.
In the United Kingdom, the Xperia J would be available as a SIM-free device with the price tag of £180 with Handtec, while if you are on the O2 network, it would be available for £169.99 through PayG.
The Xperia J is going to have a single core processor with Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227A chipset with Adreno 200 (enhanced) GPU clocking at 1GHz speed. The FWVGA Gorilla Glass display of 4-inch size would have a screen resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. It is not a real stunning device, because the features are quite limited and the touch is a 2-finger multitouch while there is a 1750 mAh battery and a 5MP rear camera along with the front VGA camera.
July 30th, 2012
IFA 2012 show in Berlin would see some of the best devices coming up. With Samsung all set to launch successor of Galaxy Note a tablet + phone combo, Sony is ready to launch few devices as well. A few days back Sony Xperia Mint LT30p what assumed to be the Sony’s flagship model of 2012 leaked with full details review and from the Sony’s point of view there is another device LT29i Hayabusa is schedule for the release very soon. In addition to that Xperia J has been leaked and tipped for launch at IFA event as well.
Sony Xperia J
Quickly going through the specifications of Sony Xperia J, it’s boosted with 4 inches WVGA large screen display providing a maximum resolution of 854 x 480 pixels resolution and will be seen with Mobile BRAVIA Engine. Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is now no more a featured operating system, Xperia J includes Android 4.0.4 version of Google’s open source OS. Running on 1 GHz single core Qualcomm Processor tips us that the device will be actually a mid-range smart phone just better than Xperia P and Xperia U which are already available in the market.
Sony devices are known for the better camera capabilities and Xperia J is not less. Xperia J includes 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side which can be used to take photos and record 720p HD videos easily. The camera functionalities with LED Flash and auto focus are thus expanded to make the device better in camera segment. Among the other features of the smart phone Wi-Fi, GPS, 3G with HSPA and Bluetooth.
So quickly keeping the specifications of Sony Xperia J –
- 4 inches WVGA display screen
- Android 4.0.4 ICS
- 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side
- 720p HD video recording
- 1 Ghz Qualcomm processor
- LED flash & auto focus for low light condition photography
The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is the latest version of the Google’s released Android platform launched in December last year available for both tablet and smart phone. It features some of the newly introduced features like Face Unlock, Data Management, intuitive user interface and minimalistic design. This OS version makes multi tasking easier, rich notifications, resizeable widgets, improved text and spell checker, powerful voice input engine, customized home screen and deep inter activity. The device is with the regular candy bar design and it will be available in three different color variants of White which looks amazing, Pink and black colors.
So at IFA next month event at Sony booth you will find three smart phones which are Xperia J, Xperia Mint and Hayabusa. Keep checking out Android Advices for exclusive updates on IFA.