The first every Sony Android phone is making its debut in most of the countries pretty soon. Announced during the Consumer Electronics Show at Las Vegas, Sony Xperia S will be available for pre order from various online retailers in United Kingdom. Interestingly Clove has already listed Xperia S for pre order at £467.99 and now three more network provider offer this handset.
The mobile networks like O2, Three, Orange and T-Mobile will release Xperia S handset in March. Also this handset will be available at Clove for £467.99, Ebuyer has listed it for £429.99 and from Play.com you can get it at £449.99 all including VAT. Clove claims that they will start shipping Xperia S by March 5 and Play.com by March 9, Ebuyer from March 12.
Sony Xperia S is the debut model in the new Xperia NXT series of handset produced by Sony. This handset comes with a complete makeover from the previous model released in tie with Ericsson and the new design of this handset will emphasis more on the display screen. It delivers a stunning viewing experience with 4.3 inches high resolution Mobile BRAVIA reality display screen with pixel density at 342 pixels. It will be powered with Qualcomm MSM 8260 dual core processor clocked at 1.5 Ghz for faster operations and 12 mega pixel rear camera is what Sony adds to this handset with image capture in just 1.5 seconds when you turn from standby time. Sad to the users that this handset ofcourse Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich capable but will be shipped with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and Sony hasn’t made anything clear when this handset along with others will get the Ice Cream Sandwich update. We estimate that it will receive by April 2012 end.
Xperia S adds various new features like SmartTags to easily switch your phone settings with single swipe to other devices using NFC feature, Smart Pro wireless headset and SmartWatch which is the successor of LiveView with many features. Provide with 1750 mAh battery provides considerable amount of battery life.
For those who are looking to get white color Sony Xperia S handset they can get it from Phones 4U which will be released in March last week. Do you think that you will purchase the SIM free version of Xperia S if you are from United States this March? I would say give a try as Sony is going with complete revamping.