New Sony handsets detailed


New Sony handsets detailed
miro and tipo bring premium quality to all
Not content with the recent release of the Xperia P and U and the announcement of the durable Xperia go, Sony Mobile has just sent us news of a further two handsets that will debut later in 2012.

The Xperia miro and Xperia tipo are fun and accessible smartphones with special attention paid to social media integration and the handsets media functionality and both will boast Android’s latest version, Ice Cream Sandwich, at launch.

The miro is slim and stylish and comes in a range of fun colours, while also showcasing deep Facebook integration and a calss leading music player. The tipo is designed so you can get the most from your smartphone – which also comes in a dual SIM version, allowing you to use the best plan to suit you. Both will arrive in Q3 2012.

“Xperia miro and Xperia tipo are for consumers looking for entertainment experiences and functionality traditionally associated with high-end Android smartphones”, said Russell Keating, PR & Marketing Manager at Sony Mobile Communications Ireland.” “Xperia miro is for those who want an integrated social media and a great music experience while Xperia tipo is for consumers who want to realise the benefits of a smartphone for the first time as they migrate from a feature phone.”
Xperia miro – the fun social smartphone from Sony"

Key features for Xperia miro
• 3.5” display for great browsing and entertainment experiences
• Launching on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
• 5MP camera and brilliant quality video recording at 30fps
• Sony’s xLOUD audio technology gives crisp and loud sound
• Deep Facebook integration with contacts, gallery and the music player for sharing and discovery
• Customisable illuminations for incoming messages and social updates
• Front-facing camera for video chat between smartphones, tablets and PCs
• Contactless DLNA connectivity to easily view content like photos and videos on a TV, tablet and PC
• Powerful battery with >24hrs usage time
• Available in black, black/pink, white and white/gold colours

Key features for Xperia tipo
• 3.2” scratch-resistant mineral glass display
• Launching on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
• 3.2MP camera
• Dedicated set-up guide
• Data management solution to identify data usage
• Bluetooth and Wi-Fi™ for easy content sharing and web access
• Powerful battery, 1500 maH, with >24hrs usage time
• Available in red, white, blue and black

Pricing and availability have yet to be confirmed but we’ll have more details on the miro and tipo soon. Look for them in stores by September 2012. More information at

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