Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Sony Xperia tipo to be out early September

Sony Xperia tipo, another new budget phone from the Xperia line, will be released this coming September, according to Sony Mobile PH via Facebook.

Sony Xperia tipo will be the cheapest smartphone in the Xperia series. It has two versions, one with only a single sim slot, and another with two sim slots, which is called Xperia tipo Dual.

Xperia tipo has the following specs:
  • 3.2" TFT capacitive touchscreen, 256K colors, 180 ppi pixel density
    • scratch-resistant glass
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM7225AA
  • CPU: 800 MHz Cortex-A5
  • GPU: Adreno 200  
  • 2.9 GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB microSD
  • 512MB RAM
  • 3.15 MP rear camera
  • Wi-Fi, accelerometer, Bluetooth, Stereo FM Radio, A-GPS
  • Android v.4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  • 1500 mAh battery
  • dual-sim (for Xperia tipo Dual)
Xperia tipo will be available this coming September with a price of PHP 7,690. Meanwhile, Xperia tipo Dual will arrive by October with a higher price of PHP 8,490.

With its specs, it rivals Lenovo A65, LG Optimus L3, Samsung Galaxy Y and Galaxy Y Duos, and Alcatel Blaze Duo 918N. although these phones are cheaper.

For details about this product, check out the official product page: