Sony Xperia P Ilse Jurriën : February 27th 2012 - 09:25 CET
Sony Xperia P smartphone : Just one day prior to the Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona, Sony Mobile unveils a new addition to its Xperia NXT smartphone line-up. The Sony Xperia P stands out with its distinctive, minimalistic design, delivering outstanding screen brightness using Sony´s WhiteMagic display technology. The Sony Xperia P is the second Android smartphone from Sony, offering an ultra-bright viewing experience and a 1Ghz dual core processor. The Sony Xperia P will become available in the second quarter of this year. Sony also announced that the recently launched Sony Xperia S, the ultimate HD smartphone, is now shipping globally, with first sales in the Sony Style store in Barcelona during Mobile World Congress.
Sony Xperia P
The Sony Xperia NXT series, including the Sony Xperia P smartphone, have a look that is instantly recognizable. The Sony Xperia smartphones have intriguing design features including the "transparent element", a band that encircles the base of the phone and also integrates invisible antenna components. The transparent element illuminates when receiving calls, texts and notifications. The Sony Xperia P boasts Reality Display powered by Mobile Bravia Engine for razor-sharp clarity, along with fast capture to take the camera from sleep to snap in a little over a second with a single key press. The Sony Xperia P comes with a powerful 1 GHz dual-core processor for super-fast performance.
WhiteMagic display on the Xperia P
All smartphones in the Sony Xperia NXT series have a simple, strong design. And the new Sony Xperia P takes it one step further with its precision crafted, full aluminum unibody gives this Android smartphone a unique, durable and modern look. With a full aluminum unibody design, the Sony Xperia P debuts WhiteMagic display technology from Sony for the first time on a smartphone. Sony WhiteMagic display technology delivers the brightest viewing experience; whether inside or out. Smart power efficiency automatically adjusts the brightness of the screen to the surroundings to conserve battery life.
Sony Xperia P smartphone
The new User Interface of the Sony Xperia P follows the same design principles, is straight forward and offers many applications to enhance your Android experience. The Xperia P smartphone features a new album, video player and music player to deliver compelling entertainment experiences and the new User Interface design also allows users to access their favorite application direct from the lock-screen.
Features of the Sony Xperia P
• 4" Reality Display with powered by Mobile BRAVIA Engine
• WhiteMagic display technology for an ultra-bright experience
• 1 GHz dual-core processor for super-fast performance
• 8MP digital camera integrated with unique fast capture
• HD video and the ability to capture 2D and 3D panoramic images
• HDMI and DLNA connectivity to share content on any screen
• NFC (Near Field Communications) support
• Sony Xperia SmartTags support
• Available in the colors: silver, black and red
• Launches on Android platform 2.3 (Gingerbread)
• Upgrade to Android platform 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) during Q2 2012
Sony Xperia P accessories
The new Sony SmartDock, exclusively for the Sony Xperia P, offers easy connectivity to multiple screens, turning the smartphone into an entertainment hub for the living room. Using a TV remote control users can easily navigate their smartphone's media content to watch their HD videos, the latest movies or favorite TV shows on the big screen. With USB support in the SmartDock, users of the Sony Xperia P phone can also use a wireless keyboard and mouse to write emails, browse and post on Facebook or watch videos from YouTube on their TV.
Sony Xperia P price & availability
The Sony Xperia P Android smartphone will become available in the second quarter of this year. The Sony Xperia P price has been determined at €450 Euro.
Sony Xperia P review
As soon as we receive a Sony Xperia P test sample, we will publish a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by a comprehensive Sony Xperia P review.