Sony Ericsson Launches The Xperia Active In India

Back in June, Sony Ericsson announced the Xperia Active smartphone. This handset comes with a unique wet finger tracking feature, which allows you to use the handset perfectly even when the screen or a user’s fingers are wet. Sony Ericsson Xperia Active is a dust proof and water resistant smartphone, which can be kept under 1m of water for nearly 30 mins.The Xperia Active runs on the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS and it comes with a 3 inch Reality display with Mobile Bravia Engine, Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 processor, 5 megapixel camera, etc. Sony Ericsson recently launched this device at an event in India.

“We congratulate Sony Ericsson on the launch of Xperia ray and Xperia active, powered by Qualcomm’s highly integrated Snapdragon S2 processor,said Dr. Sandeep Sibal, Country Manager and Vice President, Business Development, Qualcomm India and South Asia. Combining GHz processing power, rich graphics, HD video, and best-in-class 3G HSPA connectivity, Xperia ray and Xperia active are compelling devices that will cater to sleek and sporty consumer lifestyles.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Active Specs

  • 3 inch capacitive touchscreen display
  • 320 x 480 pixels resolution
  • Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS
  • Wet finger tracking
  • Sony Ericsson Timescape
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • 5 megapixel camera with 8x digital zoom
  • Auto focus and LED flash
  • HD (720p) video recording
  • Stereo Bluetooth with A2DP
  • Sony Ericsson Music Player
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • GPS with aGPS
  • DLNA Certified
  • Android Market
  • Motion gaming
  • FM radio with RDS
  • Micro USB support
  • 320 MB internal memory
  • MicroSD card slot
  • 32 GB expandable memory
  • 2 GB microSD card included
  • Up to 4 hrs 53 min talk time
  • Up to 351 hrs standby time
  • Up to 25 hrs music playback
  • Up to 8 hrs 30 min video playback
  • 1200 mAh battery

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active allows you to access more than 250,000 apps from the Android Market. This handset will be available in two colors – Black and Gold. The price of this device will be announced soon. This handset will be available from next month in India.

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