Sony Mobile Communications recently launched the new Sony Xperia Acro S smartphone. The Sony Xperia Acro S is a water resistant, scratch resistant and dust proof smartphone. This handset is specially designed for the consumers looking for premium specifications and beautiful design with extra durability and water resistance. It is the company’s first smartphone, which will ship with the latest Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Operating System.
Sony Xperia Acro S features a 4.3 inch HD display, sporting a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, shatter proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass, 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, 12 megapixel camera with 16x digital zoom, auto-focus, Face detection and LED Flash, Full HD (1080p) video recording and playback, 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera for video calls and much more.
It also comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM radio with RDS, USB 2.0, 16 GB internal memory, up to 11 GB user-accessible memory, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, 1 GB RAM, 50 GB free cloud storage from Box.net, Google Play Store, GPS with aGPS, Bluetooth technology, DLNA Certified, HDMI support, Micro USB, NFC (Near Field Communication), Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality, up to 23 hrs music playback time, up to 6 hrs 30 min video playback time, up to 6 hrs 40 min of talk-time, up to 290 hrs of stand-by time and a 1910 mAh battery.
This handset measures 126 x 66 x 11.9 mm and weighs 147 grams. Sony Xperia Acro S will be available in 3 colors – Black, White and Pink. It is also a NFC enabled device, which allows you to share content with others as well as access a number of NFC applications and services. This handset will be available for purchase globally from the third quarter 2012. The price of this device will be announced in the coming days.