- Xperia ion, first LTE Xperia smartphone from Sony available exclusively with AT&T in the US
- Xperia S, the first smartphone in the Xperia NXT series - next generation smartphones from Sony, with Sony HD.
- Xperia acro HD, the follow-up to Xperia acro with popular Japan-specific features including infrared port data exchange, mobile wallet and mobile TV.
- Xperia NX, a variant of Xperia S for the Japanese market.
The Xperia S, the first smartphone from the new Xperia NXT series, was today announced at Sony?s press conference ahead of the 2012 International CES show in Las Vegas. The new Android smartphone features a 4.3 high resolution screen (1280 x 720), Sony HD experiences and a 12MP camera that takes pictures in just 1.5 seconds from standby. Xperia S also comes with a 1.5GHz dual-core processor.
The new Xperia S enables connectivity with multiple screens for consumers looking to share and enjoy content on whichever screen best suits their situation, whether it's TV, smartphone, laptop or tablet. Users can watch their favourite content from the Sony Entertainment Network by connecting their Xperia S through HMDI to TV or share photos wirelessly with just one touch. Xperia S is also NFC (near field communication) enabled to allow consumers to share content with each other as well as enjoying an increasing number of NFC applications and services.
Xperia S will be able to access the Sony Entertainment Network. The snartphone is also PlayStation Certified, guaranteeing a high quality smartphone gaming experience and access to the PlayStation Store.
Xperia S will be available globally from the first quarter 2012. Launching on Android platform 2.3 (Gingerbread) Xperia S will be upgraded to Android platform 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) during the second quarter 2012.
The Xperia ion, the first LTE smartphone from Sony, will be available exclusively in the U.S. from AT&T in the second quarter.
The phone has a 4.6-inch HD display (1280 X 720 pixels) and its 12-megapixel rear camera HD camera (1080p) goes from standby mode to first shot in 1.5 seconds. It is also equipped with a front camera (720p), a 1.5GHz dual-core processor and supports HD sharing through DLNA, HDMI and BRAVIA Sync.
Xperia ion users will be also able to access the Sony Entertainment Network.
Xperia ion will be available exclusively in the U.S. from AT&T in the second quarter 2012. Xperia NX and Xperia acro HD will be available in Japan from this spring.