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Will be available to consumers globally in the second quarter of this year. The available colours are black, white and red.
Xperia™ sola is the first ever smartphone to use the floating touch™ technology, which allows you to interact with the phone without actually touching the screen. The capacitive touch screen in Xperia™ sola enables the device to register your finger up to 20mm above the screen, opening up for completely new ways of interaction. This feature is built-in web browser of Xperia™ sola, to use it you can simply move your finger over browser links to highlight them. For the link you want, touch it to open. There are also live wallpapers that reacts with floating touch™ input, to give Xperia™ sola an almost magic feeling.
It houses a 1 GHz dual core ST-Ericsson NovaThor™ U8500 processor to deliver superior performance. The U8500 uses SMP (Symmetric Multi-Processing) dual core technology with a high-end 3D graphics accelerator, which enables a full web-browsing experience.
The new Xperia™ sola also comes with a 5MP camera, 8GB of internal phone storage, and a microSD™ card slot. It will be launched on Android™ 2.3 (Gingerbread) platform and will be upgraded to Android™ 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) during the second quarter of 2012.
Xperia™ sola has support for NFC, allowing you to share content with our other NFC-enabled smartphones. You can even use it with one of the included Xperia SmartTags, which are SmartExtras accessories that can launch a number of pre-configured profiles in the phone.
DLNA technology also enables a single swipe of the display to view and share content between TV, tablet and PC. You easily connect with Xperia™ sola by simply plugging it into the HDMI port of your TV to enjoy it on a big screen.
Also provides vivid viewing experience on a 3.7”” mineral glass and scratch-resistant, LCD display, and is powered by the Mobile BRAVIA engine for colour management, noise reduction, sharpness filtering, and contrast management for close to real image reproduction. You’ll get great sound with xLOUD™ to enhance loudness and maximise sound without breaking.
- 1 GHz STE U8500 Dual Core Processor.
- ARM® Mali™ 400 GPU and NEON®CPU extensions.
- Networks: Quad EDGE/GSM/GPRS 850, 900, 1800, 1900; W-CDMA Band I, II, V and VIII.
- Support for floating touch™ technology.
- Launched with Google™ Android™ 2.3 (Gingerbread), upgraded to Android™ 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) during the second quarter of 2012.
- 8 GB (up to 5 GB user-accessible memory) internal phone storage.
- 512 MB RAM.
- microSD™ card, up to 32 GB.
- 5 MP Camera resolution.
- 16x digital zoom.
- 720p HD video recording.
- Supports NFC.
- Includes 3D surround sound.
- Includes Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine.
- Supports Bluetooth™.
- DLNA Certified®.
- Support GPS.