[Video] Hands On With the Sony Xperia Ion

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The Sony Xperia made it's debut at MWC 2012 and is looking like a very nice follow up the Xperia S. The Ion is packing a larger screen using the Sony BRAVIA Mobile Tech, and as you will see the screen is very crisp and clean. The handset will be an AT&T exclusive, and will see LTE connectivity. A global launch is expected sometime this month. The handset will ship with Gingerbread with Ice Cream Sandwich expected to push in the "very near future." The Sony Xperia Ion specs are as follows:
  • Dimensions: 10.8mm thickness, 144 grams weight
  • Display: 4.55 inch, 1280 x 720 pixels, LCD
  • Memory: 16 GB internal, 1GB RAM, microSD slot
  • Connectivity: HSDPA 21.1 Mbps, LTE, WiFI, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1, NFC
  • Camera: 12MP, autofocus, LED flash, 3D panorama, 1080p 30 fps video capture, 1.3MP secondary cam
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8260, dual core, 1.5GHz
  • Battery: 1900 mAh, Li-Ion
  • Other features: accelerometer, HDMI, FM stereo radio, gyro
Source: gsmdone