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Sony Ericsson unveils Xperia Mini & Xperia Mini Pro

Sony Ericsson has unveiled two new Android phone- Mini & Mini Pro, the latest additions to its Xperia family.

Sony Ericsson Xperia mini – Key features

  • World’s smallest Android™ smartphone with HD video recording
  • Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine
  • Place up to 16 apps in the corners of your home screen
  • Over 150,000 apps on Android Market™
  • Facebook inside. Keeping your friends closer

Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro – Key features

  • Ergonomic keyboard and smart functions for fast messaging
  • HD video and Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine
  • Synch your email and view office documents safely on the go
  • Place up to 16 apps in the corners of your home screen
  • Over 150,000 apps on Android Market

The Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro and Xperia mini with HD will be available in Malaysia during Q3, 2011. No pricing details are available at the time of announcement.

Full specifications below.

Sony Ericsson Xperia™ mini Sony Ericsson Xperia™ mini pro
Colours 1. Black with additional *dark blue
back cover
2. White with additional *dark pink
back cover
 

*Available in bundling propositions

 

1.Black 

2.White

Facts Operating system: Google™ Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) 

Processor: 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™

 

Size: 88 x 52 x 16mm

Weight: 94g

 

Operating system: Google™ Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) 

Processor: 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™

 

Size: 92 x 53 x 18mm

Weight: 136g

Camera 5 megapixel camera 

8x digital zoom

Auto focus

Face detection

Face recognition

Flash / LED

Geo tagging

HD video recording (720p)

Image stabiliser

Red-eye reduction

Scene detection

Self-timer

Send to web

Smile detection

Touch capture

Touch focus

Video light

Video recording

Video stabiliser

 

5 megapixel camera 

8x digital zoom

Auto focus

Face detection

Face recognition

Flash / LED

Front-facing camera (VGA)

Geo tagging

HD video recording (720p)

Scene detection

Self-timer

Send to web

Smile detection

Smile Shutter™

Touch capture

Touch focus

Video light

Video recording

Video stabiliser

 

Music Album art 

Bluetooth™ stereo (A2DP)

Music tones (MP3/AAC)

PlayNow™ service

Sony Ericsson Music Player

TrackID™ music recognition application

xLOUD™ Experience

 

Album art 

Bluetooth™ stereo (A2DP)

Music tones (MP3/AAC)

PlayNow™ service

Sony Ericsson Music Player

TrackID™ music recognition application

xLOUD™ Experience

 

Internet Android Market™ 

Bookmarks

Google™ search

Google Voice Search

NeoReader™ barcode scanner

Pan & zoom

Web browser (WebKit)

 

Android Market™ 

Bookmarks

Google™ search

Google Voice™ Search

NeoReader™ barcode scanner

Pan & zoom

Web browser (WebKit)

 

Communication Call list 

Conference calls

Facebook™ application

Google Talk™

Noise Shield

Polyphonic ringtones

Sony Ericsson Timescape™

Speakerphone

Twitter™ (Timescape™ integration)

Vibrating alert

 

Call list 

Conference calls

Facebook™ application

Google Talk™

Polyphonic ringtones

Skype™

Sony Ericsson Timescape™

Speakerphone

Twitter™ (Timescape™ integration)

Vibrating alert

Video chat ready

 

Messaging Conversations 

Email

Google Mail™

Instant messaging

Picture messaging (MMS)

Predictive text input

Sound recorder

Text messaging (SMS)

 

Conversations 

Email

Google Mail™

Handwriting recognition

Instant messaging

Picture messaging (MMS)

Predictive text input

Sound recorder

Text messaging (SMS)

Type & Send widget

 

Design Auto rotate 

Four corner home screen

Keyboard (onscreen, 12 key)

Keyboard (onscreen, QWERTY)

Picture wallpaper

Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine

Touchscreen

Live wallpaper

 

Auto rotate 

Four corner home screen

Keyboard (onscreen, 12 key)

Keyboard (QWERTY)

Keyboard (onscreen, QWERTY)

Picture wallpaper

Reality Display with Sony Mobile BRAVIA® Engine

Smart Keyboard

Touchscreen

Live wallpaper

 

Entertainment 3D games 

Media browser

Radio (FM radio with RDS)

Video streaming

YouTube™

3D games 

Media browser

Radio (FM radio with RDS)

Video streaming

YouTube™

 

Organiser 

 

Alarm clock 

Calculator

Calendar

Document readers

E-Manual

Flight mode

Google Calendar™

Google Gallery 3D™

Infinite button

Phone book

Setup Wizard

Widget manager

 

Alarm clock 

Calculator

Calendar

Document readers

E-Manual

Flight mode

Google Calendar™

Google Gallery™ 3D

Infinite button

Phone book

Setup Wizard

Widget manager

 

Connectivity 3.5 mm audio jack 

aGPS

Bluetooth™ technology

DLNA Certified™

Google Latitude™

Google Maps™ with Street View

Media Transfer Protocol support

Micro USB support

Modem

Synchronisation via Facebook™

Synchronisation via Google™ Sync

Synchronisation via Sony Ericsson Sync

Synchronisation: Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync® via Moxier Client

Synchronisation: Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync®

USB mass storage

USB High speed 2.0 support

Wi-Fi™

Wisepilot™ turn-by-turn navigation

 

3.5 mm audio jack 

aGPS

Bluetooth™ technology

DLNA Certified™

Google Latitude™

Google Maps™ with Street View

Media Transfer Protocol support

Micro USB support

Modem

Synchronisation via Facebook™

Synchronisation via Google™ Sync

Synchronisation via Sony Ericsson Sync

Synchronisation: Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync® via Moxier Client

Synchronisation: Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync®

USB mass storage

USB High speed 2.0 support

Wi-Fi™

Wisepilot™ turn-by-turn navigation

 

Display Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine  

16,777,216 colour TFT

Capacitive touchscreen (multi-touch)

3 inches

320 x 480 pixels

Scratch-resistant mineral glass

 

Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine  

16,777,216 colour TFT

Capacitive touchscreen (multi-touch)

3 inches

320 x 480 pixels

Scratch-resistant mineral glass

 

Memory Phone memory (user-free): up to 320MB 

Memory card support: microSD™, up to 32GB

Memory card included: 2GB microSD™

 

Phone memory (user-free): up to 320MB 

Memory card support: microSD™, up to 32GB

Memory card included: 2GB microSD™

 

Battery life Talk time GSM/GPRS: Up to 4 hrs 30 min* 

Standby time GSM/GPRS: Up to 340 hrs*

 

Talk time UMTS: Up to 4 hrs 30 min*

Standby time UMTS: Up to 320 hrs*

Music listening time: Up to 25 hrs*

Video playback time: Up to 6 hrs*

 

Talk time GSM/GPRS: Up to 5 hrs 40 min* 

Standby time GSM/GPRS: Up to 331 hrs*

Talk time UMTS: Up to 5 hrs 25 min*

Standby time UMTS: Up to 340 hrs*

Music listening time: Up to 29 hrs*

Video playback time: Up to 5 hrs 45 min*

 

 

Networks UMTS HSPA 900, 2100 

GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900

 

UMTS HSPA 850, 1900, 2100

GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900

 

UMTS HSPA 900, 2100 

GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900

 

UMTS HSPA 850, 1900, 2100

GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900

 

Accessories Xperia™ mini, 1200mAh removable battery, stereo portable handsfree, 2GB microSD™ memory card, charger, micro USB cable for charging, synchronisation and file transfer, user documentation, AN400 in-car charger & EC450 in-car charger micro USB cable and one additional back cover. 

 

Xperia™ mini pro, 1200mAh exchangeable battery, stereo portable handsfree, 2GB microSD™ memory card, charger, micro USB cable for charging, synchronisation and file transfer, AN400 in-car charger & EC450 in-car charger micro USB cable and user documentation. 

 

 

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