There is a brand new Smartphone that is joining the Sony Xperia line soon, as Sony has now announced and officially launched the Smartphone called as the Sony Xperia Sola, this is a gadget which formerly touted as the Sony Xperia Pepper, and now it has been placed somewhere in-between the Sony Xperia U and the Sony Xperia P smart phones.
The Floating Touch
In accordance to the experts who have been reviewing the gadget, the Sony Xperia Sola happens to be a slimmer device as compared to the prior Xperia gadgets, available in a 9.9 mm think and touts something which Sony called as the ‘Floating touch’, which apparently will enable users while browsing to just hover their fingers over the screen and your fingers will be acting as a cursor button so that you can browse through the links.
It appears that for now Sony has made a promise to bring this feature of ‘floating touch’ to more apps with software updates and has also stated that they will be opening up to developers so that they can make use of this feature in their very own applications.
Sony Xperia Specs
The point is what does the Sony Xperia Sola is offering with its specifications? Well the Android based smart phone supports a 3.7-inches Reality Display and also the Mobile Bravia Engine along a graze resistant glass. It supports a 1GHz dual core processor, DLNA, AGPS, Bluetooth, FM radio, a 5 MP camera that incorporates the feature of auto-focus with a 720p video resolution and flash, a 3.5mm jack, NFC, Wi-Fi with hotspot functionality as well as a 1320mAh battery with a talk time of around 6 hours, standby time of 470 hours, 6 hours of continuous video and 40 hours of music playback.
The device weighs around 107 grams and measures 116 x 59 x 9.9mm, and will be running on the Android 2.3 version of the Gingerbread application system when it will be launched; however the gadget will be later upgraded to the latest Android 4.0 version Ice-cream Sandwich operating system at some point in the future.
Some other additional features include as; micro USB, 3.5 mm audio, microSD slots. The communication and Internet features incorporated are GPS, WCDMA, UMTS, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and many others. The RAM memory is 512 MB with an internal memory of 8GB and up to 32GB for microSD slot. Other optional features are DLNA, G-sensor, digital compass, distance, lighting, sensors provisions and many more.
The gadget will be available sometime in the second quarter of this year and it will be available in varying colors such as red, White, or black, however presently there is not much word on the Sony Xeperia Sola price.