Sony has officially confirmed that the new Sony Xperia ion will come on the Italian market next September. It will be slightly different than the version dedicated to the Asian market, but we are talking about a high-end smartphones, that will offer a wide screen, a good processor and a series of very interesting extras.
Meanwhile, it was confirmed that, at least for the moment, the new Japanese smartphone will arrive in Italy with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich as an operating system. This does not mean, however, that in the future cannot get an upgrade to newest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. In the meantime, though, you will have too for a very interesting product, which will be animated by a dual core processor with a 1.5 Ghz. power from Perhaps still not a quad core, but this could make a difference, because the rest of the hardware sector is truly remarkable. The screen, to begin with, it has a 4.6-inch diagonal from Mobile technology and BRAVIA (resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels), one of the largest on the market, surpassed only by a few opponents. Great attention has been devoted to the photographic Department, as the main camera will be one of the first to mount a sensor with a quality 12 Megapixel. More in accordance with the camcorder front, which stops at 1.3 megapixels. The final shot, though, is given by the bundled software, because thanks to Fast Capture the Xperia ion is able to move on from stand-by mode and shutter in less than two seconds. Both cameras support recording video in HD quality (Full HD for the rear) and DNLA connectivity lets you share your images on the fly with any kind of screen compatible with this format.
The phone’s internal memory up to 16 GB, but it can be expanded through the microSD slot. What distinguishes this from other smartphone, however, particularly its design. Sony has bet on the choice of style “effect and” composing a case that has earned him the recognition of the Red Dot Award 2012 in Essen, Germany. The jury, composed of international experts, has put the 0accento especially the contrast colour display and rear aluminium structure. This great visual impact, it also adds the supplied software, which involves adding some proprietary programs exclusively for Xperia models. We facilitated access to Music and videos Unlimited by Sony Entertainment Network, where you can find movies, TV and music. Of course, as in the best tradition of Sony, this Xperia ion is also Playstation Certified to ensure good performance even from the point of view of gaming.
For the moment has not yet been announced the sale price in Italy. In the environment there are rumors of a tag from 599 €, but for the moment it is simply a prediction without official feedback, so be taken with traditional “soft”.