Xperia Tipo, Cheapest Android Smartphone by Sony
Xperia Tipo is a lower-middle segment Android smartphone with good specifications
Sony expand their smartphone market to lower-middle segment, with the release of Xperia Tipo. This is the cheapest Android smartphone made by Sony, which sold at a price of $ 163.45 USD
With a relatively low price, Sony tried to seduce users who still use the feature phone and change to smartphone. Moreover, the Xperia Tipo has been use Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.
Xperia Tipo also rely on xLoud speakers for its audio output, 3.2 MP rear camera, VGA front camera, and 1500mAh battery that claimed by Sony can last for 24 hours.
This cheapest Android smartphone has 3.2-inch screen display with 320 x 480 pixels resolution. Using MSM7225AA 800 MHz Qualcomm processor, Andreno 200 graphics processor unit, 512 MB RAM and 2.9 GB internal memory that can be expanded with external memory through MicroSD Card slot up to 32 GB memory.
Available connectivity GSM SIM card, 3G, HSPA, and Wi-Fi to connect to the internet. There is also a 3.5 mm audio jack, MicroUSB, MicroSD, GPS, Bluetooth and DLNA. Xperia Tipo has 103 x 57 x 13 mm dimensions and 99.4 grams weighs.
Sony also plans to release Xperia Tipo Dual, Dual SIM smartphone from Sony. However, for this one, there is no exact information about pricing and availability
Sony Xperia Tipo specifications
- Processor 800 MHz Qualcomm MSM7225AA
- Andreno 200 graphics processor unit
- RAM 512 MB
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system
- 2.9 GB internal memory
- 3.2 inch 320 x 480 pixel resolution screen display
- 3.15 MP rear camera, VGA front camera
- 1500 mAh Battery
- Connectivity GSM SIM card / GSM dual, 3.5 mm audio jack, MicroUSB, MicroSD, 3G, HSPA, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, DLNA
- Dimensions 103 x 57 x 13 mm
- Weight of 99.4 grams