Clove UK has confirmed the availability of Sony Ericsson Xperia Active smartphone for cost at £240 SIM-free / unlocked with 24 months Warranty. The Xperia Active is rugged device that meet IP67 military standard. It’s water and dust resistant with and uniquely incorporates wet finger tracking make it ideal for outdoors activities or adventures. Buyer also get free Sony Ericsson LiveView worth of £45 (70 USD or 53 EUR) to keeps you in constant communication with your friends or family and controlled your music in the device to play, pause and select the next or previous track.
Under the hood, Sony Xperia Active powered by a 1Ghz Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon processor paired with 512MB of RAM, 1GB of internal storage that can be extend up to 32GB via microSD card slot and running on Android 2.3 Gingerbread as the operating system with support new Sony Ericsson’s Timescape user interface. It’s also support form upgrade to Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
The Xperia Active Android rugged Android smartphone comes with a 3.0-inch LED-backlit LCD touchscreen Scratch-resistant display with Bravia Mobile engine and resulution of 320 x 480 pixel and 5 megapixel autofocus camera with dual LED flash and capable to record 720p video. The device also support Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate, Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate, Touch-focus, geo-tagging, face detection and image stabilization.
Physically, the new Sony Ericsson 3 inch smartphone measures 92 x 55 x 16.5 mm with weighs 110.8 grams and packs with a 1200 mAh Lithium Ion battery that provide up to 351 h (2G) / Up to 335 h (3G) for standby time or up to 4 h 53 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 31 min (3G) for standby time. For connectivity, you will find a 3.5mm audio jack, microUSB 2.0 port, bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP+EDR, DLNA support, HTML browser, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities.
Other features includes Stereo FM radio with RDS, Adobe flash 10.1 support, Digital compass, GPS, Document viewer, MP4/H.263/H.264 player, MP3/eAAC+/WAV player and integrated with your favorite social network site. As the Android smartphone, Sony Ericsson Xperia Active also has full access to Google Mobile Service and download more than 300.000 apps in Android Market Place.