WIND Mobile following Rogers to released the first Sony Smartphone that equipped with 4G LTE support, Sony Xperia ion in Canada. According to mobilesyrup, the carrier did not yet announce about detail pricing or availability, but as the device already released by Rogers, we expected WIND Mobile Sony Xperia Ion will be ready for purchase soon in WIND Mobile retailer store.
WIND Mobile Sony Xperia Ion Specs
Sony Xperia ion is the first WIND Mobile’s Sony smartphone and also the first Xperia series that built in 4G LTE connections (up to 10x faster than 3G speed). It boasts a dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor that clocked at 1.5GHZ, 1GB of DDR memory and integrated with a Adreno 220 GPU to enhanced graphics performance. Combines with a 4.6 inch High Definition Capacitive touchscreen Reality Display that protected by scratch resistant glass and powered by Mobile BRAVIA Engine provides 16 million colors and support 720p HD video playback in crisp, clear and more vivid colors.
Of course, like Sony Xperia Acro S, the Xperia Ion also integrated with latest Sony technologies to deliver the best Multimedia and Entertainment experience for user on the go. This model will be integrated with a clear, crisp and loud stereo loudspeakers with xLOUD technology, a 720p front facing camera and a 12MP rear camera powered by Sony’s Exmor technology to shoot high quality 1080p HD video recording, as well as 16x digital zoom, 3D Sweep Panorama and Face detection.
If you need it, you can also connect the video, photo or games from the device to HDTV and enjoy more detailed video and photos experience, thanks to via micro HDMI port, DLNA and Bravia Sync. Weighing only at 144 grams with measures 133 x 68 x 10.8 mm, the Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone will be get updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in this year (the Japanese handset maker already confirms about this).
For base configuration, the handset will be integrated with a 16GB of internal storage with microSD card slot for extra 32GB memory space. According to Sony, the and a Xperia ion also comes with a micro USB port, 3.5 mm audio jack, GPS, Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP + EDR, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with Direct and Hotspot capabilities and a 1900 mAh Lithium Ion battery will be provides up to 12 hours of music playback, up to 10 hours of talk time and up to 400 hours of standby time on 3G networks.
WIND Mobile Xperia Ion Features
As the Sony’s Android flagship smartphone, WIND Mobile Sony Xperia Ion also preloaded with a social network apps (twitter, Facebook), YPages, YouTube, PlayStation Certified, Sony Entertainment Network and Android Play market, as well as full access to Google Mobile Service Applications. Yeah, might be WIND Mobile is too late to launched Xperia ion, but if you one of the WIND Mobile fans and also a Sony fans, we think its still worth to buy the device.