Sony announced its Xperia line up smartphone, Xperia S at the CES 2012. Few days back Sony announces only US LTE version of Xperia Ion high-end smartphone. That was the first smartphone by Sony after Sony bought Ericson shares. Now all the features of Xperia Ion are available in Xperia S smartphone. This phone is presented as a high end entertainment phone with powerful Dual-core 1.5 GHz processor.
Sony Xperia S has a 12 MP Camera with 1.5 GHz Dual-core Process. it features 4.3″ 1280×720 HD display, 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor, 16GB of internal memory, plus a whopping 12MP camera with Exmor R sensor. Xperia S brings high definition video chatting using front facing 1.3 MP 720p secondary camera. The main camera supports full HD i.e. 1080p video recording and video light, image/video stabilizer and geo-tagging features. To deliver entertainment and gaming experience Xperia S is PlayStation certified phone.
There’s also Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, HDMI and NFC, along with DLNA support, and the whole thing measures a sturdy 128.0 x 64.0 x 10.6 mm and 144g. Sony utilizes NFC to the next level with the release of SmartTags. With SmartTags your phone settings changed when you touch a tag with Xperia phone. and a multimedia dock, plus there’s the Smart Wireless Headset pro with an integrated display to show text messages, see incoming calls, access calendar notifications and other information. Finally there’s the SmartWatch, a compact sub-display intended to be wrist-work and show text messages, social media updates and manage calls or music.
The XPERIA S will launch running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, with an ICS update due in Q2, Sony reckons. Expected release dates for the phone are in Q2.