Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?

Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?


Adding to the recent images leak of the Sony Ericsson Arc HD (Nozomi) are two other pictures revealing a Sony-branded Xperia device. Could this possibly be the first Sony phone? Codenamed Nyphon, it is rumored to have the following specifications:

  • Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread (upgradeable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 1GHz dual-core U8500 chipset built by ST-Ericsson 
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 16GB of storage 
  • 4-inch qHD display
  • 8-megapixel Exmor R Camera with backlit sensor 

If the rumor turns out to be true, Sony's first phone may seem a little underwhelming when compared to the Nozomi, which will come with a 4.3-inch LCD display, 12-megapixel camera and a Qualcomm dual-core 1.5GHz processor.

With quad-core phones such as the HTC Zeta and Edge expected to be announced at Mobile World Congress 2012, the Nyphon may face tougher competition in the market.

Source: via GSM Arena

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