Sony Ericsson has hit the market with a new smartphone i.e. Sony Ericsson Xperia Active. This phone was announced in the month of June and now in the month of October it is released. This phone is also known as Sony Ericsson ST 17i and Sony Ericsson ST17a. Price of this phone is around 260 EUR. The specifications and features of Xperia Active are discussed after the jump.
If we talk about the physical looks of Sony Xperia Active smartphone then we will find it has impressive and cool looks. The dimensions, weight and design of this phone is pretty well but it lacks in the thickness. 92 x 55 x 16.5 mmand 110.8 g is the dimensions and weight of Xperia Active respectively. If we compare this thickness with other smartphones then we will find it lack behind. In the present market, there exist few phones which have half of the thickness of this phone. It consists of a LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen. This display is able to support the 320 x 480 pixels of resolution, 16M colors and multi-touch input.
If we talk about the hardware configuration of Sony Ericsson Xperia Active, It consists of a single core snapdragon processor that clocks around 1 GHz. This phone has Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon chipset. If we talk about the memory of this phone, it has got 1 GB (320MB is User friendly) of inbuilt storage memoryand a microSD card slot (supports up to 32GB). It has 512MB of RAM. The software configuration of Sony Ericsson Xperia Active is much flexible because it runs on latest Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread).
Sony Ericsson Xperia Active comes with a standard Li-Ion 1200 mAhbattery. This battery is able to give a battery life up to 4 h 53 min (2G) and up to 5 h 31 min (3G) in talk-time mode and up to 351 h (2G) and up to 335 h (3G) in stand-by. The camera configuration of Sony Ericsson Xperia active is supported by a single camera i.e. of 5MP and it is supported by features asLED flash and geo-tagging. There is a standard Wi-Fi (with Hotspot), v2.1 (with A2DP, EDR) Bluetooth and a microUSB 2.0 in this phone. This phone is GSM device and it is able to support2G GSM and 3G HSDPA networks. This was all about recently launched Sony Ericsson Xperia Active Android smartphone.