During Sony’s press conference at IFA the company announced several new products ranging from TVs to cameras and of course some new Sony Xperia smartphones. Sony unveiled three new smartphones in the form of the Xperia T, Xperia V and Xperia J. Sony also announced that from now on their tablet PCs would fall under the Xperia branding and unveiled the Sony Xperia Tablet S.
The Sony Xperia T is the flagship handset featuring a 4.6 inch display, 13 megapixel camera, and a 1.5GHz dual core processor. The Xperia T will come with 16GB of internal memory but, will also support microSD cards. Sony have chose to keep the battery embedded like the Xperia S though. Available in black, white and silver the handset will go on sale in the next few weeks.
The Sony Xperia V will also feature a 1.5GHz dual core processor and a 13 megapixel camera. Other features include a 4.3 inch display, 8GB memory with microSD support and a removable battery. The Xperia V features the highest level of water resistance found on a smartphone. Available in black, white and pink, Sony will release the handset in Q4 2012.
The last of the announced Sony Xperia handsets is the Sony Xperia J. The Xperia J is the baby of the new handsets with a 4 inch gorilla glass display and a 5 megapixel camera. The processor has also been downgraded to a 1GHz single core processor. Likewise internal memory is also lower, featuring only 4GB of internal memory but, again microSD cards are supported and the battery is removable. Ther Xperia J like the Xperia V will launch some time during Q4 and will also be available in black, white, pink as well as gold.
Finally we have the first Xperia branded tablet, a successor to the Sony Tablet S which was announced last year at IFA. The Xperia Tablet S features a 9.4 inch display and uses the Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset. Like most tablets, it will be available in both Wi-Fi only and 3G variants as well as different storage options: 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.
Other features of the Sony Xperia Tablet S include an 8 megapixel camera, Bluetooth 3.0 and a 600mAh battery which is stated to last for 10 hours during browsing. The tablet will also be ‘splash proof’ so great for using in the kitchen.
The Sony Xperia Tablet S is due to go on sale as early as next month starting at $400 for the 16GB model.