As smartphone adoption continues to increase, number of technologies and apps are being introduced that allows users to stream media and share data from the phone to television. Despite the limited processing power and memories, smartphone companies have been able to include advancements that allow for a seamless phone-to-TV streaming experience that anyone can afford.
Among the smartphones available, Sony Xperia handsets are offering features that enhance the viewing experience. All these Xperia handsets are affordable, and come in multiple colors. If you’re low on budget, a good option to finance these handsets is a savings account with high interest. Here are some of the new Xperia models.
1. Xperia SL
Sony Xperia SL comes with a 4.3 inch Retina razor sharp screen that offers a stunning display. The pixels per inch are higher than any smartphone from the company. Xperia SL is powered by Mobile BRAVIA® Engine.
TV connectivity comes in two forms. DLNA allows you to pictures and videos with a simple swipe across the screen. The second option available is connectivity through the HDMI port. It’s a Sony PlayStation certified phone, and the games can be played on the big screen as well. Connecting the device to the TV automatically brings up the TV launcher, and you enter into the Sony Entertainment Network. The price is around $450.
2. Xperia J
Sony Xperia J sports a large 4 inch display offering 854 x 480 pixels. Owners also get 50 GB of free cloud storage for life through the Box® application. The handset comes with smart illuminations that notify you of incoming messages and Facebook updates. It comes with android 4.0.
The native ‘Movies app’ allow you to enjoy streaming according to your mood. For a bigger and sharper experience, the device can has DLNA technology, and can be connected to the television with an HDMI port. Wi-Fi connectivity is also available for TVs that have the option. The xLOUD experience – audio filter technology allows audio configuration during streaming. The price is around $270.
3. Xperia Miro
The Xperia Miro has a 3.5 inch touchscreen that is 320 x 480 pixels of HVGA resolution with pixels per inch around 165. It’s a small, lightweight phone that comes with unique notification illuminations. The device is pre-loaded with android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and has full Facebook integration.
To view the audio and video on the big television screen, the device can be easily connected to the TV through DLNA. Media can also be shared or streamed through Wi-Fi if the TV has an option. An HDMI port is available for direct connectivity. xLOUD audio technology allows for volume configuration. The price is around $220.
So whether it’s Xperia SL, Xperia J or Xperia Miro, the ultimate television streaming experience is guaranteed.