Sony has officially announced the brand new Xperia Go, which is a rugged stylish handset with protection against the elements. The manufacturer will launch it as Sony Xperia Advance in the U.S. Sony Xperia Go is a mid-range spec’d device and it is IP67 certified, which it has got dust and water proof (up to 1m for 30 mins). The device has also included a scratch-proof mineral glass on top of the display.
Here’s the list of key features of the Sony Xperia Go (or Xperia Advance):
# Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and it upgradeable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS in the near future
# 3.5-inch Reality Display with 320 X 480 pixels of resolution
# Mobile Bravia Engine technology
# 1Ghz dual-core processor
# 512MB RAM
# 5MP rear camera with 720p video recording capability
# Front-facing VGA snapper
# 8GB internal storage with memory expansion support up to 32GB
# Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
# 1305mAh battery
# Facebook Inside Xperia
The Sony Xperia Go will start hitting the stores all over the world from the 3rd quarter of this year in black, white and yellow colored editions. There is no word on the price info and the U.S. availability of the Xperia Advance handset yet.
Source: Sony Mobile