Sony Ericsson today unveils the Xperia neo and Xperia pro, the newest additions to the new generation of Xperia Android smartphones. Closely following the launch of the Xperia arc smartphone earlier this year, these latest smartphones also feature cutting edge technology from Sony and an exceptional multimedia experience on the latest version of the Android platform - Gingerbread. The best of Sony technology once again features in both Xperia pro and Xperia neo. The Reality Display with Mobile Bravia Engine delivers exceptional visual brilliance and a crystal clear image which enhances the overall entertainment experience.
As well as best-in-class imaging and display technology from Sony, the Xperia pro combines an optimized slide-out keyboard with smart functions to create a fast messaging experience. Featuring an ergonomically crafted keyboard, Sony Ericsson has focused on integrating the hardware with clever messaging functions for a perfect user experience. Xperia pro introduces the subtle but fast Type & Send functionality eliminating the need to open a dedicated app for each type of message, and Smart Keyboard that triggers predictive messaging actions automatically when the user slides out the keyboard.
The Xperia pro is also the ideal business phone for Android fans coming complete with a set of professional functions such as syncing your E-Mail, calendar and contacts in a secure way and the pre-loaded Office Suite Pro lets consumers view and edit office documents directly on the phone.
Sony's award-winning Exmor R for mobile sensor enables the capture of high quality, bright pictures and HD videos even in low light. All pictures and videos can be shared on an HD TV in your living room via the built in HDMI-connector.
Xperia neo builds on the stunning design language that Sony Ericsson has become known with a unique shape that not only looks good, but is ergonomically designed to fit perfectly in the user's hand, especially when taking pictures.
Both smartphones will launch on the latest version of the Android platform providing access to Google Mobile Services and the myriad of applications available via the Android market. Xperia smartphones add best in class entertainment on top of smartphone fundamentals such as apps, maps, E-Mail and fast uncompromised access to the Web with Adobe Flash Player to create the most entertaining smartphone experience.
The Sony Ericsson Xperia neo will be available in the following colors: Blue Gradient, Red and Silver. The Sony Ericsson Xperia pro will be available in the following colors: Black, Red, Silver. Sony Ericsson Xperia neo will be available globally in selected markets from end Q1 and Sony Ericsson Xperia pro from end Q2 2011.
Cheers ~ Arne