Sony Mobile today announced it's offering the new Xperia acro S smartphone in the US. Here's more info on the phone:
Sony Mobile Communications brings the Xperia acro S to US consumers looking for premium specifications and beautiful design with extra durability and water resistance. The Xperia acro S has a scratch-resistant display to offer protection against dust and water immersion.
The Xperia acro S enables easy connectivity to share and enjoy content on a TV, smartphone, laptop or tablet. It also comes preloaded with Music Unlimited and Video Unlimited from Sony Entertainment Network giving access to Hollywood blockbusters, TV series and millions of music tracks.
The Xperia acro S has a 4.3" HD Reality Display for razor sharp clarity, full HD video recording, HD video chat, and easy HDMI TV connectivity to enjoy content on the big screen. NFC enabled, Xperia acro S can easily open applications with one touch against an Xperia SmartTag. The Xperia acro S has the highest level of water resistance of any smartphone, so you can drop it in your drink, then shake it off and carry on.
Pricing & availability: The Xperia acro S is available now at select Sony stores and at store.sony.com. Newegg and other online retailers will also carry the Xperia acro S. For additional availability and pricing, please check with each retailer.
. MSRP $599.99 (unlocked), in black or white
Network compatibility: The Xperia acro S is compatible with the network bands below. . UMTS HSPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 . GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Xperia acro S Specs:
Size:4.9 x 2.5 x .4 in
Weight: 5.18 ounces
Screen: 4.3" 720p HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA(R) Engine, shatter proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass, wet finger tracking
Camera: 12.1MP camera, Exmor R for mobile, Aperture f/2.4, fast capture, 16x digital zoom, Pulsed LED flash and autofocus, 1080p HD video recording, front-facing camera
Phone Memory: Up to 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory, up to 11 GB user accessible memory
Operating System: Android(TM) 4.0
Processor: 1.5 GHz Dual Core
Connectivity: 3.5 mm audio jack, aGPS, Bluetooth, HDMI support, DLNA Certified, Wi-Fi, USB High speed 2.0 support, NFC
IP55 Rating: Protected against dust-limited to ingress (no harmful deposits) and water projected by a nozzle (6.3mm) against enclosure from any direction shall have no harmful effects
IP57 Rating: Protected against dust-limited to ingress (no harmful deposits) and the effects of immersion between 15 cm and 1 m for 30 minutes