Recently, Sony began suddenly taking orders for the new Reader PRS-T2, and without prior announcement and any statements had been in the media. Similarly, it was admitted, and now published on the official website of the specifications of the new smartphone Xperia XL, which will replace the Xperia S.
The characteristics of Xperia SL novelty in many respects similar to its predecessor, but there are a number of innovations. For example, the device uses a more powerful two-core processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260 with a frequency of 1.7 GHz (1.5 GHz for Xperia S). In addition, the device will go on sale initially running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on board, while the Xperia S offered to Android 2.3. Although it would be nice to see the smartphone with Android Jelly Bean v4.1.
The rest is identical to the Xperia XL predecessor. Sony Xpeira XL is installed with 4.3-inch LCD display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels, there is a 12.1-megapixel camera with 16x digital zoom and LED-flash, the mass of the gadget – 144 g Dimensions – 128 x 64 x 10.6 mm.
Sony promises that the device will be able to give battery backup of 8.5 hours in talk-time mode and in Standby – 420 hours of video playback – up to 6 hours of music – up to 25 hours. The exact release date and the cost of the smartphone has not yet reported, although the manufacturer promises “soon” release the Xperia XL in black, white, gray and pink.