Sony’s most affordable Android handset is set to be released in the Philippines next month. The Sony Xperia Tipo will retail for only Php7,690.
Two versions of the Xperia Tipo are available but the single-SIM Xperia Tipo will come out first. The Xperia Tipo Dual (obviously, a dual-SIM version) will come out later in October.
Sony Xperia Tipo specs:
3.2″ scratch-resistant mineral glass display @ 480Ã—320 pixels
800 MHz processor
512MB of RAM
2.9GB of internal memory (2.5GB user accessible)
up to 32GB via microSD card
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
GPS with aGPS support
xLOUD audio technology
FM Radio with RDS
3.2MP rear camera with VGA video recording
Li-Ion 1500mAh battery
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
103 x 57 x 13mm (dimensions)
99.4 grams (weight)
On the other hand, the Xperia Tipo Dual will be released in October with a suggested retail price of Php8,490.
The Sony Xperia Tipo will arrive in four colors — white, black, black with pink accent and white with gold accent.