Sony Xperia "ST21i" Tapioca leaks in full glory, pictures galore

Sony Xperia
Just yesterday, we saw another image of the Sony Xperia ST21i Tapioca leak out, confirming its existence, and today our Russian colleagues from Mobile-Review have gotten a hold of the early prototype and serve us a whole bunch of pictures to gaze upon along with a first look at the handset.

Now, the Xperia ST21i Tapioca is a low-end affair, a relatively new territory for Sony which is specializing on premium products. Still, it’s expected to sell for around $260 (200 euro) off contract, more than the usual crop of affordable Androids. Here’s what’s it got in store for you:

Nothing impressive, and you’d definitely find it hard to distinguish text on the pixelated low-res screen. The budget Tapioca handset is still rough on the edges when it comes to software, and as a matter of fact it’s still carrying the Ericsson branding which will definitely disappear from the final design. Finally, this might really be a very early prototype, but one thing that shouldn’t change is the design - so take a close look at the pictures below if you like the Xperia ST21i.

source: Mobile-Review

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  • Display 3.5" 320 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500, Dual-core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1305 mAh(5.50h 3G talk time)

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8 Comments

1. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

Next up, the Sony Milquetoast...

2. CivicSi89

Posts: 349; Member since: Jul 23, 2011

Ok that was funny.....

3. kastor

Posts: 43; Member since: Jan 15, 2012

wtf 200 euros,are they mad,soo low specs and 200 euros,neo v ar much better for same price

5. cepcamba

Posts: 717; Member since: Feb 27, 2012

Exactly my thoughts. If they want a budget-droid they should follow-up on the Xperia Mini and Xperia Mini Pro. Both are jampacked with features yet very affordable. It would be great if they release something like Xperia S mini

4. yatmiko

Posts: 37; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

Fake one no more ericson

6. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

it is just a prototype, that's why it has "Ericsson" on it

7. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

I think this will be the Galaxy Y's competitor in terms of specs and size

8. bayhuy

Posts: 320; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

The bottom looks like black Radar 4G

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