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Sony Xperia miro is announced – petite and social

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Sony Xperia miro is announced – petite and social
Well, that didn't take too long. Thanks to some 25,000 of the maker's Facebook fans, we now know what smartphone was behind the countdown timer that Sony put up online a couple of days ago. Meet the Sony Xperia miro – an entry-level Android device with a heavy accent on social networking and pretty colors.

Hardware specs include a single core 800MHz processor and a 3.5-inch HVGA (320x480) display. We also know that that the Sony Xperia miro comes with a 5-megapixel main camera capable of shooting video at 30 frames per second, and a front-facing cam for video chats. There is a loudspeaker on its back, and the TV out will allow users to hook up the handset to a TV. Underneath the display is located a notification light of some sort, which will likely light up in a different color, depending on whether you have a missed call, a new Facebook message, or your battery simply needs to be recharged. The 1,500mAh battery is rated for over 24 hours of continuous usage time, which is pretty impressive. Thankfully, you get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich running out of the box, with Sony's usual interface tweaks.

And that pretty much sums it all up. Expect seeing the Sony Xperia miro in stores globally in Q3 of 2012. Pricing remains a mystery for now, yet hopefully, we will get more details on the matter soon.

source: Sony

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posted on 13 Jun 2012, 02:08 4

1. absolete (Posts: 12; Member since: 04 Apr 2012)

oh PA, Check out the xperia TIPO and TIPO dual that were also just released :)
Yea sorry guys, another two low end phones, But good work sony :)
No one complains when samsung brings out low end galaxy y etc. and releases only a few high end phones... so stop complaining people

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 02:26 3

2. Kasablanka (Posts: 3; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)

i wannnnnnnnt itttttt... Love sony

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 02:28 8

3. Kasablanka (Posts: 3; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)

im confused ... i wanna buy Xperia U, but im interesting in this beautiful mid range phone,, Love Sony

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 06:50 1

8. loken (Posts: 462; Member since: 09 May 2012)

well if u buy the u it comes very stylish wth changing led bar and looks like smalller version of xperia s and its dual core but if u buy xperia miro u hav to deal with a lesser processor and its screen is 165 ppi

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 02:30 4

4. noim1 (Posts: 297; Member since: 15 May 2012)

Sony Best in Looks of it's Every Phone Alive !!!! Sony beats every other Smartphone in its Dazzling Looks ......Loved it .... Classy & Stylish !!

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 03:34

5. buggerrer (Posts: 306; Member since: 21 Sep 2011)

Xperia S, U, P, Sola, TIPO, TIPO dual, Acro S, Go, Miro, WTF, GTOF, FU :p

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 06:39 4

6. RamyRamz69 (Posts: 390; Member since: 12 Dec 2011)


S, U, P, Sola. Acro S and Go. Miro and Tipo.

8 Phones, y u complain?

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 06:51 1

9. loken (Posts: 462; Member since: 09 May 2012)

best comment i ever heard about sony phones

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 06:49 1

7. loken (Posts: 462; Member since: 09 May 2012)

isnt the single core procesor too less.. and the cosmic flow backgrond wud lag'
still this s the best mid ranger ive seen looks more like a hig ranger

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 07:00 2

10. mercorp (Posts: 1043; Member since: 28 Jan 2012)

I entered the facebook contest for this phone,and I expected the GX.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 07:49 2

11. mafiaprinc3 (Posts: 575; Member since: 07 May 2012)

got to love sony, the only manufacturer updating most of their handsets to ics. This is a beauiful entry level phone,would love to know the cost.

Ques. why is sony still using bluetooth v2.1 on even their highend handsets?

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 07:52 1

12. spiderpig2894 (Posts: 597; Member since: 10 Jan 2012)

woah!! the design is just awesome.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 09:27

13. thunderising (Posts: 232; Member since: 25 Nov 2011)

This will be overpriced as s**t we know Sony will

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 12:20

14. Grishm (Posts: 54; Member since: 18 May 2012)

Even the likes of Xperia X10 Mini/Mini Pro, Xperia Mini/Mini Pro, Xperia U have got 720p HD video capture, but not this mid-ranger? Disappointing! Screen resolution is a let down too! Only worthy aspect of this phone is, it comes with ICS out of the box.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 20:44

15. Samsomesh (Posts: 195; Member since: 11 Jun 2012)

Hope the device should be priced as low-mid ranger..sony should have improved on video capibility of phone..cause othere sony's mid-ranger have gud video capibility sony xperia mini pro,xperia u, and ray.. But miro has only 30fps thats bit disspointing otherwise the phone is just awesome!

posted on 04 Jul 2012, 00:04

16. KINGJUAN27 (Posts: 210; Member since: 02 Jul 2012)

I am loving it! Not bad for a first time Android user, aye? and it has ICS already. I am definitely getting one when it hits the stores! and I am also hoping for a JellyBean update! hahahaa :D

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