Sony-only brandred smartphone makes a cameo in the latest Resident Evil trailer - zombies still want brains

Sony-only brandred smartphone makes a cameo in the latest Resident Evil trailer - zombies still want brains
Needless to say, there were probably plenty of people satisfied by Sony’s announcements during CES, especially when we saw two delicious devices expected to be taking up just the Sony moniker – the Xperia ion and Xperia S. Of course, there are still those who yearn for more.

Interestingly enough, there is a special cameo by a Sony-only branded device in the latest movie trailer for the popular Resident Evil movie franchise. Right away at the 0:10 mark of the movie trailer, we’re presented with an individual holding onto a distinctive Ericsson-less Sony device that has the clear evidence of being something from the Xperia Arc line. Nope, there are no zombies biting his arm just yet to steal away the smartphone, but if you watch the entire thing, you kind of see how advancing technology turns the entire planet to a zombie-infested place.

As much as the zombies want to take precedence in all of this, it’s actually the first time we’re seeing a Sony-only branded device – without the Ericsson name attached to it. Although the phone in the trailer doesn’t necessarily allude to some sort of next-gen Xperia Arc, you just never know what kind if trump cards Sony has under its sleeves. Well, we’re sure the zombies aren’t going to tell us that information.

via Engadget

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7 Comments

1. ghost__uwi

Posts: 175; Member since: Nov 28, 2011

hmmmm real nice 2 for 1 ad. One half sony ad and 1 half movie trailer. Sony really cutting down on spending.

2. hunted

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 21, 2011

come out with front camera please

3. XiphiasGladius

Posts: 813; Member since: Aug 21, 2011

At xperia blog it was rumored to be an HD version of the Arc with a 4.55" HD Screen. Still just a rumor though. . .

4. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

ah, that last rumor sounds like my dream phone. looks like Sony will do all the right things this year!

5. cdgoin

Posts: 614; Member since: Jul 28, 2010

Anyone else notice they werent orignial enough to get thier own music.. They stole the music from TRON whats up with that.. ?

6. jellytime

Posts: 135; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Now I want to watch the movie and get those stuff :/

7. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

Sony, the undead, and a whuppin evil leading lady. Ahhh, yes, thank the stars that Award season is over and we can get back to quality movies where they can blend such great things....

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