Remember the Xperia J smartphone, which was unveiled at the IFA 2012 event in Berlin on August 29 along with Xperia T and Xperia V smartphone? Well, reportedly it has been confirmed that the new stylish smartphone build on the same design language first introduced by the award-winning Xperia arc and Xperia arc S has not reached the Indian shores and consequently, Xperia J is up for pre-order on Flipkart and Infibeam at a price of Rs 16,490.
Also, the listing suggests that the handset will be shipped starting from the fifth week of October. Hence, tech experts are anticiapting that the Japanese tech giant will release the smartphone in India by the end of this month.
Detailing on the specs of Xperia J, it is a mid-range smartphone flavored with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Moreover, it features a 4 inch scratch resistant Reality display with Bravia engine, 1GHz Qualcomm processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal flash memory, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, 1,750 mAh battery, 5MP rear camera with auto focus, Wi-Fi, NFC, DLNA, Bluetooth and aGPS connectivity features. Initially the handset had three different color option of pink, black and white but now it has been reportedly claimed that the smartphone may come with more choice.
Besides the eye-catching build and design, let's take a look at the best technologies and features adopted by Sony to make Xperia J a success.
One-touch' Function for Content Sharing
Sony has incorporated the smartphone with 'One-touch' function, which takes NFC beyond the traditional uses including e-ticketing and mobile payments. This new feature will let consumers easily and instantaneously share their music and photos among an array of NFC enabled Sony devices, by simply touching one to another to establish a wireless connection, thereby, eliminating the ambiguous pairing process.
Sony Media applications
Sony's media applications including Walkman, Album and Movies combine the best of Sony's technologies and connect consumers to a variety of entertainment services. The media applications are an integral part of the UI on Sony devices and deliver superior entertainment experience.
Further, Album and Movies applications offer consumers to remotely enjoy their photos and movie content stored in their home digital media servers.
As any other Xperia smartphone shipping from September until the end of the year, Xperia J will also receive a free 60 day trial of Sony Entertainment Network's cloud-based digital streaming music service Music Unlimited giving consumers the opportunity to subscribe directly from their Xperia and enjoy access to millions and millions of tracks. Also Sony has offered 50GB of free storage for music, videos, photos and more for lifetime, which is a time limited offer ending on 31 December 2012.
Reality Display with Bravia Engine
Mobile Bravia Engine in Xperia J smartphone is a high quality image engine that utilities technologies used by the Sony Bravia TVs. The Mobile Bravia Engine combines contrast enhancement technologies with color management and adds sharpness filters and noise reduction to display vivid and magnificent images and videos the smartphone.
Xperia J has a smart illumination bar at the bottom that provides notifications of incoming messages, Facebook updates and more, thereby, letting users to stay socially updated.