If you are looking forward to buy a budget smartphone with impressive specifications and trying to find one on discount, your wait is over. The Japanese tech giant Sony entered the budget smartphone segment with the launch of Xperia Tipo and its dual SIM variant Tipo Dual in 2012.
Reportedly, it seems like there is a price drop on the dual SIM variant of the duo as the online retailers have listed the handset at lesser price tags. According to the Sony India product catalog, the price of Xperia Tipo Dual is Rs 9,990 and the best buy price is Rs 9,690.
One reason for this move by the online retailers could be due to the launch of another budget lineup from Sony, Xperia E and Xperia E Dual at Rs 9,990 and Rs 10,990 respectively. As the new range of smartphones come with better specs and Jelly Bean OS out of the box, the ICS offering - Xperia Tipo Dual seems to have witnessed a price cut online.
Remembering the specs, Xperia Tipo Dual houses a 3.2 inch multi-touch capacitive touchscreen display with 320 x 480 pixel resolution, 800MHz Cortex A5 processor, Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, 3.15MP rear camera, 2GB internal memory, 512MB RAM, a micro SD card slot, which supports expandable memory up to 32GB, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi features, micro USB 2.0 and a 1,500 mAh Li-ion battery.
For those who are interested in buying the Xperia Tipo Dual online at reduced price, here is a collection of 5 websites that list the handset at much lesser price tags. Have a look at them.