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Hi guys,

Earlier this week, you’ll hopefully have seen that we gave you the chance to bring forward and control the timings of our latest product announcement on Facebook…

Well, we had an incredible response – you moved our announcement forward 9 days, 4 hours and 58 minutes!

YOU asked and here it is: Xperia miro, with Xperia tipo – stylish, fun, colourful and easy to use smartphones from Sony.

Xperia miro is slim and stylish, available in a fun range of colours with deep Facebook integration throughout including in contacts, photo gallery and the music player, plus Sony’s xLOUD audio technology for crisp and loud sound.

Xperia tipo is easy to use enabling you to get the most from your smartphone – whether  it be browsing the web, sharing pictures or downloading apps. Xperia tipo will also be available in a dual SIM version – Xperia tipodual – giving you the chance to switch between tariffs with just one touch to stay on the most cost effective plan.

Both smartphones will launch on the latest Android software, Ice Cream Sandwich and will start shipping globally in Q3 2012.

So, let’s do the usual and take a look at the key features:

Xperia miro

  • 3.5” display for great browsing and entertainment experiences
  • Launching on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 5MP camera and brilliant quality video recording at 30fps
  • Sony’s xLOUD audio technology gives crisp and loud sound
  • Deep Facebook integration with contacts, gallery and the music player for sharing and discovery
  • Customisable illuminations for incoming messages and social updates
  • Front-facing camera for video chat between smartphones, tablets and PCs
  • Contactless DLNA connectivity to easily view content like photos and videos on a TV, tablet and PC
  • Powerful battery with >24hrs usage time
  • Available in black, black/pink, white and white/gold colours

Xperia tipo

  • 3.2” scratch-resistant mineral glass display
  • Launching on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 3.2MP camera
  • Dedicated set-up guide
  • Data management solution to identify data usage
  • Bluetooth and Wi-Fi™ for easy content sharing and web access
  • Powerful battery, 1500 maH, with >24hrs usage time
  • Available in red, white, blue and black

Thanks to everyone for getting involved, and feel free to let us know what you think of these new additions in the comments below 🙂

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