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Sony unveils two new smartphones: Xperia miro and Xperia tipo

Both smartphones will include Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
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Sony has today announced two new Xperia smartphones, both launched on the latest Android platform Ice Cream Sandwich.

The Japanese technology company has dubbed its new Xperia miro the ‘fun social smartphone’. Focusing on the social media side of using a smartphone, the miro includes colourful illuminations for incoming messages and a front facing camera for video chat.

Also included is the pre-installed Music Unlimited, giving users access to a ton of music tracks.

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Specs:
- 3.5” display
- Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- 5MP camera
- Sony’s xLOUD audio technology
- Deep Facebook integration
- Front-facing camera
- Contactless DLNA connectivity
- Battery with 24hrs usage time
- Available in black, black/pink, white and white/gold

The second smartphone being released by Sony is the Xperia tipo, a more affordable and easy to use phone.

The Xperia tipo is aimed at customers purchasing their first smartphone and includes a dedicated set-up guide.

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Specs:
- 3.2” scratch-resistant mineral glass display
- Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- 3.2MP camera
- Data management solution to identify data usage
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
- Battery with 24hrs usage time
- Available in red, white, blue and black

Both smartphones will launch globally in Q3 2012.

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