Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc

Xperia Arc Now on Pre-Order

Xperia Arc Now on Pre-Order

Sony Ericsson's gorgeous Xperia X12 Arc is now up for pre-order in the UK. You'll be paying £459.99 with free delivery if you live anywhere inside the United Kingdom, and that'll get you the unlocked phone with no SIM card so you'll be able to work with it on any carrier you choose. The site this phone is available on notes, again, the release date to be on the first of April, 2011. Can't wait!

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XPERIA Arc 8.1MP Exmor R camera gets video demo

XPERIA Arc 8.1MP Exmor R camera gets video demo

Sony Ericsson may not have bothered with NFC or a front-facing camera on the XPERIA Arc, but that doesn't mean the upcoming Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone fails to bring something new to the table. The company has been talking more about the Exmor R 8.1-megapixel camera on the Arc, and more precisely why there's more than just pure megapixels to differentiate it from rival handsets.

Video demo after the cut

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Sony Ericsson blame XPERIA Arc 2.4 leaks on “misconfiguration”

Sony Ericsson blame XPERIA Arc 2.4 leaks on “misconfiguration”

Sony Ericsson has described screenshots showing the XPERIA Arc apparently running Android 2.4 as "a misconfiguration in some samples", as well as confirming that the 4.2-inch smartphone runs Qualcomm's 1GHz MSM8255 processor paired with Adreno 205 graphics. According to the company's official blog, the higher version numbers - which some suggested was indication Sony Ericsson would launch the Arc with a version of Android higher than Gingerbread on the Nexus S - are "nothing to get too excited about."

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc hands-on [Video]

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc hands-on [Video]

Sony Ericsson has certainly kicked off their 2011 in a strong way, launching the XPERIA Arc at CES 2011 yesterday. We grabbed some hands-on time with the XPERIA Arc today and came away suitably impressed; it's not only thin - 9mm at the ends, and just 8.7mm in the middle - but the 4.2-inch Reality Display takes on Super AMOLED and holds its head up high. More details after the cut.

Video hands-on after the cut

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Announced at CES 2011

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Announced at CES 2011

Android has been seeing plenty of time on stage at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, and it doesn't look like there's any sign of it actually slowing down any time soon. Sony Ericsson is helping the little green 'bot's cause, as the company has just officially announced the brand new Xperia Arc device. While it may not be the PlayStation Phone that we've all been so eagerly anticipating, it is a device that, upon first glance and then subsequently digging into the specs, we can't help but feel a few notches of excitement about.

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc leaks: 8MP, 4.2″ screen & super-slim [Video]

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc leaks: 8MP, 4.2″ screen & super-slim [Video]

Sony Ericsson's Anzu has apparently grown up and become the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc, according to the latest leaks, with the super-slim Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone expected to make its official debut at CES 2011 this week. According to Gagadget, the XPERIA Arc measures 125 x 63 x 9 mm - and 8.7 mm at its thinnest point - and has a 4.2-inch 854 x 480 multitouch display with mineral glass.

Video after the cut

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