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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc is launched

There has long been speculation about a successor to Sony Ericsson's flagship model, the Xperia X10 and the company could put an end to speculation when they launched the Xperia Arc.

Arc bears several similarities with its predecessor. X10 was the first Android phone, which had a relatively good mobile camera, which by all accounts has continued, in Arc, which also runs on Google's Android platform.

Android 2.3 and camera

The interim final version of Android 2.3 Gingerbread, which will adorn the Arc when it hits store shelves. Camera resolution is like in X10 at 8.1 megapixels.

The image sensor is Sony's Exmor familiar R-chip with backlighting. Lens is f / 2.4, which together with the sensor according to the press release should provide good quality both in pictures and video even in low light. You can also shoot high definition video with Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc.

Reality Display

Last year it was a kind marketing strategy marketing name for display technologies and screen resolutions. Apple Retina Display and Samsung's Super-AMOLED took many of the headlines. With Arc throws Sony Ericsson is the market with the phenomenon of "Reality Display".

This means that the screen has got a slightly different aspect ratio than we are accustomed to, with a size of 4.2 inches and a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. It has thus become wider.

Sony Ericsson has also adopted the name Bravia TVs from Sony. Xperia Arc is equipped with Mobile Bravia Engine, which will provide an "exceptionally sharp and clear picture." This is demonstrated in Sony Ericsson boasts video that we have put into the bottom of the page.

High resolution output

There seems to be a trend with high-resolution display outputs on the phones. Xperia Arc follows in the footsteps of the Nokia N8, and like LG Optimus 2X will be even a phone with built-in HDMI output.

This output allows playback own high resolution video or other content you may have put on the phone, at a high resolution (TV-) screen.

Xperia Arc is otherwise equipped with a Qualcomm processor at 1 GHz, a battery of 1500 mAh and Sony Ericsson's own Timescape application. According to the price of Xperia arc visit

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