UK’s online mobile operator Three just has revealed that the Sony Xperia U Android smartphone is available now via its online store from today, and will be in stores from tomorrow. The handset is available for £169 on their pay as you go offerings or for free on their monthly contracts.
Unveiled back in February, the smartphone features a 3.5-inch FWVGA (480 x 854) Reality Display touchscreen, 1GHz dual-core processor and 5-megapixel camera with 720 HD recording, it can also capture 2D and 3D panoramic photos, and there is also a 0.3 megapixel front facing camera for video chat. Coupled by 512MB of RAM, it also has 8GB of built in storage. The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread although Sony has promised it will get Android 4.0 ICS sooner.
The device’s contracts start at £15 a month on the Essential Internet 100 plan (30 days of all-you-can-eat data, 300 any-network minutes and 3,000 texts) and at £20 a month on the Essential Internet 500 plan (30 days of all-you-can-eat data, 500 any-network minutes and 3,000 texts).
You can find out more information on the new Sony Xperia U over at Three.
Source – Three UK