Sony Xperia Ion available online for Rs. 35,999

Back at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2012, Sony went on to announce the launch of its 4.6 inch Xperia Ion.


And today the Ion arrived in India for a price of Rs. 35,999 with Android Ice Cream Sandwich out-of-the box.

Going by the specs the Xperia Ion packs in the following specs:
  • 4.6 inch TFT HD screen with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz dual core Qualcomm Scorpion processor
  • Adreno 220 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 13.2 GB internal memory
  • 12 MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 1.3 MP front facing camera
  • Measures 68 x 133 x 10.6 mm
  • Weighs only 144 grams
  • 1900 mAh powerful battery
  • 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, DLNA

The Sony Xperia Ion is available for Rs. 35,999 at online retailer site Snapdeal. It is also to be noted that Sony Mobile India has not yet announced the launch of the device in India officially but we expect it to happen anytime soon.
So would you be buying the Sony Xperia Ion? Or probably go ahead with Samsung’s Galaxy S III which seems to be the closest competitor?