Sony Xperia tipo and Xperia tipo dual up for pre-order

Back in June, Sony announced the launch of the Xperia tipo and Xperia tipo dual which are the the company’s entry level Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandich OS running smartphone and now the two smartphones are available on pre-order.


Spotted on the online retailer site Flipkart, the Xperia tipo is priced at Rs. 9499 and the dual-SIM version Xperia tip dual has arrived with a price tag of Rs. 10,299.

Going by the specifications the Xperia tipo arrives with:


3.2 inch
320 x 480 pixels
262,000 colour TFT
Scratch-resistant mineral glass


UMTS HSPA 900 (Band VIII), 2100 (Band I)
GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS HSPA 850 (Band V), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I)
GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900


Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich


3.2 MP 
4x digital zoom
Video recording


Internal phone storage: 2.9 GB (up to 2.5 GB user-accessible memory)
Expansion slot: microSD™, up to 32 GB


3.5 mm audio jack
Micro USB support
Native USB tethering
USB High speed 2.0 support
Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality


Battery: 1500 mAh Typical, 1460 mAh Minium

Colour Options

Classic black
Classic white
Deep red
Navy blue


The expected launch date for both the smartphones has been set for the second week of September which is currently running and so we expect to listen from Sony themselves very soon. Stay tuned!