Sony Xperia ion

AKA: Sony LT28at

Available at: MTS, Rogers, Wind Mobile

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Specs summary

Screen
4.5"

The Sony Xperia ion's screen is 4.5 inches with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution.

Processor
1.5GHz

There is a Qualcomm MSM8260 1.5 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread (Update Available: 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system (OS).

Camera
12+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 12+ megapixel camera. There is also a secondary front facing camera with 1+ megapixels resolution.
Storage
16 GB

Internal memory is 16 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
1900mAh

The phone is powered by a 1900 mAh Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. Sony's performance ratings are: 0.5 day standby time, 600 minutes talk time, 356 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Full Specs

Overview
Regions availableUSA, Canada
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
850/1900/2100 MHz
LTE:
1700 MHz
Data:
GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, LTE
SIM Card
World Phone
Operating SystemAndroid 2.3 Gingerbread (Update Available: 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich)

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ProcessorQualcomm MSM8260 1.5 GHz
Internal Flash Memory
16 GB
RAM1 GB
ROM
GPSA-GPS
Digital compass
FlightMode
Hearing Aid Compatible
TTY/TDD
Noise Cancellation
SARHead: 1.05 W/kg
Body: 0.57 W/kg
LanguagesEnglish
Manufacturer Warranty1 Year
Accessories IncludedAC Charger, Data Cable, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & Battery
TypeLithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1900 mAh
Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingUnknown
Video Playback Time363 minutes
Wi-Fi Surfing Time356 minutes
3G Surfing TimeUnknown
4G Surfing TimeUnknown
Talk TimeUp to:
600 minutes (2G)
352 minutes (3G)
Standby TimeUp to 0.5 day
Physical Characteristics
Design TypeBar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA
MaterialPlastic
ColorsBlack
Dimensions [H x W x D]13.2 x 6.9 x 1.0 cm
(5.2 x 2.7 x 0.4 in)
Weight144 grams
(5.1 ounces)
Rugged Design
Antenna TypeInternal
Changeable Faceplates
Display / Screen
TypeColor
TechnologyLCD (TFT)
Colors16.7 million
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel DensityUnknown
Size4.5 inches
3D
Secondary Display
SensorsAmbient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer
GraphicsWallpapers
Themes
Backlit Illumination
Zoom / Magnification
Screen Orientation Lock
Multi Touch
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating
Additional Display FeaturesCapacitive touch screen
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key
Home Key
Mute Key
Input TypeTouchscreen
Navigation TypeTouchscreen
Predictive Text Entry
Physical KeyboardUnknown
Voicemail Key
Any Key Answer
Voice Commands
Keypad / Screen Lock
External Volume Control
External Media Playback Controls
Call Management
Contact List CapacityDepends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per ContactEmail address, Other fields
Contact Groups
Auto Answer
Voice Activated Dialing
Photo Caller ID
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browsing TypeHTML
BrowserGoogle Android
Javascript
Flash
Email
Email ProtocolsPOP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Additional Email Features
Messaging ServicesSMS, MMS, IM
Push-to-talk (PTT)
Connectivity
USBMicro-USB 2.0
Bluetooth2.1
Bluetooth ProfilesA2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HFP, HSP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n
WiFi EncryptionWEP/WPA/WPA2
Mobile Hotspot
WiMAX
Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots InfoMicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB)
PC Synchronization
TV-outHDMI
DLNA Support
NFC
UMA Support
Data Tethering Compatibility
Java Applications
Brew Applications
ECML / Digital Wallet
PictBridge
Camera
Front Camera
Built-In
Resolution
1+ megapixels
Zoom
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Capture / Recording
Video Recording Parameters
HD (1280 x 720 pixels), 30 fps
Rear Camera
Built-In
Resolution
12+ megapixels
Zoom
16x digital
Flash
LED
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Image stabilization, Night mode, Panorama
Video Capture / Recording
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP, MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Audio / Video
Audio Playback
Audio FormatsMP3, MP4, eAAC+, WMA, WAV
RadioFM
Video Playback
Video Playback Formats3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV
Mobile TV
Streaming Video
External Speakers
Headset Jack
Custom Ringtones
Vibration Alert
Downloadable Ringtones
Ringtone Composer
Ringer ID
Haptic Feedback Vibration
Speakerphone
Apps
To-Do / Task List
Calendar
World Clock
Alarm
Stopwatch
Timer
Calculator
Currency Converter
Document ViewerDOC, PDF, PPT, XLS
Weather
Stocks
Maps
Notepad
Voice Memos / Recorder
GamesDownloadable
AppsDownloadable, Pre-installed (YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Android Market)
Included Software / Apps
More
Additional CommentsANT+ technology
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