Sony Announces Xperia P and Xperia U Phones

Posted Feb 26, 2012

Today Sony announced the Xperia P and the Xperia U smartphones running on Android. This is the first product introduction that Sony has made since going independent from Ericsson.

?We will revitalize our product portfolio,? stated Sony CEO Kaz Hirai. Many of Sony’s new phones will be able to support PlayStation games just like the initial Xperia play device.

The Xperia P phone is the first phone with a new WhiteMagic display technology which is designed for better viewing in direct sunlight. The Xperia U is expected to start shipping next quarter.