Today at CommunicAsia 2011 in Singapore, mobile phone joint venture Sony Ericsson has introduced two new Xperia series smartphones - the Xperia ray and Xperia active, which run Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) and are set for a Q3 arrival.
The Xperia ray measures 111 x 53 x 9.4mm, comes in four colors (black, white, gold and pink) and features an aluminium frame, a 3.3-inch (854 x 480) scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen enhanced with the Mobile Bravia Engine, a 1GHz processor, a microSD slot (4GB card included) a rear-facing 8.1 megapixel camera (with LED flash) that can record 720p video, a front-facing VGA camera, an FM radio, WiFi (hotspot functionality included), Bluetooth, aGPS, a micro USB port, and a n 1500 mAh battery.
The Xperia active is 55 by 92 by 16.5mm, is dust proof and water resistant, and boasts a 1 GHz chip, a rear-facing 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, a 3-inch (320 x 480) touchscreen (also backed by the Mobile Bravia Engine), a microSD slot (2GB card is bundled), an FM radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, aGPS, and a 1200 mAh battery.
Both the Xperia ray and Xperia active have quad-band GSM/EDGE and HSPA 900, 2100 support.
Xperia ray

Xperia active