Sony Xperia Tipo Dual Review Price Specifications

Sony Xperia Tipo Dual is identical to the Xperia Tipo. However this model comes with the Dual sim support.  Running on Android ICS, the device come with 800MHz scorpion processor with 512MB of RAM and dedicated Adreno 200 GPU.  This is one of the most economical Dual sim Android ICS running smartphone from Sony. Sony Xperia Tipo Dual price in India is ₹10,299.

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Sony Xperia Tipo Dual sports 3.2 MP fixed focus primary camera. However this device do not feature LED flash, auto focus and secondary camera which is a slight con.  Battery of Xperia Tipo Dual is Li-1500 mAh which is rated to provide talk time upto 5 hours and standby time upto 350 hours. Internal memory is 2.5GB and memory can be added upto 32GB through microSD card. Connectivity front, the Xperia Tipo Dual supports GPRS,EDGE, 3G, WiFi, USB and Bluetooth. There are three sensors in the devices namely Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Compass.
As the device runs on Android ICS, it supports tethering feature through which users can share the data connection with WiFi enabled devices through WiFi tethering or using USB tethering to non WiFi devices.
Summary of Sony Xperia Tipo Dual:

  • Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
  • 3.2 MP fixed focus Primary Camera
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 3.2-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
  • 800 MHz Scorpion Processor with 512MB RAM
  • Adreno 200 GPU
  • GPRS,EDGE, 3G, WiFi, USB and Bluetooth
  • 2.5GB internal storage
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
Advantages and Disadvantages of Sony Xperia Tipo Dual:
Pros of  Xperia Tipo Dual:
  • Very attractive price tag
  • Decent performance
  • Good connectivity features
  • Excellent storage capacity for the price
  • Stylish design and  Solid 1500 mAh battery
  • Dual sim
Cons of Xperia Tipo Dual:
  • Fixed focus primary camera and there is no LED flash
  • Low resolution small display screen
  • Cramped keypad due to small screen size
Sony Xperia Tipo Dual sales box content:Handset, Battery, Charger, Headset, Data Cable, Screen Protector, SIM Card Adaptor

Sony Xperia Tipo Dual Specifications


  • Operating Frequency:GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100
  • OS:Android v4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • User Interface:Timescape
  • Java:Yes
  • Processor:800 MHz Qualcomm Scorpion
  • Graphics:Adreno 200
  • Size:57 x 103 x 13 mm
  • Weight:99.4 g
  • Display:3.2 inch TFT capacitive touch screen
  • Screen Resolution:HVGA, 320 x 480 Pixels
  • Primary Camera:Yes, 3.2 Megapixel
  • Secondary Camera:No
  • Video Recording:Yes, 640 x 480, 30 fps
  • Zoom:Digital Zoom – 4x
  • Camera Features:Geo-tagging, Self Timer, Send to Web
  • Battery:Li-Ion, 1500 mAh
  • Talktime:5 hrs (2G), 6 hrs (3G)
  • Standby Time:350 hrs (2G), 360 hrs (3G)
  • Internal storage:2.5 GB
  • Expandable Memory Slot:microSD, upto 32 GB
  • Memory:512 MB RAM
  • GPRS:Yes, 86 kbps
  • EDGE:Yes, 237 kbps
  • 3G:Yes, 7.2 Mbps HSDPA, 5.76 Mbps HSUPA
  • Wifi:Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
  • USB connectivity:Yes, micro USB, v2
  • Tethering:USB, Wi-fi Hotspot
  • GPS Support:Yes, A-GPS with Google Maps
  • Bluetooth:Yes, v2.1, Supported Profiles (A2DP 1.2, EDR, AVRCP 1.0, HFP 1.5, HSP 1.1, OPP 1.1, PAP 1.0)
  • Audio Jack:3.5 mm
  • Music Player:Yes, Supports MP3, WAV, eAAC+
  • Video Player:Yes, Supports MP4, 3GPP, H.264, WMV, H.263
  • FM:Yes
  • Sound Enhancements:xLOUD Audio Filter Technology, TrackID Music Recognition
  • Ringtone:MP3
  • Sensors:Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Compass
  • Other Features:Predictive Text Input, MMS Enabled, Google Sync, 3D Gaming, Audio Recording, Street View and Latitude, Pan and Zoom, Alarm, Airplane Mode, Calculator, Calendar, Setup Wizard, Voice Input
  • Pre-Installed Apps:Facebook, Google, Google Voice Search, Google Talk, Google Mail, Instant Messaging, YouTube, Twitter

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