Sony Xperia T3 coming to Canada

Sony Xperia T3Sony Mobile Communications unveiled the Sony Xperia T3 back in early June. Billed as the world’s smaller 5.3-inch smartphone, the company announced today that it is coming to Canada in August.

“The Xperia T3 is a striking yet affordable device built for those who have an eye for distinctive designs and appreciate standing out from the crowd,” said Tim Hernquist, VP Marketing North America, Sony Mobile Communications. “Refined with Sony’s powerful digital imaging expertise and a stunning HD display, the Xperia T3 has everything you need in a smartphone and is loaded with Xperia camera apps that allows customers to get more out of their photos and videos.”

Sony Xperia T3 specifications:

  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon (1.4GHz × 4)
  • Operating system: Google Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Cellular connectivity: LTE/HSPA/GPRS/EDGE
  • Other connectivity: GPS/A-GPS, 802.11 Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA, NFC
  • Display: 5.3-inch HD (720×1280) TRILUMINOS IPS
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Internal storage: 8GB
  • External storage: MicroSD cards up to 32GB
  • Rear-facing camera: 8MP AF with Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor
  • Front-facing camera: 1.1MP
  • Battery: 2,500mAh
  • Dimensions: 150.7 × 77 × 7 millimeters
  • Weight: 148 grams
  • Colours: White, Black, Purple

As with other Xperia smartphones, the Sony Xperia T3 also comes with a number of Sony Xperia camera apps to enhance your pictures and share them. Among these are AR Effect which lets you add sound effects and animations to both photos and videos, even before you hit the shutter, Timeshift Burst which snaps 31 frames in two seconds to make sure you get the right shot and Portrait Retouch which allows you to style closeups.

The Sony Xperia T3 will be offered by Bell Mobility, Virgin Mobile and SaskTel. It will also be offered by a number of national retailers, including The Source. An unlocked version will also be available at Sony Stores. Pricing was not announced.

Source : Sony Mobile Communications