Lol! Not having dual standby is an epic fail on Sony's part as the only benefit they're giving with this phone is not having to turn off to change sim...wow! They could've had something unique to bring to this price bracket, hell, I was looking at getting one as my holiday phone when I watched the vid on youtube yesterday. Today? Nah. Another faceplant Sony, your chin is looking mightily scuffed!
I like the design of this phone much better than Sony's current Xperia series with the same old boxy design.
The phone is dual standby. Button is needed only if you need make a call , to select sim.
dr. G.Fatih Gokce, 13 Jun 2012with 800Mhz ICS 4.0 and why not on Xperia Play with 1Ghz processor? I cannot believe that such... moreBugger off. They did not update the Play because of compatibility issues with the gaming platform on ICS, not because of hardware limitations. Do some basic research before making ignorant comments.
@dr. G.Fatih Gokce
shame? Are you kidding, they released the beta version for Xperia Play and all the developers tested the device and all reported that most of the playstation games weren't working.. then why would sony update PLAY to ICS if the purpose of the phone wil lost?
No Offense! and please be happy with GB, its much more smoother than ICS. ICS is just for looks, I think.
iSWORD, 13 Jun 2012Xperia Go has a totally different specs, including but not limited to: better camera quality, ... moreyes..i was commenting the person before me which gave the xperia go specs in xperia tipo discussion...
SONY needs to work on their understanding of "Dual-SIM"
Usually when people want a dual sim, they're looking for one that's Dual Standby.
This phone (the single SIM version) could very well become a runaway success:
competes directly with budget Samsung droids like the Galaxy Y...but looks much nicer and with better specs.
Also, Sony, you guys need to wake up:
an entry level phone gets a 1500mAh battery and MicroSD slot - but not the XPERIA P?
Huurrraaaaa....I always love sony product no matter people said about the product..
why do all this new Sony phone heve ICS!?? what about Sony Xperia S!!?? how long more we have to wait for the update?? even the little Sony Xperia Mini Pro got the ICS update...im not buying another Sony phone till i get the update!
what happen to the Sony Xperia S ICS update!!? why dont they take care of the older phones before they put out new ones weekly!! not fair! even the little Sony Xperia Mini Pro got the ICS update first!
with the very little difference in manufacturing cost between 800mhz and 1000mhz cpu it would have made more sense for sony to make these at 1000mhz so users have flash working in their browsers
dr. G.Fatih Gokce, 13 Jun 2012with 800Mhz ICS 4.0 and why not on Xperia Play with 1Ghz processor? I cannot believe that such... morei hear ICS with 512MB RAM = value pack not full ICS. sony fool us?? :/