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Sony C530X HuaShan surfaces, likely to be mid-range droid

14 December, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Sony C530X HuaShan surfaces, likely to be mid-range droid - read the full textAn image uploaded to Picasa has unveiled an upcoming Sony device carrying the C503X model number with the codename HuaShan. The info comes from the EXIF data of the photo. The data further reveals that the model number is likely to have some versions just like the Sony C650X Odin, hinting at...

 

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> In reply to sandy@f1 @ 2012-12-14 15:19 from vwi$ - click to readI would buy that also if Sony made one. Xperia Pro had the best keyboard ever on a phone, i miss that phone.

4.3 inch or more HD dual Krait side slider. Yam yam

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  • 2012-12-15 07:53
  • Kg{s

> In reply to Ed007 @ 2012-12-14 17:44 from GRMu - click to readMaybe it's because Sony doesn't advertise the UI that much nowdays.

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  • 2012-12-15 03:00
  • 61Et

> In reply to rynn @ 2012-12-14 14:30 from PVv{ - click to readSony's display is a catch, that is why people buy the phone. Don't dictate what you want because you dont represent everyone. Get s brand with poor display that way you get 1gig, dual core, 200max.

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  • 2012-12-15 01:07
  • v0qJ

> In reply to TheApprentice @ 2012-12-14 14:30 from Xj6C - click to read512 mb's are intended for midrange phones. If you want a 1gig then go for higher range. It is what it is, most brand do the same.

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  • 2012-12-15 01:01
  • v0qJ

> In reply to sandy@f1 @ 2012-12-14 15:19 from vwi$ - click to readWhats your problem with the keyboard?

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  • 2012-12-15 00:55
  • v0qJ

> In reply to Quark @ 2012-12-14 17:26 from 61Et - click to readDidn't know that.even our dear gsmarena states it's timescape.either way timescape remains the popular name in people's mind.

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  • 2012-12-14 17:44
  • GRMu

> In reply to Ed007 @ 2012-12-14 16:03 from rJ2X - click to readTimescape indeed a social app that aggregates status updates, tweets, misscalls, messages, etc in one place. I used it alot at first weeks I got my phone, I like the interface. But I never use it now because I guess I'm not that social. Timescape was also the name for the UI, but now it's just Xperia UI.

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  • 2012-12-14 17:26
  • 61Et

> In reply to jay @ 2012-12-14 11:51 from SaQD - click to readI'll like a CyberShot 16mp,1080p screen,4.5/5" screen,quad core fastest processor out.The best battery tech out!I kno dat wud b in a sweet design.Sony iz king for best designs!!!

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  • 2012-12-14 16:56
  • jxXT

> In reply to zamroni @ 2012-12-14 16:30 from P5pQ - click to readSo do i.the arc had some extra style over neo with a arched back and a chrome grill running all around it.maybe the design was too gud/difficult to become mainstream.

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  • 2012-12-14 16:55
  • rJ2X

> In reply to Ed007 @ 2012-12-14 15:55 from rJ2X - click to readI owns Neo V, but prefer Arc physical design. Sony should stick with it instead of funny NXT design.

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  • 2012-12-14 16:30
  • P5pQ

> In reply to Ed007 @ 2012-12-14 15:55 from rJ2X - click to readHEY! I loved those physical buttons! I wish they made a successor to the Arc S.

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  • 2012-12-14 16:23
  • p@BC

> In reply to ith398hl @ 2012-12-14 15:27 from S37f - click to readIf the UI isn't timescape then what is it?all xperia devices have timescape skin on top of android OS.
I think what ur talking about is "mediascape" that aggregates all the social contents at one place.

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  • 2012-12-14 16:03
  • rJ2X

The neo series designs appealed to me more than the current rectangular xperia designs.
Sony should keep the neo series alive in 2013 with the successor of neo l but sans those old style teeth like physical buttons.

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  • 2012-12-14 15:55
  • rJ2X

> In reply to rynn @ 2012-12-14 14:30 from PVv{ - click to readMate, your outta date.

Sony havent had timescape UI since X10.

Timescape is an application for aggregating Social Media, and a damn good one at that if its set up correctly.

Don't brand bash if you dont have a clue what your chatting about.

Most operators wont accept Dual Sim Devices.
Sony already make a lot of ~4" Devices.
1GHZ DC is standard across they Mid tier since Q1 2012
1gb RAM is standard in mid-tier, and some low tier
Sony's 5MP beats most others 8MP IMO.

damn, this place hacks me off sometimes.

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  • 2012-12-14 15:27
  • S37f

Hi Dear Sony,

Please release a Qwerty keyboard based dual core krait. Am tired of a bar phone.

Also please make the keyboard as solid as mini pro coz i still have it for more than a year now.

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  • 2012-12-14 15:19
  • vwi$

> In reply to rynn @ 2012-12-14 14:30 from PVv{ - click to readbro i have an xperia u and haven't changed the launcher since i bought it in july .. it is good and doesn't really slow down..

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  • 2012-12-14 15:11
  • vbyg

1. Ppl who buy sony: straight away change the ugly and not useful at all lousy TimeScape UI.

3. Sony = good specs at low price. It's all i can say.

This is why Sony able to maintain in the Android Market. Sony, Market need more of this:

1. Dual sim
2. at least 4.0 inches
3. Dual core 1ghz
4. 1gb ram.
5. 8mp.

at 200euro max.

5inches needed with same specs at 250euro.

Then high end 5 inches Quad core 3gbram at 500euro.

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  • 2012-12-14 14:30
  • PVv{

Sony pls. Dnt bring another droid with 512 ram, with non editable no of homescreens and less battery back up. The system itself captures around 300 mb of ram and the battery lasts barely a day. Please, something better this time around.

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  • 2012-12-14 14:30
  • Xj6C

I think sony should reborn the VIVAZ, so XPERIA wont be lonely anymore, with something different from xperia lineup, maybe with phisical qwerty, or curve back, or with wp8. Its a choice 4 consumers, n maybe it can increase the shipment of sony phones. Always interested with sony phones.

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  • 2012-12-14 12:40
  • vfxH

sony is best.

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  • 2012-12-14 12:35
  • HID3

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