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Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc / LT15a
6.1 out of 10

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc / LT15a

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Available colors
Midnight Blue , Misty Silver
Android 2.3
125.0 × 63.0 × 8.7 mm / 4.9 × 2.5 × 0.3 inches
117.0 gr / 4.1 oz
Internal phone storage: 1GB (up to 320MB free) Phone memory up to 400 MB Memory card slot: microSD™, up to 32GB Actual free memory may vary due to phone pre-configuration
854x480 pixels / 4.2" 16,777,216 colour TFT
HD video recording - 720p
Record High Definition video with a simple touch of a button.
3D sweep panorama
Take your pictures with 3D Sweep Panorama. View them on a 3D TV or on the multi-angle 3D display.
Aperture - f/2.4
The lower the f/value, the larger the lens opening (aperture) - which allows for more light to reach the image sensor.
Red-eye reduction
Use it when taking people photos using flash.
Flash / light type - LED
When lighting conditions are poor, your picture can still be good.
Digital zoom - smart zoom up to 2.46x
Get close to your subject.
Camera - 8.1 Megapixel
Capture and share special moments.
Video stabilizer
Avoid blurriness caused by slight hand movements.
Video recording
Capture the action as it happens.
Video light
More light when shooting video.
Touch focus
Touch the screen to set the focus area.
Sony’s Exmor R™ for mobile CMOS sensor
Image sensor with enhanced imaging characteristics.
Smile detection
Let the camera automatically snap the shot when your subject flashes a smile.
Send to web
Catch moments with your camera and send straight to your personal web site or blog.
Image stabilizer
Avoid blurriness caused by slight hand movements.
Geo tagging
Have your photo tagged with information on where it was taken.
Face detection
Your phone automatically sets the focus on the faces in your pictures.
Auto focus
Automatic focus for optimal clarity.
Sony Ericsson Music player
Enjoy your favorite music sorted by artist, album and track. Shuffle and smart playlists supported.
Supports music tones - MP3, AAC
Use original artist recordings as ringtones.
TrackID™ music recognition
Record a few seconds of a song and get track, artist and album information sent to your phone in seconds.
Bluetooth™ stereo (A2DP)
Music from phone to headset over a wireless connection.
Album art
Choose music by browsing CD album arts or other images
Google Voice Search
Use your voice to search the web or to quickly launch a call to a friend.
Android™ Market
Get apps and games - download straight to your cell phone.
Web browser - WebKit
Full Internet browser with support for standard protocols, images and video.
Pan & zoom
View webpages as you like - get a quick overview or zoom in on details.
Google™ search
Find what you’re after with the Google™ search function.
Quick access to your favorite websites.
Radio - FM radio with RDS
Radio entertainment around the clock.
View your favorite YouTube™ videos, or upload your own - access is easy via the YouTube™ application.
Video streaming
Watch video as it arrives. No storage needed.
Motion gaming
Gaming gets physical - turn, swing, move your phone to control the action.
Media Browser
Media content in one place for fast and easy access.
3D games
Enjoy quality games with full color and depth.
DLNA Certified™
Connect wirelessly to other devices.
ANT+ technology
Connect wirelessly to a wide range of health and fitness products.
Google Maps™ - with Street View
Find your way to your destination.
Google Latitude™
See where your friends are - and share your own location with them.
Synchronization via Facebook™
Match your Facebook™ friends with your phone contacts.
Synchronization via Google Sync
Use your Google account to synchronize the contacts in your phone.
Synchronization - Exchange ActiveSync®
Stay seamlessly synchronized with your Microsoft® Exchange email server.
Micro USB support
Connect to your PC and other devices.
Utilise high-speed Internet at Wi-Fi™ hotspots at airports and other facilities.
USB support
Connect your phone to your computer.
USB mass storage
Connect and move items between computer and phone.
TV out
Go for a bigger screen – connect the phone to a TV, projector or other device.
HDMI support
Share pictures and videos on your TV using your TV remote control.
Connect your computer to the Web using your phone wherever you are.
Bluetooth™ technology
Connect wirelessly to other Bluetooth™ devices.
Utilise GPS powered location based services.
3.5 mm audio jack
Share your music via the extra jack. Use any headphones with a standard-sized 3.5mm connector.
Sound recorder
Take voice notes or record a sound clip to send in a message.
Google Mail™
Gmail for mobile lets you send and receive email wherever you are.
Text messaging (SMS)
Send text greetings anywhere in the world.
Predictive text input
Fast and easy text messaging.
Picture messaging (MMS)
Colorful multimedia messaging.
Instant messaging
Online chat. On the move.
Check your email inbox wherever you are.
Say it via chat-style text messaging.
Facebook inside Xperia™ version 2
Facebook status updates. Share and recommend the apps you like, and like the music you love, even directly from the FM radio.
Google Talk™
Chat-style communication with friends and family.
Noise shield
Filter out the sounds around and make yourself heard.
Twitter™ - Timescape™ integration
Let the world know how you feel and what you think - say it with a tweet.
Vibrating alert
When your phone is in silent mode, you will know when a call or message comes in.
Handsfree comfort when calling.
Sony Ericsson Timescape™
All your communication with one person in one place.
Facebook™ - application
Stay in touch with your friends on Facebook™ through your phone.
Gesture input
Swipe your finger across the on-screen QWERTY keyboard.
Keyboard - Onscreen QWERTY
Text input made easy.
Wallpaper animation
Stylish moving imagery onscreen.
Intuitive navigation – just touch the screen.
Reality display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine
Crystal-clear colors and crisp images.
Picture wallpaper
Have your favorite picture onscreen in standby.
Auto rotate
Switch from vertical to horizontal mode by rotating the phone. Whatever you are viewing will rotate to suit.
Save on paper usage. The printed manual is replaced with an electronic version in the phone.
Google Calendar™
Create, add and edit events. Set up reminders and mobile notifications.
Phone book
The information you need to keep in touch with friends and family.
Infinite button
Just one press to all about your friends or all the artist info you need.
Flight mode
Disable the radio receivers and transmitters in your phone so you can safely use other functions.
Document readers
Edit documents in popular formats.
Store appointment information and set reminders.
Full-function calculator when you need it.
Android™ platform
Powered by Android™ for great performance. Personalize with all the apps you need from Android Market. Xperia™ arc is powered by Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).
Alarm clock
Set your phone alarm clock to ring at the time of your choice.
Release Date
First seen
7 January 2011