The Sony Ericsson Arc S-White is an awesome smart phone under the Sony Ericsson brand that is bestowed with the advanced Android V2.3 (Gingerbread) OS for superb application support. The brilliant 4.2-inch TFT touch screen gives you an amazing viewing and navigating experience with its great gesture input features. There is a whopping 8.1 MP primary camera in the phone too with an HD recording feature. Supporting an external storage of up to 32 GB, the smart phone supports a 3G, Wi-Fi and hotspot connectivity too.
Design and build quality Sony Ericsson Arc S-White stays true to its name and flaunts stylish curvy looks towards the middle with thicker ends. The exteriors of the handset have been crafted in plastic, transforming it into a remarkably light weight gadget. Besides, the bar type body possesses compact 63 x 125 x 8.7 mm dimensions and 117 g weight. The mobile phone also has dedicated home, back and menu keys for quick and easy access. The 4.2-inch (10.66 cms) TFT touch screen comes with a FWVGA, 854 x 480 pixels screen resolution for a vivid and crisp display in 16M colours. The new Bravia engine and gesture input features loaded in the touch screen make navigation a breeze and the advanced Timescape UI gives a completely absorbing experience to the user.
Camera Features Now you never have to miss your prized moments, thanks to the whopping 8.1 mega pixel primary camera in the smart phone which comes with a 16X digital zoom and LED flash. The HD video recording feature allows you to capture flawless videos in 1280 x 720 pixel quality and at 30 FPS. The embedded effects like smile detection, auto focus, red-eye reduction, face recognition, image stabilizer, face detection and 3D sweep panorama further provide you with a stimulating photography experiences. Hardware Specifications The Arc S runs on the Android v2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system and is powered by the powerful 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Scorpion processor supporting multiple applications with ease. An Adreno 205 graphics card has been included for game lovers too. The phone has a 320 MB internal memory and 512 MB RAM. It comes with an included 8 GB memory card and supports a micro SD card up to 32 GB. Enjoy unbelievable surfing and downloading speeds with 3G connectivity (14.4 Mbps HSDPA; 5.8 Mbps HSUPA), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Wi-Fi Hotspot features. GPRS @ 86 kbps and EDGE @ 237 kbps are supported by the phone too. Enjoy fast data sharing with Bluetooth (E2DP) and micro USB v2 option. There is also an A-GPS support with Google Maps, a 3.5 mm audio jack, an HDMI Port and DLNA too. The handset comes with an accelerometer and a proximity sensor as well. Multimedia features The handset supports a music player and a video player with HD Video Playback feature. The xLoud Engine Audio Filter Technology provides thrilling sound effects. There is also an FM radio, MP3 ringtones, and 3D games for your entertainment purposes. The phone possesses all commonly used applications like Facebook, Twitter, Google Talk, YouTube etc, and Android Market too where you can easily download Android games and applications for free. Productivity Features The Android v2.3 (Gingerbread) OS functional platform in the Arc S is extremely fast and reliable and has a great multi touch support. There is an email, instant messaging and push mail support too. The messaging features consist of an SMS (threaded view) and MMS support. The other useful utilities are an Adobe Flash 10.3, Document Viewer, Document Editor, calendar, and alarm clock. Power Management The Li-Po, 1500 mAh battery gives a talk time of 7 hrs (2G), 7 hrs (3G) and standby time of 460 hrs (2G), 460 hrs (3G).