Review of Sony Xperia tipo duos

In this article I described about the new arrival from the Sony. Sony xperia tipo duos is a dual SIM mobile with the latest Android OS. The price of the mobile is just Rs.10,000. Tipo duos is Sony's low budget mobile to increase the sales ratio at the lower levels. Lets see about the complete features.


The smartphones entirely occupies the world in recent days. There is heavy competition between the mobile world ith the introduction of new models in different styles and features. Among them is Sony Xperia tipo duos. Among leading companies Samsung introduces dual SIM which is followed by the Sony. Sony xperia tipo duos forms a new world in mobile smartphone world.

Sony Xperia tipo duos:

review of sony tipo duos
  • Tipo is also called as Sony ST21i2, Sony ST21a2. The mobile works on the 2G and 3G network in both the SIMs. The 2G works through GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 and the 3G works through HSDPA 900/2100 in ST2li2 and HSDPA 850/1900/2100 la2 in both the SIMs. The mobile supports only the mini SIMs. The mobile is announced in the month of June, 2012 and it is now available from September, 2012.

  • The dimensions of tipo duos is 103 x 57 x 13 mm which weights about just 99.4 grams. There is TFT capacitive touchscreen supporting 256 thousand colors. The display size is 3.2 inches with resolution of 320*480 pixels and the approximate density is 180ppi pixels. Multitouch facility is available in the device only maximum of upto two fingers. Its screen is protected through scratch resistant glass.

  • Sound & Memory in Sony Xperia tipo duos:

  • Mp3 and wav formats are used as ringtones with vibration as alert tones. There is loudspeaker which plays the musics and other audios externally without ear phones. There is 3.5mm jack for the earphones given along with the mobiles and other external 3.5mm pins from speakers.

  • The internal memory is 2.9GB in total with the usage value of 2.5GB. the memory can be expanded using the microSD card upto 32GB. There is separate slot for the external cards. The RAM is 512MB which is enough for normal mobiles.

  • Data and Camera in Tipo duos:

    review of sony tipo duos
  • The data transfer is through GPRS and EDGE. The speed of data in GPRS is up to 86 kbps and in EDGE up to 237 kbps. The speed is up to 7.2 Mbps in HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps in HSUPA. The wi-fi hardware in the device supports direct wi-fi and wi-fi hotspot. There is bluetooth version 2.1 with A2DP support. The USB version 2.0 is used for data transfer which is a microUSB.

  • The primary camera is 3.15 MP of resolution 2048*1536 pixels. There is geo tagging feature in the device. The video recording is only VGA. There is no secondary camera.

  • System features:

  • The operating system is linux based Google’s Android operating system of version 4.0.3 that is Ice cream sandwich. It has qualcomm MSM7225AA. The processor or the CPU is 800MHz cortex-A5. The GPU is Adreno 200. There is sensitivity for accelerometer, proximity and compass. The messaging supports sms, mms, email, internet messenger and push mail.

  • The browser supports HTML and adobe flash which are the two available formats in online. There is stereo FM radio with RDS facility. The GPS available is supported with A-GPS. The java is supported using java MIDP emulator. The mobile available in serene black and classic silver colors. It also has SNS integration; mp4,H.264 and wmv video player, audios supported are mp3, wma, wav and eAAC+ player.

  • There is organizer, document viewer, voice memo and voice dial in the mobile. There is predictive text input in sms and other typing formats. It has standard Li-Ion battery of 1500mAh. The battery stand by is 350 hours in 2G and 360 hours in 3G. the talktime is 5 hours in 2G and 6 hours in 3G. It works for 36 and half lours in musics.

  • Summary:

    review of sony tipo duos
    Sony tipo duos is an expecting mobile at much lower price from the Sony. It has excellent features for its cost. The android version of Ice cream sandwich is additional plus. Standard battery with long life are supporting features. The mobile is good for one who need ICS mobile duos at a reasonable cost from standard company with gigh internal memory.


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