Sony Ericsson “Rachel” Android phone to be an Xperia model?
Mobil.nu claims to have received a few Sony Ericsson internal documents that show the company’s “Rachel” handset, an Android powered slab-shaped smartphone that sports an 8.1 megapixel autofocus camera. According to Mobile.nu, the phone’s spec sheet includes a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU as well as a touchscreen display that is at least 4-inches in size (diagonally). They also mention 7.2Mbps HSPA data rates and the ability to show 3D rendered graphics – presumably for games.
The site also mentions a 3.5mm headphone jack, which is nice, and a “mini-USB” port, which seems a bit unlikely. Sony Ericsson has never really used the mini-USB port much, save for the Xperia X1, and considering the company’s planned move to micro-USB for charging, the smaller micro sized port would seem more likely to me, but anything is possible.
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