Sony India unveils the Xperia™ tipo smartphone – perfect for music lovers – with exclusive Vodafone offer

Sony India unveils the Xperia™ tipo smartphone – perfect for music lovers – with exclusive Vodafone offer

· Available now, and priced affordably at Rs. 9999, the Xperia™ tipo comes power-packed with Android 4.0 ICS, Qualcomm Snapdragon™ processor, pre-loaded apps, free music content and accessories

· Available in single and dual SIM versions for consumers looking for a stylish, fun, and easy to use smartphone

· Exclusive offer for Vodafone subscribers – 500MB data free, per month, for 3 months

September 26, 2012, New Delhi – Sony India today announced its latest smartphone – Xperia™ tipo – in the Indian market. The Xperia™ tipo, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon™ processor, which is now available across the country, is designed for music and multimedia lovers who want to listen to playlists, and watch their favourite music videos, on-the-go. The new smartphone comes with the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system that enhances the user experience, and is built on strong battery life and expandable storage of up to 32GB, in addition to a free 50GB cloud offer from Box.

The entry level Xperia™ tipo, priced affordably at Rs. 9,999, comes in two versions: single SIM and Dual. The single SIM tipo comes bundled with exciting new apps and accessories to let consumers feast their senses, and be immersed in music. The Xperia™ tipo Dual is priced at Rs. 10,449, and is perfect for consumers who do not wish to carry two mobile phones for different SIM cards.

The two new devices be available to Vodafone subscribers with an exclusive offer of 500 GB per month for three months, with the offer being valid till 31st December 2012.

Launching the new Sony smartphone, Kenichiro Hibi, Managing Director, Sony India said, “We are happy to announce the intergration of Sony Mobile Communications India into Sony India. Mobile has been an integral part of the brand’s growth in India and we are working together to deliver products that are relevant for Indian consumers. With the XperiaTM brand, our aim has always been to innovate ahead of consumer demand. After the launch of XperiaTM NXT series earlier this year, we are now launching the phone that will reach out to entire India. We have expanded our XperiaTM range with Tipo – Sony’s first entry level price category smartphone under XperiaTM brand. Committed to the Indian market, these devices have been designed for selective markets; including India.”

Sony India also announced its new marketing campaign ‘Feast your senses’ supported by a TV ad campaign. It aims to bring alive the music experience that consumers can expect on Xperia™ tipo, and enhances the company’s existing global campaign – Made of Imagination that highlights the seamless experience that Sony India brings across the multiple screens.

Now retailing in over 3,000 stores across the country, Xperia™ tipo offers a simple and easy-to-use smartphone experience targeting consumers who may be purchasing their first smartphone. With a dedicated set-up guide, and a built-in application enabling users to monitor their data usage – consumers can make the most of their smartphone experience. The Xperia™ tipo comes bundled up with pre-loaded apps such as Bollywood Hungama, Dainik Jagran, and Cricbuzz, on both – single and dual SIM devices. In addition to this, Xperia™ tipo users will enjoy access to appXtra, for exclusive access to music applications.

Learn more about the latest Xperia!

Price| Single SIM – Rs. 9,999, Dual SIM – Rs. 10,449


Colours available in India| Red, white, blue and black

Key features

3.2” scratch-resistant mineral glass display
Launching on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
3.2MP camera
Powerful battery, 1500 mAh, with >24hrs usage time
Data management solution to identify data usage
32 GB expandable storage
xLOUD & TrackID for better Music experience
Dedicated set-up guide
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi™ for easy content sharing and web access
Free 50 GB Box Cloud offer
Pre-loaded applications like Bollywood Hungama, Dainik Jagran, Cricbuzz

To download high res. pics, click, Sony Mobile| media library


T-Series releases Jism 2 on DVD

T-Series releases Pooja Bhatt & Dino Morea’s Jism 2 on DVD. Produced by Bhatts, Jism 2 is 2012 erotic thriller film directed by Pooja Bhatt. It is the sequel to the 2003 film Jism that marks the debut of Sunny Leone in Bollywood that also stars Randeep Hooda and Arunoday Singh in lead roles.

A porn star (Sunny Leone) is hired by a dashing intelligence officer (Arunoday Singh) to become a ‘Honey-trap’ for a dreaded assassin (Randeep Hooda). In doing so, she not only has to confront her bitter-sweet past, but is also forced to make an impossible choice – one that will put her own life in double jeopardy.

The movie directed by Pooja Bhatt has T-Series involved in the musical journey of Jism 2. T-Series launched this DVD that provides the viewer with insight into making of the film and also other bonus features.

Bhushan Kumar, CMD, T-Series, “It gives me immense pleasure to release the DVD of Jism 2 that enthralled the audience with an amazing storyline and melodious songs. We have launched the DVD that’s ready to reach your homes which includes the making of the movie which is part of the DVD and other bonus features.”

Pooja Bhatt, the director of Jism 2, “Have you ever been seized by that one desire which was so all consuming and powerful that it annihilated a thousand other desires which simmered within you? I have! In the heat of this blinding desire I saw the face of sin. And then within this seductive, sensual darkness I glimpsed the first light of love. Jism 2 was born from the desire to share this intense journey of lust to love with you. And now you can own your very own ticket to that journey yourself? How? By owning the DVD of the sequel to most passionate brand in Indian films- brand JISM.”

Jism 2 DVD is now available for Rs. 299 and is also available in VCD format.

Thanks & Regards,
Payal Nair
Asst Manager – PR

About Sony India Pvt. Ltd

Sony India is one of the most recognized consumer electronics brand in the country, with a reputation for new age technology, digital concepts and excellent after sales service. In India, Sony has its footprint across all major towns and cities in the country through a distribution network comprising of over 10,400 dealers and distributors, 270 exclusive Sony outlets and 23 direct branch locations. Sony India also has a strong service presence across the country with 255 service outlets. Manned by customer friendly and informed sales persons, Sony’s exclusive stores ‘Sony Center’ are fast becoming the most visible face of the company in India. A distinctive feature of Sony’s service is its highly motivated and well-trained staff that provides the kind of attentive and sensitive service that is rare today.

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