T-Mobile UK recently announced that they will be offering their customers the new Sony Xperia U for free with a monthly rate plans of 15.50 GBP or higher. The Sony Xperia U was initially announced at the Mobile World Congress 2012 which was held in Barcelona, Spain.
The handset comes equipped with a 3.5-inch Reality Display, it features a 1GHz dual-core processor and has a 5-Megapixel camera on the rear. The Xperia U’s 5-megapixel rear-facing camera is capable of HD video recording, it has 3D surround sound audio built-in, xLoud feature and a transparent element that changes colors depending on the photos being viewed or the music playing on the smartphone.
It also features a unique feature, a transparent strip below the screen that changes colors depending on the content on the display. The Xperia U comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS out the box and there’s no info on when or if it will ever get updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.