The Sony Xperia P is rapidly emerging as a great alternative to the Samsung Galaxy S2 at a fraction of the price. Unlocked-Mobiles.com is selling the smartphone (on preorder, with delivery date due for the 7th of May) for a mere £225.
That compares well with the HTC One V and the LG Optimus L7. The handset is unlocked and unbranded and comes with a two year warranty.
It comes with a slightly lower specification compared to the Galaxy S2. It has a dual core ST-Ericsson U8500 SoC clocked at 1GHz with 1GB RAM and 16GB onboard storage (no microSD) but its smaller screen has a higher resolution (960 by 540) which gives it a much higher pixel density.
It also comes with a scratch-resistant glass, Sony WhiteMagic technology, Sony Mobile Bravia Engine, Timescape User interface and Android 2.3 Gingerbread (Ice Cream Sandwich wis already in the pipeline).
Other features include an eight megapixel camera with full HD video recording, a VGA front facing one, GPS, a 1305mAh battery, NFC, Wi-Fi, microUSB, HDMI and DLNA compatiblity.
Source : Unlocked-Mobiles