Yesterday, we touched on some rumored specifications of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming X12/ANZU device. That leak seemed to indicate that it would be a device that would be running Android Gingerbread amongst other things.
Not so fast says Elder Murtazin of Mobile-review.com who not only says it won’t be coming out with Android Gingerbread but that it’s going to be released with Android 2.2.
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How does he know?
He’s had some had some hands-on time with a preview unit which you can see right here. Now, it isn’t all sad news. He claims that the X12 will have a 4.3-inch display with 854 x 480 resolution, a Qualcomm MSM7230 clocked at 800MHz, as well as a 12 megapixel camera on board with can shoot 720p HD video. Murtazin also says that Sony Ericsson is going to be putting a UI over Android (ugh) and that it has a thinner and lighter design than the X10.
Other than the UI over Android, the fact that it will come with Android 2.2 (although a 2.3 upgrade is apparently going to be headed to it shortly after launch), it looks like a pretty gorgeous device. Here’s another shot:
Not bad, right?