Can you guess why Sony choose the name “acro” for this Sony Xperia acro S LT26w? Although we aren’t sure the real meaning of acro, but we guess that it something similar to the “acro” term on the root word of “acrobatic”. Which means this Xperia smartphone series must be somehow should make us say “wow”, “amazing” like we watch an acrobatic show. Let’s elaborate what make this phone get the “acro” name.
Here the main features of Xperia acro S: The display screen uses 720 x 1280 pixels resolution at 4.3-inch LED-backlit LCD capacitive touchscreen, up to 10 finger for the multitouch and also get the 342 pixels per inch (ppi). The best for the body design that uses touch-bar form factor is that the acroS acquired IP55/IP57 body protection from dust protected and water resistant. It’s attached with high Megapixel camera at 12.1MP. Continued on Specifications section.
Sony Xperia acro S LT26w User Guide Resume
Because the battery installed on the acro S is non-removable type — 1910 mAh Li-ion — it’s no use for you to find the tutorial on the User Manual of this LT26w on how you can remove and replace the battery. Although if your have a kind of “phone-technical-engineering” you still able to find the answers, though it’s absolutely without any recommendation to do it. It’s better if your acroS battery leaks out, go to Sony Service Center, and ask for their help for the replacement. Expert know better than you.
Have you ever use the NFC on Sony smartphone to transfer data such as using Android Beam? If you are new on this kind of technology, you can read the direct step by step tutorial provides on the User Manual / Guide of Sony Xperia acro S at page 76. Along with this kind of data transfer or connectivity tutorial, you can also find the guidance how to pair the bluetooth, connect Wi-Fi, use USB to sync with PC, or use the Phone as Wi-Fi router with Wi-Fi hotspot feature (need a data network connection, preferable on HSDPA networks 14.4 Mbps or HSUPA).
For advance feature connectivity such how you can connect the acro S to a TV set with HDMI cable, or use the phone as your remove control TV, you can get the tutorial on page 131 of the User Manual. You can also learn how to use the Maps with the GPS embedded on the phone to find your location or your destination route.
On the troubleshooting chapter, there is one important tutorial that many people usually look for to help their hang or freeze problem / unresponsive trouble. It’s how you can do Factory / Hard Reset. It’s on page 149: Go to Settings ~> Backup & reset ~> Factory data reset ~> Reset phone ~> Erase everything.
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Sony Xperia acro S LT26w Specifications
The phone with 126 x 66 x11.9 millimeter of its dimension size runs on Android Ice Cream Sandwich mobile operating system for version 4.0. If you don’t satisfied with this version, there is an upgrade (planned) to Jelly Bean v4.1 OS.
For the hardware specs, especially the processing unit, the acro S is installed with dual-core 1.5GHz Scorpion CPU, using chipset of Qualcomm MSM8269 Snapdragon, and the GPU is attached with Adreno 220. This hardware works together with the Android and also physical 1GB RAM. For storage data and others document, the internal buil-in memory of acro S is embedded with 16GB total with 11 GB user available.
With non-removable battery that already assembled — the Li-ion type with 1910 mAh capacity — the Sony Xperia acro S LT26w weights 147 grams. It’s about 5.29 ounces. In inches, the dimension of this LT26 (we already mentioned in millimeter) is 4.96 x 2.6 x 0.47 inches. As a touch-bar phone the 4.3 screen also protected with scratch-resistant glass and has accelerometer sensor, gyro sensor, proximity sensor and also for map navigation; the compass sensor.
The 12MP camera, attached on the rear side of Sony Xperia acro S is capable on creating 4000 x 3000 pixels photo shot along with its rear LED flash. It has autofocus, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, smile detection, 3D sweep panorama, image stabilization, and also HD 1080p@30 fps video recording. There is additional 1.3 MP front facing camera. This front camera has capability on self recording or video call up to 720p@30fps; can be used for self portrait either.
Wi-Fi (with 802.11 b/g/n type), Wi-Fi direct, Wi-Fi portable hotspot, Bluetooth v3.0, NFC, microUSB v2.0 are ready. The body casing for this acro S you choose the feminim colors of Pink or black or white. It’s up to you. But the Pink seems to be produced in limited edition.
Table of Contents of Sony Xperia acro S LT26w User Guide
Android what and why?
Getting to know acro S
Connect to Wireless networks
Using the FM Radio
Take Photos Record Videos
View photos Videos in Album
Share with DLNA certified
Connect phone to Computer
Connect to TV Set
Backup and restore application
Lock and Protect phone
Phone settings overview
Status and Notification icons
Recycling your phone
Sony Xperia acro S LT26w User Guide PDF Download
The SIM card slot and external microSD slot of the Sony Xperia acro S locate on the right side of the phone (front view). The image below show you how you can insert and install both of the SIM.
As for the detail elaboration step by step how to insert it properly, we suggest you to download the PDF User Guide of acro S at the link below
- Download User Guide of Sony Xperia acro S LT26w | Language: English | Page:156 | PDF Size: 2.35MB