The water and dust resistant Sony Xperia acro S could start shipping as early as next week. ePrice is reporting that the handset will launch in Taiwan on 19 July. Pricing is an unknown right now, although details should emerge shortly. See some hands-on photos of the Xperia acro S below.
The Xperia acro S is the international version of the Japanese-only Xperia acro HD. The Xperia acro S is near enough identical to the acro HD although it is a couple of grams lighter at 147g. Apart from that the specs are the same. The Xperia acro S comes with a 1.5Ghz dual-core S3 Snapdragon MSM8260 chipset, a 4.3-inch display with 720 x 1280 resolution, a 12.1MP rear camera, 1.3MP front facing camera, 16GB of internal memory, micro SD memory card support and a 1910mAh capacity battery.