2. Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

One of Sony Ericsson's finest smartphones to date, the Xperia Arc has been upgraded with a beefier 1.4Ghz processor making it 25% faster than the previous Arc. Amongst the other stand out features is Sony's 2D and 3D Sweep Panorama function which have been seen cropping up on some of Sony's latest cameras.

UK release date: TBC

UK price: TBC