Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro to land this week

Online retailer outs date of release on website

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro is set to land in the UK on October 6, according to the stocking date announced on Clove Technology, adding to the smartphone launches this month.

Sony Ericsson revealed the Xperia Pro smartphone earlier this year at MWC 2011, and its been many months before its actual launch.

The phone has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, and comes with the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

In addition, it comes with a 3.7-inch capacitative touchscreen with 480x584 resolution, with an 8.1-megapixel camera that uses an LED flash using Sony's Exmor R camera lens.

It also boasts a Sony Mobile Bravia engine and a Snapdragon 1Ghz processor.

It's available on Clove for £306, while similar online retailers haven't given a price or a date.

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