One of the most powerful smallish devices has hit the FCC, keyboard and all. It’s the Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro, a 2.8 inch device with a front-facing camera, a full slide-out QWERTY keyboard and a 1GHz processor. The radios inside suggest this one is for European markets, mainly. This seems to be at least one phone that Sony Ericsson can get out on time. Let’s hope it helps their failing financial performance. [Engadget]
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