While talking about the Sony Corporation (ADR)(NYSE:SNE) Xperia T, there is always a chance that the handset will be called the ‘Bond Phone’. This is because the handset is the mobile choice of weapon off Daniel Craig in the latest Bond movie ‘Skyfall’. The handset is all set to be released in the US shores by AT&T as the Sony Xperia T. The handset, however, will retain its moniker once it reaches the Canadian shelves.
Till now, it was known that the Sony Xperia T will debut in Canada sometime in November, but now there are fresh rumors indicating to a specific date in which the handset is likely to become available for mass sale in Canadian territories. If the rumors are considered to be true, then Canadian smartphone brethren can get their hands on the phone through Bell on 14th of November.
The speculations started from a leaked screenshot of an internal Bell system showing internal communication over at the Canadian wireless provider that particularly points to a date on which the handset will be released. As of now, the smartphone will be release by Canadian carriers like MTS, Mobilicity, Rogers and Videotron, even though there has been no official word if the other carriers will launch their respective versions of the handset as well. Bell subscribers are supposed to know the official date when they can but the handset at the brick and mortar retail stores.
Sony Xperia T was declared last August and has been on sale in other nations since September. The smartphone is decked out in a black paint job and flaunts a curved back panel. The handset comes with 16 GB on onboard storage while there is also a microSD slot. The handset operates on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.