Sony Ericsson Xperia lineup to get NFC enabled Android smartphones
Sony Ericsson is soon going to join the list of manufacturers with smartphones with NFC hardware in their portfolio. According to a press release issued today by NXP Semiconductors, Sony Ericsson has chosen their NFC solutions to be a part of future Android phones from the company.
“Building on Sony Ericsson’s leadership in Android and mobile gaming, the integration of near field communication into our Android-based Xperia™ portfolio is another step in delivering the most entertaining smartphones,” said Jan Uddenfeldt, Chief Technology Officer at Sony Ericsson. “NFC offers our consumers the ability to broaden their communication experience beyond the phone, and we are poised to drive the development of new, exciting and creative entertainment experiences.”
There is no word on when can we see these phones, but they will indeed be coming soon.