Sony Ericsson today launched its Xperia arc, touted as the ultimate multimedia smartphone with a super-slim design and state-of-the-art Sony screen technology. At the same time, the company has paired up with Malaysia’s leading integrated communications service provider, Maxis Berhad to ensure that Maxis customers will be the first to exclusively enjoy the coveted Xperia arc for a one-month period from 6 April onwards.
Peter Ang, Hub General Manager, Singapore and Malaysia, Sony Ericsson said:
We continue to offer the most entertaining smartphones to the market through the Xperia™ family and we are excited to kick off 2011 with our most exciting Xperia™ product yet, the Xperia™ arc.
We’re extremely proud to be teaming up with Maxis, and believe that this partnership coupled with the enhanced user experience delivered through our UX platform, which is what differentiates us from other Android products on the market, will provide consumers with the ultimate in Communication Entertainment user experience,
Maxis is pleased to partner with a market leader such as Sony Ericsson to bring its customers special offers on the Xperia™ arc. Maxis customers will enjoy savings on the device purchase when they sign up for Maxis Value Plans (Value Plus 50, 80,150,250 or 500) and a data bundle (500MB, 1.5GB or 3GB). The Xperia™ arc will be available at Maxis Centres and selected Maxis Exclusive Partners nationwide from April 6, 2011.
RETAIL PRICE: RM2099
12-month contract: RM1,749
18-month contract: RM1,599
24-month contract: RM1,499
The Sony Ericsson Xperia™ arc will also be available at all Sony Ericsson Exclusive Stores nationwide and selected Sony Style stores from today at the recommended retail price of RM 2,099.
The phone package includes exclusive in-box content worth RM429 which include a HDMI cable IM820, in-car charger AN401, 8GB memory card, screen protector and the Sony Ericsson Bluetooth headset (Hi-Fi Wireless Headset with FM Radio MW600). Xperia™ arc is available in two colours, the Midnight Blue and Misty Silver.
Customers may call 1800 88 9900 OR visit http://www.facebook.com/sonyericssonmalaysia and www.sonyericsson.com for more information on the Xperia™ arc. For further details on available Maxis packages, please go to www.maxis.com.my
You can check out my previous posts on the Xperia ARC by clicking these links below:
– Most AWESOME Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Unboxing Ever
– Sony Ericsson Xperia ARC vs. Nokia E7 8mpx Camera Battle
– Sony Ericsson Xperia ARC Hands-On pt.2
– Sony Ericsson Xperia ARC Hands-On pt.1