Sunday, April 7, 2013
Largest animated mobile phone mosaic: Sony breaks Guinness world record
BARCELONA, Spain -- During the Mobile World Congress 2013, Sony Mobile took 196 Xperia ZL smartphones and organised them into a 14 / 14, 6ft2″wall, setting the new world record for the Largest animated mobile phone mosaic,
according to the World Record Academy: www.worldrecordacademy.com/.
Photo: The world's largest animated mobile phone mosaic measured 1.9m x 1.03m with a surface area of 1.95 square meters and was done at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona, Spain. Photo: Sony/WRA (enlarge photo)
The Guinness world record for the largest animated mobile phone mosaic consists of 196 smartphones and was achieved by Sony Mobile Communications (Japan), in Barcelona, Spain.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the most individual contributions to an animated film: 1897, for The Tate Movie Project 'The Itch of the Golden Nit' screened at the Tate Britain, London, UK.
The world's lagrst animated mobile phone mosaic mosaic was arranged in a 14 x 14 grid with all the handsets synced together to create one massive display.
The Sony Xperia ZL uses a Full HD 5-inch touchscreen display with an impressive 443ppi pixel density, which uses a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 processor clocked at 1.5GHz under the hood.
This is paired with 2GB of RAM running the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system with an update to 4.2 Jelly Bean due to arrive in the not too distant future.
Editor's note: No video available from the Sony's Press Office; it looks like there was no Iphone available around to make a decent video :-))
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