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Sony Ericsson W995 Walkman Phone with 8.1 Megapixel Camera Goes on Sale Today
      #33291 - 05/19/09 06:02 PM

Sony Ericsson today released the W995 slider Walkman phone with a 8.1 megapixel camera, 3G and Wi-Fi, a 2.6" screen and Sony Ericsson's Media Go application. Here is more info on this new Sony Ericsson phone:

"Showtime, Anytime with the W995 Walkman

? Optimised video playback with style and performance ? get the best possible video experience in your pocket

? Videos straight to your phone - Wi-Fi and Turbo 3G ? easy video access to YouTube and other entertainment sites

? Clear 2.6? display, powerful speakers and 3.5mm audio socket ? enjoy entertainment anywhere and anytime

? 8.1 megapixel camera ? take picture perfect images with Photo Flash and face recognition

? Clear audio experience ? enjoy the best sound possible, the way it was meant to be heard

? 8GB Memory Stick Micro ? save an inexhaustible amount of music tracks, video clips and photos

? Tag a place-name to your memories or stay on track with aGPS and Google Maps

Media Go - Makes it easy to bring your media with you

? Transfer, play and organise ? with Media Go you can easily transfer music, videos, photos and podcasts between your mobile phone and computer

? Automatic sync ? sync your music playlists automatically to keep the phone updated with your new music

? Auto convert ? Media Go gives you the best quality playback of multi-media content on a mobile phone. There?s no need to use extra applications to be able to bring your media with you.

? SensMe - create a playlist of songs in your library, you can also sort your music by mood or tempo

? Podcasts ? it has never been easier to subscribe and download podcasts. Apart from adding your own favourites, the directory is there to help you to find the new and exciting content

? Audio CD transfer ? Use Media Go to transfer your CDs and bring your music and audio books with you

The W995 Walkman supports GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 and UTMS/HSPA 900/2100. The W995 will be available in the colours Progressive Black, Cosmic Silver and Energetic Red."

The Sony Ericsson W995 Walkman at a glance

8.1 megapixel camera
Up to 16x digital zoom
Photo fix
Picture blogging
Video blogging
Auto focus
Face detection
Photo flash
QVGA Video recording
Image and Video stabilizer
Video light

Walkman player
Clear Stereo
Clear Bass
Album art
Bluetooth stereo (A2DP)
Music tones (MP3/AAC)
3.5mm headphone socket
Stereo speakers
Shake control

Access NetFront Web browser
Web feeds
Photo feeds

Polyphonic ringtones
Vibrating alert
Video call

Picture messaging (MMS)
Predictive text input
Sound recorder
Text messaging (SMS)
Exchange ActiveSync
Chat View
Instant messaging

Picture wallpaper
Wallpaper animation
Auto rotate

3D games
Motion gaming
FM radio with RDS
Video streaming
Video viewing
Walk Mate

Bluetooth technology
USB mass storage
USB support
DLNA Certified

Alarm clock
Flight mode
Phone book

Location-based services-
Geo tagging of photos
Google Maps
Wayfinder Navigator (3-month trial version)

? W995
? Battery
? Battery Charger
? 8GB Memory Stick Micro (M2)
? USB Cable
? Stereo portable handsfree
? Sony Ericsson PC Suite
? Media Go
? User book

Facts and Figures

Size: 97 x 49 x 15 mm
Weight: 113 grams

Progressive Black
Cosmic Silver
Energetic Red

Main screen: 262,144 colour TFT, scratch-resistant
Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels
Size: 2.6 inches

Phone memory: Up to 118MB
Memory card support: Memory Stick Micro (M2)

Talk time GSM/GPRS: Up to 9 hrs
Standby time GSM/GPRS: Up to 370 hrs

Talk time UMTS: Up to 4 hours
Standby time UMTS: Up to 360 hours

Video talk time: Up to 3.5 hours
Music listening time: Up to 20 hours
Video watching time up to 5hrs

Availability and versions

GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
UMTS/HSPA 900/2100

GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
UMTS/HSPA 850/1900/2100

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