Sony Ericsson W350i Walkman

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Sony Ericsson W350i Walkman

You'll draw admiring glances when you take the W350 out of your pocket or bag. It is sleek enough to fit comfortably with no bulges into your pocket o...

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Review of "Sony Ericsson W350i Walkman"

published 26/08/2010 | carolynla
Member since : 26/08/2010
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Good
Pro Nice interface, easy to use, good music features
Cons No video player/video camera, poor camera quality, slow internet
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"w350i mobile phone"

Specifications

If you would like to know what you get on this phone go here for a full list of specs -> http://www.sonyericsson.com/cws/corporate/products/phoneportfolio/specification/w350i

What I think of some of the features

Camera -> The camera takes ok pictures. It is only 1.3 mega pixels.
Alarm clock-> This has always worked perfect for me whenever i've set a time it's always gone off when supposed to
Battery-> The battery lasts quite long if you charge it up
Vibrating alert-> I really like this, easy enough to hear. I use this as my ringtone and to notify me of text messages
Music features-> You can organise music into different folders on Walkman player and skip backwards or forwards providing the flip is still on your phone.
Speakerphone-> Talk handsfree. You can hear quite loudly. This is good for me because the sound doesn't work as good as it used to even when it turn it to highest level.

Handset design

It is a flip phone available in black and orange, black and purple and some are refurbished in light blue or light pink. The one i own is the black and purple and i love
the design and think it looks quite sleek and girly.

Price


I originally bought this for around £60.00 but is now available on websites such as amazon for around £30.00.

Breakage

There are some negative aspects of this phone. I bought it on Christmas eve 2008 and recently (several months ago), the flip broke off. This may have been where i had
dropped it a few times in the past which made the sides worn, but it had also happened to somebody my cousins who live in France associate with. The other downside is
that the enter button breaks off really easy- this may have been due to the fact i used to wear fake nails and it pressed harder because i used to use the tips of them to
type. I don't anymore and there is still only a really small enter button to push. It's almost all come off and now looks like a thin bit of silver.

+'s

Good for texting
Easy to fit into hand
Pretty design
Fairly lightweight
Good for storing music

-'s

Bits break off of it
Flip phones may be considered outdated
Not nearly as many features as other phones of a higher price
Internet is quite slow. Takes a long time to load pgs.

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Product Information : Sony Ericsson W350i Walkman

Manufacturer's product description

You'll draw admiring glances when you take the W350 out of your pocket or bag. It is sleek enough to fit comfortably with no bulges into your pocket or purse. Its unique flip covers the keypad for a minimalist look. The phone is a classy yet modern statement that is never out of place whether at a music gig or a football match. The W350's Walkman player can easily be accessed and operated even without opening its flip cover. With Walkman on top, key MP3 functions including Play, Pause and Scroll are outside the phone's flip cover so you can use it just like you would a standalone MP3 player. The W350 makes it straightforward to transfer music onto your phone. Whether your favorite tracks are on a CD or on your computer, all you need to do with the phone's intuitive Media Manager software is drag your tracks from your computer onto your phone via a USB cable. You can store up to 470 tracks or 40 entire albums and, once your music is onto your phone, it's also easy to navigate around it with the Walkman player. You're at the bar, and a song plays that you used to love... but you just can't place it! Sounds familiar? Thanks to TrackID, it need never happen again. Just record a few seconds of the song into the phone's microphone (or tag it from the built-in radio) and use TrackID to identify it. The phone provides you with the name of the song, the artist, and even the album so that you can download it and enjoy it again and again. You don't need to hold the phone in your hand to get the best out of the W350. With the Bluetooth headset, you can stream the music on your phone wirelessly to your ears! Your phone can be in your bag and you can still listen to the music, see which song is playing and take calls.

Product Details

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Product Type: Mobile phone

Service Provider: Not specified

Form Factor: Bar

Dimensions (WxDxH): 43 mm x 11 mm x 104 mm

Weight: 80 g

Colour: Ice blue, Electric black, Graphic white, Turbo red, Soft pink

Technology: GSM

Band: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband)

Integrated Components: Digital camera, digital player

Rear-facing Camera Resolution: 1.3 Megapixel

Display: LCD display - colour - TFT

Supported Memory Card: Memory Stick Micro M2

Talk Time: Up to 420 minutes

Standby Time: Up to 300 hours

Cellular / Type: Smartphone

Cellular / Mobile Broadband Generation: 3G

Cellular / Phone Design: Clamshell

Long Name: W350i

Height: 11 mm

Width: 43 mm

Length: 104 mm

Manufacturer: Sony Ericsson

Cellular / Integrated Components: Digital camera; Digital player; FM radio

Cellular / Phone Form Factor: Flip

Cellular / Technology: GPRS; EDGE; Bluetooth; USB; Memory Stick Micro support

Cellular / Combined with: 1.3 MP digital camera; FM radio; MP3 player

Display Type: TFT; 262K colours; 176 x 220 pixels

Battery / Talk Time: 7

Battery: Lithium Ion

Cellular / Band: Tri Band

Phone Design: Flip

Bundled with: Sony Ericsson MPS-30 Portable Speaker

Wireless Interface: Bluetooth

General

MPN: 1207-0597, 1207-8844, 1207-8845, 1207-8843, 1216-7680, 1207-0596, 1216-7678, W350i, 1207-0591, 1207-0590, W350 - Pink

Product Type: Mobile phone

Form Factor: Bar

Integrated Components: Digital camera, digital player

Aerial: Internal

Width: 43 mm

Depth: 11 mm

Height: 104 mm

Weight: 80 g

Body Colour: Ice blue, Electric black, Graphic white, Turbo red, Soft pink

Bundled with: Sony Ericsson MPS-30 Portable Speaker

Cellular

Technology: GSM

Band: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband)

Service Provider: Not specified

Software Platforms Supported: Java

Messaging & Internet

Cellular Messaging Services: MMS, SMS

WAP Protocol Supported: WAP 2.0

Messaging & Data Features: XHTML Browser, RSS feeds, mobile blog

Communications

Data Transmission: GPRS, EDGE

Bluetooth Profiles: Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)

Communication Features: Mobile Email client, Internet browser

Wireless Interface: Bluetooth

Phone Features

Phone Functions: Speakerphone, call timer, conference call, vibrating alert

Polyphonic Ringer: Yes

Organiser

Personal Information Management: Calendar, synchronization with PC, calculator, reminder, countdown timer, alarm clock

Media Player

Audio Features: Mega Bass

Memory

User Memory: 14 MB

Supported Flash Memory Cards: Memory Stick Micro M2

Digital Camera

Rear-facing Camera Resolution: 1.3 Megapixel

Digital Zoom: 4

Display

Type: LCD display - colour

Technology: TFT

Display Resolution: 176 x 220 pixels

Colour Depth: 262,144 colours

Features: Wallpaper, screen saver

Battery

Run Time Details: Talk - up to 420 min ¦ Standby - up to 300 hrs

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: Power adapter

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