Sony Ericsson Announces The Live With Walkman Android Smartphone

Sony Ericsson recently launched a new Android powered smartphone, the Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman. This handset comes with a dedicated Walkman hardware button, which provides instant access to the music player and allows you to like, share and discover content through a deep Facebook integration. It also features an infinite button, which lets you explore even more music and video content using the Sony Ericsson’s new Qriocity service.

Nikolaus Scheurer, Head of Product Marketing, Sony Ericsson said,

Consumers want smartphones to deliver a rich and social entertainment experience. Rather than a one dimensional music experience, they want instant and seamless access to new content, combined with the ability to share and connect with their friends. The Sony Ericsson Live with Walkmanâ„¢ provides exactly this, in a powerful package with great style.

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Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman is a mid-range music smartphone which comes a small 3.2 inch touchscreen display, sporting a resolution of 480 x 320 pixels, 1 Ghz processor, 5 megapixel auto-focus camera with LED flash, HD (720p) video recording, VGA front-facing camera, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, Stereo Bluetooth with A2DP, PlayNow service, Stereo speakers, Walkman player, Android Market, etc. This handset runs on the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System.

It also features a 3.5 mm audio jack, 3D games, FM radio with RDS, A-GPS, WebKit Web browser, DLNA Certified, Micro USB support, USB mass storage, Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality, Wisepilot turn-by-turn navigation, 320 MB internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, 2 GB microSD memory card bundled, up to 17 hrs 30 min of Music playback time, up to 6 hrs 30 min of Video playback time, up to 600 hrs of standby time, up to 14 hrs 15 min of talk time and a 1200 mAh battery.

This handset allows you to access more than 250,000 apps and games from the Android Market. Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman will be available from Q4 of 2011 in 2 basic colors – Black and White. The price of this handset will be announced soon. Until then, check out the official pics below.

sony ericsson live with walkman

sony ericsson live with walkman

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