Sony Ericsson Satio Preview

Sony Ericsson on the MWC held in Barcelona this year previewed their three upcoming phones. They have adopted new goal called "Entertainment Unlimited", in which they will merge the two famous Sony Ericsson series the "Walkman" and the "Cybershot", and one of the offspring of these two is Satio which SE has previewed. They call this a complete phone and we will see why they called this so.The specification of the phone is as follows-


Size-                        112*55*13 mm

Weight-                   125gms

Screen-                    3.5 inch full TFT touch screen, 16 million colors, 360*640 resolution.


2G Network-            GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

3G Network-            HSDPA 2100, HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100, Satio(a) for the Americas

Memory-                  128MB internal and microSD expandable up to 32GB(8GB included)


GPRS-                       Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 – 48 kbps

HSCSD-                    Yes

EDGE-                      Class 10, 236.8 kbps

3G-                          HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 3.6 Mbps

WLAN-                     Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, DLNA

Bluetooth-               Yes, v2.0 with A2DP

Infrared port-          No

USB-                        Yes, v2.0

Camera-                  12MP, 4000*3000 pixels

Camera Features-    Xenon flash, intuitive touch focus, smile shutter, face detction, geo-tagging, video stabilizer, image stabilizer, active lens cover.

Video-                     VGA @30fps, video light.

Secondary Camera- VGA for video call.


Phone Features

OS-                         Symbian Series 60, 5th edition

CPU-                       ARM Cortex-A8 600 MHz processor; 3D Graphics HW Accelerator

Messaging-            SMS, MMS, Email, IM

Browser-                WAP 2.0/HTML, RSS reader

Radio-                   Stereo FM radio with RDS

Game-                   Yes(nHD gaming)

GPS-                      Yes, with A-GPS support

Java-                     Yes, MIDP 2.0

Google maps


Mutimedia-           WMV/RV/MP4/3GP video player

                              MP3/WMA/WAV/RA/AAC/M4A music player

                             Walkman UI  

Battery-                Li-Po battery

This is what we know till know about this phone. The phone is heavily loaded with features, however the phone will face competition with Samsung Pixon 12 and Nokia N97 who are already out in the market.