Sony Ericsson Zylo Released In India

Sony Ericsson’s latest Walkman phone, Zylo is now available in India. Zylo is the first phone from Sony Ericsson to support FLAC audio format. Sony Ericsson Zylo has the latest Walkman 4.0 player.


Zylo has a 2.6 inch TFT screen of QVGA resolution with 256k color support. The internal memory in Zylo is of 260MB and the external microSD slot is expandable up to 16GB. Zylo supports both 2G and 3G connectivity.

The Bluetooth 2.1 is present on Zylo with A2DP support. The camera is of 3.15MP resolution but lacks flash. The video is recorded in VGA resolution at 24fps. There is no secondary camera on Zylo. Stereo FM radio with RDS support is also present. Being a low budget phone, GPS and Wi-Fi support is lacking in Zylo.

Sony Ericsson Zylo is available in Jazz Black, Chacha Silver and Swing Pink colors. Zylo is available in Indian market (Kolkata confirmed)and it will cost Rs.8500 (approx).

Sony Ericsson Zylo Specifications

Sony Ericsson Zylo is one of the two Walkman phone announced by Sony Ericsson recently. It is expected to be released by Q3 this year. Zylo also has one cool feature, you can play media audio files on background during   a call. Here is the specification of Zylo.

sony ericsson zylo

Size: Dimensions– 103 x 52 x 11.5 mm

Weight– 115 g

Display:         Type– TFT, 256K colors

Size- 240 x 320 pixels, 2.6 inches

Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
Scratch-resistant surface

Memory:   Internal– 260 MB

Card Slot– microSD, up to 16GB

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

EDGE– Class 10, 236.8 kbps

3G– HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps


Bluetooth– Yes, v2.1 with A2DP

Camera: Primary– 3.15 MP, 2048×1536 pixels

Features– Geo-tagging, videocalling

Video– Yes, QVGA @ 30fps

Secondary– No

Features:   Messaging– SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

Browser- WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML (NetFront), RSS reader

Radio- Stereo FM radio with RDS


Java- Yes, MIDP 2.0   – Walkman 4.0 player
– FLAC/MP3/eAAC+/WAV player
– SensMe, Track ID
– MP4/H.263/H.264 player
– Google Maps
– Picture editor/blogging
– YouTube, Facebook, Twitter applications
– Organizer
– T9

Battery:           Standard battery, Li-Ion

Stand-by- Up to 340 h (2G) / Up to 400 h (3G)

Talktime- Up to 4 h (2G) / Up to 3 h 30 min (3G)

Music Playback- 26Hrs