There are a lot of ‘firsts’ for the company in the Sony Ericsson W850i. For starters, it is the first slider for its manufacturers, first 3G Walkman phone, first Walkman phone to feature an upgraded Walkman Player v2.0 which is included in W950i released at a later date. Being a flagship product, the company paid enough attention to details which is evident from the first look at the Sony Ericsson W850i. Available in two colours, the Sony Ericsson W850i has distinct images for both the colour solution. The while model sports a 24 karat gold logo and is directed at the fairer sex. At 116 gm the Sony Ericsson W850i is very light considering its 3G capabilities. Despite being the first slider from Sony Ericsson, they've managed to pull it off without any glitches. Infact, the hidden sliding mechanism is unheard of till the Sony Ericsson W850i.
Being a member of the Walkman family, the Sony Ericsson W850i wields immense power in music. Equipped with an upgraded Walkman player V2.0, the device plays almost all audio file format with equal finesse. Other than the cosmetic change in the black user interface instead of iconic orange, the upgraded player also includes many features to enhance the overall music experience. Album Art feature shows you the album cover of a song you're playing, or you can get information about any song through TrackID. Older and popular features like MegaBass, Equalizer are not left behind. 16 Mb of internal memory seems paltry for a music phone but the problem is taken care of by the 1GB memory card shipped with the handset.
The Sony Ericsson W850i also features two camera module. The first is a 2.0 mega pixel camera with digital zoom and flash for capturing images or videos. The secondary VGA camera on the top of the display is included for making video calls across UMTS networks. The Quad-band phone also has GPRS Internet connectivity in absence of 3G. The Sony Ericsson W850i is a great music phone with all round features and latest connectivity options.
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