The Sony Ericsson K790i is a small & stylish Cyber Shot™ digital camera mobile phone. The K790i comes in a beautiful velvet black coloured casing which is very attractive & tactile. The phone is very easy to hold with a 105 x 47 x 22 mm casing size which weighs 115 grams in total. The K790i is similar in design to the Sony Ericsson K800i as they both come with the integrated Cyber Shot™ digital camera feature but their other features are quite different & individual to each phone.
The K790i comes with a large 262k colour TFT screen (240 x 320 pixels) which provides a very clear & true display. The phone comes with a 3.2 megapixel camera with 16 x digital zoom & autofocus. The camera feature is very easy to operate as all the user needs to do is open the lens cover & the camera will be ready for action. The camera comes complete with a picture editor & picture effect feature which allow the user to create the perfect finish to their perfect photos. The K790i comes with a photo stabiliser feature which will eliminate any small moments made by the user whilst taking a photo. The user can enjoy having no more red eyes on their photos as the K790i will eliminate red eyes automatically. The built in BestPic™ feature ensures that the user will capture the perfect photo in one attempted as each time the camera button is pressed the phone will have taken four shots before the action & four shots straight after the button was pressed. The user can select the best shot from the nine in total for their final photo & remove the rest. The K790i comes with a removable memory stick micro™ (M2™) which allows the user to save as many photos as they desire.
The built in video recorder feature allows the user to capture those special moments in action. The video recorder comes with a video stabiliser which will ensure that the outcome of the footage is very smooth & will not jumps each time the user makes a small movement. The recorder comes with a VideoDJ™ feature which allows the user to create a video sequences in motion by selecting different video clips & adding music.
The K790i comes with PictBridge printing solution which allows the user to print their photos without the use of a computer as the K790i can be connected directly to any PictBridge compliant printer using a USB cable. The user can create a blog site very quickly by simply sending a photo to the site which will automatically create an area for blogging & by return the user will receive a text message with the Internet Web address complete with log in details. The user can send the Web address to family & friends so that they can view the photos on the blog site.
The user can surf the Internet with ease using the Access NetFront™ browser as it allows the user to access all Internet sites & provides a very clear format. The phone comes with EDGE technology which makes downloading, video streaming, photo blogging & web browsing a fast & effective experience. The EDGE technology allows the user to be on a call whilst listening to the music player & surfing the Internet. The K790i comes with Bluetooth® technology which allows the user to connect wirelessly to any Bluetooth® compatible mobile phone or device. The user will feel the benefit of having this wireless technology & enjoy the freedom.
The phone comes with great messaging services which include instant messaging, multimedia messaging (MMS), text messaging (SMS) & email. The MMS messages are very quick & easy to create & the user can enjoy sending text, photos, images & sound all in one message. The MMS video feature allows the user to send an MMS message complete with video clips.
The K790i comes with an integrated media player which allows the user to play music & video. The sound quality is great on the K790i & the music player comes with some very fun features which include MusicDJ™, Mega Bass™ & PlayNow™. The music tones can be heard in MP3 & ACC formats. The phone comes complete with a FM radio which allows the user to listen to their favourite radio station whilst they are on the move.
The phone comes with a flight mode feature which allows the user to use some of the phones features whilst they are in restricted areas such as on an aeroplane or in a hospital. The phone comes with a vibration alert which is a great feature to have if the user has to select the silent mode on the K790i. The user will feel the benefit of having a voice mail feature which will ensure that no calls will ever be missed as the caller can leave a voice mail message.
The user can enjoy the ultimate 3D gaming experience on the K790i. The phone comes with embedded Java™ games & the user can download more games very easily. The user will find many useable & useful features on the K790i which include a calendar, phone book, alarm clock, business card exchange, calculator, conference calls, speakerphone, timer, tasks & stopwatch.
Sony Ericsson K790i Specifications & Features
262k TFT Colour Screen (240 x 320 Pixels)
3.2 Megapixel Camera
16 x Digital Zoom
Xenon Flash Light
Digital Camera Menu
Macromedia Flash Lite™
SVG Tiny 1.1
SMS (Text Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Long SMS Messaging
FM Radio RDS
Music Tones (MP3/AAC)
Polyphonic Ringtones (72 Voices)
Business Card Exchange
USB Mass Storage
Tri Band Technology (GSM 900, 1800 & 1900)
Access NetFront™ Web Browser
Memory & Talk Time
Memory Stick & Memory Stick Micro™ (M2™)
7 Hours Talk Time
350 Hours Standby
Weight & Size
105 x 47 x 22 mm