The Sony Ericsson K530i is a sleek 3G mobile phone which is a highly Internet & camera focused member of the popular Sony Ericsson K range. The K530i is from the same family as the Sony Ericsson K510i, the stylish Sony Ericsson K550i & the Sony Ericsson K550im which are all members of the K range. The K530i comes in a solid candy bar shaped handset which comes with smooth edges to enhance its design. The handset comes with a large 262k colour screen which is a TFT type screen with a screen resolution of 176 x 220 pixels. The user will find a numeric keypad below the bright screen which allows the user to input numbers & text easily. The phone comes with a navigation tool & shortcut keys which are situated around the navigation tool, which provides the user with easy access to their controls & their phones features. The sleek handset comes in two colours which include a thunder black coloured casing or a warm silver coloured casing. The Sony Ericsson K530i is an easy handset for the user to carry with them & will fit in most size pockets. The handset measures 102mm in height, 46mm in width, 14mm in depth & weighs 92 grams with the fitted battery.
The user can use the built in Access NetFront™ Web browser which comes preinstalled to search the Web for information or to buy music & games online. The phone supports RSS feeds which allow the user to have all the latest reports fed directly to their handset via the RSS feeds. The Internet focused K530i comes with a WAP browser which is a 2.0 version XHTML Web browsers which allows the user to access the Internet when they are out & about. The user can enjoy a fun mobile Internet experience on their luxurious new K530i handset. The highly capable phone is a 3G phone which provides its user with high speed broadband Internet, video streaming capabilities, quick email service & a 3G video calling feature all in this compact handset. The 3G technology provides the user with high speed data transfers which are up to 384 Kbytes per second. The user can use the 3G video calling feature when talking to any 3G compatible mobile phone user & the video call allows both users to enjoy a face to face call with their friend or family member. The video call is a fun way to enjoy seeing each others expressions & environments as the video call displays a live stream of video footage to each user. The Sony Ericsson K530i supports both Bluetooth® wireless technology & a USB cabled connection. The user can transfer files & download files to & from their K530i using either a Bluetooth® or USB connection. The user can connect their phone to any compatible Bluetooth® device & enjoy a tangle free wireless connection. The Sony Ericsson K530i comes with 16 Mbytes of internal memory which can be expanded up to 1 Gbyte of memory using a Micro™ M2™ memory stick which is available as an additional extra. The K530i is a tri band network phone which dependant on the user's network operator will provide the user with network coverage in Europe & the majority of the US. The phone comes with a flight mode feature which allows the user to use non transmitted features whilst on a plane or in other restricted areas such as a hospital.
The K530i comes with a built in 2 megapixel digital camera feature which comes with a screen viewfinder, dedicated camera menus & direct interaction with the phones messaging features. The camera comes with easy to use camera settings & functions which allows the user to take a quick snap with ease. The camera comes with a 2.5 x zoom which allows the user to get a little closer to their desired subject. The user can store their photos on their phone memory, delete unwanted photos, share their photos via the messaging service or send their photos to their own blog site. The user can share their photos with friends & family by using their blog site which is a quick & easy way to share photos. The camera feature can record video footage & the user can play or stream video on their phone. The user can enjoy streaming the latest movie trailers or music videos onto their stylish K530i. The built in media player provides the user with a mobile music & video player which will provide hours worth of entertainment for the user. The phone supports Bluetooth® stereo (A2DP) which allows the user to enjoy a wireless listening experience with a compatible Bluetooth® headset the user can listen to their music without having a cabled connection between their phone & stereo headset. The music entertainment does not stop there, as the Sony Ericsson K530i comes with a FM radio feature which allows the user to tune into their favourite radio station at any time of the day or night. The phone comes with user friendly music features which will ensure the user gets the best from their mobile music which includes a TrackID™ music recognition feature & a PlayNow™ quick ringtone download feature. The user can stay in contact easily with others by creating & sending a message which can be received by any compatible messaging contact. The 3G phone supports a high speed push email service, multimedia messaging service & a text message service. The user can enjoy creating fun & lively messages using the multimedia message service (MMS) which allows the user to add text & sound to a photo or a video clip which can be receive by any MMS compatible contact. The push email service allows the user to enjoy an email service just the same as their home PC's email service which is a fast & direct email service. The messaging services comes with predictive text input support which will predict the users word & finish the word for the user, which can save the user time & effort when typing. The Sony Ericsson K530i is a fun filled handset which it waiting to be explored by its user.
Sony Ericsson K530i Specifications & Features
262k TFT Colour Screen (176 x 220 Pixels)
2 Megapixel Camera
2.5 x Digital Zoom
SMS (Text Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Predictive Text Input
MP3 & Polyphonic Ringtones
Bluetooth™ Stereo (A2DP)
Tri Band (GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)
Access NetFront™ Web Browser
WAP 2.0 XHTML
Memory & Talk Time
16 Mbytes Memory Plus Memory Stick Micro™ M2™
Talk Time TBC
Weight & Size
102 x 46 x 14 mm