Sony Ericsson W980i

This fashionable handset comes with an auto rotate feature which allows the user to use the W980i in either horizontal or vertical mode by simply rotating the handset. The built in Walkman® music player is the main feature on Sony Ericsson W980i which comes with true & clear sound quality. The user can listen to their music whilst the handset is closed & view all their music information on the external screen. The W980i Walkman® music player comes with easy to use external music controls which allow the user to play, fast forward & rewind their music. The user can create playlists & shuffle their music playlists for a new playback experience. The phone supports Bluetooth® stereo (A2DP) technology which allows the user to enjoy wireless when listening to music player. A built in radio feature supports RDS which allows the user to read text information on the screen whilst listening to the FM radio feature. A shake control feature on the W980i allows the user to shake the handset to change the song they are listening to. The phone supports a built in PlayNow™ music feature allows the user to download new songs in just three clicks of a button which is the quickest & easy way to download music. The PlayNow™ feature is available depending on the user's network provider & the user's location. The TrackID™ music recognition feature is a popular & fun feature which allows the user to find out the name of the song, the name of the artist or band performing the song & the album on which the song is from by recording a few seconds worth of the song they like the sound of. The Gracenote Mobile MusicID service will provide all this information to the user within seconds. The Sony Ericsson W980i comes with a SensMe™ music feature which lets the user create playlists based on the style & tempo of their music. The user can create SensMe™ playlists to suit their mood.

An integrated 3.2 megapixel digital camera feature complete with video recording capabilities allows the user to take still pictures as well as recording high quality video footage on their Sony Ericsson W980i Walkman® phone. The camera comes with a photo fix feature which maximises the picture quality by automatically adjusting the contrast & light to ensure the perfect finish is achieved. A digital zoom function allows the user to get up closer to their target when capturing a picture. The user can view their stored pictures as a slide show presentation. The video capabilities on the Sony Ericsson W980i allow the user to capture video recordings, playback video on their handset & enjoy video streaming. The phone comes with a flight mode feature which allows the user to use a selection of the phones features whilst in mobile phone restricted areas such as on a plane or in a hospital as the radio transmitters are turned off.

The Sony Ericsson W980i Walkman® phone comes with an Access NetFront™ Internet browser which allows the user to enjoy a mobile Internet experience on their phone including access to Internet services & stores. The user can create, send & receive a selection of messages on the phone which include text messages, multimedia messages, emails & instant messages. A text message service allows the user to communicate with others using text input which can be shared with any text messaging compatible user. A multimedia messaging service allows the user to enjoy messages with either video or pictures which is a fun way to share experiences with other compatible multimedia messaging contacts. The instant messaging service works like an online chat between compatible users that are online at the same time as each other. The email service on the Sony Ericsson W980i allows the user to send & receive emails on this stylish handset even when the user is away from their home or office computer. The messaging services come complete with a predictive text input option feature which allows the user to type words by using less keys as the predictive text service will finish each word as the user starts to type it. The Sony Ericsson W980i comes with useful call features which includes a speaker phone feature & a vibration alert feature. The speaker phone feature allows the user to take a call handsfree by using the speakers to hear their contact talking to them which allows the user to rest their handset on their table or desk whilst talking. The vibration alert function can be set to gently vibrate the handset when a call or new messages comes in so therefore the user does not need to be disturbed by loud ringtones but instead a vibration with alert the user of new calls & messages.

Sony Ericsson W980i Detail

Internal 2.2 Inch 262k TFT Screen (240 x 320 Pixels)
External 262k Colour TFT Screen (176 x 176 Pixels)

3.2 Megapixel Camera
Digital Zoom
Camera Settings
Photo Fix
Slide Show
Video Record
Video Player
Video Clip
Picture Blogging
Video Streaming
3G Video Calling
Picture Wallpaper
Wallpaper Animation

SMS (Text Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Instant Messaging
Predictive Text Input
Sound Recorder

Walkman® Music Player
Music Controls (Play, Rewind & Fast Forward)
FM Radio RDS
Polyphonic Ringtones
MP3 & AAC Ringtones
Shake Control
Disc2Phone Software
Bluetooth® Stereo (A2DP)

Java™ Games
3D Games
Downloadable Games

Phone Book
Alarm Clock
Flight Mode
Vibrating Alert
PictBridge Printing
Auto Rotate


Quad Band Technology (GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)

Access NetFront™ Web Browser

Memory & Talk Time
8 Gbytes Memory
9 Hours Talk Time
300 Hours Standby

Weight & Size
100 g
92 x 46 x 17 mm