Sony Ericsson Z780i

The overall size of the casing is compact & has a sturdy feel to it which measures 95mm tall by 48mm wide by 17mm deep when in its closed position & its total weight including the battery is 96 grams. The Sony Ericsson Z780i 3G phone comes with an aGPS system which is an assisted global positioning system & allows the user to view maps & get directions on their handset. The built in 3G HSDPA technology allows the user to use a 3G video calling feature, enjoy high speed Internet & messaging services on the Z780i. This compact clamshell phone comes with Bluetooth® wireless technology & a USB port which allows the user to connect to other devices using a wired or wireless connection. The user can connect the phone to their PC, laptop, PDA, other mobile phones or printer to exchange data & files. The Z780i works on a quad band network which covers four GSM networks & UMTS which allows the user to enjoy worldwide roaming with their new stylish phone. The phone comes with 35 megabytes of built in memory & with a memory card slot which allows the user to add a memory card to suit their storage needs. A rechargeable battery which comes with the phone allows the user to enjoy up to 350 hours of standby battery time. The user can enjoy up to 4.5 hours of UMTS talk time or 9.5 hours of GSM talk time from a fully charged battery.

The user can play all their favourite tunes on the built in media player which supports popular music formats & comes with Bluetooth™ stereo A2DP support for a wireless music experience. The user can control their music using the navigation key & enjoy the many music features this phone has to offer which includes a TrackID™ music recognition feature, a PlayNow™ quick music download feature & a MegaBass™ bass frequency feature. An integrated FM radio complete with RDS supports provides the user with another form of music entertainment which allows the user to tune into their preferred radio station on their mobile phone. The Sony Ericsson Z780i comes with video capabilities which include video recording, video playback & streaming features which allows the user to enjoy high colour & clear video footage on the move. The built in camera is a 2 megapixel camera complete with digital zoom & photo editing features. The user can store their photos or share them with others via a picture blog or a multimedia message.

The Sony Ericsson Z780i will have a lot in common with the Sony Ericsson Z770i, which is made to experience the ultimate possibilities of the internet. The compact clamshell has a modern design and will be placed in the middle section of the market. The most important functions of the device are the internet, navigation with the integrated GPS receiver and bluetooth.

The Sony Ericsson Z780i will offer two displays, the internal display will be a 262.000 colours TFT display with a resolution of 240 x 320 pixels. The external display probably is a monochrome display. A camera is placed at the outside of the clamshell. This might be a 2 megapixel camera. A nice thing with this device is that it is also equipped with 'Gesture Control', the technology with which conversations and alarms can be put to silent with only a wave of your hand over the camera of the device.

When the Sony Ericsson Z780i will be launches is the big question. For now we do not have a clue when this event might take place. When we have more information about this device, Mobile Phone Helpdesk will keep you informed.

Sony Ericsson Z780i Specifications & Features

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

2 Megapixel Camera
2.5 x Digital Zoom
Photo Fix
Picture Blogging
Video Record
Video Player
Video Clip
Video Streaming
Video Calling
Picture Wallpaper
Wallpaper Animation

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

Media Player
FM Radio RDS
MP3 & AAC Music Tones
Polyphonic Ringtones
Bluetooth™ Stereo A2DP

Java™ Games
3D Games
Downloadable Games

Phone Book
Alarm Clock
Flight Mode
Vibrating Alert


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

Access NetFront™ Web Browser
Web Feeds

Memory & Talk Time
35 Mbytes Memory plus Memory Stick Micro™ (M2™) Support
9.5 Hours GSM Talk Time
350 Hours GSM Standby

Weight & Size
96 g
95 x 48 x 17 mm