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Sony Ericsson Vivaz a


Sony Ericsson Vivaz a Remove phone

Posted: 20 Jan 2010
Market Status: Released

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Device typeSmart phone  
OSSymbian S60 5th Edition  
Dimensions4.21 x 2.04 x 0.49 inches (107 x 51.7 x 12.5 mm)  
Weight3.42 oz (97 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
Physical size3.2 inches  
Resolution360 x 640 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

229 ppi  

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

Screen-to-body ratio50.95 %  
Colors16 777 216  
FeaturesLight sensor  
Camera8.1 megapixels  
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging  
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD)  
FeaturesVideo light, Continuous autofocus, Video calling  

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

720 MHz  
Built-in storage0.075 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB  
Talk time13.00 hours
the average is 15 h (890 min)
Stand-by time17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 18 days (434 h)
Talk time (3G)5.33 hours
the average is 16 h (934 min)
Stand-by time (3G)18.3 days (440 hours)
the average is 24 days (575 h)
Video call time2.50 hours  
Capacity1200 mAh  
specifications continue after the ad
Music player   
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognition  
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+, Twitter  
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 1900, 2100 MHz  
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE  

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation  
Bluetooth2.0, EDR  
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g  
USBUSB 2.0  
FeaturesMass storage device  
OtherTV-Out, DLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, SyncML  
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, AAC), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T3  
OtherVoice recording  
Officially announced21 Jan 2010  
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 80  

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