Sony Ericsson Satio a Specs

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Description

The Sony Ericsson Satio, codenamed Idou, is announced to be the manufacturer’s first all-in-one device, packing a 12-megapixel camera with Xenon flash, a Symbian S60 5th Edition OS, 3.5-inch touch-sensitive display with 16:9 widescreen format and a resolution of 360x640 pixels.

Pros

  • Features a Xenon flash - better than a standard LED

Cons

  • The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
  • Thick body (0.52 inches)
  • Proprietary USB connector

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Display

Size: 3.5 inches
Resolution: 640 x 360 pixels, 210 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 54.70 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Features: Proximity sensor

Hardware

Processor: 600 MHz
RAM: 0.25GB
Internal storage: 0.128GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC
OS: Symbian (Symbian^1), S60 5th Edition
Device type: Smartphone

Battery

Capacity: 950 mAh
Type: Li - Polymer, User replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 12.1 MP (Autofocus)
Flash: Xenon
Video recording: Yes
Features: EIS
Dimensions: 4.41 x 2.17 x 0.52 inches (112 x 55 x 13.3 mm)
Weight: 4.44 oz (126.0 g)
Keys: Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Multimedia control

Cellular

3G: Bands 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Data Speed: HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones: No 3.5mm jack
Screen mirroring: DLNA, TV-out
Radio: FM, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.0, EDR
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: Proprietary, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Headphones port, Charging
Location: GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer
Other: OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Aug 21, 2009
FCC ID value: PY7A3880037
Measured SAR:
Head: 1.29 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz
Body: 0.88 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz

Availability

May 29, 2009
Officially announced: Yes
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User Reviews

Overall User Rating
Build quality
6
Camera quality
7
Performance
5
Display
9
Battery life and charging
7
Rating breakdown (out of 10)
6
more bad then good
Phone owned for more than a year

i have had a lot of phones in my life and 4 have been SE's this is the 1st one that frustrates me all the time so i am hopeing SE will hurry up and come out with some thing beter with a Xeon flash soon like the Xperia Shot from www.concept-phones.com or i will probly look a new brand

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9.7
mobilegeek
Phone owned for

I choose this because of its design, more talk-time, more resolution in screen as it has 360x640 ( more than iphone 3gs), it also has 3.5G HSDPA though it looks bulky it is so light-weighted.
Overall, I love this phone for having attractive design, more free apps and HD games of s60v5. So, I choose this for my 2009 mobile. 

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10
mobile expert
Phone owned for

Firstly,I'd like to say  it's a revolutionary phone with Nokia's Symbian OS, with 3.5 inch 16:9 touch screen TFT LCD with nHD techonology. This is a specification killer phones of 2009. If I am not wrong. Anyway, I've compare with some data sheet of Satio and Pixon 12.I don't like Pixon 12 for 6 reasons. They are1. Smaller LCD screen2. Unresponsive touch ( very bad)3. No proper OS like Satio 4. No lens cover ( means if I put it unconsiously into the pocket it will be spoiled easily)5.No front facing camera6.Very bad design and ugly UIP.S-Samsung is also well-known for cheating in mobile market before. Then, to sum up, I choose Satio over Pixon 12 without any hesitations.I love its recording of WVGA and camera ( the pixels are pretty kool and I can gurantee that it can completely replace the normal digital cameras as it also has same or better optics capabilities)I also know that Satio has been awarded best camera phone of 2009 and I love this. That's all. Cheers....

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