Sony Ericsson Zylo

Announced:
Apr 13, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jul 27, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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Display

Display size:

2.6 inches

Resolution:

240 x 320 pixels

Pixel density:

154 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

38.99 %

Colors:

262 144

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 megapixels

Software Features:

Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording:

640x480 (VGA)

Recording format:

MPEG4, H.263

Features:

Video calling

Design

Form factor:

Slider

Dimensions:

4.06 x 2.05 x 0.63 inches (103 x 52 x 16 mm)

Weight:

4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features:

Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2), D-Pad

Hardware & Performance

Internal storage:

0.26 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 16 GB

Slot Type:

microSD, microSDHC

Device type:

Feature phone

Battery

Capacity:

920 mAh

Type:

User replaceable, Li - Polymer

Talk time:

4.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time:

14.1 days (339 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G):

3.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

16.8 days (403 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)

Music playback:

26.00 hours

Internet browsing

Browser:

Access NetFront

supports:

HTML, XHTML, Flash Lite, RSS, CSS, WML

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, Flickr, Picasa/Google+, Twitter

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Basic Imaging (BIP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Synchronization (SP)

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

Proprietary

Features:

Mass storage device

Charging connector:

Proprietary

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator, Timer, Stopwatch, Notes

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Yes

JAVA:

Midp 2.1, CLDC 1.1

API:

JSR-75, JSR-82, JSR-118, JSR-120, JSR-135, JSR-139, JSR-172, JSR-177, JSR-179, JSR-180, JSR-184, JSR-185, JSR-205, JSR-211, JSR-226, JSR-229, JSR-234, JSR-238, JSR-239, JSR-248, JSR-256, Nokia UI Extension API

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice recording

Multimedia

Music player:

Filter by:

Album

Features:

Background playback, Music recognition

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, FLAC, WMA

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio:

FM, RDS

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 11, 2010

FCC ID value:

PY7A3880083 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.64 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.44 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 13, 2010

Shopping information

In The Box:

Stereo portable handsfree, Charger, User documentation
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Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • Thick body (0.63 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Proprietary USB connector
  • Low pixel density screen (154 ppi)

Description

Sony Ericsson Zylo is a GSM slider phone targeted to the music lovers. It plays FLAC music files and is equipped with microSDHC card slot for plenty of storage. It also features FM radio, stereo Bluetooth and 3.2MP camera.

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