Two new mobile phones have been launched by Sony Ericsson, called Spiro and Zylo. Sony Ericsson is famous its music phones with the sale of over 130 million walkman phones worldwide.
Some of its famous phones include the Xperia X10, X10 Mini, Mini Pro X10, and Vivaz Pro, but now Sony Ericsson is going to upgrade its aging array of Walkman phones with the launch of Zylo and Spiro. The two new music phones will also be used for social networking.
By incorporating the finest features of Walkman together with numerous applications dedicated to social networks, Spiro and Zylo provide excellent communication and entertainment features.
Most of the phones, including the Motorola Milestone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and the HTC Tattoo. Although there aren’t many apps around for Android as compared to the iPhone but Android Marketplace is catching up fast. Here is a list of some of the top apps available for Android.
A great little toolbox to put some effects and filters in your pictures, as soon as you capture them, right on your phone.
If you find Photo Effects too complex, then go for PicSay, as it provides much simpler functions for resizing, color adjusting and rotation of pictures. You can also add some fun captions and speech bubbles for MMS postcards.
Snap Photo Pro
If you wand to get some better results from your camers, then get Snap Photo Pro as it offers various filters for image stabilization using the phone’s accelerometer to detect and correct wobbly hands.
Motorola is in the process of launching a new mobile handset, having one of the largest displays ever seen on a smartphone. Currently, the phone is being code-named as Shadow. It is being said that the phone will have a 4.3-inch , WVGA touchscreen, Google’s Android operating system and many other high-end features.
Currently, only HTC HD2, which is a window-based mobile, has a screen this big, and if you match the operating system, the closest model is the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, which will be equipped with a 4.0-inch screen.
All the other smartphones, including the Motorola Droid and Google Nexus One, have a display of 3.7-inches.
Christmas might not be so good for Sony Ericsson. Some days back, Sony Ericsson Satio was removed from shelves by many UK retailers due to reported problems with the handset.
Now, the world’s fourth biggest mobile phone manufacturer is having issues with the Aino. The problems are associated with the touchscreen on the Sony Aino and although Sony Ericsson has acknowledged the problem saying that they will have a solution soon, it will surely hit their sales and repute badly.
It was recently disclosed on the company’s site that the Sony Ericsson’s much awaited, first mobile on the Android platform, the Xperia X10, will not go on sale until February.
According to the reports, the phone would be available from January. But the pre-order page on the website for the X10 now indicates that it will not go on sale until February 10th.
Some of the main features of the highly awaited phone includes an 8.1 megapixel camera, with smile detection and touch focus, and an impressively large 4-inch touch screen for viewing.
According to Sony Ericsson producers, Xperia X10 is the mobile phone that will help increase the market share and compete effectively with other competitors in the market. It is the first Google phone being introduced by Sony Ericsson in 2010.
This phone will include Google’s Android software, with a touch screen display that is 4.0 inch wide. Other important qualities consist of 8.1 megapixel camera and a Qualcomm 1GHz Snapdragon processor. It is due to these features that Sony Ericsson producers are expecting high demand for this product.
Moreover, this phone will also provide you features like Google Calendar, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps Navigation for turn-by-turn directions and Android Market for downloading applications.