Sony Ericsson has announced a new smartphone Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman. The model is equipped with shortcut to access the music library and allows you to share your musical tastes with Facebook friends.
The smartphone is stuffed with 1 GHz processor and is equipped with a capacitive MultiTouch-mineral glass 3.2 inch display. The front camera allowing you to communicate via Skype is a 5-megapixel autofocus camera – capable of recording HD-video at 720p. It runs new operating system Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
To ensure high-quality music playback, Sony Ericsson Live is equipped with xLOUD technology, which improves the sound quality of built-in speakers, even at maximum volume. Button Infinite provides quick access to more information about your favorite artist, and technology TrackID feature helps to identify listening song and downloading it or sharing with friends.
Integration with Facebook provides access the most frequently used applications in the social network – photo gallery, music player, address book and calendar. Application to search music and video allows you to find new tracks and videos on the recommendations of Facebook friends.
“Consumers want smartphones to deliver a rich and social entertainment experience. Rather than a one dimensional music experience, they want instant and seamless access to new content, combined with the ability to share and connect with their friends” said Nikolaus Scheurer, head of product marketing at Sony Ericsson. He added “The Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman provides exactly this, in a powerful package with great style.”
Sony Ericsson is expected to release Live with Walkman in the select markets during the last quarter this year. Nothing has been said about its price yet.