Sony Ericsson W890 and W380 Walkman Phones to release in 2008

W890 Sparkling silver and W380 electric purple Sony Ericsson has revealed two latest additions to its Walkman phone portfolio. The W890 and W380 Walkman phones are stylish and offer features set to delight music lovers.

Ben Padley, Head of Music Marketing, Sony Ericsson says “With these latest phones, we address the needs of young, fashion-conscious music lovers with the W380, as well as music connoisseurs who demand the latest Walkman features and fast downloads offered by the W890. These Walkman phones combine Sony Ericsson’s undeniable expertise in mobile communications and mobile music to stunning effect.”

The super slim W890 Walkman is very elegant in looks, giving smooth curves to the design and also the choice of two stylish colors, Mocha Brown and Sparkling Silver, promising to hit the right notes with sophisticated music lovers and design connoisseurs alike.

The salient features that W890 Walkman phone includes are as follows:

  • Look sharp with 3.2 megapixel camera.
  • Store up to 1800 tracks with 2GB Memory Stick Micro (M2)
  • Color matched stereo headset
  • In-built stereo speakers delivering a high quality listening experience
  • Incorporated Walkman Player 3.0 which is the latest in Walkman technology offers one-click access to the player.
  • All within a design as slim as a CD case
  • Choose music to match your mood with SensMe
  • FM Radio
  • HSDPA capabilities allow you to download music at speeds up to four times faster than with regular 3G devices and makes viewing pages on the internet quicker and easier
  • Internal stereo speakers
  • PlayNow mobile entertainment experience, providing instant access to the latest content
  • Sony Ericsson music accessories include the Portable Bluetooth Speaker MBS-100 and the Stereo Bluetooth Headset HBH-DS220
  • W890 Mocha brown and W380 Magnetic grey

    The W380 Walkman phone combines a unique clamshell design with music feature that users expect from Sony Ericsson’s Walkman phones. The W380 will be available in two flashy and stylish colors- magnetic grey and electric purple.

    The W380 Walkman phone provides the following features:

  • External display that manages the music without even opening the phone
  • Gesture Control to mute calls or silence the alarm and ‘handsfree’ handling of calls with a wave of your hand
  • TrackID records a clip from the radio and identifies the song, singer and album instantly.
  • Store favourite music up to 271 songs on the W380’s 512 MB Memory Stick Micro (M2)
  • FM radio
  • LED lights support the calls as well as the music beats
  • One-touch buttons on the top to skip forward or backwards between tracks or pause the music effortlessly
  • The Stereo Portable Headset HPM-83 or the Stereo Bluetooth Headset HBH-DS200
  • The W380 and W890 Walkman phones truly complement personal style. The handsets are designed to especially suit music lovers and will be available in selected markets from Q1 2008.