Sony Ericsson has just announced two brand new Walkman phones, Sony Ericsson Zylo and Sony Ericsson Spiro. This Sony Ericsson’s phones which presents music and social networking features. These two very similar phones and has features that are not much different. The main difference on the camera and the screen size and connectivity.
The Ericsson Zylo is a 3G phone so access to the social networks should be fast whenever 3G is available. Other musical aspects of the Sony Ericsson Zylo and Sony Ericsson Spiro. For those not bothered about such trivialities, the Zylo also supports MP3s and WMAs as well as all the AAC variants. This news will be music to the ears of those who hate lossy MP3s and want exact replications of their CD collection on their phones.
The Ericsson Zylo is the higher specced model with a 2.6-inch display, 3.2 megapixel camera and support for FLAC audio codec for high quality music listening, a microSD card slot that can take up to a 16GB microSD card and a range of social networking features which include integration with Facebook and Twitter. SE Zylo phone comes with a 2.6 inch QVGA display, HSDPA, Google Maps, Walkman player, TrackID, stereo Bluetooth, FM radio, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, Google Search, NetFront browser, 3D gaming, 3.2MP camera with video recording, 260MB of internal memory, and MicroSD card support. One cool feature of the Zylo is that it lets you play a background sound while you are chatting with friends.
The SE Spiro features a 2.2 inch QVGA display, GSM/GPRS/EDGE connectivity, 3.5mm headset jack, Walkman player, stereo Bluetooth, FM radio, 2MP camera with video, and MicroSD card support. The Spiro phone will have four color versions: Contrast Black, Stealth Black, Sunset Pink and Spring Green. The SE Spiro supports GSM GPRS/EDGE connectivity and it comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack, FM Radio receiver, 2 megapixel camera, microUSB port, TrackID and microSD card slot. Video of the Sony Ericsson Spiro and Zylo both phone comes with excellent sound capability. The phone will have four color versions: Contrast Black, Stealth Black, Sunset Pink and Spring Green, but no words on the pricing yet.