Sony Ericsson introduces 5MP Cyber-shot phone

Sony Ericsson develops its camera phone range with a 5 megapixel Cyber-shotâ„¢ phone

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina –June 14, 2007 – Sony Ericsson today announced its newest Cyber-shot™ camera phone, the K850, a 5 megapixel camera phone packing state-of-the-art features into a slim-design that delivers picture quality similar to a digital camera.

Sony Ericsson K850 Cyber-shot Phone

“Sony Ericsson continues to create innovative mobile devices that lead in design, quality and are easy to use. With each subsequent model, our Cyber-shot™ phones have become more sophisticated, and we believe this product line is setting the standard for innovation in camera phones,” says Najmi Jarwala, president, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications (USA) Inc. “The Cyber-shot™ line has been enormously successful world-wide, and we are very pleased to bring the K850 to the North American market this Fall.”

At-a-glance:

– 5 megapixel camera phone with auto focus and Xenon flash
– Tri-band HSDPA for high-speed picture and video blogging
– BestPic, Photo fix, PictBridge
– Size: 102 x 48 x 17 mm
– Weight: 118 grams
– Screen: 262,144 colour TFT, Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels, Size: 2.2 in.
– Phone memory: Up to 40 MB
– Memory card support: Memory Stick Microâ„¢ (M2â„¢) and SanDiskâ„¢ Micro SDâ„¢/Transflashâ„¢
– Networks: K850i (UMTS/HSDPA 850/1900/2100-GSM/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900)
– Talk time GSM/UMTS: Up to 9 hrs/3 hrs 30 min
– Standby time GSM/UMTS: Up to 400 hrs/350 hrs

The Sony Ericsson K850 Cyber-shotâ„¢ phone is a Tri-Band HSDPA and Quad-Band EDGE phone with a colour choice of either Velvet Blue or Luminous Green. It will be available in North America beginning in Q4 2007.