Sony Ericsson Mix is a touchscreen phone belonging to walkman series. It is a slim candybar phone with an average weight of 88 grams. Its overall dimensions are 95.8 mm × 52.8 mm × 14.3 mm. it is available in single black color but with different band such as pink cloud, pink, green bird and green. It has auto rotation feature and also four corner home screen. Display screen of Sony Ericsson Mix is of 3.0 inches TFT capacitive touch screen with 240 × 400 pixels resolution and 256 thousand display colors. It has single touch input method and scratch resistant surface. Accelerometer sensor for auto rotation and proximity sensor for auto turn off are also equipped in this mobile phone.
Sony Ericsson Mix provides a different and more entertaining way of enjoying music. It comes with new Zappin key which makes it more interesting and easy to search for user’s favorite music track. Just click the key and decide weather you want to hear that song or not. There is one more function known as karaoke function which lowers the vocal track of any song and enables the user to sing along his or her favorite tune. FM radio is also equipped in Sony Ericsson Mix with RDS.
Camera equipped in Sony Ericsson Mix is of 3.15 mega pixels with a resolution of 2048 × 1536 pixles. It is of QVGA quality which is capable of making video recording also. User can take nice photographs with this camera.
Sony Ericsson Mix has internal memory of 100 MB with phone book entries storage and call records. Its storage memory can be expanded up to 32 GB via memory card slot. User can store large number of photographs, music tracks (audio and video) and other files in this mobile phone via memory card.
Sony Ericsson Mix is powered by Li-ion 1000 mAH standard battery which gives GSM/GPRS talk time up to 9 hours and 40 minutes and standby time up to 465 hours. User can hear music continuously for 13 hours with this mobile phone and can enjoy video tracks up to 4 hours.
Audio quality of Sony Ericsson Mix is very good. Mobile phones of Sony Ericsson are known for their audio quality specially belonging to walkman series. It supports AAC and MP3 formats of music files and features preset equalizer. It also provide filter by Artist, Playlists, Album and Genre. Its audio features Bluetooth stereo (A2DP), SensMe, TrackID music recognition, Walkman player, PlayNow service and Media player.
With Sony Ericsson Mix user gets 3.5 mm audio jack to enjoy music tracks with earphones. Bluetooth connectivity is available in this mobile phone to connect and transfer files and other data to some other device. It also provides USB 2.0 with mass storage device and USB charging PC connectivity. It allows the user to exchange data with PC.
While talking about messaging feature of Sony Ericsson Mix we can say it provides multi-messaging. General conversation via SMS is available with MMS. Email and instant messaging are also provided with this handset. Predictive text input, friends application, multiple IM, Google Talk and sound recorder are other functions of messaging feature of Sony Ericsson Mix.
Sony Ericsson Mix supports Obigo Q7 browser which allows WAP2.0, xHTML and HTML pages. It has built-in online services such as Twitter and Facebook. Social networking sites are demanded by every user especially in India.
Sony Ericsson Mix supports 2G network and operated at GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 frequency. It is announced in the month of June 2011 and expected to hit the market in the third quarter of 2011. It is one of the stylish handset of Sony Ericsson.
Games are available in Sony Ericsson Mix and user can download more games through internet. In the free time a user can enjoy by playing games and hearing music.
Navigation is also simple and easy in Sony Ericsson Mix a sit is a touch screen phone.
The overall performance of Sony Ericsson Mix is good with a stylish look. It is available with multiple-connectivity such as USB, Wifi, and Bluetooth. It has SNS integration. Sony Ericsson Mix is elegant in looks with SNS integration. It is available in single color but with different bands. It has document viewer. It allows the user to send SMS in threaded view. User can send Email, IM and MMS also. It is processed by STE 4910 processor.
Special features of Sony Ericsson Mix include multiple number per contact, Ring ID, Picture ID and Calller group. Its organizer includes all the basic features which are integrated in any other mobile phone such as alarms, calendar, timer, notes, stopwatch and calculator. Its document viewer allows the user to viewer different documents of different formats. It has GPRS up to 115 kbps and EDGE up top 200 kbps.
When we come to demerits of Sony Ericsson Mix then we can it’s not a long list. It is not a 3G phone and infrared port is also not available in it. Secondary camera is also not provided in this mobile phone which hinders the user for making video call. GPS is also not available in this mobile phone. It has an average stand by time. Its display resolution is also of lower quality. EGDE provided in Sony Ericsson Mix is also of lower quality.
Overall Sony Ericsson Mix is a slim, stylish and lightweight handset introduced by Sony Ericson belonging to Walkman series. It has small dimensions which make it portable and handy to use. It is also light in weight which is just 88 grams. It has long talk time feature. Sony Ericsson Mix has STE 4910 processor and 100 MB internal memory. Its camera is of 3.2 mega pixel with digital zoom and capable of making video recording. A user can play games and browse social networking sites in his or her leisure time. FM radio is also provided in this mobile phone.