Sony Ericsson C905 review

A high quality cameraphone laden with features

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TechRadar's verdict

"The Sony Ericsson Cyber-shot range has a powerful new flagship in the shape of the hot-shot 8.1-megapixel C905"
For
  • 8.1-megapixel camera
  • User-friendly Cyber-shot user interface
  • Camera control buttons
  • Shutter protection for lens
  • Wi-Fi
  • HSDPA
  • A-GPS location finding technology
  • Decent music player
  • 2GB Memory Stick Micro card memory supplied
  • FM radio
  • Camera-esque design
  • High quality build
  • Motion sensor automatic screen orientation for some functions
  • Google Maps app pre-loaded
  • Wayfinder Navigator 7 trial Sat Nav app pre-loaded
Against
  • Heavyweight design, and not slim
  • No smartphone functionality
  • No touchscreen control
  • Numberpad buttons slightly heavy for fast texting
  • Control buttons quite close together
  • Video capture quality limited
  • Motion sensor doesn't work with all functions
  • Supplied earphones are average
  • No 3.5mm headphone adapter on bodywork
  • Connector positioning on side
  • Trial Sat Nav app limited
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