Sony Ericsson W715 review

An updated Sony Ericsson W705 brings with it a new toy - A-GPS!

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"Sony Ericsson's classy looking W715 packs in A-GPS location technology, Wi-Fi and a cracking Walkman player performance"
For
  • High quality Walkman music player
  • A-GPS technology and Sat Nav software
  • Wi-Fi
  • HSPA high-speed 3G connectivity
  • 4GB Memory Stick Micro card memory supplied
  • Good quality earphones supplied, with 3.5mm headphone adapter
  • FM radio
  • Stylish design
  • High quality build
  • Motion sensor automatic screen orientation for some functions
  • Google Maps app pre-loaded
  • Shake Control
  • Video call support
Against
  • No smartphone functionality
  • Camera performance average
  • Video capture quality limited
  • Motion sensor doesn't work with all functions
  • No 3.5mm headphone adapter on bodywork
  • Connector positioning on side
  • Shake Control operation awkward
  • Vodafone-only exclusive in the UK
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