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Sony Ericsson W8

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Key Features

  • Android v2.1
  • Performance


  • Display


  • Camera

  • Battery

  • 128 MB + 16 GB Expandable
  • Available
  • FM Radio
  • Lightweight (104 g)

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Sony Ericsson W8 Specifications

General

Brand Sony Ericsson
Model W8
Operating System Android v2.1
SIM Slot(s) Single SIM, GSM
Network 3G: Available, 2G: Available

Design

Size Compare
Dimensions 99 (H) x 54 (W) x 15 (T) mm
Poor
Dimensions compared to
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15.00 mm
Average in group
9.9 mm
Best in this group
4.7 mm
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Weight 104 grams
Very Good
Weight compared to
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104 grams
Average in group
138 grams
Best in this group
71 grams
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Colours Azure

Display

Below Average
Display compared to
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This Device
33%
Average in group
54%
Best in this group
99%
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Screen Size
3 inches
Screen Resolution
320 x 480 pixels
Pixel Density
192 ppi
Poor
Pixel Density compared to
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192 ppi
Average in group
246 ppi
Best in this group
801 ppi
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Display Type
LCD
Touch Screen Capacitive Touchscreen

Performance

Poor
Performance compared to
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This Device
8%
Average in group
27%
Best in this group
99%
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Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Chipset Qualcomm
Processor
600 MHz
Poor
Processor compared to
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600 MHz
Average in group
Dual core, 1 GHz, Chipset: MT6577
Best in this group
Quad core, 2.3 GHz, M1 Mongoose + Quad core, 1.6 GHz Cortex A53, Chipset: Exynos 8 Octa 8890
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Graphics
Adreno 200
RAM
168 MB
Poor
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168 MB
Average in group
512 MB
Best in this group
6 GB
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Storage

Poor
Storage compared to
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9%
Average in group
70%
Best in this group
99%
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Internal Memory
128 MB
Poor
Internal Memory compared to
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128 MB
Average in group
4 GB
Best in this group
256 GB
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Expandable Memory
Up to 16 GB

Camera

Poor
Camera compared to
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24%
Average in group
51%
Best in this group
99%
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Main Camera

Resolution
3.2 MP
Below Average
Main Camera compared to
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3.2 MP
Average in group
5 MP
Best in this group
50 MP
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Flash
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting
Camera Features
Digital Zoom, Smile detection
Video Recording
640x480 @ 25

Battery

Poor
Battery compared to
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4%
Average in group
50%
Best in this group
99%
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Capacity
1200 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Talktime
Up to 4.75(2G)
Standby Time
Up to 476(3G) / Up to 446(2G)

Network & Connectivity

Network Support
3G, 2G
SIM 1
3G Speed:
HSPA

GPRS:
85.6 kbps

EDGE:
236.8 kbps

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g
Bluetooth
v2.1
GPS
with A-GPS

Multimedia

FM Radio
RDS

Special Features

Other Sensors Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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2 Expert Reviews for Sony Ericsson W8

Recent Expert Reviews
  • Sony Ericsson W8 review: Robot dance
    GSMArena team
    ★★★★★
    ★★★★★
    27 Jun 2011 | gsmarena

    No pause and rewind. Fast forward instead and rebrand. The Sony Ericsson W8 is an Xperia X8 in Walkman guise. There`s not even a hint of surprise about it. The Sony Ericsson W8 has no new tricks up its sleeve. It’s a year old droid with an ear for music. And this droid has a smile on its face, knowing it has no tough battles to fight or anything to prove. Safe in the knowledge that it may as well kick the snot out of most mp3 players out there....

    Verdict: You`d be better off not hoping to be surprised by the Sony Ericsson W8. And that`s not necessarily a bad thing. This phone is supposed to have sentimental value. This may sound tacky but entry level phones usually fail to have a compelling enough sto...

  • Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman Review
    PhoneArena Team
    ★★★★★
    ★★★★★
    31 May 2011 | phonearena

    The Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman is an attempt to revive the Walkman brand and bring it to the world of modern smartphones with the help of Android u2013 its rather outdated 2.1 Eclair version, to be exact. Built by using the Xperia X8 as a template......

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5 User Reviews for Sony Ericsson W8

Overall User Rating (3.4 Out of 5 based on 5 ratings)

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3 Star
(1)
2 Star
(0)
1 Star
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Most Helpful User Reviews
  • Not worthy for that price. Working with nani
    Uraj
    Not worthy for that price. Working with nani
    ★★★★★
    ★★★★★
    11 Mar 2014
    Reviewed On: 91mobiles.com

    Pros: battery life

    Cons: waste of money
    Android 2.1
    Ram
    600 Mhz processor(very less)
    sony should obsolete or reduce the price at current situation

    Overall: Nothing special with the mobile. As usual just fooling people with looks.

  • W8...............
    Dhruvin
    W8...............
    ★★★★★
    ★★★★★
    28 Aug 2011
    Reviewed On: 91mobiles.com

    Pros: Any one............

    Cons: nothing.............

    Overall: color silvar not avilable...

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