Sony Ericsson W705

So you can be deceived: optically belongs more to the category Sony Ericsson W705 for now 159 euro inconspicuous, but on closer inspection it has UMTS slider sly behind-the-ears – for material quality and workmanship are in the upper class:

  1. Sony Ericsson W705
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Sony Ericsson W705 shines with a brushed metal front, the back hand-flattering soft-touch plastic is not less attractive. The flat keyboard for the digits decreases haptic, but neatly done their job: the operation of the Sony Ericsson W705 succeed easily. The logically structured menu management typical for Sony-Ericsson phones convinced once again, this is joined by a very fleet operating speed – as one rushes when needed in a rush through the menu. The whole thing is used by the large and impressive sharp display perfectly in scene.

Excellent sound

How’s a Walkman model of upmarket listen for, the Sony Ericsson W705 boasts a powerful music player: in addition to cover display and various visualizations, the slider has an equalizer, an FM radio with RDS and TrackID programme to identify unknown songs on board. Only dedicated buttons, to directly serve the player playing the background, are missing. This shortcoming is no later then forget, when you consider the Sonic capabilities of the Walkman phones to heart: the clean audio output not only convinced all along the line, also the supplied, great sounding in-ear headset HPM-77 is making its contribution, that the music flows balanced and strong bass in the ear canals.

The examination of the remaining facilities revealed few shortfalls: in terms of connectivity of the download turbos is dominated HSDPA and EDGE, even Wi-Fi on board. Thus, the Sony Ericsson W705 is predestined for mobile surfing, especially as the integrated position sensor automatically tilts turning of the mobile Internet pages in reader-friendly landscape. Sony Ericsson W705 also comes with Bluetooth, an E-Mail client, and everything you need for the data synchronization with the PC.

Strong readings

In the laboratory, the Sony Ericsson W705 could maintain altitude and many points. In UMTS mode the phone remained proud 18 days in standby mode, in GSM mode, there were only two days less. The talk time can be with up to 7:30 hours in the E-NET also. Highlight, however, is the low-power display which shone over 20 hours at a time before the battery stretched the weapons. Vote also reception and acoustic on the phone – Sony Ericsson W705 is completely recommended.
Sony Ericsson W705

Manufacturer Sony Ericsson
Price €159.00
Rating 381.0 points
Test procedure 1.0

 
 
 
 

Technical data and test results

FACILITIES
SYSTEM
Touchscreen / multitouch capable /
Qwert keyboard
User interface proprietary
internal memory (MB) 108
Memory card slot Memory stick micro
Battery type / replaceable battery Li-ion /.
Java engine
SCOPE OF DELIVERY
Headset / data cable Stereo headset /.
Memory card size 4 GB
Charging cable for the car / holder for your car /
DISPLAY
Width x height (mm) 38 x 50
Resolution (pixels) 240 x 320
Number of colors / type 262144 / TFT
CONNECTIVITY
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / / /
GPRS / EDGE / UMTS / /
HSDPA / HSUPA speed (Mbps) 7.2 /.
Wi-Fi standard 802.11b / g
Bluetooth
Profiles: Dialup / object push / file transfer / /
Handsfree / headset / A2DP / /
Phone book access, generic access / SIM access / /
USB / storage / charging via USB / /
IrDA / headset connection / 3.5 mm jack on the headset
PHONE FUNCTIONS
Caller groups / – sonderrufton / language selection / /
Situation profile (number) / flight mode > 6 /.
MESSAGING
SMS / MMS / E-Mail client / /
SMS: memory slots (number) / user folder 1000 /.
E-Mail: Display of HTML emails / attachments send /
PIM
Contacts: Addresses / phone numbers / E-Mail address (number) 2 / 5 / 2
Appointment management / notes / to do list / /
Alarm clock / Outlook sync / SyncML / /
WEB BROWSER
Web browser / WAP /
CAMERA
Camera / photo resolution (mega pixels) / 3.1
Auto-focus, optical zoom / photo light / / a LED light
Videoaufn. / (Pixel) resolution / FPS / 320 x 240 / 15
MUSIC AND VIDEO
Music player / FM radio / video player / /
Audio format: MP3 / WMA / M4A / AAC / / /
Video format: 3GP / MP4 / WMV / /
MULTIMEDIA OTHER
Number games / TV receiver / video telephony 5 / /
NAVIGATION
Receiver GPS / A-GPS /
Navi-software / license / route planner / /
MEASURED VALUES
standard radiation factor / SAR value (-/ W / kg) -0.32 / 1,010
ENDURANCE
Stand by time (days) 18
typical endurance (hours) 6:30
Talk time D-network 6:59
Talk time E network 8:21 am
Talk time UMTS network 2:29
SIZE AND WEIGHT
Weight (grams) 99
Dimensions (L x B x H) in mm 95 x 48 x 16
TEST RESULTS
Endurance (max. 115) good (88)
Endurance conversation / operation (80) 58
Endurance standby (35) 30
Facilities (max. 175) satisfactory (120)
System [: (15)] 8
Scope of delivery (10) 7
Display (25) 16
Connectivity (20) 17
Phone functions (15) 14
Messaging (15) 11
PIM (15) 13
Office (5) 2
Web browser (10) 6
Camera (15) 9
Music and video (15) 14
Multimedia miscellaneous (5) 3
Navigation (10) 0
Handling (max. 125) good (97)
Manageability (40) 36
User interface (60) 42
Processing quality (20) 15
Documentation / support (5) 4
Measured values (max. 85) very good (76)
Transmission and reception quality GSM (33) 32
Transmission and reception quality UMTS (17) 13
Acoustic measurements send (17.5) 15.5
Acoustic measurements receiving (17.5) 15
connect judgment (max. 500 points) well (381)
tested in connect 05/09