Sony Ericsson S500
|Compatible networks||-GSM (850/900/1800/1900)
-Quad band EDGE
|Availability by country|| July, 2007
|Related||Sony Ericsson W580i|
|Form factor||Compact Slider|
|Dimensions||3.9 x 1.9 x 0.6 in.
99 x 47 x 14 mm
|Operating system||Sony Ericsson Java Platform 7|
|Memory||12 MB internal|
|Removable storage||Memory Stick Micro (M2) (up to 2 GB)|
|Battery||900 mAh Li-Pol battery|
|Display||2" 262,144 TFT LCD
|Rear camera||2.0 megapixel|
-USB (2.0 proprietary)
It is a slim slider phone,[clarification needed] measuring 99 x 47 x 14 mm and weighing about 94 grams with its Li-Ion battery. It has 12.0 MB of internal memory, which can be expanded with a Memory Stick Micro. It includes a 2.0-megapixel camera with 4X zoom, and it provides video recording, streaming, and viewing. The music player can play AAC, AAC+, eAAC+ and MP3 files. The phone also has support for EDGE, GPRS and Bluetooth.
One feature is that the UI and external lights changes color depending on the time of day, day of the week or with the seasons. The largest women's magazine in Switzerland, annabelle, and Orange Switzerland are releasing the S500 as a fashion mobile phone which is specially targeted at women. This package features the S500 together with other fashionable accessories such as a lanyard.
- "Review: Sony Ericsson S500 (MobileBurn)". www.mobileburn.com. Retrieved 2008-01-01.
- Sony Ericsson sheds some light on the S500 slider - infoSync World
- Sony Ericsson waxes lyrical over 'nature-inspired' handset | Reg Hardware
- Description from Sony Ericsson.
- Sony Ericsson S500 changes colour with the seasons : Mobile Mentalism
- Alex Oeschger (4 December 2007), annabelle and Orange: focus on women, Telecom Paper