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The Sony Ericsson W580i in fanastic red  is a compact slide phone measuring 99 x 47 x 14 mm and snug at only 94g.

Internet is available via GPRS/EDGE technology using a standard WAP browser or the included Sony Access NetFront browser, backed up by short-range wireless data transfer via Bluetooth and USB cable. Messaging options are SMS, MMS and email, using the 2-inch, 240 x 320 resolution display.

You can control this Walkman phone’s music capabilities even when the handset is closed. It has an array of music features including TrackID™ music recognition, PlayNow™ quick access, MusicDJ™ melody composer and the Mega Bass™ bass equaliser. It has an FM radio with RDS and you can listen via a Bluetooth A2DP-enabled wireless headset.

The W580i has an in-built  "personal trainer" for sports and fitness enthusiasts: you can keep track of your training progress, counting your steps during their day or recording running speeds and overall performance. There are several time-recording functions, including a stopwatch. The 2 megapixel camera with video is nothing to write home about, but good enough for basic snaps and MMS material.

It has 12 Mbytes’ internal memory, plus a Memory Stick Micro M2 slot for additional storage. Battery life is rated at nine hours’ talk time or 370 hours on standby from a full charge.


Weight: 94g
Battery time: 0 mAh
Bluetooth FM Radio Organiser

Built-in handsfree
EDGE for high speed data access
FM Radio
Java compatible
Memory expandable via MicroSD card
MP3 Ringtone
Multimedia Service MMS
Pedometer/calorie counter
Polyphonic ring tone
Slide phone
SMS - text messages
T9 Predictive Text
Vibra alert
Video recorder
Voice memo
Walkman player
WAP 2.0