We got our hands on the Sony Ericsson W760. Initially we thought it was just another Sony Ericsson slider Walkman phone (similar to the W580 in style), but after taking some time to play with the phone we found its features and ease of use quite impressive. It comes with a 2.2 inch screen, 3.2
We have news about the long delayed and anticipated release of the Sony Ericsson Z780. Our source has said the “Sony Ericsson Z780 has definitely been officially cut and will no longer be available in Canada”. No reason was given as it was just a carrier choice to pull the product from its upcoming launches.
Sony Ericsson has reported a Q3 net loss was 25 million euros ($33.8 million), sales fell 9.7 percent to 2.81 billion euros, they will be eliminating 2,000 jobs globally and unit sales fell to 25.7 million from 25.9 million a year earlier. More Q3 resultshere. They realy need to launch the XPERIA soon.
An update regarding the prolonged and much pushed back launch of the Sony Ericsson W760 and Z780. Even though there has been posters plastered around retail outlets saying “Available August 2008″… our SE Insider says the W760 will be with Rogers and the Z780 will be now at Fido mid-October. Previous advertised price plans were
“It’s certainly been a difficult year but buying out a partner is never an easy thing.” said Sony CEO Howard Stringer about the joint venture with Ericsson. “We have to work together again as we did two years ago. Or the joint venture will have to find its own solution. You’re always engaged in discussion
If you are heading back to school and have a sony Ericsson phone, hop on over the to the SE website as they are giving away free ringtones, software, videos, themes and games. Here are a few sample images you can score… these are beauties:
Advertising has begun for the upcoming release of the Sony Ericsson W760i. According to the ad sent in by one of our readers Peter, the W760 will be “available late August” for $0 after a $50 rebate on a three year contract… however, our sources say the launch has been pushed back to September. Time
The new arrival from Sony Ericsson to hit the Canadian market is the W350. This is available at Rogers for $29.99 on a 3-year plan. It’s only 10 mm thin with dimensions of 4.1 x 1.7 x 0.4 inches and weighs only 2.8 ounces. The W350 has a flip cover that comes loaded with a
Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 shows up on eBay well in advance of the official release date. Currently there are 27 bids and the auction closes Aug-17-08 17:00:01 PDT. More here
Rogers released a new back-to-school promo called “Prepaid Makeover” that has the Samsung J706 and Sony Ericsson W200a available for purchase. The offer is presented in a magazine style setting to attract a youth audience and both new devices are available on a “Pay as you Go Plan”. The Samsung J706 is a slider phone