Sony Ericsson txt

Sony Ericsson txt is a messaging-oriented featurephone, with 2.6" display and a physical portrait QWERTY keyboard, plus dedicated text messaging key, and social networking integration with Facebook and Twitter galore. Extrapolating from its recently announced slide-out QWERTY brother, the Sony Ericsson txt pro, it sports a 3.2MP camera on the back without an adjacent flash.


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Sony Ericsson txt specifications

General info

  • Device type:
    • Feature phone
  • Network technology:

    Network technology - Referes to the kind of network technology used. Three major technologies are used today - TDMA, CDMA and GSM.

    • GSM:

      GSM - Global System for Mobile communications. A world standard for digital cellular communications using narrowband TDMA (Time Division Multiple Access), which allows up to eight calls at a time on 800 MHz and 1800 MHz frequencies. Introduced in 1991. Is the standard most commonly used in Europe and Asia, but not in the United States. GSM phones use a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) smart card that contains user account information. Any GSM phone becomes immediately programmed after plugging in the SIM card, thus allowing GSM phones to be easily rented or borrowed. SIM cards can be programmed to display custom menus for personalized services.GSM provides a short messaging service (SMS) that enables text messages up to 160 characters in length to be sent to and from a GSM phone.

      • 850, 900, 1800, 1900
  • Data:

    Data - Shows the particular phone's type of data. the major mobile phone data types are GPRS, CDMA2000 1xRTT, EDGE, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS, etc.

      • EDGE


  • Design:

    Design - Phone design type

    • Form Factor:

      Form Factor - Refers to the form factor of a phone. The main handset designs are bar, clamshell, slide, swivel

      • Candybar
    • Dimensions:

      Dimensions - Phone's dimensions

      • 4.17 x 2.36 x 0.57 (106 x 60 x 14.5 mm)
    • Weight:

      Weight - Phone's weight

      • 3.35 oz (95 g)
        the average is 4.1 oz (116 g)
    • Keyboard:
      • Full keyboard (QWERTY)
    • Soft Keys:

      Soft Keys - A multi-function key that uses part of the display to identify its function at any moment

        • Yes (2)
    • Navigation/Control keys:
      • D-Pad
    • Colors:
      • Black, Pink, Blue, White


  • Display:

    Display - Phone's main display

    • Technology:

      Technology - Refers to the type of the color displays. There are five major types: LCD, TFT, TFD, STN and OLED

      • TFT
    • Resolution:

      Resolution - Refers to the width and the height of the display

      • 320 x 240 pixels
    • Physical Size:
      • 2.60 inches
    • Colors:

      Colors - Shows the number of colors that the display supports

      • 262 144
    • Scratch-resistant glass:
      • Yes


  • Capacity:

    Capacity - Shows the battery capacity in mAh

    • 1000 mAh
  • Talk time:

    Talk time - Maximum talk time in hours

    • 3.20 hours
      the average is 7 h (447 min)
  • Stand-by time:

    Stand-by time - maximum Stand-by time in hours

    • 416 hours
      the average is 439 h (18 days)


  • Camera:

    Camera - Camera specs

      • Yes
    • Resolution:

      Resolution - Shows the particular phone's camera resolution. The major mobile phone camera resolutions available are QCIF; CIF; VGA (640x480); 1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.0 and 3.0 megapixels.

      • 3.2 megapixels
  • Video capture:
      • Yes


  • Music Player:

    Music Player - Audio support such as MP3

      • Yes
    • Supports:
      • MP3, AAC
    • Features:
      • Music recognition
  • Video Playback:

    Video Playback - Video support such as MPEG4

      • Yes
  • Radio:
      • Yes
    • Type:
      • FM
  • YouTube player:
    • Yes

Internet browsing

  • Internet Browsing:

    Internet Browsing - Capability to access special Internet sites using the mobile phone

      • Yes
    • Browser name:

      Browser name - Shows any special features of the particular phone's Internet browser

      • Obigo Q7
  • Built-in online services support:
    • Facebook, Twitter


  • Support:
    • Yes
  • Capacity:
    • Limited
  • Features:
    • Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID


  • Calendar:
      • Yes
  • Alarms:
      • Yes
  • Other:
    • Calculator, Timer, Stopwatch, Notes


  • SMS:
      • Yes
    • Threaded messaging:
      • Yes
  • E-mail:

    E-mail - Shows if the phone supports email features

      • Yes


  • Memory Expansion:

    Memory Expansion - Capability to add additional memory to your phone.

    • Slot Type:

      Slot Type - Shows what type of additional memory can be added to the particular phone. Eight major memory slot types are available: MMC, SD, CF, Memory Stick Duo, miniSD, RS MMC, TransFlash (microSD), Memory Stick Pro Duo

      • microSD, microSDHC
    • Maximum card size:

      Maximum card size - Shows the capacity of the memo0ry expansion slot that can be added

      • 32 GB
  • Built-in:
    • 100 MB


  • Bluetooth:

    Bluetooth - Low power radio technology replacing the need for wires connecting electronic devices such as personal computers, printers, palm top computers and mobile phones.

      • Yes
  • Wi-Fi:

    Wi-Fi - Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) - used radio waves (RF) or infrared signals to send and receive data over the air. Most popular WLAN solutions today is Wi-Fi (802.11b and 802.11g) standards. 801.11b provides data speeds of around 11mbps while 802.11g can go up to 54 mbps.

      • Yes
  • USB:
      • Yes
    • Type:
      • microUSB
    • Version:
      • USB 2.0
    • Features:

      Features - Universal Serial Bus - is a plug-and-play interface for connection a computer and add-on devices such as joysticks, keyboards, wireless phones, scanner, cameras etc. USB supports hot-swap (ability to add a new device without having to reboot the computer). USB supports data speed of 12 megabits per second.

      • Mass storage device, USB charging
  • Headphones connector:
    • 3.5mm


  • Officially announced:
    • Yes (22 Jun 2011)
  • Scheduled release:

    Scheduled release - Shows when is the particular phone scheduled to be made available to the public in North America

    • Q3 2011 (Official)


  • Accessories:
    • Charger, microUSB cable for charging, synchronisation and file transfer, User documentation