Excerpt: Primarily a media phone, the W705 is for those that don't ask too much in terms of the camera or email functionality. It'll impress people, thanks to its shiny good looks. Just don't offer to show them the iPlayer on it.
Excerpt: Sony Ericsson W705 er en sexet, stilfuld og i stand til 3G-telefon nye Walkman, som omfatter musik og avancerede funktioner optimeret connectivity.The trådløse headset giver lydoplevelse med Clear Stereo, Clear Bass og præmie headset.The normale funktioner i Walkman-serien af Sony Ericsson...
Excerpt: Sony Ericsson keeps adding more phones to its Walkman series portfolio so that anyone can choose their favorite form factor. This time, we had the chance to test a promising Walkman slider – Sony Ericsson W705.
Pros: One of the best looking sliders belonging to the Walkman series portfolio, Sony Ericsson W705 promises to attract fans of the brand and form factor. The excellent multimedia features, together with top notch data transfer technologies (HSDPA, Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP) and low price, make the hands...
Cons: There are two main problems that I couldn't bear: the low quality of the voice sound during some calls and the mediocre camera, which misses so many capabilities. Probably adding a GPS receiver would've raised its desirability, but this is only a minor problem. Sales package Sony Ericsson W705 Ha...
Summary: The Sony Ericsson W705 Walkman takes a good swing at replacing our MP3 players with its great sound reproduction, dedicated music-player keys, heaps of features and classy looks. But it's missing a standard 3.5mm headphone jack and its music transfer software gives us a nosebleed, so we may wait for...
Pros: Design is just the right side of bling; great sound quality; speedy Wi-Fi and HSPA connectivity; podcast support; FM radio.
Cons: Proprietary headphone jack; teeny-tiny Walkman button; dull, confusing music transfer software.
Excerpt: As usual Sony Ericsson is out with another smashing looking handset in the W705 Walkman Series handset. But all that glitters is not gold, at least not necessarily. So without further ado, here’s the W705 and my opinion on the same.
The Sony Ericsson W705 may not offer any innovative features, but it is a stylish and easy-to-use handset. It's also the first Walkman mobile phone to include Wi-Fi.
Good Gear Guide.au
18 December 2009
Summary: Sony Ericsson's latest Walkman mobile phone is a fine combination of design and features. It's the first Walkman phone to include Wi-Fi, and at this price it represents very good value for money.
Pros: Design, well-implemented controls and keypad, smooth slider, HSDPA capable, Wi-Fi, 4GB M2 card included
Cons: Slider does wiggle slightly when pressed, back cover creaks, incoming audio could be louder, no GPS