Sony Ericsson Satio Reviews and Deals

734 customer reviews

+ This mobile phone has no outstanding positive points. - It scores very poorly on battery life.

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7.5 out of 10 based on 734 reviews.
Sony Ericsson Satio: Smartphone with 12.1MP camera, Touchscreen and 360 x 640 display. See full product description

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terence, Business or web user

Score 5.0/10
Good points:
only good things is the camera,
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 5.0
Ease of use 6.0
Features 5.0
Battery life 2.0
Design 4.0
Value for money 4.0
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 31 Dec 2010

Amber, Hastings Basic text and chat user

Score 1.0/10
Good points:
The camera is very good
Bad points:
Everything to do with this phone apart from the camera is absolutely diabolical
Overall rating 1.0
Ease of use 5.0
Features 1.0
Battery life 1.0
Design 2.0
Value for money 1.0
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Confirmed purchase: 18 Feb 2010

Kristian, Cardiff Music and entertainment lover

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
camera quality is amazing
Bad points:
few problems with the sim card coming loose (it comes up with a message saying insert sim card) but very rare
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 9.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 08 Oct 2010

Confirmed purchaser Call, surf and shoot

Score 5.0/10
Good points:
Fantastic camera
Good music/sound quality
Bad points:
Sluggish OS
No or anyway poor applications
texting could be easier
Tinny call quality
Overall rating 5.0
Ease of use 6.0
Features 7.0
Battery life 4.0
Design 6.0
Value for money 5.0
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Confirmed purchase: 04 Mar 2010

pradipbhai, kalol Business or web user

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
touch screen
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 03 Feb 2010

Amitkumar, limerick Music and entertainment lover

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
style look, best camera and music player i have ever seen in the phone
Bad points:
could be better with universal jack for headphones.
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 9.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 8.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 03 Dec 2010

Mr G, scotland Style and looks come first

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Amazing camera, sms notification when your in a call , can leave a pre made message to a caller if you cant answer , sound quality is good for listening to music , youtube videos are really clear , touch screen is accurate
Bad points:
pre made vodaphone theme made the phone slow but just changed it

at the time was really expensive
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 9.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 9.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Feb 2009

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Product Features

Operating system Symbian
Screen size (Inches) 3.5
Screen Resolution (pixels) 360x640
Type of phone Smartphone
Shape of phone bar
3G Yes
Touchscreen or keypad Touchscreen
Connections Bluetooth
Connections WiFi
Connections USB
Extra functions Camera
Extra functions Flash
Extra functions Satellite navigation
Extra functions Instant messaging
Extra functions Email
Band Quad
Horizontal resolution (Pixels) 360
Vertical resolution (Pixels) 640
Camera resolution (MegaPixels) 12.1
Talk time (Hours) 4.5
Stand-by time (Days) 14.2
Depth in cm 1.33
Height in cm 11.2
Width in cm 5.5
Memory card slot Yes
Autofocus Yes
Weight (g) 126
FM tuner Yes
MP3 playback capable Yes
HSDPA (High Speed Downlink Packet Access) Yes
Java Yes
Release date 2009-09-01

Also known as: Sony Ericsson Idou

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Manufacturer's Description

Windows 7 compatible
Want to see what Windows 7 Device Stage™ has to offer? Grab a USB cable and connect your Satio™ to a PC. Enjoy easy access to Media Go. Discover tools that help you make the most of your creativity. Or just relax and let yourself be entertained.

Experience more. Discover how
Allow your phone to stay up-to-date, in shape – and improve.

Standby panels
Tap directly in to your favourites. Enjoy your mobile life just the way you want it – your Satio™ has five standby panels.

Touch UI
The touch user interface makes navigation truly intuitive – whether you’re browsing the media menu, adjusting your camera settings or playing music.

Drag, drop, enjoy – Media Go™
The perfect entertainment organiser – Media Go™ makes it easier than ever before to bring your media with you, wherever you go. Transfer your media files between your phone and PC via drag and drop. File conversion is hassle-free, too: Media Go™ automatically converts films and music files to give you the best possible quality.

Just tap your screen
Instant access to music, games and applications: just tap your screen and choose. The PlayNow™ service brings you unlimited entertainment – at the fastest possible speed with turbo 3G or Wi-Fi™.

PlayNow™ movies
Fancy a movie tonight? Your phone gives you unlimited access to up to 60 films from PlayNow™ movies. Browse, choose, enjoy – and come back for more: new movies are added every month.

Entertainment. Your way.
You choose how, where and when to be entertained. Who you want to share your experiences with, in every way you can think of. The Satio™ is designed to give you the very best in entertainment. And so are these products:Yari Aino

YouTube™ compatible
Watch your favourite clips over and over again. And when that funny moment you just caught on video deserves a wider audience, upload it for all to see. Your phone is fully YouTube™ compatible.

Find the way – aGPS
You’ll never get lost again. Your phone has built-in aGPS. Location-based services like Google Maps™ and Wisepilot help you find the way to your destination. Or add location info to your images – use the geo-tagging function.

Web browsing – WAP 2.0
The Internet is never more than a few clicks away. Browse mobile Web sites via WAP 2.0 – anytime, anywhere.

Light up – Xenon flash
Don’t let poor lighting conditions stop you. Use the Xenon flash and get excellent pictures in dark environments, too.

Face detection
Want the people in your photos to come out sharp and clear? With the Face detection function activated, the camera automatically finds – and focuses on – the face in your viewfinder.

Symbian™ OS
An open operating system for mobile devices that enables you to download new applications to your phone

Transfer your old phonebook to your new phone
By setting up your old phone to sync with Sony Ericsson, you can transfer Contacts, Calendar, Notes and Bookmarks from your old phone to your new one. (It works even if your old phone is of another make.) Sony Ericsson Sync also makes it possible for you to access and manage up-to-date information in your mobile phone from the Internet – anytime, anywhere with Sony Ericsson Sync.


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