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W705 Tip #4: Wifi Setup

It is easy to setup WiFi on your Sony Ericsson W705 with just 3 clicks. You will then be able to surf the net using your Home WiFi Router or Free Wireless Hotspots.

Setup Wifi Guide

  • Go to Menu – Settings – Connectivity – Wifi
  • Turn on Wifi
  • It will search for Wifi Network within range
  • Your Wifi Network SSID Name will appear
  • Click and connect to your Wifi Network SSID
  • Enter WEP Key if your Network is protected
  • It will prompt to save your Wifi Network as Favourite

It will connect to your Wifi Network and you will see a WiFi Logo on your top screen just beside the Network Signal Strength Bar. You will now be able to surf the net using the WiFi signal. If you lost your Wifi Signal, it will display Disconnected from Network on the top of your screen. If you proceed to surf with the WiFi signal disconnected, it will connect using your Mobile Network GPRS.

Sony Ericsson W705 Review

Sony Ericsson has introduced it's latest Walkman phone series, the Sony ericsson W705. It's a slider model and 3.5G Walkman Phone. The Sony Ericsson W705 comes with a 2.4" QVGA display capable of showing up to 256K colors. In addition, it has a 3.2megapixel camera, and an FM radio with a RDS. 

It is Wi Fi enable and you can surf the internet for free at free local hotpspots in your country. GPRS is available in this model but you can still use Google Map on this phone. It will be handy if you are lost or need some help to find your ways. It features Shake control and SenseMe which is much needed for a Walkman series and has 120 MB of internal memory. It also gives u a free 4GB memory card included in the phone package which adds to the base memory of the phone.

The Singtel W705 comes with free unlimited downloads of songs from PlayNow Plus and this is exclusively for Singapore Singtel Customers only. In line with this, Singtel is providing a free data plan, BBOM worth of 200MB free for 1 year. The W705 is retailing from SG$98 onwards depending on the price plan you are taking up.

It cost SG$480 for the W705 with no contract but it does not comes with the free unlimited downloads on PlayNow Plus.



Sony Ericsson Idou Coming Soon

Sony Ericsson will be launching this highly anticipated phone in the later half of 2009. It will running on the popular Symbian Operating System. Nokia is currently the leader in this operation system with their N Series and N5800 Music Phone.

Idou has no model number yet as Sony Ericsson is still quite secretive about its model. It is rumour to have a 12.1 Megapixel Camera with Xenon Flash. More will be see on whether it will create a stir like what Samsung do with the Omnia when it was launch in Singapore in 2008.