Sony Ericsson T250

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The Sony Ericsson T250 (codenamed Olga) is a low-end candybar phone announced and released in May 2007.

It was one of the cheapest Sony Ericsson phones sold and comes in Aluminum Silver and Aluminum Black. The T250 was praised for its premium metal finish, which is generally associated with higher end devices, and it won the iF Design Award for 2008.[1]

Variants

  • T250i - International version
  • T250c - Chinese version
  • T250a - American version
  • T270 - Variation which lacks a camera and infrared but features Bluetooth and Java. Announced in January 2008 and released the same year, codenamed Angelika
    • T270i - International version of the T270
    • T270a - American version of the T270
  • T280 - Variation of the T270 and the T250 with upgraded camera (1.3 megapixel), codenamed Angelina
    • T280i - International version of the T280
    • T280a - American version of the T280

Specs

Basics

T250
HW Platform/ChipsetS1 Locosto
SW Platform/OSSagem ODM platform
Display 128 x 160, TFT, 65K colour
Physical display size1.7"
Flash memory2MB (T250)
10MB (T270 and T280)
Memory card slotNone
Phonebook capacity300
Charging and data connectorFastPort
Retail price€50 (T250)
€120 (T270)
€60 (T280)

Connectivity

T250
Operating modesGSM 900/1800 (T250i, T250c, T270i & T280i)
GSM 850/1900 (T250a, T270a & T280a)
DataGPRS
IrDAYes (T250)
BluetoothYes (T270 & T280)

Input

T250
Input methods12-key keypad with T9
Soft keysTwo on left and right
Side keysVolume rocker

Media

T250
Rear camera0.3MP (T250)
1.3MP (T280)
Video recordingNo
Supported image formatsBMP, JPG
Supported sound formatsMID, MP3
Supported video formatsMP4, 3GP
Line outFastPort
FM radioStereo FM radio with RDS support

Messaging

T250
SMSYes
MMSYes

Software

T250
JavaYes, MIDP 2.0 (T270 & T280)

Accessories

Batteries

Chargers

Other accessories

References