Sony Ericsson Z520

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The Sony Ericsson Z520 is a quad-band GSM clamshell phone released by Sony Ericsson in 2005. It is one of the first phones to use the new FastPort connector.

The Z520 is one of few Sony Ericsson phones to have funlights.

Variants[edit]

  • Z520i: International variant.
  • Z520a: American variant.
  • Z525i: International variant with PTT.
  • Z525a: American variant with PTT.

Specs[edit]

Basics[edit]

Chipset Ericsson DB2010
Platform/OS A100 platform
Display 128 x 160, TFT
Display 2 101 x 80, STN, 12-bit color
Status LED Eight blue LEDs surrounding keypad
Flash memory 16 MB accessible to user
Phonebook capacity 510
Charging and data connector FastPort
FCC ID PY7AC052011 • Z520
PY7AC052014 • Z525

Connectivity[edit]

Operating modes GSM (850/900/1800/1900)
Data GPRS
SIM size Mini SIM
IrDA Yes
Bluetooth 2.0
Bluetooth profiles BIP, DUN, FTP, HFP, HSP, HID, OPP, Sync
PC Link Sony Ericsson PC Suite

Camera[edit]

Rear camera VGA (640 x 480), fixed focus
Video Yes

Media[edit]

Supported image formats GIF, JPG, PNG, WBMP
Supported audio formats AAC, AMR, EMY, IMY, MP3, MID, WAV, WMA
Supported video formats 3GP, MP4
Speaker configuration Ear speaker and loudspeaker
Line out FastPort, stereo output
Synthesizer A100 synth
Extras MusicDJ, VideoDJ

Messaging[edit]

SMS Yes
EMS Yes
MMS Yes
Email POP3, IMAP4, SMTP

Software[edit]

Java Sony Ericsson Java Platform JP-5, MIDP 2.0

Accessories[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Z520 with notification lights illuminated in the dark