An Overview of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro

A Closer Insight of this Ericsson Xperia Pro

A2   A4 Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro comes with a QWERTY keyboard, Is this a good alternative for text addicts and businessmen? Read our full review to find out.


The description of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro includes:

  • Snapdragon 1GHz processor
  • Android 2.3 operating system
  • 512MB RAM together with 1GB built-in storage with a microSD
  • 116mm length, 57mm width as well as 13mm thickness
  • A display of 7-inch and 480 x 854 pixels display resolution
  • It weighs 142g
  • Price of £306


  • The material of the body feels a bit plasticky.
  • Xperia Pro has a slide out keyboard. The keys are very comfortable to use, they are well-sized, well-lit and clearly distinguishable from one another.
  • Furthermore, Xperia Pro is noticeably thicker owing to the inclusion of QWERTY keyboard. For example, at a time when people are going for the more sleek phones, this one might make you stand out.
  • The keyboard is a little cramped at the top.
  • Weighing 142g it is definitely lighter than most.
  • There is a dedicated camera button on the side, which is a bit tricky to using because the keyboard sometimes slides out when we try to use it.
  • A 3.5mm headphone jack available at the top edge.
  • There are three buttons beneath the screen for Home, Menu and Back functions.
  • Xperia poly comes in three colours; black, silver and blood red.



  • For video calling, there is a VGA camera at the front.
  • The 8.1-megapixel camera sits at the back which gives high-quality snapshots.
  • Features of Geo-tagging, Touch focus, LED Flash and Face/Smile detection are also available.
  • You can capture videos at 720p.


  • The 7-inch with 480 x 854 pixels display resolution has sharp colours.
  • Moreover, Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine has again worked its wonder.
  • Video viewing and web browsing experience is good.

Ericsson Xperia Pro

Memory & Battery

  • There is 1Gb of built-in storage of which only 320MB is available for the user. While an 8GB microSD card comes with the handset to fulfil the memory needs.
  • The 1500mAh battery will easily get you through a day of heavy usage.


  • 1GHz processor along with 512MB RAM ensures smooth processing without any glitch.


  • All the basic features of Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Radio as well as microUSB port are there and working.
  • Additionally, Ericsson Xperia Pro is Flash supported so on-net video viewing is possible.
  • There are a number of third-party apps like the Office Suite, which are very useful.
  • Ericsson Xperia Pro runs Android 2.3 and has Sony Ericsson’s trademark Android skin.
  • The sound quality is amazing.

Ericsson Xperia Pro: Conclusion

Overall Xperia Pro offers a very solid package: build and design are good, the keyboard is very impressive, performance is pretty fast and the camera is up to date. Moreover, if you need a physical keyboard this handset is the one for you. Finally, Xperia Pro is perfect for typing addicts and business users.

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