Sony Ericsson Idou is now Satio

28. May 2009 at 22:12

Today, at an event in London, Sony Ericsson launched the Satio aka the Idou. In February, at the Mobile World Congress, Sony Ericsson announced a concept called Idou which has been officially launched today as the Satio. It runs on S60 5th Edition, features a superb 12.1 megapixel camera with Xenon Flash, 3.5” touch-screen, WiFi and much more. We can expect it in shops in Q4 of this year.

Produktfoto von Sony Ericsson


  • True 16:9, 3.5 inch widescreen – feast your eyes on movies
  • Express yourself through images – 12.1 megapixel camera, intuitive touch focus, Xenon flash and face and smile detection
  • Web albums with messages – talk through pictures and share your experiences
  • Intuitive full touch media menu – tap directly into your favourites, from web pages to pictures and media files
  • Symbian Foundation operating system – thousands of applications available online
  • Music player – play your tunes loud and proud
  • 12.1 megapixel camera, BestPic™, Face detection, Photo fix, Red eye reduction, Smile detection, Touch focus, Video light, Video recording, Xenon flash
  • PlayNow™ music player, Track ID
  • Conversations app
  • Email, Exchange ActiveSync™, Handwriting recognition, Instant messaging
  • Gesture control
  • S60 5th edition Symbian™ OS
  • HD and 3D games
  • Facebook™ application
  • YouTube™
  • TV out
  • WiFi™
  • Document editors
  • Google Maps™
  • Turn-by-turn navigation
  • 8GB Memory card included
  • Size: 112 x 55 x 13.3 mm
  • Weight: 126 grams
  • Colours: Black, Silver and Bordeaux
  • Resolution: 640 x 360 pixels
  • Size: 3.5 inches
  • Phone memory: 128 MB
  • Memory Card Support: SanDisk microSD™

Availability and versions

  • GSM GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
  • UMTS HSDPA 2100

or (Satio(a))

  • GSM GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
  • UMTS HSPA 850/1900/2100
  • Available in selected markets from early Q4 2009.

Source: AAS