Might be this is the longest Smartphone on the matter of waiting time from announced date to the released date time. Yes, as long as we knew, this Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro already announced from February 2011 and had been recently released by this October 2011. It’s almost 8 months! The phone that known as Sony Ericsson MK16i (the series name for Xperia Pro / SE XP. By this it can be called as Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i) uses side slider form factor with four row Qwerty Keyboard–The “Pro” term on SE Xperia Pro refer to this physical Qwerty Keyboard.
We are here to delivery the User Guide and also the Technical Specifications of this SE XPro, let begin with the Tech Specs first. If you knew the design of Sony Ericsson Xperia mini Pro and you can compare it side by side with this Xperia Pro, you’ll notice that the design looks both of this “Pro” is exactly the same, except for the dimension size.
This is the exact size belong to this Xperia pro, 120.0 × 57.0 × 13.7 in milimeter aka mm or 4.7 × 2.2 × 0.5 in inches and has 142 grams (about 5 ounces) on the weight. The 13.7 mm thickness seems good enough for a Slider Smartphone with Pysical keyboard. Although the picture that we gave you above only shown on of the colors casing of SE Xperia Pro, actually it available for 3 colors chooser: Black, Silver and Read colors.
Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide Resume
Performing quick reading on the User Guide / User Manual (UG/UM) of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i, we concluded that the elaborations tutorial and guideline on the UG / UM PDF is quite simple and fast. Not much on details explanation but to the point on how to do “the things”. There is no Quick Start Guide for this Phone.
Here are some examples. On the page 60 that discussing how you can works with Wi-Fi, the tutorial would help you by step by step instruction (even it uses numbering) how you can turn on the Wi-Fi, connect it to network, connect it manually, enable Wi-Fi network notifications, add Wi-Fi sleep policy and its been shown by only on 2 pages with short and simple guidance.
Another simple explanation can be found on “Getting to know your phone” chapter. One of this content is shown just like the picture that we gave you above. Without any elaboration or descriptions of each keys and parts functions, the tutorial on the User Guide of SE Xpro only consist the scheme and explanation where the keys and parts are placed, just like the picture above (although we already re-arranged). Separated by page 11 and page 12 would make the understanding of this layout and body part’s is quite hard (not likes the picture above). We recommend you to use our picture above instead of the tutorial on the PDF User Manual of SE XPro.
If you like to connect your SE Xperia Pro to a Computer or Laptop (windows OS base), it’s a must that you need to Install the PC Companion for Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro. If you don’t have it please download from this link (PC Companion version 2.01.217 English version about 25.6MB, others language or if it can’t be downloaded, please visit the official page at here). Furthermore, you can read the details tutorial on page 95 of the UG of SE Xpro.
More? OK, just read the overview content of the UG under “Content” Tab sections, or you can read it on “Read Online” Tab. From learning to pair the bluetooth, using GPS, Google Maps, or get turn by turn spoken Navigation (getting direction), tutorial copying the media files to memory card, using the Camera to take photo, set alarm clock, setting the language and time, and many more.
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Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Tech Specifications
For data networks frequency, th SE XPro capable to runs under GSM Technology (don’t know yet whether it also supports CDMA) for GSM quad band 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 Mhz and for MK16i uses UMTS / HSPA 900 / 2100 and for the US version aka North America with MK16a (just guessing), it uses UMTS/ HSPA 800 / 850 / 1900 / 2100 Mhz frequency. For HSDPA supports for 7.2Mbps usage and for HSUPA it can be used up to 5.76Mbps.
SE Xpro is a GreenHeart phone, that means it is an eco-friendly gadget: Mad from recycled plastics, power less consumsion charger, eManual withouth need any paper, and small package box.
The Hardware and Software. Xperia means Android. That is. Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro runs on Android Operating System and it been used the Android Gingerbread aka Android v2.3 (version 2.3). Along with 512MB RAM, this Android Gingerbread OS also armored with 1GHz Processor Speed uses Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon chipset. It has 1GB built in internal memory with up to 320MB user memory available, which can be expanded using microSD exernal storage memory up to 32GB and it already 8GB included with the package box.
The Touchscreen Display. SE XPro designed with 3.7 inches diagonal display diameter, which manufactured by using LED-Backlit LCD Capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 854 pixels resolution. This HVGA (Half VGA) resolution in 3.7″ touchscreen display has about 266 ppi pixel density. Another features? Accelerometer sensor, Proximity Sensor for Auto rotation orientation and turn off the screen automatically while close to ears / objects, Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine for best smooth and clear view on the screen, and scratch resistant surface with Gorilla Glass (defend from any scrape material even metal), supports multi-touch input method and of course installed with special User Interface for Android OS by SE, the Timescape UI.
The Multimedia. Dual camera; 8 Megapixel on the rear and VGA camera on the front. The 8MP Camera assisted with LED Flash light and supports for geo-tagging (has GPS with A-GPS support), auto focus, touch focus, face detection and smile detection, Digital Zoom, HD Video recording up to 720p@30fps with continuous autofocus and video light. VGA front facing camera usually uses as an Camera for Video Calling. Another Multimedia features including Stereo FM Radio with RDS, HDMI port, Audio Music Player and Video Player for MP4, MP3, WMA, WMV, H.264, eAAC+, WAV, 3D Games, YouTube and many more.
Connectivity Features: Bluetooth version 2.1, microUSB v2.0, Wi-Fi WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Portable Hotspot. For Battery, it uses Li-Po 1500 mAh. Other Apps: Facebook inside Xperia version 2, Twitter with Timescape intergration, Google Talk, Noise Shield, Motion Gaming, Google Search, Android Market, Google Maps, Google Mail, Document Editor and Reader with Office Suite Pro (word, excel, pdf, powerpoint), Type and Send to create and send a message straight directly form Homescreen, NeoReader barcode scanner, Google Sync, and more. Need to know the official site for further reading? Visit here.
Table of Contents of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide
Android what and why
Getting to know your phone
Sony Ericsson Timescape
Getting started with Android Market
Connecting to wireless networks
Taking photos and recording videos
Viewing your photos and videos in Gallery
Bluetooth wireless technology
Connecting your phone to a computer
Connecting your phone to a TV set
Locking and protecting your phone
Updating your phone
Phone settings overview
Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide PDF Download
The figure below is a tutorial on how you can assemble the phone body with others parts of the Smarphone. Such as how you can insert the SIM card or install the microSD 8GB included external memory card (and remove it), how you can turn on / power on the phone and before all of those, how you can open the back cover casing battery in order to know where the SIM card slot, microSD slot and battery compartment. See page 8 to find more instructional guidelines.
We gave you about 5 differences (language) of User Guide of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro. Hope it would give you the best in the matter on Understanding your Xpro. If you familiar with English, just download the English one, but if you are a French, or Italian, download the French one or Italian one. Be wise dan Enjoy!
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: English | Page: 117 | PDF Size: 6.53MB
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: Spanish | Page: 123 | PDF Size: 6.62MB
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: French | Page: 123 | PDF Size: 6.56MB
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: Germany | Page: 123 | PDF Size: 6.56MB
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: Deutsch | Page: 123 | PDF Size: 6.56MB
- Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro MK16i Manual Extended User Guide | Language: Italian | Page: 121 | PDF Size: 6.55MB