Sony Ericsson India has official announced the launch of Live with Walkman in the country today. This smartphone is available in the market for INR 14,549. SE is also bundling a free premium headset along with the usual headset with every purchase.
Already selling in the Indian market for quite some time, Live with Walkman features a 1GHz processor, Android 2.3, 3.2 inch display, 5MP rear camera and front camera. It is also scheduled to get the Android 4.0 update in the future.
“Sony Ericsson has a long tradition of providing innovative music phones on the move and ‘Live with Walkman’ is yet another blockbuster in the long line of this exquisite legacy. We are proud of our association with Aircel & Sony Music and through this collaboration, Sony Ericsson is enabling users to access the music on the new fully loaded Live with Walkman™ smartphone. With content from Sony Music and upto 2GB downloadable data for free, consumers can not only access music content, but also share this with their friends,” said P. Balaji, Managing Director – India, Sony Ericsson, in a statement.
Company has also tied up with Aircel to provide 2GB of mobile data free for one month as well as 3 hours of mobile TV. Along with this, on a recharge of Rs. 295 per month, Aircel 3G users can enjoy the benefits of 500 local minutes of calling (Aircel to Aircel), 1000 SMS (local and national), and download of 2050 MB. Those in the Aircel 2G circles will enjoy 600 local minutes of calling (from Aircel to all operators), and the same SMS and data benefits that the 3G users get.
To remind you, it is the second Walkman series Android phone to be released in the country, first was Sony Ericsson W8.