added two new handsets and a Bluetooth handsfree unit to the
GreenHeart portfolio. The new Sony Ericsson Elm phone, the Sony Ericsson Hazel
phone, and the VH700 all use recycled plastics, are free from hazardous
chemicals, use a low power consumption charger, and feature minimized
The GreenHeart project is designed to help Sony Ericsson reduce
its CO2 emissions by 20% by 2015. Sony Ericsson hopes to make all of its
accessories 100% GreenHeart compliant by 2011.
Sony Ericsson Elm
The Sony Ericsson Elm and Sony Ericsson Hazel phones
feature a 5
megapixel camera, noise shield technology, and the ability to back up your
personal information over the air on Sonyericsson.com. The phones also provide
easy access to social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter. Both
phones work with Google Search, Google Maps, and Wisepilot and provide turn-by-turn
navigation with aGPS.
“The Sony Ericsson Elm and the Sony Ericsson Hazel phones
offer consumers a green choice without compromising on features or fun. These
mobile phones also give consumers a better voice quality experience with Noise
Shield, Clear Voice and Intelligent Volume Adaptation. Both phones offer an
easy-to-use social networking experience featuring the Widget Manager
application, which allows users access to their social networking page via the
stand-by screen and quickly switch between different social networks.” said
Fortuné Alexander, Global Marketing Director at Sony Ericsson.
Sony Ericsson Hazel
The Bluetooth Noise Shield Handsfree VH700 offers dual microphone
Noise Shield technology to help eliminate background noise. Thanks to
Intelligent Voice adaptation, Sony Ericsson claims you'll hear every word
everywhere you go. The unit can connect to two phones simultaneously.
The Elm and the Hazel support GSM/GPRS/EDGE
850/900/1800/1900 and HSPA 2100/900. The Sony Ericsson Elm phone will come in
Metal Black and Pearly Rose in the first quarter of next year. The Sony
Ericsson Hazel will be available in Superior Black and Passionate Rouge
finishes in the second quarter. Pricing has not yet been announced.
The Bluetooth Noise Shield Handsfree VH700 will be available
in Black, Silver/White, Pink/White, and Red/White in the second quarter.
Bluetooth Noise Shield Handsfree VH700