The Good Elegant design; straightforward user interface; solid lens cover; good support for podcasts and news feeds; built-in Google Maps.
The Bad No proper flash; tightly spaced, small keys; no standard headphone jack or adaptor; requires a memory card to be bought separately.
The Bottom Line The Sony Ericsson C510 Cyber-shot represents a good antidote to the feature bloat that's seen the size of handsets increase and battery life fall. The photo quality doesn't live up to the Cyber-shot name, but the C510's good selection of features makes it a worthwhile handset -- as long as you have small fingers
Sony Ericsson C510 Cyber-shot
The C510 is not exactly the martini-sipping, lady-loving 007 of the Sony Ericsson Cyber-shot range, but it's a solid 006. While it's not particularly flashy, you could take it to the ambassador's party without being embarrassed, and it's got your back when you need it, with a good range of features.
It's Sony Ericsson's first phone with face-detection technology, but the C510 isn't about innovation. The C510 is a good all-round camera phone that aims to bring Cyber-shot picture quality to the masses.
SIM-free it'll cost you about £180, but you should be able to pick it up for free on a contract soon.
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