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FAQ on P900 and P910i

I started a FAQ. It's far from done, but it's a start. Anyone with suggestions please PM me or mail me, but please don't post suggestions here, it will only fill up the FAQ with rubbish!!!!!!!!

What are all the specs?
Sizes
115 x 57 x 24 inches

Networks
GSM 1900
GSM 1800
GSM 900

Features
Imaging and Messaging
Color LCD 65,536
Picture editor
Sound recorder
Picture gallery
Picture phonebook
Picture wallpaper
Backlight display
E-mail
CommuniCorder
SMS long (Text Messaging)
Themes display
QuickShare™
MMS templates
Video streaming
208x320 pixel display
MMS Video
Handwriting recognition
EMS (Enhanced Messaging)
Camera VGA
Video Clip
Screensaver
Viewfinder display
Predictive text input
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)

Entertainment
MP3 Audio
MPEG4 Video
Content Online
Polyphonic Sound 24 voices
Games Embedded
Games Download
Video player
Java
Start-up/Shutdown shows

Connectivity
Bluetooth™ wireless technology
Sync ML
Memory Stick Duo™
Infrared port
GPRS
High Speed Data
USB support
RS232 cable support
Synchronization Apple®
Synchronization PC

Internet
WAP 2.0
WAP 1.2.1
cHTML
Modem
OTA settings
WTLS

Controls
Camera button
Internet key
Menu shortcuts
Sleep mode
Jog Dial
Speed dialing
Redial
Option key
Voice Mail
Vibrating Alert
Keypad lock
SIM card lock
Touchscreen
Voice control
Status view

Organizer
Calculator
Business card exchange
Calendar
Tasks
Speaker phone
Clock
Contacts
Memory dynamic
Alarm clock
Phone book
Conference calls
PIM Sync
Call list

Performance
Standard Battery BST-15
Talk time (up to) 16 hours
Standby time (up to) 480 hours
Weight (phone + battery) 150 gr

What memory card is supported?
Memory Stick DUO only. No, normal Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro or Memory Stick DUO Pro. Memory Stick DUO maximum size is 128MB.

What are the main difference compared to the P800? Is it worth upgrading?
A lot off people ask this! Judge for yourself
http://www.clubsonyericsson.com/en/p...mparison.shtml

Can I update my firmware myself?
Yes you can! http://www.sonyericsson.com/updatese...0/frameset.htm

Can an MP3 be used as a ringtone?
Yes you can. It wasn’t possible on the P800 yet, but on the P900 it is!

What bluetooth profiles are supported?
Generic access profile, Serial port profile, Generic Object Exchange Profile, Dialup Networking Profile, Object Push Profile, Headset Profile, File Transfer Profile.

Please note that it doesn't have Handsfree profile

How do I convert a DVD to a file I can play on the P900?
There is a great, extensive tutorial here:
http://howardforums.com/showthread.php?threadid=231900

Can Outlook categories be synced?
No, unfortunately not

Does the alarm ring when the phone is not on?
No unfortunately not. If you don't want to be called or have any other gsm-activities but do want to hear the alarm, put your phone on Flight mode.

What image-size is used for pictures to fit the screen exactly?
Although the screensize in FC mode is 208x208 and FO mode is 208x320, those aren't the exact size of a background-picture since there is a statusbar and an "applicationbar" etc.

These are the exact measures
Flip close: 208x189
Flip open: 208x254

Does the P900 have profiles?
Not natively, but there is software that can fix that.
http://my-symbian.com/uiq/applicatio...Auto=818&faq=2

Can you create and edit Word and Excel files?
Once again, not natively, but once again, there is software that can fix that!
http://my-symbian.com/uiq/applicatio...Auto=491&faq=2

Does the P900 have fax capabilities
No, unfortunately not

Can you adjust the contrast of the P900's screen?
No, not gonna happen...

Any key-shortcuts?
Press and hold the “C” key on the keypad to turn on silent mode.
Press and hold the “1” key on the keypad to dial your voice-mail (if the number is set)
Press and hold the “Option” key on the keypad or press and hold the jog-dial “towards” yourself to open “Applications”
Press and hold any number key on the keypad to open "Contacts"

How can I access the service-menu?
Push your jog-dial "up" --> Press * --> Push your jog-dial "down" --> Push your jog-dial "down" again --> Press * --> Push your jog-dial "down" again --> Press *

Use at your own risk only (not that there is much risk but to be on the safe side )

Can I map the keys?
Yes, with this app you can
http://my-symbian.com/uiq/applicatio...Auto=666&faq=2

Where can I find the latest PC Suite and other software?
http://www.sonyericsson.com/spg.jsp?...s1_1&pid=10101

Can I use a full-size keyboard?
Yes. There are a few that work with the P900. The first is an infrared keyboard from ThinkOutside (known as the PocketTop, Palm Wireless Keyboard...).
Drivers for this keyboard can be found here: http://www.gootz.net/gbin/uiq/

The second one is from ThinkOutside too, it is a bluetooth keyboard with drivers supplied.
http://www.thinkoutside.com/products/stowaway-bt.html

More tips and tricks?
http://www.sonyericsson.com/spg.jsp?...s1_1&pid=10101
http://www.sonyericsson.com/spg.jsp?...s1_1&pid=10101
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