The Sony Ericsson Elm and Sony Ericsson Hazel have officially announced as Sony Ericsson’s newest GreenHeart phones. Both handsets are made of recycled plastics and free from hazardous chemicals. The Hazel and Elm also feature a Walk Mate eco application, a green calculator and a low power consumption charger (called EP300 GreenHeart).
The Sony Ericsson Elm is a candybar with a curved case that features a 2.2-inch QVGA display, HSDPA connectivity, Wi-Fi, GPS, Google Maps, “10 days free weather forecast with Accuweather”, “clear voice and intelligent volume adaptation”, social networking integration (Facebook, MySpace, Twitter), push email, a 5MP autofocus camera with Led flash, a 280MB of internal memory, and a MicroSD card support. It will be available starting the first quarter of 2010 in Metal Black and Pearly Rose. Meanwhile, the Sony Ericsson Hazel is a slider phone with a 2.6-inch QVGA display. The phone will be available from Q2 2010 in Superior Black and Passionate Rouge.
Both the Elm and Hazel are splash resistant and are offered together with the Stereo Portable Handsfree HPM-60J (also part of the GreenHeart family of products). Additionally, Sony Ericsson has also announced the Bluetooth Noise Shield Handsfree VH700, which features Intelligent Voice adaptation. The Bluetooth Noise Shield Handsfree VH700 will be available starting the second quarter of 2010.