Sony Ericsson has launched its latest addition to its line-up of Walkman-branded mobile music phones.

The new model, called the W810 Walkman Phone will come with Quad-band Edge connectivity for world-wide coverage, a 2 megapixel AutoFocus Camera and Removable Memory.

Like previous models the latest Walkman phone comes with a 512MB removable Memory Stick card, which can be upgraded to 2GB currently available in retail outlets, allowing consumers to store a wealth of music tracks, photos, video and other multimedia files on the phone.

The phone comes complete with quality HPM-70 stereo headphones which feature a standard 3.5mm headphone jack for personal customisation.

"Since the launch of the W800 flagship Walkman phone in August this year, consumers across the world have been embracing the concept of the mobile phone as a credible digital music player. The W810 strengthens our music phone line-up with the addition of dedicated music buttons on the front of the phone and an expanded choice of how users upload music to the phone", said Miles Flint, president for Sony Ericsson.

The Sony Ericsson W810 is a Quad-band EDGE phone available in Satin Black and starts shipping globally end Q1 2006.