Released in September 2010, Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 is an Android Touchscreen smartphone from the house of Sony Ericsson. Compact in size, the smartphone weight merely a hundred grams and has a thickness of 15mm. Apart from the looks, the phone also has equally mesmerizing features as well.
Let us have an in-depth look into Sony Ericson Xperia X8.
The smartphone works on Android 2.1 Éclair and has a 600MHz MSM7227 Qualcomm processor. It has 168MB RAM to ensure that you can use multiple applications without any lags. Though the company never offered an Android Upgrade for the phone, Android Communities released their own versions of Android Fryo, Gingerbread, Ice-Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and even the latest Android KitKat for the phone. However, the smartphone required rooting for the upgradation process.
Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 has a 3 inch scratch-resistant, capacitive touch screen that supports a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels and 16M colors. The smartphone has innovative customizable corners that allow you to have an instant access to the favorite functions of the home screen of the phone.
The phone has an internal memory of 128MB and comes with a 2GB memory card. The memory is extendable up to 16GB to ensure that you can easily store all your favorite applications, games, videos and audio files.
It has a 3.15MP rear camera with features like geo-tagging, autofocus, etc. Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 doesn’t sport a front camera and cannot be used to make video calls.
It comes with a removable Li-Po 1200 mAh battery that has a standby time of 446 hours on a 2G network and 476 on 3G network. It offers a continuous talk time of 4 hours 45 minutes on 2G and up to 5 hours 40 minutes on 3G. It also allows you to play music for about 23 hours and 40 minutes.
Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 has accelerometer, compass and proximity sensors. Threaded view SMS, Email, Push Email, MMS, and IM makes it an ideal smartphone for easy communication. It also supports Java format with Java MIDP emulator. It supports WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Radio and micro USB v2.0.
A dynamic combination of stylish looks and useful features, makes this smartphone an ideal choice for any modern user. More specifications and models can be searched on the internet or you can also visit any local mobile store to know more about the device.