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Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (New Black) (New)

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (New Black) - Why we like it.

  • Affordable Android technology
  • Superb connectivity and social networking features
  • Responsive touchscreen with easy-to-navigate interface and Timescape
  • Access to the hundreds of thousands of Android

Overview of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (New Black).

The Three Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 is an Android smartphone for everyone. Despite being one of the cheapest Android phones on the market, the X8 looks and feels great in the hand, and follows the attractive design success of the X10 and X10 mini. With a fantastic range of features and a great user interface that rivals many other much more expensive Android phones, the little brother of the Xperia family from Sony Ericsson is a fantastic phone for its price.

The X8 has a 3" capacitive touchscreen with a scratch-resistant surface coating that means it will retain its factory condition responsiveness. The large screen has a high resolution which gives crisp, clear images and responds beautifully to the slightest of touches. Useful shortcut icons in the corners of the screen allow for rapid navigation to your favourite tools and features, and you can furnish your homescreens (as many of them as you want!) with widgets that are easy to arrange and view.

Like the other Xperias, the X8 sports Timescape which aggregates all your contacts and communications on one single screen and arranges them in a 3D "spine" that you can flick through with a swipe of your finger. Not only does this interface look fantastic and respond really well, it's also incredibly useful for keeping on top of your social life. The Android marketplace is growing larger every day; with hundreds of thousands of apps and a huge selection of music and videos available at Mediascape you'll be pleased that you can expand the X8's memory to 16GB with a microSD card. Some other standard pre-installed apps included are Google Maps, Gmail and YouTube.

Overall 3's Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 is well worth the low price tag. A suitably powerful and advanced touchscreen phone with a nice display, great features, reliable performance and, most importantly, all the joy of smartphone social networking and super-connectivity at a very affordable price.

Specifications for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (New Black).

Size and Weight
Dimensions (H x W x D) 99 x 54 x 15 mm
Weight (grams) 104
 
Display
Display Resolution 320 x 480
Display Size 3.0"
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colour Depth True Colour - 16 Million Colours (24 bit)
 
Camera
Display Pixel Count 3.2 megapixels
Primary Camera resolution 2048 x 1536
Primary Camera max. video resolution Yes   VGA (640x480)
Secondary Camera No   None
Primary Camera Flash No   None
 
Memory and Software
Processor 600 MHz
Internal memory 128MB
Memory card slot Yes   microSD up to 16GB
 
Battery
Max. talk time Up to 6 hours
 
Music and Video
Radio Yes   Stereo FM radio with RDS
 
Connectivity
3G Yes   HSDPA
Bluetooth Yes   2.1 with A2DP
Email Yes  
4G No   None
Connector Yes   Micro USB 2.0
GPS Yes   A-GPS
Wi-Fi Yes   802.11 b/g
 
Features
Accelerometer Yes  

User Reviews for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (New Black).

- Hull
5 stars
July 2011
It's a great phone easy to manage,great internet,lovely camera,so easy to take photos and videos the music player is good too.
- S
5 stars
May 2011
Great phone. Was anti smart phones until I was convinced to get this one as a replacement for my old sony ericsson walkman phone and it hasn't disappointed! Forget iPhones and blackberrys, this is great!
- london(england)
5 stars
April 2011
I LOVE THIS PHONE SO CHEAP AND REAALY EASY TO USE HAS INTERNET,IS SMALL SO ITS EASY TO CAARY AROUND AND ALWAYS FITS IN UR POCKETS EASY TO HANDLE EASY TO TEXT!!! IT HAS LOADS OFF APPLICATIONS AND ALL I CAN SAY IS ITS THE BEST!!! XX
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