Sony Ericsson Announces XPERIA X8(Sony Ericsson Shakira) With Android OS

Written By Sam on 17 June 2010

Sony Ericsson unveiled its most awaited Xperia X8, the little brother of Xperia X10 at CommunicAsia 2010. Previously known as Sony Ericsson Shakira, X8 running on Android 1.6 includes many enticing features to entrance everyone. Available in five different colors – White, Dark Blue/White, Aqua Blue/White, Pink/White, and Silver/White, Sony Ericsson X8 will be launched in the Quarter 3 of this year.

According to the reports, Xperia X8 will be a great entertainment Smartphone that would extend the appeal of the Sony Ericsson Xperia collection to new market segments. Utilizing 600Mhz Processor, Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 contains impressive 4 Corner UI, 3-inch capacitive touch screen, 3.2 megapixel camera and video recording functionality, Support for Bluetooth Stereo (A2DP), Micro USB connector, barcode scanning, Wi-Fi and 2GB microSD Card with support upto 16GB. Other features of X8 includes multimedia support, 3.5mm headphone jack, YouTube or web browsing support, FM radio, Timescape, PlayNow and Android Market as well.

Key features of Sony Ericsson Xperia X8

  • One touch access to applications with four corners that provide easy one hand use
  • Customizable four corners with respect to the homescreens
  • 3-inch screen that enables users to enjoy games, video, internet and more
  • Timescape that shows all communication at a one place thus making it simpler
  • Android Market with readily available applications (thousands in number)
  • 3.2 megapixel camera
  • Support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM Radio and Play Now
  • Support for GSM GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900, UMTS HSPA 900/2100 and UMTS HSPA 800/850/1900/2100

Along with this big release in CommunicAsia 2010, Sony Ericsson also declared the upcoming software updates for its Xperia X10, X10 Mini and X10 mini pro in Q3 and it also mentioned about the additional features that will be added to its X10 in Q4 . Sony Ericsson is all set to enthrall its us, but we have to wait until Q3 in order to get a hands on experience on this rattling handset!

One Response to “Sony Ericsson Announces XPERIA X8(Sony Ericsson Shakira) With Android OS”

  1. Marin Spyres says:

    a really beautiful woman, love Shakira’s dancing

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