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Sony Xperia X10

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5248 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the size and camera. The screen and design are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the text input and reliability. Comments are divided on the reception.

usability, design, screen, camera, size

battery, features, reliability, text input

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia X10 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Xperia X10

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 387 user reviews of Sony Xperia X10 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Mobile Phones on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, battery, camera, screen, portability

features, reception

70% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro with Sim FreeSony Ericsson Xperia X10 Sim Free Mobile Phone - BlackSony Ericsson Xperia Pro Sim Free Mobile Phone - Black

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony Xperia X10

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 494 user reviews of Sony Xperia X10 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com.

usability, camera, size, screen, design

features, reliability

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Mini Pro (U20i) Unlocked GSM Android Smartphone with 5 MP Camera, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Touchscreen, QWERTY Keyboard--InternationSony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Mini E10i Unlocked Smartphone with 5 MP Camera, Android OS, GPS, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth--International Version with Warranty (BlSony Ericsson U20a Xperia Mini Pro Unlocked Phone--U.S. Warranty (Black)

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro Android Mobile

 

Just about a month ago, we took a look at the Sony Xperia X10 Mini. Although the phone boasted of some really nifty features, that too for a smartphone of its size, it did fall short of a few expectations. The Xperia X10 mini pro, which was only...

We feel that this phone is a great buy and has a definite 1 UP over the X10 Mini simply thanks to a more convenient QWERTY Keypad. In addition to this the great battery life makes this phone a winner with us. Sony has done a great job with integrating...

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini

 

As far as fun phones go, with the Xperia X10 Mini there's never a dull moment. It's petite and ready to party. Take a closer look. Form Factor Here's what I liked - it's small and easy to operate with just one, hand and comfortable to hold thanks to...

The price tag on the X10 Mini is Rs. 16475, which may seem a little steep, but for all this handset has to offer, it really isn't. If you’re looking for a handset that does everything, is easy to use and is as cute as button, you can’t go wrong with...

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

 

These days it's not merely how speedy a mobile's OS is or how well the handset is designed that could make or break its sale. The user interface plays a very very significant role in determining just how good a mobile handset really is for the money...

The X10 comes with price tag of Rs. 35,795 (MRP), which is a little over priced in my opinion. With handsets like the Legend and the MILESTONE priced so much less than the X10, it’s going to have a really tough time gaining a foothold. While it does...

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 (Android 2.1) review: Eclairs for dinner

 

With a large high-res screen, a Snapdragon CPU and ample amount of RAM the XPERIA X10 is nothing short of the top-end Android smartphones currently on the market. However its outdated Android version was holding it back and it found it hard to compete...

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 for AT&T review

 

We've already published a pretty exhaustive review of Sony Ericsson's Xperia X10 some five months ago, but it's taken until this month for it to reach

Large display ; Good camera ; Comfortable to hold

Runs Android 1.6, no upgrade for a while ; Custom UI still lags, no multitouch ; Too pricey given competition

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Sony's Newest Android Phone Is a High Dose of Can-...

 

With the kinks ironed out of early versions of its latest smartphone and custom Android skin, Sony Ericsson's Xperia X10 finally reveals itself to be a

Nice camera, even including face recognition and a variety of camera modes. Impressive audio quality and loudness, if you're one of those people that still talks on his phone

Troubling data entry problems. Sony skin can get overwhelmed for heavy Facebookers and Twitter friends. Ancient Android version (1.6) installed. Still suffers from a few performance stutters here and there

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T)

 

Excellent camera ; Attractive design

Slow performance ; No multitouch

The Xperia X10 impresses with a slick design and a great camera, but its lack of multitouch and its adoption of an outdated version of the Android OS prevent it from challenging other high-end Android phones for best in show.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T)

 

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 has a user-friendly design with a brilliant display. The feature set is generous, the internal performance is fast, and call and data quality are satisfactory.

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 runs Android OS 1.6. The Timescape application has its faults, and you must use a third-party app for Outlook calendar syncing.

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 offers a slick, user-friendly design with a solid feature set and good call quality. We lament, however, that the device is stuck on Android 1.6.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Review

 

On paper, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 sounds like a good deal at $149. It has specs that rival higher priced phones, including a 4-inch display and 1-GHz processor, and the Mediascape and Timescape apps add some real utility and entertainment value to...

Large 4-inch display, Sharp 8.1-MP camera, Fun Timescape app aggregates social updates, Mediascape app organizes music, photos, and videos

Lacks multitouch, Noticeable lag, Outdated Android 1.6 OS, No HD video capture

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro - silver

 

Editors' note: Portions of this review were taken from our Xperia X10 Mini review since both phones share the same features. We will, however, detail the X10 Mini Pro's design and performance differences.

The Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro offers a lot of features for its size. It has an attractive user interface and a comfortable keyboard

The Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro lacks camera-editing options, and its small size can hamper usability. It's stuck on Android 1.6, and its volume level is rather low

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro is still too small for a full-fledged Android smartphone, but the added physical keyboard greatly improves usability.

Product Specifications

Holiday memories. An impromptu dance party. Record video in HD quality or click away with the 8.1 megapixel camera. Marvel at your shots on the 4” touchscreen. Then check out Facebook and share your favourites. Your Xperia X10 smartphone is ready to be loaded with apps. Browse over 200,000 on Android Market. Travel, news, games. It’s all there waiting.

Camera

Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Swivel Camera: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:640 x 480 (VGA) / WVGA

Configuration

Audio Formats : Yes
Audio Playback: Yes
AUDIOFORMATS: Yes
Dual SIM Card: No
GPS Receiver:Built-in
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio:FM Radio / No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: Yes
MP3 Playback: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen / Touchscreen + QWERTY
Video Client: Yes
XHTML Browser: Yes

Connectivity

A2DP: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Infrared Interface: No
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB: Yes
WiFi Data Exchange: Yes

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSCSD: No
HSDPA: Yes
Technology:GSM/PCN / WCDMA (UMTS)

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:16 Millions / 16 Mio / 65.536
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Bar / Slider
EASY USE PHONE: No
Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Multi Band:Quad Band
Operating System:Android
Operator:3 / EE / MVNO / O2 / Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Talk mobile / Tesco MB / Virgin / Vodafone
Product Type:Mobile Phone / Smartphone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push email: Yes
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