Sony Ericsson E15i Xperia X8 Price, Review, Specs

Posted on Mar 23 2011 - 2:17pm by Acwin

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (E15 / E15i / Shakira)Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 also known as Sony Ercisson E15, E15i, and Shakira. There are so many mobile used Android Operating System. Sony Ericsson E15i Xperia X8 is one of them since this mobile has used Android Dount (v1.6) operating system. Its screen size is 3 inches 16 million colors equipped with touch screen feature.

Accelerometer facility could be found in this Sony mobile, so to exchange the screen position from portrait to landscape or the opposite, you just have to change the mobile position. Taking picture could be enjoyable by using 3 megapixels camera. There are four channel photos, they are auto, beach / snow, twilight and sports, 2 camera quality mode (normal and for MMS). Video recorder has VGA 30 fps resolution.

In music player, there is an interesting feature, that is virtual button which is useful to find song, whether through YouTube or PlayNow. While in video player, you could run video with various format. Format supported by Sony Ericsson E15i Xperia X8 are mp4, H.263, H.264 and wav. This cell phone has provided with 3G / HSDPA technology, so internet browsing could be done well. Some complement feature for browsing could also get like multitab, bookmark and page zoom. There is interesting application named Timescape. By this application, we could do updating on Facebook, Twitter, Google Talk, Gmail and also YouTube. Just as we knew, mobile performance is one of the sign of quality mobile. This cell phone has reliable performance since equipped by 600 MHz processor, so you would be comfortable when running application.

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (E15 / E15i / Shakira)

Its internal data storage is 170 MB. If you still need more, you could use additional storage media (external memory). External memory used providing hotswap concept with microSD type memory card. If you want to put your memory card, you should open the rear casing first. In the right side of this cell phone, there are volume, zoom and camera / video shutter button. On the left side, there is port data / charger. While on the top side of mobile, there is port audio 3.5 mm. This Port audio has been developed if you compared it with previous mobile’s port audio. Port audio Xperia X8 has supported Hi-Fi SE MH 810 headset stereo which is said as the best headset stereo of Sony Ericsson.

Spesification

Name : Sony Ericsson X8
Other Name : Sony Ercisson E15, Sony Ercisson E15i, Sony Ercisson Shakira
Network : 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 3G HSDPA 900 / 2100, 3G HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
Dimension : 99 x 54 x 15 mm
Weight : 104 gram
Screen : TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16 million colors, 320 x 480 pixels, 3.0 inches, Scratch-
resistant surface, Accelerometer censor for UI auto-rotate, Proximity censor for auto turn-off, Timescape UI
Camera : 3.15 Megapixels, 2048 x 1536 pixels, Geo-tagging, Video VGA@30fps
Connectivity : HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, HSUPA 2 Mbps, EDGE up to 236.8 kbps, GPRS up to 85.6 kbps, Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g, Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP, MicroUSB v2.0, 3.5 mm audio jack
Memory : 128 MB internal, 168 MB RAM, MicroSD up to 16 GB external (2 GB included)
Battery : Li-Po 1200 mAh
Other features : Android OS v1.6 – upgradable to v2.1, 600 MHz ARM 11 processor, Adreno 200 GPU,
Qualcomm MSM7227 chipset

SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push email, IM, HTML browser, GPS with A-GPS support, Java (via third-party application), SNS, Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Google Talk, Facebook

Games, Digital compass, Calendar, Voice memo, Predictive text input, Data monitor, CreateTouch, WisePilot, RoadSync

Audio player (MP3 / eAAC+ / WMA / WAV), Video player (MP4 / H.263 / H.264 / WMV), Audio recorder, Video recorder, TrackID music recognition, MP3 ringtones, Stereo FM radio with RDS

Price : $214 (2011 March)
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