Sony Ericsson Xperia X8

Last updated: Nov 16th, 2010.

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 is a mid-range entry that birdges the gap between the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini and the Xperia X10. Likewise, the size of the device falls between the two with a 3.0-inch screen. You also get a 600MHz CPU, a 3.15MP camera, and a full Android experience that includes web browsing, messaging, and multimedia playback. 

Sony Ericsson focuses on style with the availability of several color schemes to choose from, including white, dark blue, aqua blue, pink, and silver. SE's custom user interface is qually as stylish. The Xperia XP didn't see the widest of releases, but provides a solid addition to Sony Ericsson's lineup of Android phones.

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Xperia Range Receiving Maintenance Upgrades

Sony Ericsson has announced that their current range of Xperia products – namely the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, X10 Mini, X10 Mini Pro, and the X8 – will be receiving maintenance upgrades to fix bugs and add new features. (Sorry folks: no Froyo for you.) The update will add Arabic, Hebrew, Farsi, and Thai languages, …

Sony Ericsson X8 is Drenched in Black

We’ve seen this thing in white before, but apparently Sony Ericsson has a black version of the Xperia X8 out there waiting to be released, but we haven’t heard any official word on its release. A few official press shots have shown up –  as well as a demo video – and that’s pretty much …

Sony Ericsson UK Publishes Xperia X8 Promo Video

It was first rumored as the Sony Ericsson Shakira but has since been made official and unboxed as the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8. Even after the name change, you can see the X8 shakin’ it’s thing in this promo/music video: That video was just published yesterday by Sony Ericsson UK. For those interested in the …

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 Gets a Proper Video Unboxing

Sony Ericsson enthusiasts SE-First are apparently the “first” to get their hands on the final retail packaging of the Xperia X8 and they treat us to a nice unboxing showing everything that comes with the phone. Everything here is no surprise as the phone itself can be described as an X10 Mini with a slightly …

Xperia X8 to cost Less than $300 in the US?

We’ve not received much word on the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 – the device once known as the “Shakira” – since SE made their official unveiling, but following yesterday’s FCC approval, new rumors suggest that this phone will be priced to sell: less than $300 without subsidy. It’s clear that this phone was not meant …

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 User Manual Outed by the FCC

We don’t hear much about the Xperia X8 – the phone once said to be called the Shakira – but today a user guide for the latest device in the Xperia line has popped up, courtesy of the FCC. If you’re an Android fan, most of the stuff here will already seem elementary to you, …

A Family of Sony Ericsson Android Phones: X8 Gets Its Own Hands-On Video

The Sony Ericsson family of Android phones continues to grow month by month, and the latest addition to their line of Xperia products is no exception to the consistency we’ve seen from them. The Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 – a phone that was once codenamed “Shakira” goes hands-on in this video by SE-First.It was sized …