Sony Ericsson Xperia X10i


My first android phone.

Still using android 1.6 (donut), currenty using firmwire R2BA026. Schedule to get android 2.1 (eclair) is on week 38 (19-25 September 2010).

The unofficial changelog of X10i with eclair:

  • HD Video Recording with 1280×720 Pixels
  • Video recording with continuous AF( Autofocus )
  • Social Phonebook (syncs Facebook and Twitter contacts with pictures) – something like Phonebook by Voxmobili
  • 5 home screens instead of 3
  • HTML5 support for better browser experience
  • Live Wallpapers
  • Xing as new Tab in Timescape
  • Creatouch will be Pre-Installed
  • Moxier Mails upgraded with Phonebook sync Support
  • Multiple Exchange Account Support
  • Customized Lock Screen as per the Default Stock Android 2.x Lock Screen
  • Customized Launcher as per the Default stock Android 2.1 Launcher
  • Screen Resolution Upgraded to 16m colors from 64k colors
  • Timescape themes Extended System wide( Not Confirmed! Yet! )
  • General Performance Boost
  • More Fluid transitions and everything is much much snappier
  • Google Voice Search
  • Messaging is different from what it is now, infact different to Stock Android 2.1 messaging app as well. ( no details yet! )
  • Notification bar is a tad thicker.
  • System font is different to what it is now


Technical Specifications:




Display Type TFT LCD
4 inch diagonal display
Display Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (FWVGA)
65,536 colors display (16m colors after update into android 2.1)
Capacitive touchscreen
No multi-touch




Digital Camera Yes
Resolution 8.1 Megapixel max. 3280 x 2464 pixels
Video resolution 854 x 480 pixels (HD recording after update into android 2.1)
Frame rate (fps) 24
Auto focus yes
Macro Mode Yes
Image Stabiliser Yes
Flash LED
Camera-no mirror
Lens protection no


Memory and CPU


Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset QSD8250
Main processor ARM Cortex A8
Clock speed 1000 MHz
256 megabytes of RAM (fully 384MB after update into android 2.1)
Memory (internal) 1 GB
Memory (external) – MicroSD / MicroSDHC
3D engine yes




Geotagging yes
free map software Google Maps




Vibrating Alert Yes
Jack / audio jack 3.5 mm
FM Transmitter no
TV-output no
* Proximity sensor
* Digital Compass
* Position Sensor
* Light Sensor
removable formwork no
Eyelet for strap yes


Dimensions (HxWxD) 119 x 63 x 13 mm
Weight 135 grams
device colors Sensuous Black, White Luster




Google Android platform System Release 1.6 (Android 2.1 on week 38 2010)
Sony Ericsson user interface (UX) Timescape and Mediascape




* GSM1800
* GSM1900
* GSM850
* GSM900




Battery type – Li-Ion
Battery capacity 1500 mAh
max. Standby time 425 hours
max. Talk time 600 minutes

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