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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T) review: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T)

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And with its new Xperia X10, Sony Ericsson reveals itself as the operating system's latest stop. The rounded shape at the top is so much nicer on the ear than the metal rim of the iPhone or the plastic rim of the X10. In the box Sony Ericsson usually chucks in everything it can find into the boxes of its phones, but with the Xperia X10 things are a little more minimalist. The X10's virtual keyboard works across all applications. How they perform as a phone Sometimes it's easy to forget that we buy these devices primarily to use as a telephone. On the left spine you'll find the volume rocker and a camera shutter.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 review

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Similarly, follow for all the additional drivers. The X10 makes for a tight fit in a pants pocket, but it remains portable if you stick with a jacket pocket or purse. Just to reassure you, there will be no change to our editorial independence under this arrangement. It even was responsive at the very edges of the display. This is especially true when you compare the Xperia 10 to its arch-rival, the Moto G7 Plus, which has a swish metal and glass design, a la Samsung Galaxy S10.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 review: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

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We're also pleased that with this version of the X10, data quality is a bit better and the virtual keyboard works across all applications. Unplugging the device at 8am, my Xperia 10 was usually ready to be charged by 8-10pm following regular use as my main work and personal handset. Step 2: Right-click on the file and Run as administrator. You get three home screens that you can populate as you please with shortcuts, folders, and widgets. It's still quite lovely thanks to its rich resolution 854x480 pixels , but you'll notice the difference when you hold the X10 next to a device or the. We also liked the phone dialer, which has a simple, easy-to-use design. Given Timescape is designed for socialites, I'm surprised there's no option for more frequent updates.

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Sony Xperia 10

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The Droid hit stores months before the X10 was ever made it past the announcement stage, but it runs Android 2. There remains a great community around the Xperia X10 which is keeping the phone fresh in this age of dual-core and quad-core phones. They look vibrant without being overcooked. In short, since we first heard about it at the tail end of 2009, we've been excited to see if it can be the handset to return Sony Ericsson to the sharp end of the mobile phone game. Granted, some users may not care about Android firmware, but we can't imagine that there are a lot of them. The biggest problem with the camera is its slow shutter speed. Sony has also done a great job of ensuring that you can opt out of having most of its applications installed during the start-up process, which is something I wish more phone makers would do.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T) review: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 (AT&T)

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These updates require of the phone which has warranty implications and potentially flashing of a third-party kernel. Fortunately, price is no longer an issue now that the handset has landed in lineup. Yes, we said this about MotoBlur when we reviewed the , but the X10's busier design makes it even more overwhelming. Once done, switch off your Sony device. Not to be confused with. That makes it larger than most touch-screen phones currently on the market and we couldn't fault the rich resolution 65,536 colors; 854x480 pixels. { } Trusted xda-developer member spaarc has just released Alpha 1 of CyanogenMod 9.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 review: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

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Not to be confused with. When typing a text message you're stuck with the portrait keyboard at all times even if you tip the phone to its side. We understand any skepticism, but it's only the slightest bit gimmicky. Indeed, we were wiping it clean constantly just to see it clearly. Thankfully, the screen is otherwise pretty darned good by mid-range phone standards. The latter is a rather small, but it didn't pose a problem. To the steady beat of a drum, Google Android marches on to visit new cell phone manufacturers.

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For starters, it's stuck on Android 1. Without a doubt it's practical and pretty, but Timescape's interface is almost too complicated for its own good. The phone comes with a 4. Text input is done via a virtual keypad on the Mini and a full , , or slide-out keyboard on the X10 Mini pro. The Bottom Line The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 offers a slick, user-friendly design with a solid feature set and good call quality. In regular light, images are more than good enough for use on social media. Size, of course, does have its advantages.

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