Sony Ericsson Announces Xperia X10 and Launches Satio, Aino and Yari in India
Sony Ericsson has finally removed the veil surrounding Xperia X10 (previously dubbed X3). Xperia X10 will be Sony Ericsson’s first Android based handset. SE has revealed that X10 will be the flagship phone in a family of Android handsets which it expects to launch during the first half of 2010. Xperia X10 itself is expected to launch in Q1 2010.
Official specifications of Sony Ericsson Xperia X10
Size: 119 x 63 x 13 mm
Weight: 135 grams
Phone memory: Up to 1 GB
Memory card support: microSD™
Memory card included: 8 GB
Operating system: Google™ Android Donut, version 1.6
Processor: 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™ QSD8250
Screen: 262,144 colour TFT scratch resistant touchscreen – 4.0 inches with resolution of 480 x 854 pixels (WVGA)
Camera: 8.1 megapixel camera with Auto focus, Intelligent face recognition, Geo tagging, Image and video stabilizer, Photo and video light, Send to web (photo and video upload), Smile detection and Touch focus.
Connectivity: 3.5 mm audio jack, Bluetooth™ technology, Micro USB connector, Synchronisation, USB support and Wi-Fi™
Full specifications including a list of preloaded applications is available here.
One of the main highlights of Xperia X10 is the Rachael interface (now dubbed UX – user eXperience). Timescape and Mediascape makes managing your social stream and media effortless. Check out the leaked Rachael interface videos to get an idea.
Rachael Interface (UX)
Xperia X10 Mediascape Video
Xperia X10 Timescape Video
XPERIA X10 Promo Video
Indian Prices for Sony Ericsson Satio, Aino and Yari
Sony Ericsson has also launched Satio, Aino and Yari in India. Check out earlier coverage for more information on these three models. In one line, Satio is the widescreen wonder with a jaw dropping 12.1 megapixel camera. Yari is SE’s gaming phone whose claim to fame is gesture based gaming. Aino is the multimedia powerhouse which includes Media Go and Remote Play (PS3 integration). The Indian launch price for Satio, Aino and Yari isr Rs. 35,950/-, Rs. 28,950/- and Rs. 16,950/- respectively. However, these phones may be available at slightly lesser prices in the market.