The Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 White has a four-corner home screen which allows you to customise the home screen with four icon shortcuts to the most desired places or applications you need to visit straight form the starting point of your handset. It also provides entertainment with a music player and radio, as well as a 3.2 megapixel camera for videos and photo shots.
The handset provides a great Music Player for entertainment along with an FM stereo radio featuring RDS support. There is also a PlayNow application offering further music for you to download to your collection. Another application, TrackID allows you to simply record a few seconds of live music and then finds the music track and returns the information to you, making a download possible. In order to listen to your music, the handset features Bluetooth connectivity with the A2DP wireless stereo headset profile along with a standard audio jack 3.5mm for headphones. Other connectivity is offered through the USB support.
The Xperia X8 White has a 3.2 megapixel camera for video recording and image capture which can be instantly shared through the integrated social networking including a Facebook application and Twitter for Timescape which offers all contacts and their updates and details in one place. Messaging offered includes chat style text messaging, aided by predictive text input; along with multimedia messaging, instant messaging and multiple email accounts which can be configured to other email service providers or personal domains. There is also support for Exchange mail server with ActiveSync.
The handset runs the Android operating system and provides a simple touch user interface through the 3 inch display. The user interface is easy to use and navigation around the phone is simple, while you can achieve fast text input with the on-screen QWERTY keypad offered. The phone has an integrated aGPS offering Google Maps for route planning and directions. There is also the Wisepilot application which provides turn by turn navigation from A to B.
The Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 White allows you to combine entertainment with messaging and social networks while also providing email and essentials for business or other productive use. It also has a great camera for taking pictures or video recording as you go, which includes instant sending features allowing you to easily share media with contacts. The simple touch interface combines with the power of the operating system to offer a highly capable handset with plenty for every user. BOLA TANGKAS