Sony Ericsson Xperia X8

Sony Ericsson Xperia X8
  • 3.0" 320x480 pixels
  • 3MP 480p
  • 168MB RAM Snapdragon S1
  • 1200mAh Li-Po
Released 2010, September 104g, 15mm thickness Android 1.6, up to 2.1 128MB 168MB RAM storage, microSDHC slot
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Previously rumored as Sony Ericsson Shakira

Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/2 Mbps
Announced 2010, June. Released 2010, September
Status Discontinued
Dimensions 99 x 54 x 15 mm (3.90 x 2.13 x 0.59 in)
Weight 104 g (3.67 oz)
Type TFT
Size 3.0 inches, 26.8 cm2 (~50.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels, 3:2 ratio (~192 ppi density)
Protection Scratch-resistant glass
 Timescape UI
OS Android 1.6 (Donut), upgradable to 2.1 (Eclair)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM7227 Snapdragon S1
CPU 600 MHz ARM 11
GPU Adreno 200
Card slot microSDHC (dedicated slot), 2 GB included
Internal 128MB 168MB RAM
Main Camera
Single 3.15 MP
Video 480p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
USB microUSB 2.0
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Browser HTML
Type Removable Li-Po 1200 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 446 h (2G) / Up to 476 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 4 h 45 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 40 min (3G)
Music play Up to 23 h 40 min
Colors White, Dark Blue/ White, Aqua Blue/ White, Pink/ White, Silver/ White
SAR 0.76 W/kg (head)     0.68 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.84 W/kg (head)    
Price About 100 EUR
Camera Photo
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 69dB
Audio quality Noise -75.6dB / Crosstalk -70.7dB

User opinions and reviews

  • Mac2006

I have this phone until now. It is still in working condition, have some minor scratch. The battery have not replaced before. Now I keep it in my cabinet. I still remember, my mainly used phone (iPhone 4s) is stolen. I use back my old X8 as my main p...

  • IAN Samoei KE.

Sony Ericsson xperia X8 reminds me of my 1st vivid memories n experience of a smartphone.. It was way ahead of its time... Esp Design wise, usability. N just consumer appeal... The Timescape mode was the best of the very best..

  • Max3D

I have it for 9 years, have been a backup phone since it can no longer support latest apps. If any of my expensive smartphone going down i'm using this phone for basic call and sms. This phone tough like tank and amazingly the battery still runs exc...


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