Category: Imaging

  • Qik for Android gets 480p video support on Xperia X10

    The video recording/sharing application, Qik for Android, has recently been updated. The new version (0.1.93) includes, among a number of bug fixes, 480p (800 x 480) video support for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10. For those that haven’t tried it, Qik is a superb app that allows you to share video around you with any […]

  • Face recognition feature showed off on Xperia X10 [Video]

    Over the last few years as camera phones have matured there has been a natural migration of technologies from the point-and-shoot to the phone. The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 is already shaping up to one of the most impressive Android imaging devices and now the guys over at the SE Product Blog have shown off […]

  • Google Goggles and other apps demoed on the Xperia X10 [Video]

    One of the great things about an Android smartphone is the quality of apps on offer, none more important than those from Google itself. Rog from SE-First was lucky enough to be spending Christmas in New York and even luckier to have the Xperia X10 handset on him. He has shot a number of different […]

  • Xperia X10 user manual uncovered

    The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 handset is not due to land until Q1 2010, however a draft manual has been unearthed from those helpful guys at the FCC. It’s more of a user guide than a fully fledged manual but it still covers 40 pages of the phones features. We’ve painstakingly attached each page for […]

  • Xperia X10 previewed by PhoneArena [Video]

    The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 has received another preview, this time from PhoneArena who also posted their impressions in a video. Overall they were quite positive on the handset saying that if it were to be released on the market today it would be a “smashing hit”. They praised the great design and UI as […]

  • Xperia X10 previewed by GSM Arena

    Following on from their brief photo/video sample tease yesterday, GSM Arena has released its full preview of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 smartphone. They came away with positive impressions and feel that the Android handset is full of potential. The powerful hardware and 4-inch screen will enable it to stand up to the competition early […]

  • More Xperia X10 photo & video samples

    We have already seen some examples of the photo/video capabilities of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10. However, we now have some more, courtesy of The 8.1MP camera was tested and we present the results below. The picture quality looks very good, with excellent contrast. We have also attached a sample video shot in WVGA […]

  • More impressions of the Xperia X10

    Michell Bak from se-blog attended a Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 press event and posted his impressions. There were a few interesting facts that were worth pointing out. For one I didn’t realize that you can choose to set the original Android as your default home screen or you can use Sony Ericsson’s Timescape application. The […]

  • Xperia X10 face recognition technology shown off

    The Xperia X10 uses face recognition technology that enables you to easily identify and call friends/family from your photos. Check out the video below where Tamotsu Yamamoto demonstrates this feature in action.

  • Stunning low-light shots taken with the Xperia X10

    Sumit Malhotra, Sony Ericsson’s Global Marketing Manager, has been playing around with the Xperia X10 handset and posted his own sample photos on the SE Product Blog. These new pics follows the first sample photos we saw from Rikard Skogberg. The difference this time round is that we have some nighttime pictures of New York […]

  • Xperia X10 gets 10-minute video preview

    A number of different sites have posted their initial impressions and hands-on with the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10. We haven’t posted on all of them (although we’ll always tweet about them), but this 10-minute video preview from was too good to pass up. The Android handset is lauded for its widescreen high-resolution display and […]

  • Xperia X10 gets exhaustive preview [+ four videos]

    They guys over at SE-First have been hard at work, producing a nice in-depth preview of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 smartphone. They cover a number of areas and also treat us to four videos covering the Timescape and Mediascape GUIs, e-mail client, browser and camera application. The camera application also has a few nifty […]

  • Xperia X10 sample video confirms recording resolution

    Along with some sample photos, the Sony Ericsson Product Blog, also released the first video taken with the Xperia X10 handset. It is only an 18 second clip but gives us an idea of what to expect (taking into account pre-release hardware). The clip confirms that the Xperia X10 will record videos in WVGA (800 […]

  • First sample photos from the Xperia X10

    We know the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 has an 8MP camera. The handset offers one of the most powerful imaging devices yet seen amongst Android handsets. Up until now we haven’t seen any results from the imaging side of the Xperia X10. However, Rikard Skogberg from the Sony Ericsson Product Blog, has been snapping away […]

  • Welcome to the Xperia X10 Blog!

    Today we are launching a blog dedicated to the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Android smartphone. We endeavour to bring you the latest news, reviews and tips on this powerful smartphone as we eagerly await its release. The Xperia X10 was formally announced [PDF] on Tuesday 3rd November 2009 and looks to be one of the […]