Xperia X8 to Russia With Love in October


Coming soon to Russian stores is the ‘hold it in one hand, all round entertainment’ smartphone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8.

It has been announced that the latest addition to the Xperia range will be released in Russia this October and is due to cost around $320 (9940 Russian Rubles). Although the handset should ship with Android 1.6, it is hoped that the Android 2.1 update will arrive for the Xperia X8 before October, the update is supposed to be due sometime this month for the Xperia X10.

Xperia X8 (aka Shakira) Specifications:

3-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 320×480 HVGA resolution
Qualcomm MSM7227 600MHz Processor
3.2-megapixel camera with video recording
Bluetooth stereo and Wi-Fi connectivity
2GB microSD card included
Android 1.6