Sony Ericsson Xperia X10a User Reviews
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Multimedia6.4/10Internet8.1/10Call quality6.6/10Battery7.9/10Reception7/10Display9.3/10Build quality6.4/10Text input4.7/10Everyday usage5.1/10UI speed6.1/10Camera8.1/10
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posted on 13 Aug 2012, 19:20
Don't be tempted to buy it.
ucancallmenickk has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
The Xperia X10 was beautiful when I first saw the ad for it. I wanted it so badly, but when I bought the AT&T version used, it was awful. The call quality was the worst, the camera was great outdoors (but slow), the phone wasn't durable, and it got viruses from downloading music. I will look twice next time I buy an Android.Build quality 7/10Reception 6/10Call quality 3/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 5/10Camera 8/10UI speed 5/10Everyday usage 2/10Text input 2/10Display 8/10Battery 7/10
- Design, especially in white
- Amount of Apps
- No front camera
- Battery is so-so
- Call quality
- Doesn't work with Macs and Beats.
- Viruses are possible
- Swype is terrible btw.
posted on 04 Aug 2011, 02:52
SauronTallous has owned it for less than year before publishing this review
I was pleased with the phone from the start even though it only had OS 1.6 but was able to upgrade to 2.1 shortly after getting phone (rooted). 2.1 was a game changer; everything was better and now that I have OS 2.3.3 (rooted) it's even better with Facebook integration. My only beef is the short battery life when doing a lot surfing and gaming.Build quality 9/10Reception 8/10Call quality 8/10Internet 9/10Multimedia 9/10Camera 9/10UI speed 9/10Everyday usage 8/10Text input 8/10Display 9/10Battery 6/10
posted on 26 May 2011, 18:49
maria0123 has owned it for less than year before publishing this review
This phone seemed really awesome when I first got it, although a bit confusing as to how everything worked! But then after I got my phone, and everyone else got their phones... my phone sucked. You can't do any live wallpapers, the texting is weird (you have to press a letter sometimes 3 times before it will press. especially 'a' or 'l').
The only real awesome thing about the phone is the camera.
Also, something else that's really stupid, it's such a process just to call somebody! even if they're on your favorites, you have to press the dialer, then press favorites, then press the person, then press the number. after all that, i don't even want to talk to them anymore because the phone is so slow in trying to figure out what you want to do.
and sometimes when you try to delete certain messages from people, the phone will delete the entire thread.Build quality 8/10Reception 7/10Call quality 8/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 6/10Camera 10/10UI speed 6/10Everyday usage 7/10Text input 4/10Display 9/10Battery 10/10
- the camera quality
- it's a nice phone... it's just stupid.
posted on 24 Mar 2011, 21:10
sony xperia x10
cke 321 has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
I hate this phone!!! Have only owned for 2 1/2 months and have used it for 1 1/2 of those. Been sent back to be serviced for the third time for charging issues. Used an upgrade to get this phone from best buy. 2 weeks later they discontinued the phone. or at least they wont sell it anymore.Build quality 1/10Reception 7/10Call quality 7/10Internet 7/10Multimedia 7/10Camera 7/10UI speed 7/10Everyday usage 1/10Text input 7/10Display 10/10Battery 9/10
- great display
- not an iphone
posted on 17 Mar 2011, 10:52 (Posts: 0; Member since: 17 Mar 2011)
its not bad
mcolson has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
The phone is not bad,love watching videos on it. Texting is an issue because the buttons tend to lose sensitivity as u use and i find myself pushing a letter three or four times to get it to register. battery life is very good in my opinion. when trying to call somone you have to go through three steps,which is really annoying,i think Sony really tried too hard to make a cool phone and they really made it difficult to use,it took me a month at best,just to learn the basics.....they need to simplify the next oneBuild quality 8/10Reception 10/10Call quality 9/10Internet 9/10Multimedia 6/10Camera 10/10UI speed 5/10Everyday usage 7/10Text input 2/10Display 9/10Battery 9/10
- camera is very good
- long battery life
- big screen for watching movies
- texting is an issue sometimes
- almost too complicated to use when u first get it
posted on 08 Feb 2011, 15:46
Caleb Smith has owned it for less than month before publishing this review
Amazing phone everybody should have one I love it. It is a social and multimedia machine. It has an amazing camera with flash and HD video. I love the size and the display. It has a fast 1ghz processor. You have to get this phone it also has a very long battery life get itBuild quality 10/10Reception 9/10Call quality 9/10Internet 10/10Multimedia 10/10Camera 10/10UI speed 9/10Everyday usage 9/10Text input 8/10Display 10/10Battery 10/10
- camera is awesome
- amazing internet
- multimedia is amazing
- extremely fast
- has no .com on virtual keyboard
- no multi-touchor voice command
posted on 05 Nov 2010, 08:49
DJ Darshan has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
Got the phone over the summer. Was okay at first but has SOOO many drawbacks. 1) NO multitouch 2) tremendously low amount of RAM (only 256 mb) 3) 1 ghz processor but horrible speed because of the amount of ram 4) comes with 1.6 stock. 2.1 JUST came out...when most phones are upgrading to 2.2 and soon 2.3.
honest opinion - sony EFFED up. save your money and don't buy the phone. There's SOOO many other better options available.Build quality 2/10Reception 2/10Call quality 2/10Internet 10/10Multimedia 2/10Camera 3/10UI speed 2/10Everyday usage 2/10Text input 2/10Display 10/10Battery 4/10
- 1) none
- too many
- no multitouch
- 256 mb ram
- android 1.6
- shit input
- shit camera
- shit phone period
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posted on 03 Aug 2010, 14:07
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10
Excellent phone but it is a shame on sony ericsson to make such nice phone with a cheap material for the back cover. I notice that the heat from battery can make the writing on the back of the phone disappear. I really don't why did they use a better material for that back cover or another way to etch the name and logo.Design 8/10Features 9/10Performance 8/10
- *Small icons and can't change the size of icons
- *Can't change the background color of the applications screen
- *The heat from the battery can make the writing on the back of the phone disappear, etching method is cheap
- *The silver frame around the phone should be made of steel instead of plastic
- *you need to do 3 clicks to call one contact even if you bring up from your favorites list. Hope this can be fixed in the next update
- *lots of cool multimedia features
- *faster phone
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posted on 03 Jun 2010, 12:08 (Posts: 34; Member since: 20 Mar 2010)
Wow...Sony has made it again they've made another anroid phone with 1GHz snapdragon proceesor phone,very very fast, though it is upgraded version of 1.6 it can accept all of the apps in the android market. Moreover it is expandng, and has at least 30k + apps now.
The more I use,the more I feel like it very much. it is much more better than HTC nexus one and desire. They are good too, I mean X10 is just better in a way of design and camera. :)
They are getting 2.1 andriod update soon 2. Waiting for it. (http://blogs.sonyericsson.com/products/2010/05/05/sony-ericsson-xperia™-x10-to-get-uxp-upgrade-in-q4-2010/)Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
- fastest of all in both browsing while compare with many other HTC phones, WVGA screen resolutions suits for entertainment,fast rotation response rate,love its QWERTY keyboard
- No multi-touch,no voice-command
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