Best Smart Phone of CTIA Wireless 2008: Sony Ericsson XPERIA X1

Sony XperiaCombining premium design with extreme personalization, the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X1 smart phone puts the information users want right at their fingertips. This Windows Mobile 6.1 device makes the most of its stunning 800 x 400-pixel, 3-inch touch display by incorporating an innovative panel-based user interface, enabling users to access up to nine desktop-like applications instantly. These range from Google to a unified media player, and Sony Ericsson will be encouraging developers to offer many more applications. The XPERIA X1 also stands out because of its ergonomic arc-sliding design, wide-pitch QWERTY keyboard, a surprisingly smooth optical joystick control, and a 3.2-MP camera that will auto-focus based on where you touch the screen. Sony Ericsson has raised the bar for Windows Mobile phones. [flq:5aefe89a9200420182b11ae06e34732f]

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Mark Spoonauer
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Responsible for the editorial vision for Laptopmag.com, Mark Spoonauer has been Editor in Chief of LAPTOP since 2003 and has covered technology for nearly 15 years. Mark speaks at key tech industry events and makes regular media appearances on CNBC, Fox and CNN. Mark was previously reviews editor at Mobile Computing, and his work has appeared in Wired, Popular Science and Inc.
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  1. Amram Says:

    Hit the market some time this summer?? Is that official?

  2. martin Says:

    Sony X1 is outdate now

    Sony please

    -better processor – about 600 – 900 Mhz
    -more internal memory – 8GB
    -better camera 5 – 8 mpix with Xenon Flash and LED light
    -USB stick built-in on board ( small version )

  3. tommy Says:

    The Xperia X1 will be the best smart phone of 2008, if Sony Ericcson stops dragging its feet and actually makes its release date. The rumours flying around the release date are getting out of hand.

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