Mobile
Commentary
8/14/2008
03:47 PM
Jake Widman
Jake Widman
Commentary
50%
50%

Sony Ericsson Touchscreen Smartphone Due in October

The Register, IntoMobile

Reports are that the Sony Ericsson Experia X1, the company's first Windows Mobile-based smartphone, featuring a touchscreen and slideout keyboard, will hit the market in early October.The Xperia X1 features a 3-inch 800x480 (WVGA) screen, 3.2 megapixel camera, and MicroSD card slot. A full QWERTY keyboard slides out from under the screen. Connectivity options include 3G HSDPA and HSUPA. WiFi. and Bluetooth.

The rumored date came from a promotional e-mail from U.K. retailer Expansys, which stated that the phone's ?release date is set for week 41,? which would be the week of October 6. The phone will cost around $1,100.The Register, IntoMobile

Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
InformationWeek Elite 100
InformationWeek Elite 100
Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Dec. 9, 2014
Apps will make or break the tablet as a work device, but don't shortchange critical factors related to hardware, security, peripherals, and integration.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 14, 2014. Be here for the show and for the incredible Friday Afternoon Conversation that runs beside the program.
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.