Sony Ericsson Xperia™ X10 now comes with new features for enhanced speed and usability

· Continuous auto-focus camera HD recording function for the
clearest videos

· Social Phonebook auto-syncs your contacts with photos and
updates from FacebookTM and TwitterTM

· Improved Timescape™ usability to easily keep in touch with
your friends via all your favourite social networks

The Sony Ericsson XperiaTM X10 smartphone now comes with a variety of new features in a software update that promises an enhanced and unique Sony Ericsson user experience.

On top of the Operating System upgrade to AndroidTM 2.1 (Éclair), all new Xperia™ X10 smartphones throughout Singapore will now offer enhanced video recording, user interface and TimescapeTM functions. Existing users can upgrade their Xperia™ X10 smartphones at any of the selected Sony Ericsson customer service centres listed below.

The upgrade, with selected features, is also available on the Sony Ericsson XperiaTM X10 mini and mini pro smartphones.

The new features that are available on the Xperia™ X10 smartphones with the software update include:

* Larger home screen: The XperiaTM X10 now offers a five panel
home screen instead of three, allowing for a 20 icon setup instead of the previous 16. Enjoy the flexibility of having space to organise your favourite applications, widgets, shortcuts and folders with ease.
* Continuous auto-focus & HD video recording: The continuous
auto-focus function now comes enhanced with greater clarity and responsiveness for a best in class HD recording experience.
* Improved TimescapeTM usability: Auto-scroll of social media
updates and improved responsiveness enhance the TimescapeTM user experience.
* Social Phonebook: Automatically syncing FacebookTM, TwitterTM
and phone contacts with photos, the application shows when your friends are online and what they’re up to in one easy-to-use interface. (also available on XperiaTM X10 mini and mini pro)

* Enhanced user experience: New functionalities and a world of
applications from the Android™ Market at your fingertips. (also available on Xperia TM X10 mini and mini pro)
* Preloaded apps (Singapore market only): A series of apps will be
preloaded exclusively on all Singapore XperiaTM devices to further enhance the communication and entertainment experience for users. These include ShowNearby™ for Sony Ericsson, TrackID™, Evernote and OfficeSuite viewer. (also available on Xperia TM X10 mini and mini pro)


The software update is available now on all Sony Ericsson XperiaTM X10, X10 mini and X10 mini pro smartphones.