Updating xperia x10
The X10 Mini/Pro (as well as the X10) originally ran Android 1.6, with an update to 2.1 being rolled out from Sunday 31 October 2010, to Tuesday 30 November 2010.Try pointing them to this link on the Sony Mobile website: It has some software to download for mac or PC which will allow your friend to upgrade their device.
The software will take some time to recognise your device.It is the second Sony Ericsson smartphone to run the Android operating system, Apart from the physical dimensions, the phone also differs feature-wise as compared to the X10.Text input is done via a virtual keypad on the Mini and a full QWERTY, QWERTZ, or AZERTY slide-out keyboard on the X10 Mini pro.Before you plan to upgrade your Xperia X10, make sure you have fully charged your device and taken the backup of your device in terms of contacts, pictures and any file that is on the device.It is suggested that you take out the memory card as well.Your phone will work better than ever and it will have more features. Remember, this is the official program by Sony Ericsson to update your mobile phone.
The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini—also known as the E10i (international) or E10a (Americas)—is a smartphone by Sony Ericsson in the Xperia series.
The X10 Mini and X10 Mini pro are designed to look similar and share functionality with the larger Xperia X10, but are internally very different devices.
Both handhelds lack Sony Ericsson's "Mediascape" media-management software, but include "Timescape" as well as the proprietary "Rachael" UI.
Here is a step by step process of upgrading the Xperia X10 to the most sought after Android Gingerbread 2.3 upgarde.
Sony has been in real jittery pertaining to the launch of the Gingerbread upgrade for its Xperia X10 smartphones, but finally it is official and soon users here in India will be getting notifications related to the upgrade for the device upgrade.
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