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Sony Ericcson Xperia X1 Unboxing

by Jon Rettinger | December 13, 2009December 13, 2009 4:55 pm PST

The Xperia made a big slash when it was released in the early part of 2009.  It marked a new direction for Sony handsets, most notably, a departure from the Symbian platform.  The X1 runs on Windows Mobile 6.1, but uses a highly customized shell of panels.  Each panel has a variety of uses, some lend to increased productivity while others remain perfunctory.  Regardless of their utility, this new UI is extremly interesting, and something I wanted to revisit, especially with the pending release of the X2, which will help modernize the platform, but keep the same UI principles.

Jon Rettinger

Jon, perhaps best known by his YouTube alter ego Jon4Lakers, has a love for technology that can never be quenched, no matter how hard he tries. If...