Xperia X10 Android 2.3 update now live in Europe

In a shock case of everything going ABSOLUTELY ACCORDING TO SCHEDULE for once in the mobile OS update world, Sony Ericsson has started to launch the Android 2.3 update for the original X10 Android phone in Europe. Just like it said it would .

Our attention was brought to the arrival of the Italian version of the update by Android World.it – and upon checking the Sony Ericsson update servers for the UK version of the code…

x10 android 23 update live

It’s available as well! An amazing day that most X10 owners never thought they would see, especially as Sony Ericsson itself decided against updating the X10 beyond Android 2.1, before making a spectacular u-turn .

The slightly bad news is that this is for unbranded phones only at the moment. If you bought your X10 through a network, it’s time to start up an internet petition.

6 ResponsesLeave one →

  1. ed_db

     /  July 26, 2011

    I just raced to try this, and false alarm for me, the website says the update is out but it’s not yet pushed to PCC, So close yet so far….. Im on the edge of my seat SE!

    (UK)

    Reply
    • Gary C

       /  July 26, 2011

      It’s going to be a long night for many brave men.

      Reply
      • ed_db

         /  July 26, 2011

        According to unknown13x (A wise chap) from XDA it could be a very long night….72 hours long!

        “The update will be up in Europe this Friday”

        and

        “Europe is the first to get it, other regions to follow by next week. Operator-based devices will not receive this update FYI (I know its been said, but just a reminder). Reminder again, re-flash your device back to stock rom without root to receive the update. You will only see your device has the latest software if not done so.”

        http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1147970&page=133

        I have the interwebs loaded and the beer cooled, wished me luck!

        Reply
        • Gary C

           /  July 26, 2011

          Cheers! No sleep ’til 2.3 YOU HEAR ME?

          Reply
        • Anonymous

           /  July 28, 2011

          is it true that u need to reflash ur device to stock rom b4 u update d phone to 2.3? if so how do i do it??

          Reply
  1. TechNytt.se » Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 får efterlängtad Gingerbread-uppdatering

Leave a Reply

  • Reviews

    • Sony Xperia Z2 review

      This is Sony’s latest go at producing a high-spec Android flagship model, with the Xperia Z2 ticking every one of 2014’s must-have tech bullet points. It has a large 5.2-inch 1080p display. It has the hot new Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset inside. It has a massive 3GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. It’s […]

    • LG/Google Nexus 5 review

      Nexus 5It’s smooth to use, the 1080p display is sharp, clear and bright, the device is extremely light and thin and therefore very pocketable and portable — much more so than other 5-inch phones we’ve used. And yet… we’re a bit unimpressed by the overall package…

    • Vodafone Huawei Ascend G510 review

      Huawei Ascend G510A relatively high-spec smartphone, with a 4.5″ display running at 480 x 854 resolution and powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, plus the Ascend G510 arrives running Android 4.1.1 — albeit potentially hindered by Huawei only sticking 512MB of RAM inside it..

    • Kogan Agora 5.0" Dual-core Smartphone review

      We bought one of these using our actual money. We couldn’t quite believe that budget hardware maker Kogan was able to sell a 5″ Android phone for £119 plus delivery from Hong Kong so had to get one to have a look at the thing under our usual LABORATORY CONDITIONS. First impressions of the Kogan Agora […]

    • Panasonic Eluga review

      Panasonic ElugaThe Panasonic Eluga marks the company’s return to the European mobile phone scene years after several years of absence, and it’s come back to us with a moderately high-spec Android model that features a rather stylish, slim case.

    • HTC One V review

      The HTC One V is HTC’s third entry in its high-profile new HTC One range, offering a smaller 3.7″ display running on a single-core 1GHz processor. It is is very much the “affordable” option in HTC’s newest Android series, but it still arrives running the same HTC Sense 4 interface we saw in the excellent […]

    • HTC One S review

      The HTC One S is the piggy in the middle of HTC’s 2012 line-up, offering a 4.3″ AMOLED display inside a very slim and stylish aluminium chassis. You get the same ImageSense camera technology as employed to such great effect in the HTC One X, along with Android 4.0.3 and the very latest HTC Sense […]

    • HTC One X review

      Here it is then, HTC’s new quad-core monster, the 4.7″ flagship for 2012 that introduces the Tegra 3 processor to mobile phones, updates HTC’s range to Android 4.0 and brings us the supposedly streamlined version 4.0 of HTC’s Sense user interface. You also get a fantastic 8megapixel camera that we’ve previously examined in great detail, […]

    • HTC One X review: Camera, photo and video samples

      HTC’s new quad-core flagship phone doesn’t just feature Android 4.0, a 4.7″ display and Nvidia’s newest Tegra 3 chipset – there’s also an entirely new 8megapixel camera in the phone, powered by a system HTC is calling ImageSense. And this camera is one of the many highlights of the new Android phone, offering the perfect […]

    • Sony Xperia S review

      Xperia S Sony returns with an all-new mobile design for 2012, pairing a dual-core processor with a 720p display. It’s a lovely phone, but is it enough to end our Samsung and HTC obsession?

    • Sony Xperia S review: Camera, photo and video samples

      We’ve spent most of the last week captivated by the staggeringly sharp screen of the new Sony Xperia S, while putting together what will hopefully be something resembling a review for you all to read very shortly. In the meantime, to be getting on with, here are a few sample photos and videos, taken using […]

    • LG Prada 3.0 review

      LG Prada 3.0 review LG’s updated Prada phone comes with an absolutely crazy black & white theme, but is it just for fashionable suit wearers who want to make themselves look a bit more interesting?

    • ACCESSORY REVIEW: Case-Mate Tough Case for Galaxy Nexus

      £30? For a phone case? It had better be good.

    • ACCESSORY REVIEW: Samsung Official Mesh Vent Case for Galaxy Nexus

      Samsung’s official Galaxy Nexus case. Costs a lot. Has a glittery little logo.

    • ACCESSORY REVIEW: Case-Mate Barely There for Samsung Galaxy Nexus

      Fresh from reviewing the cheap and cheerful FlexiShield case for the Galaxy Nexus, we’re back with another protective offering from industry veteran Case-Mate. Although this particular product retails for around the same price as FlexiShield’s TPU option, it’s quite a different proposition. Review submitted by extremely patient retro gaming advisor Damo. As the name suggests, […]

    • ACCESSORY REVIEW: FlexiShield Case for Galaxy Nexus

      Seeing as we’ve just reviewed the brand spanking new Galaxy Nexus, we’re in the mood for some accessorising – and we don’t mean earnings and handbags. To that end, we’ll be covering a few Galaxy Nexus-themed items over the next few weeks, starting with the FlexiShield Case. Review submitted by reader, writer, gamer and occasional […]

Archives

Categories