Sony Ericsson X8 – available in Three stores and on today

Sylvia Chind Head of Branded Devices said, “The Sony Ericsson X8 delivers great smartphone functionality at a very affordable price allowing our customers to make the most of our 3G network, which now covers over 97.3% of the population across the UK.”

Key features include:

  • Four corners user interface for easy one hand use
  • 3-inch capacitive scratch-resistant Touchscreen
  • Android Market access to more than 200,000 applications
  • 3.2 megapixel camera – snap and upload instantly to Facebook
  • GPS for navigation with GoogleMaps
  • Live wallpapers bringing your homescreen to life

The Sony Ericsson X8 is available from £15 a month, on The One Plan with All You Can Eat Internet, 5000 texts and 5000 Three to Three minutes for £25 per month and on PAYG for £99.99.

Notes to Editors

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Three carries over 45% of the UK’s mobile data. Our 3G network covers 98% of the UK population.

We launched 4G in 2014 and plan to have 50 cities and 200 towns covered by 4G by December 2014. By the end of 2015 98% of the population will be able to access 4G through a combination of new sites and deploying new spectrum.

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