Sony Ericsson’s had its fair share of troubles lately, posting operating losses and restructuring efforts all over the place. Even SEMC’s mothership, Sony is nearly drowning from its losses. Their latest iteration, the Sony XPERIA X1, jointly built with HTC (but still under SEMC’s branding), seems to be the company’s greatest hope and shining beacon on a hill.
The question is: How bright does this device shine amongst such proven powerhouses like RIM, Apple, and Nokia? The full design review — after the break.