Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 upgrade to OS 2.1 starting to roll out Sunday… but Canada will be in November

Sony Ericsson has posted a message on their blog that has some rather good news. The long awaited upgrade to Android OS 2.1 for the Xperia X10 and X10 mini is starting on Sunday. The roll out will start in the Nordic countries but for us Canadians… we’ll have to wait until sometime in November. Sony Ericsson Canada stated earlier this week on Twitter that the “2.1 upgrade for the #X10 will be available in Canada in November”.

As for what’s coming down the pipe, you can expect to see these changes:
Xperia X10:
• HD video recording with continuous auto-focus for high quality videos
• Upgrade of the Android platform to Android 2.1
• New back up and restore application, with extended content back up
• 5 homescreens for apps, widgets, shortcuts and folders
• Social phonebook which automatically syncs contact pictures from Facebook and shows when your friends are online

Xperia X10 mini and X10 mini pro:
• Improved Bluetooth functionality with support for sending and receiving pictures, contacts and more
• New backup and restore application with extended content back up
• Automatic synchronization of your contact pictures between Facebook and your phone book
• Improved ways of handling pictures, audio, text and numbers in your messages
• Upgrade of the Android platform to Android platform 2.1

Check out the post here at Sony Ericsson
Via: IntoMobile