Replaced the W810 i had for almost 5 yrs with the Active.It is truely a great phone. Only issue you might have is comparing it with the larger android screens.(watch movies in the theater or at home and you'll be good with the screen :) I looked at that that 1.5 inch screen for yrs so 3 inch is cool. I dropped it really hard twice in one day and it had terible feadback through the mic.I thought it was done for... I opened the phone and a connection had come loose. It was normal again after that. It really hit hard that day...i felt like crap, dented the aluminium silver trim, but that was it,...all in all the phone is a winner for the active person.
one weakness to the xperia active dragontail glass is that it can be scratch by wrought iron.
i had SE active two days and it's broken..? the screen won't unlock as i dropped it.. how can i fix it, i thought it was good phone.. but don't work?
caro, 18 Apr 2012my xperia active display is not workin...without me droppin it ....it happened to be a new one... moreHi , my Active as the same problem.
Who you can fix yours unit?
Do you know what happened
my xperia active display is not workin...without me droppin it ....it happened to be a new one ( only 4 months used)....can u tell me wts de reason inspite of all the testing done....by the sony company
i don't know why ppl keep saying it is 'Asahi Dragontrail Glass' while SE didn't say anything about it :/
so let me confirm that it is not tough enough, even it scratched after I removed the screen protector! I thought it's a tough scratch-resistance, so I can remove it, but it just disappointed me n I bought an anti-glare one
If it is gorilla glass's competitor, it should be scratch this easy
Well that took the fun away from my comment..
("but will it blend")...
Anonymous, 22 Dec 2011could be asahi dragontrailSeriously? You can't even compare Dragontail with Gorilla glass bro.
Ian, 22 Dec 2011No not sad, we all know that gorilla glass are company that made bullet proof window glasses l... moreBuy a replacement online and undo the two screws at the bottom, then replace it.
sadmanh, 22 Dec 2011the brand 'Gorilla Glass' is owned by neither sony ericsson nor apple, they simply sell toughe... moreThe Gorilla glass brand is owned by Corning.
Realy, I never thought that the Gorilla Glass was realy THAT HARD TO BEAT... Man... I want one of those screens at least.
I really really wish sony comes up with a 4 inch xperia active.....cuz the only thing standing between me buying this awsome phone is the damm 3 inch screen...:(
Now I realized why this Gorilla Glass is called "Gorilla Glass" :-) ;-) :-P
It is not Gorilla glass, similar technology but different company and name, japanese if i am not mistaken
Nikotiko, 21 Dec 2011look at that lockscreen! where is apple suing?
and to all who praise sony ericsson for this... moreNo not sad, we all know that gorilla glass are company that made bullet proof window glasses lols! but its bot just the glass and screen that the phones emphasize but the hardware and the whole craftsmanship which is SE does best before steve jobs learn how to make a phone lols! Sony ericsson phones are durable and even the not android DB2020 software was almost bulletproof much stable than IOS what ever, by the way i have a question to you smart guy,, if your iphone broke a battery what are you going to do?? huh?? sent it to factory??? lols!!!!!!