Sony Ericsson says “Multi-touch will not be a feature in future updates” for the Xperia X10

A rumour started last week that stated the recently released Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 would indeed receive an upgrade to OS 2.1 in September. This was good news because “a man on the inside” of Sony Ericsson’s PR team said it enable multi-touch.

However, today Harold de Kort, Communications Manager at Sony Ericsson boldly stated in an interview that “before the big update in the second half of 2010, Sony Ericsson will distribute some other smaller and bigger updates that will both improve the functionality and the user experience of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10… Multi-touch will not be a feature in future updates for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10”. This is again due to the hardware limitation of the device.”

The ongoing saga of the X10 continues…

Via: Unwired View
Source: Mobile Phone Helpdesk