Best Android phones with keyboards

We round-up the best Android smartphones that have a full, physical QWERTY keyboard

Touchscreen smartphones are currently all the rage in the mobile phone market, largely thanks to the iPhone and the rising popularity of Android phones. Although touchscreen is the preferred input for general use, many consumers prefer typing on a physical keyboard rather than a touchscreen. For these users, we've rounded up the best Android smartphones that combine a touchscreen, and a full QWERTY keyboard.

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Mini Pro

Many people will find the XPERIA X10 Mini Pro too small. However, we found it to be a quirky but compelling handset. Sony Ericsson deserves a lot of credit for an excellent UI and a great physical keyboard, not to mention the fact that this is a fully fledged Android smartphone that doesn't skimp on the features found on larger, more expensive devices.

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  • 12th July, 2010
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Sony Ericsson
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  • Pros:
  • Excellent interface, good build quality, excellent keyboard, doesn't skimp on features, capable performer
  • Cons:
  • Display lacks clarity and sharpness, Timescape app is limited, not great for mobile browsing

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Courtney

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how big is it? can an optus sim card be used in it ?

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