This is a new Gingerbread 2.3 port is based on MiniCM7-2.0.7 by nobodyAtall
This "Gingerbread" Android ROM 2.3.5 is fast and stable.

Features In GingerXperia
3 megapixel camera
Wired headset control (Answer / end calls, play / pause music ...)
WiFi
LED Nodification
Expand ***** 2 ZOMM
No error restart! (SD safe to delete)
Video Recording
FM Radio
Apps2SD native Froyo
Market works well
Camera button (with the previous release)
brightness
Online load
Headphone Jack
Audio Mixer
Video Playback
YouTube, with or without HQ
GSM/3G/HSPA/Data/SMS
sensors
sound
open GL/3D
SD card
vibration
GPS
Bluetooth
USB Storage
Mute button on the call
compass

What's New in GingerXperia V8 - 2/10/2011
Market 3.1.6
modules overlock and undervolt delete
fast and stable
wifi works good
brigtnest fix from eclair configurations
miui walkman
new modules
s97 ram script
add ld-linux
more widgets


DISCLAIMER: Please use the info below at your own risk with no warranty of any kind.

Here is how you can try Gingerbread 2.3 safely and revert back to your stock Android Eclair 2.1.1 if you don't like the Android Gingerbread 2.3.5 ROM

PREREQUISITES -- IMPORTANT!!!
1) Make sure you have Rooted and xRecovery installed on your Xperia X8.
2) Make sure you have new baseband xxxxxxx15 - check settings>About phone>
If you don't have baseband xxxx015 your phone will end up in a boot loop

If not... see the my post below:
Click here for guide on installing Xrecovery

METHOD:

A) BACKUP STOCK ANDROID ECLAIR 2.1

Step 1: Make a backup copy of your Android Eclair 2.1 using xRecovery
- check that your phone's SD Card has at least 650MB of free space
[SD card free space is to hold both your phone original backup ROM and the 2.3 ROM]
- shutdown your X8 and wait 5 seconds -> reboot> your phone.
- when you see the words [Sony Ericsson] on the phone screen -> start pressing the back button on your phone multiple times and you will enter the xRecovery Menu.
- select backup and restore>backup> from the menu

NOTE:
- This will create a backup file in your SD Card SD/xRecovery/backup>
- After you have completed the backup using xRecovery, it will return to the menu screen.
- Now choose reboot> - your X8 phone should restart

B) DOWNLOADING 2.3.3 ROM

Step 2: Download GingerXperia ROM
- mount> your Xpedia X8 and copy this file GingerXperiaV8.zip> into SD card
- unmount> and shutdown your Xpedia X8

C) Custom install THE 2.3.5 ROM

Step 3: Installing the 2.3.5 ROM on your Xpedia X8
- boot> Xpedia X8
- when you see the words [Sony Ericsson] on the phone screen -> start pressing the back button on your phone multiple times and you will enter the xRecovery Menu.
- select>factory reset (full wipe)>
- scroll down and hit install custom zip>
- select GingerXperiaV8.zip> from your SD card & hit yes>
- xRecovery will start to install the 2.3.5 ROM on your phone.
- when it is done, xRecovey will go back to the startup menu
- click>reboot>

Now you can start using your phone - Isn't Gingerbread 2.3.5 great!!!

Download The 2.3 Rom Here


DON'T WANT TO USE THE 2.3.5 ROM ANYMORE?
Well it was fun visiting and touring the Gingerbread 2.3.5 ROM, now let's go back to Eclair 2.1.1

D) RESTORING THE Official Android Eclair 2.1.1 ROM

Step 4: Reinstalling your original Eclair 2.1.1 ROM
- shutdown> wait 5 seconds reboot> Xpedia X8
- when you see the words [Sony Ericsson] on the phone screen -> start pressing the back button on your phone multiple times and you will enter the xRecovery Menu.
- select>factory reset (full wipe)>
- scroll down and hit backup/restore>restore>
- you should see your original 2.1 backup ROM
- select> 2011-10-xx.xx.xx.xx.ROM>restore> [it should look something like 2011-05-06.21.01.23]
- xRecovery will start to install the original 2.1.1 ROM [the ROM you've backed up in Step 1] from your phone's SD Card.
- when it is done xRecovey will go back to the startup menu
- click>reboot>

And you are back to where you have started - Xperia X8 Android Eclair 2.1.1


ADDENDUM:

UPDATES WARNING:
DO NOT update to the new BusyBox from Android Market after you have setup your Xperia X8 with the 2.3.3 ROM or you will BRICK your Xperia X8 phone.