This Xperia Z2 sat submerged for 6 weeks in the sea
Aug12

This Xperia Z2 sat submerged for 6 weeks in the sea

Is waterproofing a smartphone a gimmick? Sony evidently thinks not as it has been making its Xperia Z flagships waterproof since the first carnation. There is still something admittedly cool about plonking your $600+ smartphone into a cup of water, or browsing the internet in the pool or shower. So as gimmicks go it is not a bad one, and Samsung clearly agrees as the Korean giant also makes its flagships waterproof now. When...

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The Xperia Z3 Compact is the latest flagship mini for Sony
Aug11

The Xperia Z3 Compact is the latest flagship mini for Sony

The Xperia Z3 flagship will not be the only smartphone that Sony is rolling out at its IFA event on September 3rd. The Japanese giant will also be debuting a new Compact handset that will be a sibling to the Z3 and will once again take the mini concept up a notch. Sony broke the template with its Xperia Z1 Compact. Smartphone manufacturers such as HTC, Samsung, and LG had all released "mini" versions of their smartphones, but these...

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Sony to launch Xperia Z3 at IFA
Aug07

Sony to launch Xperia Z3 at IFA

Sony has scheduled its press conference for the IFA event in Berlin and will launch a new device September 3rd, the same day Samsung will launch the Galaxy Note 4. The invite for the press event shows that the company is launching a new smartphone, while there also seems to be a few peripherals due to land. The image shows a smartphone corner, which suggests the Japanese giant will be launching a new handset at IFA. That device is...

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T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1 gets Android 4.4.4
Aug07

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1 gets Android 4.4.4

T-Mobile is today rolling out another Android 4.4.4 update, this time focusing on Sony's older flagship, the Xperia Z1. The patch will bring the year old smartphone completely up to date in terms of Google's mobile platform, and it could be the last Android update the Z1 sees. Sony has yet to confirm whether the handset will get Android L when it arrives, but it seems unlikely for the aging Xperia. If you are not sure what to expect,...

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Leak: Sony Xperia Z3 Specs
Jul23

Leak: Sony Xperia Z3 Specs

While the Xperia Z line from Sony has not garnered Samsung Galaxy like sales it is always a true flagship device and one I look forward to every time one is released. Rumor has the new Sony Xperia Z3 being released almost all at once worldwide in August and the reliable tipster evLeaks has leaked these upcoming flagships specs...you can check them out below. 2.4GHz quad core processor Adreno 330 5.15 inch display with a  1080p...

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Sony to release Xperia Z3X with Snapdragon 810
Jul22

Sony to release Xperia Z3X with Snapdragon 810

Sony's Xperia Z3 has been showing up a lot over the last couple of weeks, giving us plenty to looks at Sony's upcoming flagship device. The Japanese brand has committed to a two flagships in one year model, so we know that the Z3 will replace the Xperia Z2 (released in February) in either August or September. However, it seems that Sony will double up the Z3 experience by launching two smartphones in the range, although we may have to...

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