Is this the Front of the Sony Xperia Z4?
Feb09

Is this the Front of the Sony Xperia Z4?

There were rumors floating around that Sony may be unveiling the Xperia Z4 at Mobile World Congress but not much else was known.  Now there are the two above "leaks" of the screen from the new device which gives us a little more information on this device.  From these pics we can infer a few things. dual front-facing speakers They will be moved back to top and bottom of the glass front facing cameras and sensors switch will be trading...

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Sony to Cut 1000 Smartphone Jobs
Jan28

Sony to Cut 1000 Smartphone Jobs

Sony's recent problems are well known and well reports. The fallen electronics juggernaut has slipped drastically from its once dominant position, laying off tens of thousands of workers, selling its headquarter property around the world, offloading its VAIO PC division and still the company loses money. The smartphone business is arguably Sony’s only way out, but even that is taking a huge hit. According to Nikkei Business from...

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Sony Cuts Smartphone Jobs

Sony has had a torrid run over the last few years, with tumbling revenues, huge job cuts, and the company has even had to sell off real estate bases around the world, as well as its VAIO PC division. Smartphones have been one of the (minor) bright spots, but Sony has even changed its mobile strategy to focus on high end products. The latest move sees the Japanese company shutter all of its retail stores in Canada. With a $1.9 billion...

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Xperia Z4 to Not Be Flagship Flyer
Dec08

Xperia Z4 to Not Be Flagship Flyer

martpho The first few months of 2015 are going to be very busy in terms of smartphone launches with Samsung, HTC, Sony, Xiaomi, Microsoft, LG and more all set to launch new flagship devices. Sony’s offering, the Xperia Z4 could be making its debut at the CES show in Las Vegas next month but will probably not roll out until February. There have been two differing rumors regarding the specs of this handset so far. The first one says...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop comes to Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE
Dec02

Android 5.0 Lollipop comes to Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE

The behemoth Sony Xperia Z Ultra (the largest phone of them all with a 6.4-inch screen) landed Android 5.0 Lollipop, although it was a messy and unofficial version of Google’s latest and greatest platform (that patch had earlier showed up on the Xperia Z Ultra and Z1). Those wanting the official Lollipop build did not have to wait too long though as Sony’s giant is now heading to the Google Play Edition of the phablet smartphone. The...

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Can Sony and HTC Hit the Big Time?
Dec02

Can Sony and HTC Hit the Big Time?

The smartphone world has gone through a shift in the last two years. Samsung’s influence is waning, although the company still dominates sales, while Apple remains to do what Apple does, sell lots of devices and make lots of money. LG has emerged as a serious player, while Xiaomi has turned the industry upside down and Blackberry is clawing its way back to profitability. What about two other giants of the mobile world though, Sony and...

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