02/23/2014, MWC is here us and we’re sure many are looking forward to seeing the latest and most high-end handsets make their debut. After all who doesn’t love to see what kind of powerful hardware manufacturers can pack into phones these days, right? However as much as we’d like to see the best of the best smartphones, more often than not manufacturers need to cater to those on a budget or […]
02/23/2014, It is fair to say that the Sony XPERIA phone is the handset that marked Sony’s come back into the mobile phone scene, and it is only logical that the XPERIA Z2 was rather anticipated by Sony’s followers, but also by the industry at large. At Mobile World Congress, Sony puts an end to the rumors, and reveals the official specifications and design of its new high-end Android smartphone. High-end […]
01/21/2014, When do you draw the line between a smartphone, a phablet and a tablet? Well, I guess there are some basic specifications and guidelines to adhere to, but basically, whenever something is smaller than 7” in size, but has a display that is larger than 5”, that would more or less fall under the phablet category. On the other hand, it really depends on the hardware manufacturer to market that […]
01/19/2014, Sony made a couple of smartphone related announcements at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier this month, but it is yet to unveil its 2014 flagship smartphone. With Mobile World Congress 2014 coming up next month, some believe that the Xperia Z2 might be announced there. The 2014 flagship apparently carries the codename “Sirius,” and while we have yet to see a leaked press render, a few […]
01/16/2014, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean might not be the latest iteration of Google’s mobile platform, but still there are a plethora of devices that have yet to be updated to said firmware. As it has often been mentioned, there are a number of steps that an update has to go through before its actually rolled out to end users. There has been much chatter about when Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is going to […]
01/15/2014, Sony has done pretty well for itself in terms of the number of smartphones released over the past few years, and their foray into waterproof handsets – at least up to 1 meter deep for 30 minutes, have been a good selling point. Well, here we are with the latest announcement from Sony which involves smartphones, although it would be concentrated in the country of China. Sony has announced the […]
01/13/2014, Sony unveiled the Magenta exclusive Xperia Z1S smartphone back at the International Consumer Electronics Show 2014 last week, and as promised, the carrier has started selling the smartphone today. The device can be purchased right now through T-Mobile’s website for $528 off contract, those who don’t want to spend that much money at once can opt for the carrier’s equipment installment plan and pay 24 equal monthly payments of $22. […]
12/26/2013, It has almost been a couple of months since Google finally released Android 4.4 KitKat to the public, however it will take quite some time before distribution stats show KitKat taking the lead. A number of major devices, ones that dominated the market in 2013, are yet to be updated to Android 4.4. So one can imagine how long it would take for low-end devices to receive the update. Most low […]
12/08/2013, Back in June Sony announced the list of devices that are slated to receive the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update in the near future. The company confirmed that Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia SP, and the Xperia Z Ultra would be updated to Android 4.3. December is here and the year is about to end, Xperia users are now waiting eagerly as ever for the […]
11/11/2013, While it is possible that Sony is currently focusing their efforts and gearing up for a launch of the Sony Xperia Z1s which was accidentally revealed on Sony’s website not too long ago, it seems that Sony might have another phone in the works with a metal band as part of its design, as pictured in the leaked image above which shows off the alleged component. It is unknown as […]
10/24/2013, Sony may be working on a new mobile device, and its likely to be a phablet. According to reports coming in from China, the Sony Xperia Tianchi is a low cost phablet that is going to be released in the near future. The device is said to have a MediaTek MT6592 8 core processor. That’s just about it. These reports don’t mention any additional details about the hardware specifications of […]
10/15/2013, Sony has announced that its large-display Android phones XPERIA Z Ultra and XPERIA Z1 are (finally) available in the U.S market, but only as unlocked phones, available directly on Sony.com. Both are going to be sold at the usual unlocked price range for high-end smartphones, which means $669.99 for the XPERIA Z1 and $649.99 for the XPERIA Z.
10/09/2013, When it comes to owning a Nexus-branded device, one of the best things about it would be the introduction of a new operating system update each time it hits the market. Well, without a doubt we will see Android 4.4 KitKat arrive with the LG Nexus 5, but here we are with word that the Android 4.3 operating system update will most likely arrive on the Xperia Z1 smartphone this […]
09/10/2013, Sony announced its Xperia M earlier this summer as an entry-level Android device that would allow those who need to keep an eye on their budget the ability to enjoy the company’s Xperia line of smartphones. If you’ve been eyeing the Sony Xperia M ever since it was announced, you’ll be happy to know Sony pulled the trigger and has just made the device available for purchase.