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Refreshed Sony Xperia Z with Snapdragon 800 coming up?

Refreshed Sony Xperia Z with Snapdragon 800 coming up?

24 June, 2013 | comments (54)

The Sony Xperia Z with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset exists and is actively been tested by the company, according to Eldar Murtazin, who claims he has seen and played with the device himself. Murtazin, who has a somewhat mixed success...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots reveal an updated launcher

Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots reveal an updated launcher

21 June, 2013 | comments (49)

While the other day's screenshots of the Xperia Z Ultra (Togari) confirmed the device's specifications, today's batch of snaps reveal the changes made to the Sony launcher in its Android 4.2.2 version. Sony Xperia Z Ultra...

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Android 4.2.2 JB update for Sony Xperia ZL now seeding

Android 4.2.2 JB update for Sony Xperia ZL now seeding

20 June, 2013 | comments (75)

Sony promised to release Android 4.2.2 updates for the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL soon after their launch. And even though the Xperia ZL hit the shelves a few weeks later than the Xperia Z, it is the first one to taste the latest 4.2.2 version of Jelly...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots emerge, confirm specs

Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots emerge, confirm specs

19 June, 2013 | comments (105)

Alleged screenshots, taken from the upcoming Sony Xperia Z Ultra phablet have emerged, thus confirming the previously leaked specs. Codenamed Togari, the large-screen device is expected to break cover next month, on July 4. The...

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Sony Xperia Z goes official for T-Mobile in the United States

Sony Xperia Z goes official for T-Mobile in the United States

18 June, 2013 | comments (21)

T-Mobile US announced that it will officially offer the Sony Xperia Z in the "coming weeks." The Big Magenta will be the only carrier in the United States to offer Sony's water-resistant Android flagship. As far as specs go, the T-Mobile...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra gets caught in the wild, UI is unchanged

Sony Xperia Z Ultra gets caught in the wild, UI is unchanged

13 June, 2013 | comments (49)

The soon-to-be-announced Sony Xperia ZU (standing for Z Ultra) has appeared in a photo taken in the wild. That's not the first time we take a glimpse of Sony's first phablet, but it's the first time we see its 6.44-inch display turned...

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Sony gives a glimpse of the Xperia Z Ultra in a press invite

Sony gives a glimpse of the Xperia Z Ultra in a press invite

12 June, 2013 | comments (78)

Sony teased its upcoming phablet, codenamed Togari in a press invite. The previously leaked device is set to break cover at an event in Paris in less than a month, on July 4th, as Sony Xperia Z Ultra. The invite for the Paris event (click to...

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Leaked screenshots show what Sony's Android 4.2 might look like

Leaked screenshots show what Sony's Android 4.2 might look like

12 June, 2013 | comments (108)

Sony Xperia ZU a.k.a. "Togari" is the rumored 6.44" phablet coming on June 25 with a Snapdragon 800 chipset and Android 4.2.2. The new version of Android will reportedly bring a slightly tweaked Sony UI. Here are some screenshots that are...

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Sony Xperia M gets priced in the UK and Germany

Sony Xperia M gets priced in the UK and Germany

12 June, 2013 | comments (29)

The Sony Xperia M has had its price revealed in the UK and Germany. The single SIM variant of the handset is available for preorder in Germany from Cyberport.de for 239, while the dual-SIM version is listed at notebooksbilliger.de for 299. The...

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Sony Xperia Z Google Edition allegedly in the works

Sony Xperia Z Google Edition allegedly in the works

08 June, 2013 | comments (48)

After Samsung and HTC, with their Galaxy S4 and One Google Edition respectively, it seems Sony is now getting ready to join the stock Android bandwagon. According to AndroidGeeks (and corroborated by Android Central), Sony is working on the...


Sony Xperia ZU (Togari) image leaks, LOLcat in tow

Sony Xperia ZU (Togari) image leaks, LOLcat in tow

07 June, 2013 | comments (102)

The Sony Xperia ZU, codenamed Togari, has made an appearance in its first live photo. The image which purportedly displays the side of the Xperia ZU isn't of very good quality. However, that is compensated by the cute cat that stands on top of...

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Sony  event on June 25, will it unveil the Xperia Togari phablet?

Sony event on June 25, will it unveil the Xperia Togari phablet?

07 June, 2013 | comments (42)

June will be a busy month and now Sony has thrown its hat in the ring "it is time for the next step" the company says in the invites it sent out, promising a look into the future. The invites are for an event on June 25. There's not even a hint...

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Sony introduces dual-core Xperia M and Xperia M dual

Sony introduces dual-core Xperia M and Xperia M dual

04 June, 2013 | comments (120)

Sony Xperia M has just gone official. It's based on the same OmniBalance design (rectangular frame and aluminum power button like a luxury phone's crown) that has been made popular by the Xperia Z phone and the Xperia Tablet Z. The phone packs a...

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Is that a live photo of the Sony Xperia L4 and the Nokia phablet?

Is that a live photo of the Sony Xperia L4 and the Nokia phablet?

31 May, 2013 | comments (77)

We stumbled upon a blurry image, which allegedly shows the Rumorland-resident Sony phablet going by the name of Xperia Togari (L4). There's also a Nokia phablet, which sources point could be named 1030 with perhaps a Lumia somewhere in the name...


Sony Xperia Z to be available through a US carrier soon

Sony Xperia Z to be available through a US carrier soon

31 May, 2013 | comments (26)

At the All Things D D11 conference, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai confirmed that the Sony Xperia Z will be heading to a US carrier in the near future, although he didn't specify which carrier exactly. The most likely candidate currently is T-Mobile, as...

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Sony Xperia SL and acro S JB 4.1.2 update rolling out now

Sony Xperia SL and acro S JB 4.1.2 update rolling out now

30 May, 2013 | comments (375)

Sony is releasing the Jelly Bean 4.1.2 firmware update for the Sony Xperia SL, Xperia acro S and expanding the availability of the Xperia S update, which reportedly started received it a week ago. We guess the rollout needs time to reach everybody...

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Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

24 May, 2013 | comments (209)

Good news, Xperia S fans, the wait is over! After having to endure countless delays and after seeing lots of deadlines coming and going away, the Xperia S users will finally be able to enjoy some Jelly Bean goodness. Sony France has confirmed...

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Sony Xperia UL announced in Japan

Sony Xperia UL announced in Japan

20 May, 2013 | comments (102)

The Sony Xperia UL was revealed today by Japanese carrier KDDi. It packs the same 5-inch 1080p screen as the Xperia Z flagship, as well as its water and dust resistance. The Sony Xperia UL A 1.5 GHz quad-core processor is also in the...


Sony Xperia UL - codenamed Gaga - leaks online

Sony Xperia UL - codenamed Gaga - leaks online

16 May, 2013 | comments (74)

Sony seems to have a lot going on in its labs. After the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL hit the market, the Japanese manufacturer announced the Xperia L, Xperia SP and Xperia ZR. Then, a mysterious new device - Xperia i1 Honami - entered our rumor mill that...

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Sony Xperia Z gets firmware update, improves camera quality

Sony Xperia Z gets firmware update, improves camera quality

15 May, 2013 | comments (147)

Sony has just released a new firmware update for the Xperia Z flagship. It's still based on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, but brings quite a lot of improvements. The most notable change is the improved camera quality. The Sony fans probably remember...

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