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Sony Ericsson to invest £4M in new XPERIA line ad campaign

Sony Ericsson to invest £4M in new XPERIA line ad campaign

24 March, 2011 | comments (64)

It's no secret that the future of Sony Ericsson as a company is hugely dependent on the success of their XPERIA smartphone lineup. So it's no wonder that company is throwing so much effort in their ad campaigns, especially the Play one....


3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

21 March, 2011 | comments (44)

The Three UK roadmap just surfaced, revealing excitingly sounding devices such as a Samsung Galaxy S II mini and confirming that the Nokia X7 hasn't been canceled world-wide. Unlike the Galaxy mini, the S II mini will be a high-end smartphone,...


The XPERIA Play will launch in Spain on 1 April, cost 649 euro

The XPERIA Play will launch in Spain on 1 April, cost 649 euro

15 March, 2011 | comments (88)

We hope this is an early April Fool's joke - the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play will apparently be launching in Spain on 1 April, for the hefty 649 euro SIM-free price. It will come with 6 games preloaded but the price still seems pretty...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA mini2 leaks, wearing a nice white dress

Sony Ericsson XPERIA mini2 leaks, wearing a nice white dress

15 March, 2011 | comments (50)

We've just got a live photo of a yet unannounced Android-running Sony Ericsson handset. The Sony Ericsson XPERIA mini2 comes to succeed the most compact droid in the company portfolio and it will obviously be available in a pretty white outfit....


UK getting the XPERIA Play on 31 March, Optimus 3D - in late May

UK getting the XPERIA Play on 31 March, Optimus 3D - in late May

13 March, 2011 | comments (56)

Sony Ericsson is prepping its biggest UK marketing campaign for XPERIA Play launch at 31 March. Meanwhile LG is working hard to unleash the Optimus 3D in “late May”, again in the UK. It seems the Sony Ericsson’s "late March release" promise...


PlayStation Suite coming to Tegra 2 devices, PS1 and PS2 titles too

PlayStation Suite coming to Tegra 2 devices, PS1 and PS2 titles too

11 March, 2011 | comments (37)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play will not be the only Android phone out there that runs PlayStation games. NVIDIA announced that Tegra 2 powered smartphones and tablets will be getting the PlayStation Suite, the software platform that allows...


The Havok game engine demoed on the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play

The Havok game engine demoed on the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play

04 March, 2011 | comments (70)

As we reported yesterday, the guys behind the Havok game engine teamed up with Sony Ericsson to provide better gaming experience for Android users. As a result, today an interesting video demonstrating the power and capabilities of the Havok engine...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play partners with Havok, MLG

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play partners with Havok, MLG

02 March, 2011 | comments (40)

Sony Ericsson has announced two key partnerships to push the XPERIA Play to the top of mobile gaming. Havok has ported all their software to Gingerbread and optimized it for the XPERIA Play, which is also the official Major League Gaming...


O2 UK will offer white Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play exclusively

O2 UK will offer white Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play exclusively

20 February, 2011 | comments (42)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play will be available on all UK carriers, launching in April. However, O2 UK proudly tweeted that they’ll be the only ones carrying a white version of the XPERIA Play on the UK market. O2 included two product photos of...


Sony Ericsson announces XPERIA Play, Neo and Pro

Sony Ericsson announces XPERIA Play, Neo and Pro

13 February, 2011 | comments (69)

This just in - Sony Ericsson announced the XPERIA Neo and the XPERIA Pro. The XPERIA Play was uncovered too, specs and all. The Neo and the Pro are like smaller-screen versions of the Arc but the Pro adds a QWERTY keyboard to the mix. The Sony...


Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

14 February, 2011 | comments (32)

The Mobile World Congress is still going in full swing and we're working hard to cover every juicy bit. Here's a neat and tidy list of all the new things that have come out so far, maker by maker. We'll be updating this article as new info becomes...

Tags: MWC 2011


Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

11 February, 2011 | comments (41)

The MWC 2011 is just around the corner and we decided make a scoop of all the leaks we saw in the recent weeks. We organized the rumored info into one hopefully definitive laundry list of phones and tablets that should make an appearance at this...


XPERIA Play is finally official, thanks to the Super Bowl ads

XPERIA Play is finally official, thanks to the Super Bowl ads

07 February, 2011 | comments (38)

Sony Ericsson has finally made the XPERIA Play official through a creepy Super Bowl commercial. The presentation is still scheduled for 13 February, but now you finally know what to expect then. Oh, wait... We've already lost count of the XPERIA...


The PlayStation Suite: PS1 games and a game store for all Androids

The PlayStation Suite: PS1 games and a game store for all Androids

27 January, 2011 | comments (41)

Sony's plan for mobile PlayStation gaming goes much further than just the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play - the newly announced PlayStation Suite platform will deliver PlayStation games on a variety of Android-based devices and plans include a dedicated...


SE Xperia Play prototype gets a thorough review, again

SE Xperia Play prototype gets a thorough review, again

27 January, 2011 | comments (17)

Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the last month, you know that the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play prototype previews first appeared in a couple of Chinese websites. But here's a more Western-type preview of the device, courtesy of...


Sony Ericsson Q4 results: fourth consecutive quarter of profit

Sony Ericsson Q4 results: fourth consecutive quarter of profit

20 January, 2011 | comments (37)

2010 was a good year for Sony Ericsson - they just released their Q4 financial report and it's their fourth consecutive report that has them in the black. Their focus on high-end Android devices seems to be paying off and they plan to continue down...


XPERIA Play reviewed again, more specs revealed

XPERIA Play reviewed again, more specs revealed

17 January, 2011 | comments (81)

XPERIA Play is probably Sony Ericsson's worst kept secret. The gaming phone keeps leaking every week revealing even more of its specs to the public. Today we've got another review for you, complete with more live shots and benchmarks. Sony...


The XPERIA Play gets previewed again, game emulator tested

The XPERIA Play gets previewed again, game emulator tested

09 January, 2011 | comments (52)

The first in-depth preview of the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play hit the net a couple of days ago but there’s another one - chock full of size comparison photos and some early Sony PSP Go game emulator tests. The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play is roughly...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play preview surfaces, specs confirmed

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play preview surfaces, specs confirmed

07 January, 2011 | comments (66)

Lately we are learning most of the Sony Ericsson phones specs through leaks, rather than with the official announcement. The XPERIA Play makes no exception as it made yet another public appearance and this time we are even getting a pretty detailed...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play leaks again, confirms Gingerbread

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play leaks again, confirms Gingerbread

05 January, 2011 | comments (53)

The Mobile World Congress is fast approaching and, understandably, rumors and leaks are starting to intensify. Today we've got another batch of photos of the Sony Ericsson PlayStation phone, which reconfirms its XPERIA allegiance and Gingerbread...