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AT&T Sony Xperia TL getting Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update

AT&T Sony Xperia TL getting Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update

01 March, 2013 | comments (36)

The wait is finally over for the AT&T owners of the Sony Xperia TL smartphone as the Jelly Bean update for your droids is now available. The Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is said to have a much smoother UI and also has an extended battery mode...


The latest devices from the MWC get priced in Germany

The latest devices from the MWC get priced in Germany

28 February, 2013 | comments (32)

A few online retailers have already posted prices on several of the devices revealed at this years' MWC. Keep in mind that most of these are pre-orders, which means that you likely won't be getting your device right away. Nokia's new...


Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

24 February, 2013 | comments (40)

MWC 2013 overview #review-body th, #review-body td { font-size:12px; } Lumia 720 and 520 are Nokia's latest smartphones Nokia announces 105 and 301 feature phones at MWC Nokia announces a wireless car charger...

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Sony Xperia T gets the Android Jelly Bean update

Sony Xperia T gets the Android Jelly Bean update

04 February, 2013 | comments (105)

Sony has started rolling out the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the Xperia T smartphone. The update is being made available just a day after it appeared on the PTCRB website and was certified and a week after an alpha version was...


Sony C530X HuaShan is the Xperia SP, C210X is the Xperia L

Sony C530X HuaShan is the Xperia SP, C210X is the Xperia L

31 January, 2013 | comments (32)

Unlike the Sony Xperia T, the phone of choice for James Bond, these two Xperia models aren’t good at keeping their codenames. The Sony C530X HuaShan was revealed to the be the Xperia SP, while the Sony C210X will be the Xperia L. The Sony C530X...


Alpha version of the Jelly Bean ROM for Xperia T now available

Alpha version of the Jelly Bean ROM for Xperia T now available

25 January, 2013 | comments (35)

Those first rumors of the update being released turned out to be a hoax, but Sony seems to be working hard on bringing Jelly Bean to its Xperia T flagship (and probably other smartphones too). The company just released alpha version of the ROM to...


Full-res Sony Xperia Z camera samples surface from CES

Full-res Sony Xperia Z camera samples surface from CES

13 January, 2013 | comments (175)

Lucky fellow journalists got the chance to smuggle out an Xperia Z outside the CES grounds for a short photo shoot and they've published the results. Sony made a real splash with their Xperia Z and ZL announcement at CES this year. Besides the...


 Sony Xperia T gets Jelly Bean update as a Christmas present

Sony Xperia T gets Jelly Bean update as a Christmas present

24 December, 2012 | comments (89)

Sony has unexpectedly launched a firmware update for its flagship Android smartphone the Xperia T a couple of months ahead of what was initially scheduled. The Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update then comes just like a Christmas present for...


Sony Xperia V goes on sale in Russia, steeply priced

Sony Xperia V goes on sale in Russia, steeply priced

13 December, 2012 | comments (68)

The Sony Xperia V, a water-proof version of the international Sony Xperia T flagship has gone on sale in Russia today. The smartphone's initial pricing is pretty steep, though. It will set you back 24999 Russian rubles (around $815/€623/£505) off...


AT&T to sell off-contract Nokia Lumia 920 for $450, 820 for $400

AT&T to sell off-contract Nokia Lumia 920 for $450, 820 for $400

07 November, 2012 | comments (88)

Yesterday, AT&T announced the on-contract pricing of three of its incoming Windows Phone 8 handsets, including the Nokia Lumia 920 (they have exclusivity on this one in the US) and the Lumia 820. Today they put those two up for pre-order and...


AT&T announces pricing and availability of Sony Xperia TL

AT&T announces pricing and availability of Sony Xperia TL

25 October, 2012 | comments (11)

AT&T announced pricing and availability of the Sony Xperia TL. The LTE smartphone will be available for purchase next week, on November 2 for $99.99 with a two-year contract. As its name mildly suggests, the Sony Xperia TL is almost...


Sony Xperia TX goes on sale in Hong Kong in three colors

Sony Xperia TX goes on sale in Hong Kong in three colors

08 October, 2012 | comments (39)

The Sony Xperia TX has been released in Hong Kong today with a recommended price tag of HK$4,698 or around $606 (or £375, €465). The device comes in three color variants - pink, white and black. Also the Xperia J has been priced in Hong Kong...


Sony Xperia TL for AT&T goes official as James Bond's phone

Sony Xperia TL for AT&T goes official as James Bond's phone

01 October, 2012 | comments (22)

Sony Xperia TL has gone official for AT&T Wireless as James Bond's official smartphone. The previously leaked LTE handset will hit AT&T's shelves in the near future with a yet to be known price tag. A quick look at the Sony Xperia TL is...


Sony Xperia T European march continues, it's about to hit US shores too

Sony Xperia T European march continues, it's about to hit US shores too

01 October, 2012 | comments (34)

The Sony Xperia T is continuing its roll-out to retailers across rest of Europe and after becoming available in the UK a few days ago. Reports are coming in of the device being available in Slovakia, where it's offered by carrier Telekom on a...


Sony Xperia T available from Three UK for £29 on a contract

Sony Xperia T available from Three UK for £29 on a contract

28 September, 2012 | comments (17)

The Sony Xperia T is a great looking flagship, although its rather high initial pricetag puts it at something of a disadvantage compared to some certain quad-core offerings (the T itself offers a dual-core Krait CPU). Fortunately, Three UK is...


Xiaomi Mi-Two benchmarked, shows great performance early on

Xiaomi Mi-Two benchmarked, shows great performance early on

28 September, 2012 | comments (48)

The Xiaomi Mi-Two was the first phone announced with Qualcomm's monster Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset. The phone is yet to launch officially (production started a week ago), but several Chinese sites have received an engineering sample and the reviews...


AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

04 September, 2012 | comments (17)

The UK’s retailer Phones4U is now taking pre-orders for the newly announced Xperia T. The first users to pre-order it will even get Sony’s SmartWatch as a gift. Nothing out of the ordinary so far. If you take a closer look on the Xperia T...


We take a look back at IFA 2012, see if you've missed something

We take a look back at IFA 2012, see if you've missed something

03 September, 2012 | comments (18)

IFA 2012 has been a lot of fun and it still is for everyone who's going to attend it this week. However, with the announcements over, our job was over too and we are back to the daily grind in the office. Now is an appropriate time to take look...

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Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

31 August, 2012 | comments (34)

Carphone Warehouse has issued a press release announcing three important things – the UK release dates for the recently unveiled Xperia T and Xperia J and the retail price of the Xperia Tablet S. The Xperia T and Xperia J smartphones will hit...


Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

31 August, 2012 | comments (104)

The Galaxy Note II LTE is here and it looks identical to its LTE-less global counterpart. We asked around and turns out that the Note II LTE has the same innards as well - a quad-core Exynos 4412 Quad SoC with an additional LTE chip...