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The Top 10 trending phones of week 17

The Top 10 trending phones of week 17

26 April, 2015 | comments (18)

Just when you thought the Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 edge/Grand Prime triumvirate was going to rule for months on end, the Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML stepped in and claimed a seat in the Top 3. And it's also worth noting that the Galaxy S6 lost a massive 30K...


Sony predicts a $2.5B operating profit for 2015

Sony predicts a $2.5B operating profit for 2015

25 April, 2015 | comments (75)

Sony has updated its operating profit forecast for the 2015 fiscal year, bringing the number up to JPY 300 billion. That translates to $2.52 billion and is four times as much as previous company estimates. The information comes courtesy of...

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Sony Xperia Z3 is surprisingly back in stock at T-Mobile

Sony Xperia Z3 is surprisingly back in stock at T-Mobile

24 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Earlier this month T-Mobile decided to discontinue the Sony Xperia Z3, after less than six months since its debut at the magenta carrier. At that point, there was no explanation given - the phone simply vanished from TMo's website. Today, though,...


Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 now receiving Lollipop

Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 now receiving Lollipop

22 April, 2015 | comments (260)

Two additional Sony devices are jumping on the Lollipop train starting today: the Xperia T2 Ultra and the Xperia C3. These follow in the footsteps of three generations of Xperia Z flagships, which are already running Android 5.0. The update...


Sony Xperia Z4 Compact, Z4 Ultra spotted in certification list

Sony Xperia Z4 Compact, Z4 Ultra spotted in certification list

22 April, 2015 | comments (54)

The alleged successors of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact (D5800 series) and Xperia Z Ultra (C6800 series) were spotted in an Indonesian Telecom regulatory list. Based on the certification dates, the Xperia Z4 Compact and Xperia Z4 Ultra are expected to...

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Sony Xperia Z4 is not the 2015 flagship, stay tuned this May

Sony Xperia Z4 is not the 2015 flagship, stay tuned this May

20 April, 2015 | comments (214)

Sony Xperia Z4 was announced in Japan today and it's an incremental upgrade with the Snapdragon 810 chip being the key change. As it turns out the lack of fanfare for the Xperia Z4 launch in Japan was intentional, as the phone will remain as...

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Sony Xperia Z4 launches with 5.2” FHD display in Japan

Sony Xperia Z4 launches with 5.2” FHD display in Japan

20 April, 2015 | comments (218)

After many weeks of rumors and leaks, Sony has formally unveiled its next flagship - Xperia Z4. The new Xperia Z4 is the successor of the Xperia Z3 but has only been announced in Japan market for now. The Sony Xperia Z4 has a slightly...

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New leaked renders might showcase the Xperia Z3 Neo

New leaked renders might showcase the Xperia Z3 Neo

18 April, 2015 | comments (71)

The plot continues to thicken around Sony's long-overdue Xperia Z4 flagship. Rumors about the handset are still plentiful, but despite the vigorous talk of a metal unibody and a fingerprint sensor, recent rumors have thrown a major curve ball into...

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Sony Xperia Z4 may have a metal unibody, fingerprint sensor

Sony Xperia Z4 may have a metal unibody, fingerprint sensor

16 April, 2015 | comments (99)

Sony Xperia Z4 rumors abound, but a recent one threw a spanner in the works – it suggested that all Xperia Z4 rumors so far actually relate to a refreshed Z3 model called Xperia Z3 Neo. The latest Z4 gossip claims that the flagship model will dump...

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Sony Xperia Z4 (or Z3 Neo) could be unveiled on April 20

Sony Xperia Z4 (or Z3 Neo) could be unveiled on April 20

14 April, 2015 | comments (60)

So far Sony hasn't announced a top of the line smartphone in 2015, in stark contrast to what happened over the last few years. However, we may now be pretty close to a new Xperia Z series handset getting official. On the other hand, there's growing...

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More cases for the Xperia Z4 leak, or is it the Xperia Z3 Neo

More cases for the Xperia Z4 leak, or is it the Xperia Z3 Neo

14 April, 2015 | comments (19)

Yet more alleged cases for the Sony Xperia Z4 have leaked, this time including semi-transparent cases and flip cases. A separate rumor casts doubt on this and recent leaks about the Z4, saying that what we are seeing is merely a revamped...

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Lollipop now out for Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, Z3 Dual, Z Ultra

Lollipop now out for Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, Z3 Dual, Z Ultra

13 April, 2015 | comments (444)

After a very slow start, Sony is now adding more and more devices to the Lollipop update list every other week or so. The company may have been late to the Lollipop game, but at least it's releasing new software at a decent pace. The latest...


Purported Sony Xperia Z4 press image spotted online

Purported Sony Xperia Z4 press image spotted online

09 April, 2015 | comments (117)

We reported that Sony is working on the Xperia Z4 smartphone set to launch sometime soon. While the specifications leak, we eagerly wait to see if there are any design changes. To our surprise, there are barely any visible changes as per a new...

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Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition gets android 5.1 Lollipop

Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition gets android 5.1 Lollipop

08 April, 2015 | comments (23)

Android 5.1 Lollipop began seeding to Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition. Sony’s phablet is the latest stock Android device to receive the update - the Google Play editions HTC One (M8) and LG G Pad 8.3 also got the treatment over past couple of...


Sony Xperia Z4 leaked case confirms controls placement

Sony Xperia Z4 leaked case confirms controls placement

08 April, 2015 | comments (63)

The Sony Xperia Z4 is set to complete this year's flagship team when it launches sometime in the summer. It will come bearing few surprises though, as the device was already leaked in press images, as well as spotted live, multiple...

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Lollipop for Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact, Z Ultra due next week

Lollipop for Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact, Z Ultra due next week

08 April, 2015 | comments (106)

Sony is already rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Xperia Z2 and Z2 tablet across different regions. In the mean time, the company has promised to release the Lollipop update for the Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra...


Sony Xperia C4 gets pictured in live image leak

Sony Xperia C4 gets pictured in live image leak

07 April, 2015 | comments (35)

Just yesterday we saw a purported leaked render showing the upcoming Sony Xperia C4, and today we're treated to an alleged live image of the handset. As you can see, this is an actual photo, in which the Xperia C4 is seen in working...

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Sony Lavender rumored in works with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

Sony Lavender rumored in works with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

07 April, 2015 | comments (25)

Sony is about to introduce yet another mid-range smartphone with interesting set of specifications. The serial leaker upleaks has shared details of an upcoming device codenamed Sony Lavender. Sony Lavender:Model Number E5503, Type Number...

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Sony Xperia Z4 Ultra reportedly in the works

Sony Xperia Z4 Ultra reportedly in the works

07 April, 2015 | comments (84)

Sony has definitely been taking its time with device announcements, most notably the Xperia Z4. The company's eagerly-anticipated flagship has been keeping fans on their toes for a few months now and, judging from what we have already seen, when it...

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Sony Xperia Z4 photo sample surfaces

Sony Xperia Z4 photo sample surfaces

07 April, 2015 | comments (65)

Sony has been keeping fans on their toes for months, waiting for the Sony Xperia Z4 announcement. During this time, rumors and speculations have been plentiful. We already have some idea of the device's specs, as well as renders and even, most...

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