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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact on pre-order in the UK and Germany

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact on pre-order in the UK and Germany

12 September, 2014 | comments (28)

The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact has gone up on pre-order in the UK and Germany. The official Sony Mobile store in the UK offers it at a full retail price of £430 but there are much better deals out there already. Clove UK and Handtec offer the...

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Sony Xperia M, L and SP to stay at Jelly Bean

Sony Xperia M, L and SP to stay at Jelly Bean

10 September, 2014 | comments (175)

Sony has made the decision to pull the plug on three of its phones – the Xperia M (and M Dual), Xperia L and Xperia SP will not be updated anymore, leaving them at the current latest software version. For the Xperia M, Xperia M Dual and Xperia L...


Android 4.4.4 for Xperia Z, ZR, ZL, Tablet Z now officially seeding

Android 4.4.4 for Xperia Z, ZR, ZL, Tablet Z now officially seeding

09 September, 2014 | comments (83)

Earlier today we told you about Sony Xperia Z being treated with a new firmware update based on the latest available Android 4.4.4 revision. The update is now official for the entire Xperia Z lineup worldwide. Sony has announced on Twitter it...


Sony Xperia Z is now getting Android 4.4.4 update

Sony Xperia Z is now getting Android 4.4.4 update

09 September, 2014 | comments (271)

Sony has begun seeding the Android 4.4.4 KitKat based firmware update to Sony Xperia Z. It is available in France, but it should soon roll out to all Xperia Z units worldwide. Sony Xperia Z has been running on Android 4.4.2 KitKat since May. Sony...


Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

04 September, 2014 | comments (31)

According to one particular report, the Sony Xperia Z3 will actually be sold by Verizon at some point in the future. However, Big Red's version will get a slightly different moniker - Xperia Z3v, that is. The information supposedly stems from...


Sony's Z3 family gets officially priced in Europe

Sony's Z3 family gets officially priced in Europe

03 September, 2014 | comments (22)

Sony's just unveiled its brand new Z3 family of devices mere hours ago. But already the three new products have been listed by the Japanese company's various official online stores in Europe. The Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact, and Xperia Z3 Tablet...

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Watch the Sony IFA event livestream here

Watch the Sony IFA event livestream here

03 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Sony press event starts at 16:15 CEST in Berlin. There Sony is expected to announce the next generation Xperia devices - Sony Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact and the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. Sony should be prepping new wearables, too - the...


Sony Xperia Z3 leaked press images reveal its color options

Sony Xperia Z3 leaked press images reveal its color options

02 September, 2014 | comments (78)

Hot on the heels of its compact sibling's shots, Sony Xperia Z3 press images leaked out in the eve of its scheduled announcement. The press photos showcase the upcoming flagship in four different color schemes, headed by a rather fashion-centric...

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Sticker with Sony Xperia Z3 specs allegedly reveals all

Sticker with Sony Xperia Z3 specs allegedly reveals all

02 September, 2014 | comments (47)

Sony scheduled its IFA event for tomorrow but we've already seen one big Xperia Z3 Compact leak and now its big bro is out in the open as well. A photo of a Sony Xperia Z3 with a sticker on it reveals all the juicy specs of the new waterproof...

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Alleged Sony Xperia Z3 Compact press shots make the rounds

Alleged Sony Xperia Z3 Compact press shots make the rounds

01 September, 2014 | comments (90)

Alleged press images of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact made the rounds online. The photos showcase the unannounced successor of the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact in all its glory. Unsurprisingly, the design of the upcoming device is quite similar to that...

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Sony SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk leak prior to IFA

Sony SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk leak prior to IFA

01 September, 2014 | comments (24)

A photo of the upcoming Sony SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk have leaked prior to their official unveiling at IFA 2014 in a few days. The Sony SmartWatch 3 will feature a 1.68" display with a 320x320 pixel resolution. It'll have IP58...

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Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

27 August, 2014 | comments (20)

Once again, Sony accidentally dropped the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name. This time around, the upcoming device’s moniker appeared on the official product page of Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name popped up in the...

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Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

26 August, 2014 | comments (84)

The yet to be revealed Sony Xperia Z3 got fully disassembled before its official announcement. Sony’s next flagship is going to debut at the manufacturer’s IFA press conference next week, on September 3. The images of the devices teardown...

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Sony Z3 Tablet Compact alleged specifications surface

Sony Z3 Tablet Compact alleged specifications surface

25 August, 2014 | comments (16)

Sony has accidentally published a promo shot of its upcoming Z3 Tablet Compact alongside an Android Wear-powered smartwatch ahead of their IFA 2014 announcement. Up until now, the tablet's specs were shrouded in mystery, but thanks to a tip sent to...

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Alleged image of Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks

Alleged image of Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks

24 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Less than a week after it showed up in a Sony document, the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact made another unscheduled appearance. This time around, the compact slate emerged in an alleged live photo. The leaked image reveals a white slate with...

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TENAA reveals Sony Xperia Z3 specs

TENAA reveals Sony Xperia Z3 specs

21 August, 2014 | comments (67)

TENAA has certified the upcoming Sony Xperia Z3 and we now have a virtually complete specs sheet. And we still find very little upgrades over the Xperia Z2 model. The phone keeps the 5.2" IPS LCD with 1080p resolution but is marginally smaller....

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Sony Xperia C3 goes on sale, Russia is first to get it

Sony Xperia C3 goes on sale, Russia is first to get it

20 August, 2014 | comments (18)

The Sony Xperia C3, announced by Sony last month, and is touted as the first selfie-centric device from the Japanese manufacturer that comes with a 5MP front-facing camera and a wide range of social media extras. Today we learn that the...

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Sony Xperia M2 Aqua adds IP68 certification to M2 formula

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua adds IP68 certification to M2 formula

19 August, 2014 | comments (52)

Sony has made water-resistance a sort of trademark for the Xperia line but that's a feature usually reserved for the upper class of phones. The new Sony Xperia M2 Aqua brings the highest dust and water resistance IP rating found on a smartphone,...

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Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks through Sony document

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks through Sony document

18 August, 2014 | comments (21)

At Sony's IFA press event at the beginning of September, we were so far expecting to see the Xperia Z3 debut alongside the smaller Xperia Z3 Compact. These smartphones have been leaked a few times already, so they're definitely coming - and given...

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Sony Xperia M2 gets its KitKat update starting today

Sony Xperia M2 gets its KitKat update starting today

15 August, 2014 | comments (37)

If you own a Sony Xperia M2, here's some good news for you. The update to Android 4.4 KitKat for this device has apparently started rolling out today. That said, it's still early in the update's life cycle, so it's only been spotted for carrier...