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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 (16)

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 (31)

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...


Sony Xperia Z3 case by Baseus hits eBay

Sony Xperia Z3 case by Baseus hits eBay

15 August, 2014 | comments (13)

We've seen a batch of Sony Xperia Z3 photos, which featured a transparent case protecting the sides and back of the upcoming flagship. Now we have images of the case itself, which is made by Baseus. Baseus has been making cases for Sony, Samsung,...

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Sony is working on a low-end 6.1-inch smartphone

Sony is working on a low-end 6.1-inch smartphone

12 August, 2014 | comments (47)

For the past couple of years in the mobile world we've pretty much gotten used to the general rule that high-end smartphones are bigger than lower-end ones. Sony looks set to change that perception, however. The company is working on a device...

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Sony Xperia Z3 benchmark leaks, confirming Z2-like specs

Sony Xperia Z3 benchmark leaks, confirming Z2-like specs

12 August, 2014 | comments (58)

The Xperia Z3 is no stranger to our homepage, it's been the subject of several leaks already. It's certain that Sony will present it in the beginning of September as they traditionally unveil their latest flagship at the annual IFA expo. Today's...

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A bunch of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact images leak

A bunch of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact images leak

09 August, 2014 | comments (46)

As we edge closer to the IFA, leaks about one of the expected stars of the show, the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, are bound to intensify. The diminutive flagship has surfaced in a bunch of new live photos today, revealing a few more pieces of the...

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Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

08 August, 2014 | comments (64)

As we get closer to Sony's IFA 2014 press conference, more and more clues regarding the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact start piling up. The latest one concern alleged AutoCAD drawing of the upcoming phones specifying their dimensions. Starting...

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Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

08 August, 2014 | comments (50)

Sony is delivering on its promise to deliver KitKat to the Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual. The update is rolling out now though there might be delays varying by market and carrier. Go to Check for updates in the About screen of the settings on your...


Sony IFA 2014 invite out - smartphones and lens cameras

Sony IFA 2014 invite out - smartphones and lens cameras

07 August, 2014 | comments (42)

Sony is apparently about to send out its IFA 2014 invitations and one slipped to the world wide web revealing some snapshots of what Sony is aiming to show off. We see the side of what's hopefully the Xperia Z3, which is heavily rumored to make...

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T-Mobile's Sony Xperia Z1s finally gets KitKat update

T-Mobile's Sony Xperia Z1s finally gets KitKat update

06 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The internationally sold Sony Xperia Z1 started receiving its update to Android 4.4 KitKat back in March. T-Mobile's version of the phone, however, has so far been stuck on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Thankfully that's changed today, since the KitKat...


Sony Xperia Z3 spy shots show off the exterior

Sony Xperia Z3 spy shots show off the exterior

06 August, 2014 | comments (83)

A week ago we saw alleged photos of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact. Now the full set of photos has been uncovered but this time it's claimed to be the big Xperia Z3 instead. The Sony Xperia Z3 features the same external features as the current Z2 model ...

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Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

03 August, 2014 | comments (30)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 31 of 2014 saw a lot of rumors and interesting leaks, as well as speculation whether the Nokia X2 will live or...


Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

01 August, 2014 | comments (4)

This weeks' edition of Counterclockwise has us looking back at several historic milestones for the likes of Skype, Samsung, Nokia, and Apple. Early August is typically the time when iPhone rumors start ramping up in anticipation of Apple's events,...


Sony Xperia T3 is now available in the UK too

Sony Xperia T3 is now available in the UK too

01 August, 2014 | comments (9)

It looks like the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini isn't the only smartphone to become available in the UK today. It's been joined by the Sony Xperia T3, which is exclusively sold by Carphone Warehouse. All three colors are already up for grabs - white,...

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Sony Xperia C3 selfie phone priced at $323 in China

Sony Xperia C3 selfie phone priced at $323 in China

31 July, 2014 | comments (32)

Remember Sony's much-touted selfie phone? It got official as the Xperia C3 at the beginning of July, and it's set to become available in August. The first market to get it is China, and incidentally it's already been priced over there. The Xperia...

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Sony posts positive quarter, strong PS4, weak PC sales

Sony posts positive quarter, strong PS4, weak PC sales

31 July, 2014 | comments (42)

Sony has released its financial results for the three months ending June 30, or the first fiscal quarter for the company. In this time Sony has made $265 million of net income on around $17.9 billion of total revenue - a 5.8% increase compared to...

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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact specs promise a mini flagship

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact specs promise a mini flagship

30 July, 2014 | comments (134)

If an increasing number of leaks is any indication, the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is growing closer to reality. Four new images plus a spec overview promise that the Sony's Compact line will remain the mini king in the new generation, too. The...

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Handset shipments from Taiwan to rise to 21.95 million in Q3

Handset shipments from Taiwan to rise to 21.95 million in Q3

28 July, 2014 | comments (5)

DigiTimes has conducted a research on the performance of Taiwan phone manufacturers in Q3 2014. According to the data, Origina Design Manufacturers (ODM) and own-brand makers will have a blast in the June-September period. The top five...