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Sony Xperia M4 Aqua to join Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua to join Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC

25 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Mere hours ago it emerged that Sony is going to unveil the Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC next week. And now we find out that it won't be the only new device the company has in store for us. It will be joined in Sony's portfolio by the Xperia M4 Aqua,...

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Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

24 February, 2015 | comments (41)

Unannounced Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaked out. The slate made a premature appearance in Sony’s Xperia Lounge Android application and was quickly taken down. The sole leaked image of the device reveals Xperia Z3-like design...

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Sony Xperia E4g adds LTE to the E4, has dual-SIM version too

Sony Xperia E4g adds LTE to the E4, has dual-SIM version too

24 February, 2015 | comments (17)

The Xperia E4 was quietly unveiled as a sort-of successor to the Xperia E3. It lacked LTE though, a key feature of the E3, so now the Sony Xperia E4g was announced just as quietly. The name says it all – an E4 with 4G LTE connectivity. Like its...


Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

23 February, 2015 | comments (52)

Several screenshots allegedly taken on an Xperia Z4 Dual give us a peek at the new UI coming from Sony and confirm that the flagship will have a dual-SIM version. One screenshot shows a Qualcomm MSM8994 chipset, aka Snapdragon 810, and Android...


New Xperia (E2303) handset surfaces in benchmarks

New Xperia (E2303) handset surfaces in benchmarks

19 February, 2015 | comments (22)

With MWC 2015 just over a week away hype is growing around new device announcements. Samsung is definitely in the spotlight with its highly-anticipated Galaxy S6 flagship and so is the One (M9) by HTC. Sony has already made it clear that the...

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HTC Butterfly 3 tipped to launch in the second half of the year

HTC Butterfly 3 tipped to launch in the second half of the year

19 February, 2015 | comments (5)

According to popular leakster upleaks, HTC will release its new Butterfly smartphone in the second half of 2015. The device, which is said to sport a 5.2-inch WQHD screen, is codenamed the Butterfly 3 or B3. In addition, upleaks also revealed...

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Sony could exit smartphone business in a bid to turn to profit

Sony could exit smartphone business in a bid to turn to profit

19 February, 2015 | comments (159)

Sony might exit the smartphone market in a bid to become profitable once again. The Japanese tech giant’s CEO Kazuo Hurai announced at a press conference that Sony will no longer pursue sales growth in the highly competitive field. Right in...

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Xperia Z3 has its Lollipop update certified, may roll out soon

Xperia Z3 has its Lollipop update certified, may roll out soon

18 February, 2015 | comments (15)

The Sony Xperia Z3 running Android 5.0 Lollipop has been certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance. The handset obviously already had been certified over there while running previous versions of the software - so this means we could see Lollipop rolling out...

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Sony Xperia E4 on pre-order in mainland Europe for €130

Sony Xperia E4 on pre-order in mainland Europe for €130

17 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Last week the new Sony Xperia E4 went on pre-order in the UK, since then it has expanded to mainland Europe. It's still a bit difficult to find but we managed to find it in a few stores at €130, practically on par with the £100 pre-order price in...

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Sony Xperia E4 goes on pre-order in the UK at £100

Sony Xperia E4 goes on pre-order in the UK at £100

12 February, 2015 | comments (15)

The Sony Xperia E4 quietly sneacked onto the stage yesterday and the announcement was so quick we didn’t even get a launch date and a price. Clove UK has answered both of these questions by putting the new handset on pre-order. It's priced at...

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Sony Xperia E4 and E4 Dual quietly unveiled 

Sony Xperia E4 and E4 Dual quietly unveiled 

10 February, 2015 | comments (27)

Sony just announced the Xperia E4. It has a bigger screen than the Xperia E3, a similar a quad-core processor and 1GB RAM, plus a 5MP/1080p camera. It doesn’t have LTE though, what it does have is a dual-SIM version similar to the Xperia E3 and...


Sony Xperia Z4 visits GeekBench with its Snapdragon 810 chipset

Sony Xperia Z4 visits GeekBench with its Snapdragon 810 chipset

10 February, 2015 | comments (47)

The Xperia Z4 leaks keep mounting, the latest coming from GeekBench. The benchmark confirms a Snapdragon 810 chipset and Android 5.0.2 Lollipop, which is what previous rumors have claimed. The benchmark only found 3GB of RAM though, not 4GB as...

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Renders of Sony phone probably show the Xperia E4

Renders of Sony phone probably show the Xperia E4

09 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Renders of a new Xperia phone have leaked – thanks to a case manufacturer, of course – which suggests the device is pretty much ready for an appearance at the MWC in the first days of March. The E2105/E2115 model number matches with the Xperia E4...

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Sony Xperia E1 II surfaces at an online retailer

Sony Xperia E1 II surfaces at an online retailer

08 February, 2015 | comments (26)

Announced a year ago, the original Sony Xperia E1 is an entry level smartphone with a 4-inch screen. Today, thanks to a tip by one of our readers, we spotted that the website of a Spanish retail chain shows the specs of the next iteration of the...

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Sony E2003/E2033 mid-ranger with 64-bit chipset uncovered

Sony E2003/E2033 mid-ranger with 64-bit chipset uncovered

05 February, 2015 | comments (18)

A new Sony mid-range phone is in the works, its existence given away by GFX Bench. The Sony E2003/E2033 looks like a successor to the Xperia E3 with a 4.6" qHD screen (540 x 960px) and a 64-bit MediaTek chipset. The chipset is MT6752 with four...

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Lollipop update for Xperia Z2 and Z3 coming soon

Lollipop update for Xperia Z2 and Z3 coming soon

05 February, 2015 | comments (65)

Sony has regularly been criticized for its support policies, leaving behind mid-range models and taking its time with flagship updates. The entire Xperia Z lineup has been promised the Lollipop update, though, and the company is slowly...

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Sony Xperia Z4 to sport slim bezels and new speaker design

Sony Xperia Z4 to sport slim bezels and new speaker design

04 February, 2015 | comments (70)

The Sony Xperia Z4 is one of the less likely announcements expected to be seen at the MWC a few weeks from now, judging by the lack of tangible info on the device. A recent leak on Chinese social network Weibo, however, might force us to rethink...

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Sony expects smaller loss in 2014, mobile division slowing down

Sony expects smaller loss in 2014, mobile division slowing down

04 February, 2015 | comments (16)

Sony revealed that it expects the annual loss for its financial year 2014 (which ends on March 31) to be smaller than expected by analysts and the revenue to be bigger. The buoys are the PlayStation and the image sensor divisions, while the Xperia...

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Sony's MWC conference will probably be held on March 2

Sony's MWC conference will probably be held on March 2

02 February, 2015 | comments (18)

With MWC just a month away preparations are well underway in the mobile world for the biggest mobile venue of the year. Major players are all expected to hit hard with anticipated flagships such as the Samsung Galaxy S6 and HTC One (M9). Sony will...

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Xperia Z4 gets certified in Indonesia, may be out soon

Xperia Z4 gets certified in Indonesia, may be out soon

29 January, 2015 | comments (40)

Sony's upcoming Xperia Z4 smartphone may have just received the necessary certification from Postel, the Indonesian authority that deals with such things. Three Sony phone models have been given the all clear by Postel, one of which could in fact...

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