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Sony Xperia M2 now available in the UK

Sony Xperia M2 now available in the UK

15 May, 2014 | comments (18)

The Sony Xperia M2 is launching in the UK starting today. It's available on Everything Everywhere's network for free starting at £24 a month or for £20 upfront with a £19/month contract, including with 500 MB worth of LTE data, 500 minutes and...

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Sony Xperia A2 SO-04F is official on Japanese NTT DoCoMo

Sony Xperia A2 SO-04F is official on Japanese NTT DoCoMo

14 May, 2014 | comments (52)

Sony announced the Xperia A2 SO-04F for the Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo. The phone made a trip to the FCC recently carrying the codename "Altair". Judging by its model name, the Sony SO-04F is expected to be Japanese version of the Xperia Z2...


Sony T2 Ultra  not coming to the UK

Sony T2 Ultra not coming to the UK

08 May, 2014 | comments (14)

Sony’s T2 Ultra phablet was slated to the come to the UK, but it seems that the massive-screened Android device has had its UK debut mysteriously axed. The sudden lack of UK availability for the device hasn’t been revealed. There have been some...

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Sony announces the Xperia ZL2 in Japan

Sony announces the Xperia ZL2 in Japan

08 May, 2014 | comments (66)

The Sony Xperia ZL2 is now official in Japan. This is the second generation of the phone and just like the first one, it's a version of the current flagship with much slimmer bezels and smaller footprint. The phone carries the 5" 1080p display...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE gets a massive price cut in the US

Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE gets a massive price cut in the US

04 May, 2014 | comments (35)

Sony gave the LTE-capable Xperia Z Ultra phablet a massive price reduction. The handset joined its Google Play Edition sibling which was discounted earlier this week. The regular Sony Xperia Z Ultra with LTE is now available for $449.99...

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Sony Xperia Z2 now available across Europe

Sony Xperia Z2 now available across Europe

02 May, 2014 | comments (105)

Sony Xperia Z2 went on pre-order in early April and a few orders were shipped around April 15. The wide handset launch was delayed though due to stock shortages probably caused by supply bottlenecks. Later Sony announced the Xperia Z2 launch will...

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Sony Xperia Z2 for Verizon gets accidentally confirmed

Sony Xperia Z2 for Verizon gets accidentally confirmed

01 May, 2014 | comments (25)

Sony accidentally confirmed that Xperia Z2 will be make its way to Verizon Wireless in the United States. On its official Google+ page, the electronics giant accidentally posted and quickly removed a photo of the Android powerhouse with Verizon...


Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition gets a $200 price cut

Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition gets a $200 price cut

30 April, 2014 | comments (41)

Google has dropped the price of the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition. The phone was launched at $649 back in December last year and is now available at $449, a solid $200 drop in just four months. As you may be aware, the Sony Z Ultra Google...

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UK retailers will finally get the Sony Xperia Z2 in May

UK retailers will finally get the Sony Xperia Z2 in May

29 April, 2014 | comments (36)

The European launch of the new Sony Xperia Z2 flagship was pushed from mid-April to May and May is fast approaching. UK retailers have started lining it up to launch. Sony's official web site claims deliveries are expected to start at the...

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No carrier will sell Xperia Z2 in the US but Sony will

No carrier will sell Xperia Z2 in the US but Sony will

26 April, 2014 | comments (109)

Sony recently announced that its flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z2 will be available in the US this summer. However, if you were planning to pick the device on a lower price with a contract, then we have some bad news for you. According to a...

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Sony launches the Xperia M2 Dual in India

Sony launches the Xperia M2 Dual in India

21 April, 2014 | comments (119)

Sony has launched the Xperia M2 Dual smartphone in India. The phone is priced at ₹21,900 ($361) and will be available starting April 25. The Sony Xperia M2 Dual is a dual SIM smartphone with a 4.8-inch, 960x540 resolution LCD, Qualcomm...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE to soon get Android 4.4.3 update

Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE to soon get Android 4.4.3 update

20 April, 2014 | comments (16)

The Sprint bound Google Nexus 5 was the first smartphone to receive the Android 4.4.3 update this past week. The Google Play Edition of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra might be the next smartphone in queue to get the latest Android 4.4.3...

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Sony Xperia Z2 gets treated to a minor firmware update

Sony Xperia Z2 gets treated to a minor firmware update

19 April, 2014 | comments (51)

Sony Xperia Z2 received a minor firmware update. The new Android 4.4.2 build has release number 17.1.A.2.69 and replaces version 17.1.A.2.55. The new firmware brings no major changes to Sony’s smartphone flagship – only minor performance...

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KitKat updates for Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z to arrive in May

KitKat updates for Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z to arrive in May

17 April, 2014 | comments (72)

Sony had already announced that the Android 4.4 KitKat update for Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z was under development and the new firmware would be available in May or June. Now, we have a confirmation that the update is...

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Sony Xperia Z2 pre-orders back up in Europe, launch pushed to May

Sony Xperia Z2 pre-orders back up in Europe, launch pushed to May

14 April, 2014 | comments (66)

Sony is experiencing a great deal of trouble getting its latest flagship the Xperia Z2 out of the factories and onto the store shelves. The company has re-launched the pre-orders for the phone on its UK website and has listed the shipping time...

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Slew of Sony Xperia Z phones get KitKat 4.4.2 bug fix

Slew of Sony Xperia Z phones get KitKat 4.4.2 bug fix

09 April, 2014 | comments (254)

Sony is now putting out a bug fix for the Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra, and Xperia Z1 Compact; Firmware 14.3.A.0.757 takes the place of the former version (14.3.A.0.681). What does the new version fix? The sound issue that has been plaguing users...

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UK Sony Xperia Z2 launches on May 1, pre-orders ship next week

UK Sony Xperia Z2 launches on May 1, pre-orders ship next week

09 April, 2014 | comments (36)

Sony Xperia Z2, the company's latest flagship, was announced back in the MWC in February. Sony has admitted on Xperia Z2 stock shortages, but it has claimed they'll cause no delay. Apparently that wasn't entirely true as the company has now admitted...

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Hong Kong won't see Xperia Z2 until June

Hong Kong won't see Xperia Z2 until June

08 April, 2014 | comments (32)

If you're been eagerly awaiting the release of Xperia's Z2 handset and you live in Hong Kong, then we've got some bad news. The smartphone won't be released in Hong Kong until June of this year. Sony has been mum on exactly why there's been a...

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Sony D5103 Xperia G pops up in Indonesia

Sony D5103 Xperia G pops up in Indonesia

05 April, 2014 | comments (28)

A Sony device that goes by the model name D5103, believed to be the upcoming Sony Xperia G, has popped up on Indonesian POSTEL website (the country's FCC equivalent). The leaked listing doesn't show much aside from the model name and the fact the...

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Sony outs SIM free Xperia Z1 with LTE in the US

Sony outs SIM free Xperia Z1 with LTE in the US

04 April, 2014 | comments (15)

So you want an Xperia Z1, but don't want to sign a contract? Not a problem, Sony's got your back. They've released an unlocked version of their popular Z1 handset that fully supports US LTE networks on both T-Mobile and AT&T's networks. It should...

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