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More Sony Xperia Tablet Z2  images and specs leak

More Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 images and specs leak

18 February, 2014 | comments (15)

We saw the first picture of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 just yesterday, courtesy of the famous @evleaks tipster. The slate is supposed to run on the Snapdragon 800 chipset and pack a 10.1" 1080p display. Naturally, Android 4.4 KitKat is in...

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Alleged press image of Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 leaks out

Alleged press image of Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 leaks out

17 February, 2014 | comments (29)

Less than a day after we saw its purported specs, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 made another unscheduled appearance. An alleged press image of the upcoming slate made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Unsurprisingly, the Sony Xperia...

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Video hands-on with Sony Xperia Sirius shows 4K video capture

Video hands-on with Sony Xperia Sirius shows 4K video capture

17 February, 2014 | comments (48)

The Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 is back in another video – this one is 12 minutes long and goes over a lot of new features found in Sony's latest software based on Android 4.4.2. The video starts with an overview of the hardware. Some of the...

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Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 specifications leak [UPDATED]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 specifications leak [UPDATED]

17 February, 2014 | comments (76)

The specifications of the upcoming Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 have been leaked online, courtesy of evleaks again. The Z2 retains the large 10.1-inch display size and has the same old 1920x1200 resolution, which should have been updated in the lieu of...

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Alleged specs and another photo of Sony Xperia G leak

Alleged specs and another photo of Sony Xperia G leak

14 February, 2014 | comments (50)

Shortly after we got treated to a first look at the Sony Xperia G, another leaked photo of the upcoming device made the rounds on Twitter. This time around, the image comes with alleged specs for the mid-range smartphone. According to the...

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Sony Xperia G mid-ranger coming soon, here is the first live pic

Sony Xperia G mid-ranger coming soon, here is the first live pic

14 February, 2014 | comments (84)

Sony Xperia G will supposedly be the company's first mid-range smartphone for this year. Since Sony has already announced a high-profile device at CES last month - the Xperia Z1 Compact, and followed with the T2 Ultra phablet shortly after we expect...

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Sony Xperia Sirius photos size it up against the Xperia Z1

Sony Xperia Sirius photos size it up against the Xperia Z1

14 February, 2014 | comments (48)

The Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 is becoming a common visitor in our rumor section. The upcoming flagship has appeared in several photos alongside the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z, its predecessors. Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 in black and white The...

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Sony Xperia T,TX, and V get Android 4.3 update

Sony Xperia T,TX, and V get Android 4.3 update

13 February, 2014 | comments (475)

If you have a Sony Xperia T, TX, or V smartphone, then you can update your device's firmware to 9.2.A.0.295 today, according to Sony's official site. The global availability of the software package should be available soon for all three of the...

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Sony Xperia D5103 with 720p screen hits GFX Bench database

Sony Xperia D5103 with 720p screen hits GFX Bench database

13 February, 2014 | comments (30)

A mid-range Sony Xperia smartphone snuck in the GFX Bench database. The D5103 features specs similar, but better than the Moto G. The chipset is listed as Snapdragon 400 MSM8226, the same as the Moto G, but there are differences. The chipset has...

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Sony D6503 Sirius shows its UI features in a brief video

Sony D6503 Sirius shows its UI features in a brief video

12 February, 2014 | comments (30)

Sony’s upcoming D6503 Sirius Android flagship appeared yet again before its official announcement. This time around, the handset was shown off in a brief video. The two-minute long video clip showcases Android 4.4 KitKat on the device,...

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Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

11 February, 2014 | comments (443)

Today Sony started seeding the Android 4.3 update for the Xperia SP. The update carries a firmware number 12.1.A.0.266 and is currently live in Australia only. Fret not, as over the coming days a wider release will be occurring. The Sony...

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Sony's Xperia D6503 Sirius camera screenshots leak out

Sony's Xperia D6503 Sirius camera screenshots leak out

09 February, 2014 | comments (51)

Recently, photographs of Sony's Xperia D6503 made the rounds on the internet. From the picture, the device looks almost bezel-less, suggesting that it has an extremely large screen, while perhaps maintaining manageable ergonomics. Today, we have...

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Sony rolls out firmware update for Xperia Z, ZL and ZR

Sony rolls out firmware update for Xperia Z, ZL and ZR

08 February, 2014 | comments (107)

Sony has started rolling out firmware update for the Xperia Z, ZL and ZR smartphones. This update is based upon Android 4.3 and brings with it several improvements to Bluetooth connectivity, battery, YouTube app and other software. firmware...

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Sony sold 10.7 million smartphones last quarter

Sony sold 10.7 million smartphones last quarter

06 February, 2014 | comments (71)

Sony's new quarterly financial report is out and it shows improving performance. The company's Mobile Products and Communications division responsible for Sony's Xperia and Vaio devices reports improving smartphone sales, but was dragged down by the...

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Sony ends support for 2012 Xperia phones but Xperia T, TX and V

Sony ends support for 2012 Xperia phones but Xperia T, TX and V

04 February, 2014 | comments (113)

Sony has begun updating its support pages for the Xperia smartphones released in the year 2012. All of those pages list Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as the smartphones "latest and final version". There are only three...


Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra receive a small firmware update

Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra receive a small firmware update

30 January, 2014 | comments (58)

Sony has announced via its official Twitter account a new software update for the the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z Ultra has started rolling. It's not the Andorid 4.4 KitKat release that you may have been hoped for, but any update is good news, right?...


Sony Xperia Z1 Compact goes on sale in UK and Germany

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact goes on sale in UK and Germany

30 January, 2014 | comments (20)

Sony has started selling the Xperia Z1 Compact in a couple of new major European countries after the debut in Sweden. In Germany, Amazon sells the miniature flagship for €499 for all color variants of the phone (black, yellow, pink and white). The...

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Sony Xperia E1 now available on pre-order in Germany and UK

Sony Xperia E1 now available on pre-order in Germany and UK

28 January, 2014 | comments (13)

Sony Xperia E1 was announced two weeks ago along with the Xperia T2 Ultra phablet. Sony detailed everything we need to know about the Xperia E1, but its pricing and availability. Even though there was no official info, a UK retailer's listing...

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Alleged camera samples from Sony D6503 Sirius emerge

Alleged camera samples from Sony D6503 Sirius emerge

27 January, 2014 | comments (20)

The latest bit which the rumor mill brought on the upcoming Sony D6503 Sirius flagship is a pair of camera samples. Allegedly captured with the upcoming device, the photos are naturally shot with an internal testing firmware. Like the Xperia Z1,...

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 Sony Xperia Z1 Compact hits Sweden, costs €520

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact hits Sweden, costs €520

24 January, 2014 | comments (63)

Sony's miniature flagship, the Xperia Z1 Compact has been the talk of the town ever since it debuted at the recently concluded Consumer Electronics Show. The hotly anticipated mini variant of the Xperia Z1 was already up for pre-order in several...

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