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Retailers in the UK start shipping the Sony Xperia Z1 in black

Retailers in the UK start shipping the Sony Xperia Z1 in black

17 September, 2013 | comments (29)

If you're a UK resident and you want a spanking Sony Xperia Z1, then you might be in luck. The device is already in stock at retailers Clove, Handtec and Digital Phone Company. The device is readily available in black, while the white is expected to...

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Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

10 September, 2013 | comments (20)

After its introduction across Europe and Asia, Sony Xperia M has now gone on sale in the United States. The mid-range smartphone is available through the official Sony online store and Newegg for a price tag of $249.99. Sony store currently...

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Alleged live image and front panel of Xperia Z1 mini leak

Alleged live image and front panel of Xperia Z1 mini leak

10 September, 2013 | comments (64)

After the Sony Xperia Z1 (a.k.a. Honami) made the big splash at IFA 2013, it's now time to get back to the business of rumoring the mini version of the water resistant smartphone by Sony. In keeping with previous Xperia Z1 mini leaks, come two...

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Sony Xperia Z1 is offered with a free QX10 lens in UK

Sony Xperia Z1 is offered with a free QX10 lens in UK

06 September, 2013 | comments (118)

Potential buyers of the freshly announced Sony Xperia Z1 in the UK will surely find this deal difficult to resist. Sony's Android smartphone flagship is offered for pre-order with a free QX10 lens by the British retailer Carphone...

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Sony Xperia Z1 camera samples, fresh off the IFA booth

Sony Xperia Z1 camera samples, fresh off the IFA booth

05 September, 2013 | comments (148)

The Sony Xperia Z1 went official yesterday at IFA in Berlin, and today we've got the camera samples taken directly from our visit to the Sony booth. First up are several 16:9 camera samples in the maximum allowable resolution for that aspect...


Sony Xperia Z1 prices hit the web: $730, €650, £564

Sony Xperia Z1 prices hit the web: $730, €650, £564

05 September, 2013 | comments (59)

Pricing info for the new Sony Xperia Z1 is starting to appear online. Clove UK has the flagship at £564 (including VAT) and notes that the first stock is expected to arrive on September 16. For comparison, the old Xperia Z is £450. Negri...


Sony unveils Xperia Z1 (Honami), QX lens-style cameras

Sony unveils Xperia Z1 (Honami), QX lens-style cameras

04 September, 2013 | comments (140)

Sony officially unveiled the hotly anticipated Xperia Z1 that has become well-known under the internal petname Honami. The Z1 brought friends on stage – the QX line of lens-style cameras and a number of other accessories. Sony Xperia Z1 The Z1...

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Watch the Sony IFA 2013 press conference live right here

Watch the Sony IFA 2013 press conference live right here

04 September, 2013 | comments (26)

The long-awaited Sony's IFA 2013 press conference is about to get underway and as always, you can watch all the latest happenings from the event live here. Sony is expected to showcase its Xperia Z1 a.k.a Honami, the flagship cameraphone...

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Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) press papers leak

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) press papers leak

03 September, 2013 | comments (66)

The Xperia Z1 has leaked so frequently over the past several months that we can almost consider it virtually announced. Now, just a day before its expected announcement at IFA in Berlin, the press materials package has been posted online. Here's...


Sony Xperia Z1 leaks via an EE UK brochure

Sony Xperia Z1 leaks via an EE UK brochure

03 September, 2013 | comments (47)

Sony Xperia Z1, previously known as Honami, leaks once again ahead of tomorrow's announcement. This time we get to see its face on a printed upcoming brochure of the UK's EE carrier. The leaked brochure reveals the carrier's pre-order...

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Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) official press renders leak

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) official press renders leak

02 September, 2013 | comments (76)

Sony Xperia Z1 a.k.a Honami has appeared in numerous leaks and we even saw a press image of the upcoming cameraphone from Sony. Now, the high-res versions of the official press renders of the Xperia Z1 have been leaked ahead of its announcement at...

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Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

31 August, 2013 | comments (67)

Samsung is doing great job so far keeping the Galaxy Note III phablet under wraps and we are yet to see leaked pictures of the actual device. However we spotted renders, specs, panels, different model rumors, and, most recently a launch...


Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

29 August, 2013 | comments (142)

Sony Xperia Z1, previously rumored as Honami, is one of the regulars in our news section lately. We already know so many things about the gadget that we wonder if Sony will have any surprises left for us at the official announcement next...

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Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

28 August, 2013 | comments (55)

The Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center in China has given the Sony Xperia Z1 a network license allowing it to operate on the country's mobile networks. However, the Certification Center has also leaked four snapshots of the smartphone...

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Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

27 August, 2013 | comments (68)

Sony is definitely doing great with the firmware updates lately. The latest one is already heading to the Xperia Z Ultra phablet users around the globe and brings some key improvements. Here is the unofficial changelog that early adopters...

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Sony Xperia Z1 teaser video goes live, mockup confirms name

Sony Xperia Z1 teaser video goes live, mockup confirms name

27 August, 2013 | comments (87)

The first teaser video of Sony Xperia Z1 also known as Honami has just been published by the Japanese maker. Unfortunately the video is a combination of all teaser pictures we've seen so far and gives us no new details. Sony has already...

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New Jelly Bean firmware rolls out on Xperia S, SL, acro S

New Jelly Bean firmware rolls out on Xperia S, SL, acro S

27 August, 2013 | comments (82)

Just as promised Sony has now confirmed it is seeding a new 4.1 Jelly Bean firmware to the Xperia S, Xperia SL and Xperia acro S. It brings various improvements over the initial Jelly Bean release and is already available for download over-the-air...

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A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

26 August, 2013 | comments (198)

Another day, another Honami leak. Today, Sony's highly anticipated flagship, the Xperia Z1 a.k.a. Honami, has leaked in a bunch of live shots, giving us an even better look of its design prior to its expected announcement on September 4. The...

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Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

26 August, 2013 | comments (110)

Sony is continuing its #bestOfSony teasers of the Xperia Z1 / Honami with a look at the camera. A G logo next to it indicates the upcoming cameraphone will be using Sony's G lens, which is Sony's line of lenses for DSLRs and digicams. There's...

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Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

25 August, 2013 | comments (98)

We’ve had a good look at the big Sony Xperia Z1 / Honami, how about a blurry look of the rumored Honami Mini next? A post from a newly registered XDA-Developers user Xleaky shows a compact Sony phone next to a BlackBerry Q10. The post reads: “You...

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