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Sony Ericsson to become simply Sony by mid-2012

Sony Ericsson to become simply Sony by mid-2012

06 December, 2011 | comments (138)

If you thought saying Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini pro was a mouthful then you will be happy to know that at least one word out of that enormous name will be dropped by next year. As we already know, Sony had announced their intent to acquire...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II shows up in a full photoshoot

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II shows up in a full photoshoot

25 April, 2011 | comments (59)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro2 ran away from home and starred in an extensive photoshoot. The diminutive QWERTY droid was snapped from every angle and compared to its predecessor and the XPERIA Pro. Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10...


XPERIA X10 mini pro successor leaks again, codenamed Mango

XPERIA X10 mini pro successor leaks again, codenamed Mango

04 April, 2011 | comments (41)

The successor to the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro reminds us again of its existence through another leak. The diminutive QWERTY-side slider refreshes the specs of the original with new software, bigger screen and more powerful internals. We...


Sony Ericsson X10 mini pro successor is a real beast

Sony Ericsson X10 mini pro successor is a real beast

29 December, 2010 | comments (107)

The ultra compact smartphone niche has obviously brought enough cash to Sony Ericsson as it is just about to release a successor to their X10 mini pro. The new device is yet unnamed (though X12 mini pro seems like a reasonable guess), but seems to...


HTC Legend gets Froyo, X10 mini and mini pro taste Eclair

HTC Legend gets Froyo, X10 mini and mini pro taste Eclair

7 November, 2010 | comments (50)

It’s raining deserts as three Android handsets are about to get updated to a new version of the Google platform. HTC Legend is getting the Froyo update in the coming weeks, while the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and mini pro have already started...


Orange UK offers Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini Fashion Edition

Orange UK offers Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini Fashion Edition

4 November, 2010 | comments (12)

Orange UK is going to offer exclusively a Fashion Edition of the smallish Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini. It's a standard black XPERIA X10 mini with two free fashion jackets and some style-oriented apps and wallpapers. The two extra jackets you...


It is official: the XPERIA X10 family Android 2.1 update finally rolls out

It is official: the XPERIA X10 family Android 2.1 update finally rolls out

29 October, 2010 | comments (198)

While Android 2.3 Gingerbread is just around the corner, the Sony Ericsson XPERIA family is finally getting to taste the Eclair (a.k.a. Android 2.1). The highly anticipated software update will start rolling this Sunday for the Sony Ericsson XPERIA...


Sony Ericsson Yendo priced at 169 euro, to be called Yizo in the US

Sony Ericsson Yendo priced at 169 euro, to be called Yizo in the US

8 September, 2010 | comments (30)

The full touch Walkman phone Sony Ericsson W150i Yendo was announced back in June and now it's almost ready to start selling. For 169 euro. Meanwhile, the device paid the FCC a short visit and as it turns out, it will be called Yizo in the...


EISA Awards 2010: which are the best of the best phones in Europe

EISA Awards 2010: which are the best of the best phones in Europe

16 August, 2010 | comments (202)

The EISA awards are out and the winners are not that unexpected. Apple, Samsung and even Sony Ericsson snatched awards in the Mobile Devices panel. There's also the traditional green award. The European Smartphone 2010-2011 award goes to the...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and X10 mini pro go pink and gold

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and X10 mini pro go pink and gold

10 August, 2010 | comments (36)

Every now and then a golden version of some phone comes out. Then there are the pink versions just in time for Valentine's day. Sony Ericsson does both and offers new paint jobs for the XPERIA X10 mini and the XPERIA X10 mini pro. We know, it's...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro starts shipping

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro starts shipping

28 June, 2010 | comments (53)

Today Sony Ericsson announced that another member of their XPERIA family of Android-running smartphones has started shipping. The compact Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro should be available in your nearby stores in the following days. Bringing...


Sony Ericsson Shakira becomes XPERIA X8, tons of images inside

Sony Ericsson Shakira becomes XPERIA X8, tons of images inside

15 June, 2010 | comments (67)

After the blurry, noisy image of the rumored Sony Ericsson Shakira we finally get to see it on a bunch of pretty nice looking shots. Apparently, the Android-running smartphone will actually be named XPERIA X8 but we'll have to wait for its official...


Sony Ericsson W150 TeaCake next in the Android rumor mill

Sony Ericsson W150 TeaCake next in the Android rumor mill

7 June, 2010 | comments (50)

Another day, another Sony Ericsson phone leaks. This time we get to see the still unannounced Android-running Walkman-branded Sony Ericsson X10 mini clone called W150i or otherwise codenamed TeaCake. Again, there isn't much to say about the device's...


Sony Ericsson Shakira makes a debut, a new XPERIA X10 offshoot

Sony Ericsson Shakira makes a debut, a new XPERIA X10 offshoot

6 June, 2010 | comments (85)

It's been a while since we've seen interesting Sony Ericsson leaks and we thought they don't have any upcoming phones worth leaking. But we were wrong. Meet Shakira, a phone reusing XPERIA X10 design all over again. If we assume the original...


Samsung C3300K Champ beats Corby at its own game

Samsung C3300K Champ beats Corby at its own game

19 May, 2010 | comments (70)

Samsung isn't letting high end gadgets like the Galaxy S to go to their heads. The newly announced Samsung C3300K Champ will bring affordable touchscreen experience to developing markets and Samsung hopes it will become as popular as one of their...

Tags: Samsung, Touch UI


Vodafone getting Samsung Wave and Galaxy S soon, others too

Vodafone getting Samsung Wave and Galaxy S soon, others too

13 May, 2010 | comments (22)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and the SuperAMOLED touting Samsung S8500 Wave and I9000 Galaxy S smartphones, as well as a few others will be available on Vodafone in the near future. The SuperAMOLED duo runs two of the newest touch OSes -...


Prices and release dates for SE X10, X10 mini and X10 mini pro

Prices and release dates for SE X10, X10 mini and X10 mini pro

19 March, 2010 | comments (83)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 triplets got another round of "guess the price". Also target availability dates were mentioned, but they've been pushed back from previous estimates. It looks like we’ve still got a couple of months to wait. The...


Spring 2010 UK Market Update: HTC Desire and Legend, X10 mini and mini pro all due in a month

Spring 2010 UK Market Update: HTC Desire and Legend, X10 mini and mini pro all due in a month

02 March, 2010 | comments (39)

Some of the most interesting devices introduced at this year's MWC will hit UK stores in a few short weeks. Here are the current market details about HTC Desire, HTC Legend, Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and its QWERTY keyboard Pro version plus the...


Live Coverage: Mobile World Congress 2010 as it unfolds

Live Coverage: Mobile World Congress 2010 as it unfolds

19 Feb, 2010 | comments (270)

That's all folks! The MWC 2010 finally ended yesterday. It was a hectic week full of interesting announcements, exciting new devices and almost no sleep. But thanks to Barcelona for such a warm welcome yet another year. More than 49,000 visitors...

Tags: MWC 2010


Sony Ericsson at MWC 2010: XPERIA and Vivaz go pro

Sony Ericsson at MWC 2010: XPERIA and Vivaz go pro

14 February, 2010 | comments (69)

The MWC has begun - for Sony Ericsson at least. They’ve got three new phones and they’re just itching to tell us all about them. The X10 mini and the X10 mini pro are two new entries in the XPERIA line. And there’s a brand new 720p video capturing...