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Sony launches Xperia E3 in India to tackle Moto G

Sony launches Xperia E3 in India to tackle Moto G

16 September, 2014 | comments (51)

The Sony Xperia E3, one of the company's IFA announcements, is coming to Indian customers as we speak. It will come in either single or dual-SIM options and cost 11,790 INR (€149) and 12,790 (€162) respectively. That puts it side-by-side with the...

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Sony announces Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and E3 at IFA 2014

Sony announces Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and E3 at IFA 2014

03 September, 2014 | comments (94)

The anticipated Sony Xperia Z3 is official, just 6 months after its latest Xperia Z2 flagship. Also revealed is the sequel to the very capable Xperia Z1 Compact, the Xperia Z3 Compact. Also, Sony has announced the latest addition to its entry-level...


Sony Xperia T2 Ultra gets the Android 4.4.2 update

Sony Xperia T2 Ultra gets the Android 4.4.2 update

16 July, 2014 | comments (38)

Sony is rolling out an Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia T2 Ultra Dual phablets, which should be available over the air now. The phablet launched earlier this year with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The update promises...


Huawei Ascend P7 pops in AnTuTu, Kirin 910 CPU gets tested

Huawei Ascend P7 pops in AnTuTu, Kirin 910 CPU gets tested

22 April, 2014 | comments (11)

The upcoming Huawei Ascend P7 just can't stay away from the internet. It has already leaked so many times that we probably know everything there is to know about the smartphone. The Ascend P7 has already leaked in many live pictures, various spy...


Sony Xperia E1 goes on sale in single and dual-SIM flavors

Sony Xperia E1 goes on sale in single and dual-SIM flavors

12 March, 2014 | comments (12)

Sony Xperia E1 is now available through various retailers in India. Both single and dual-SIM version are available for purchase in all three color flavors - black, white and purple. The black models are quickly running out of stock though, so if you...

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MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

25 February, 2014 | comments (195)

The GSM Association organizes the annual Mobile World Congress and along with it the traditional Global Mobile Awards (its 19th edition this year). More than 175 independent analysts, journalists, academics and subject matter experts throughout the...

Tags: HTC, Apple, Nokia, LG, MWC 2014


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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Sony Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra to hit the UK this spring

Sony Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra to hit the UK this spring

16 January, 2014 | comments (11)

Even though Sony didn't shed any light on the pricing and availability of the newly announced affordable Xperia E1 and mid-range phablet Xperia T2 Ultra, some information on their UK arrival became available. According to a UK retailer's...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia E1 to cost  €140, T2 Ultra will go for €400

Sony Xperia E1 to cost €140, T2 Ultra will go for €400

14 January, 2014 | comments (42)

Sony announced two budget-minded devices – the Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra – both of which have optional dual-SIM versions. However, the company neglected the most important part – how much do they cost? It seems that the entry-level handset,...


Sony C190X model number leaks, hints at a mid-range droid

Sony C190X model number leaks, hints at a mid-range droid

05 May, 2013 | comments (45)

Sony is preparing the announcement of a new mid-range smartphone with a model number C190X. A photo taken with said phone has been posted to PicasaWeb, but, sadly, it doesn't reveal much about the upcoming phone. All the EXIF info of the...

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Firefox OS-running GeeksPhone Keon and Peak now on sale

Firefox OS-running GeeksPhone Keon and Peak now on sale

23 April, 2013 | comments (35)

The first two Firefox OS phones are already on sale – they are the Keon and Peak from GeeksPhone. The two are aimed at developers and run a Developer Preview of Firefox OS, so while they might not build up a user base they should help devs have apps...


Sony working on 5-inch midrange device with qua-core MT chip

Sony working on 5-inch midrange device with qua-core MT chip

29 March, 2013 | comments (68)

According to industry sources Sony is looking to expand its portfolio by bringing an affordable quad-core 5-incher to market. Details on specs are scarce but the device may be powered by the MediaTek MT6589 SoC, which offers four Cortex-A7...

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Sony releases experimental Firefox OS ROM for the Xperia E

Sony releases experimental Firefox OS ROM for the Xperia E

27 February, 2013 | comments (31)

Sony announced that it’s considering launching a Firefox OS phone next year and today released an experimental ROM to run the new Mozilla-made OS on the Sony Xperia E. This will give app developers a chance to evaluate the platform and give Sony...


Sony Xperia E and E Dual will be priced around 160 euro

Sony Xperia E and E Dual will be priced around 160 euro

10 December, 2012 | comments (35)

Sony announced the Xperia E and Xperia E dual entry-level Androids last week but said nothing about their price. It turns out, though, that the press releases that Sony Mobile Germany sent out sheds some light on it. The single-SIM Xperia E will...


Sony announces the Xperia E and Xperia E dual, coming Q1 2013

Sony announces the Xperia E and Xperia E dual, coming Q1 2013

05 December, 2012 | comments (54)

Leaked a while ago, the Sony Xperia E and Sony Xperia E dual just got their official announcement. The Sony Xperia E duo consists of two affordable smartphones with a 3.5-inch displays of HVGA resolution and packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon...


Sony to outsource up to 40% of phone manufacturing?

Sony to outsource up to 40% of phone manufacturing?

07 November, 2012 | comments (38)

Sony is looking to ship more phones in 2013, according to DigiTimes, going from a projected 35 million to 50 million. To get the job done, the company plans to outsource some of the manufacturing to big ODMs. Foxconn has been manufacturing...

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Xperia E and E Dual leak, marked as Sony's new entry-level droids

Xperia E and E Dual leak, marked as Sony's new entry-level droids

23 October, 2012 | comments (42)

Sony is preparing to refresh its entry-level Android line-up, as Indonesian site Postel has leaked the Xperia E and Xperia E Dual model names. Codenamed NanHu DS (dual SIM) and NanHu SS, both the Sony Xperia E Dual and Xperia E will feature ...