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Fresh images of the Sony Xperia Z leak before announcement, show a funky power key

0. phoneArena 07 Jan 2013, 17:47 posted on

Leave it to the vast prairies of the Chinese tech blogosphere to leak something in full bloom minutes before its announcement, and the Sony Xperia Z is the next scalp on the belt here...

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posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:48 11

1. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5465; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


Sexy! :****

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:23 5

20. XPERIA-KNIGHT (Posts: 2384; Member since: 08 Aug 2012)


sexi indeed, now lets see a white model!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:55

30. cheetah2k (Posts: 771; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


I hate to say it, but this is the first time since the Sony Ericsson P990 that I've wanted to buy a Sony phone...

I still reckon this was a failed Nexus phone.

I just hope Sony back it up with proper update support (has been an absolute fail in the past) and an unlocked bootloader.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:59 1

32. cheetah2k (Posts: 771; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


And finally we get to see and feel Asahi Dragontail glass :D

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:50 15

2. papss (unregistered)


That is a beautiful phone.. Eat your heart out Sammy and fire your design team and start over

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:06 13

10. MC1123 (Posts: 1235; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


you're absolutely right!!! sony phones and designs are way better than samsung!!

only nokia and sony makes the best good-looking phones!!

since iPhone is inspired from sony phones!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:12 6

14. mick25 (banned) (Posts: 110; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


lol no, nokia sucks and htc triumphs over all in design

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:28 3

21. MC1123 (Posts: 1235; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


yeah..HTc designs are good too but still nokia and sony are way better!!

HTC 8X is just a rip off of Lumia phone btw!!!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:26 2

26. mick25 (banned) (Posts: 110; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


nokia designs suck, period.

although the side ports on this phone looks good, it's still just a rectangle.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:37

28. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)


Agree and true, but let's not forget Samsung P300 calculator phone edge2edge design phone....

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 22:22

35. phljcnth (Posts: 257; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


That's fine. But you can't take away the fact that Samsung handsets 'sell'.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:18 1

17. zuckerboy (Posts: 898; Member since: 22 Dec 2011)


agreeee

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:57 1

3. HTCOE (Posts: 420; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)


looks nice actually but where's the 'Extraordinary' in this ??

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:59 1

4. Omarc07 (Posts: 236; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


im still wondering if there gonna anounce which carriers are gonna get this phone?

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:00

5. Droiddoes (unregistered)


VERY nice looking phone! Always wanted an Xperia, but every time I get a new phone I totally forget they exist then I'm like SH*T! I wanted to try an Xperia and I'm past my 30 day return period!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:02 4

6. gwuhua1984 (Posts: 1237; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)


Good looking phone, nice and simple.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:03 3

7. cripton805 (Posts: 907; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


The button has a circular look to it. I'm pretty sure Apple will sue for that. It also has a similar shape.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:12 3

13. cripton805 (Posts: 907; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


I'm not trying to troll on Apple, but I really do think they will sue...

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:13

15. HTCOE (Posts: 420; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)


nothing new in the design at all...the email sent out about "The Extraordinary Is Coming" must have something to do with a feature on the Sony Software or camera capabilities. other than that this design is not extraordinary by any mean it's looks nice just not to that exaggerated word at all..just saying

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 20:03 1

33. cheetah2k (Posts: 771; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


Did you notice the curved Asahi Dragontail glass?

I seriously think Sony have pulled out all stops and gone for it on this one. This design is so much better than the Ericsson days!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:21 1

19. XPERIA-KNIGHT (Posts: 2384; Member since: 08 Aug 2012)


@cripton805 hows apple gonna sue the company in which they stole from in the first place! smh

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:41

29. cripton805 (Posts: 907; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


You can sue anyone. Doesnt mean you will win

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:04 1

8. HTCOE (Posts: 420; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)


i rather wait for the Motorola Nexus Phone

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:05

9. timtimity (Posts: 196; Member since: 13 Aug 2012)


Hopefully it'll go on sale quickly. I was annoyed earlier, but today could turn out to have been a good day for my phone to finally die!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:09 2

11. TMach (Posts: 348; Member since: 29 Dec 2011)


A thing of beauty......I absolutely have to have one of these babies Z or ZL choose your poison. I believe someone asked the question as to where is the Extraordinary in this? I suggest you get a new pair of glasses as you will be hard pushed to find a more beautifully designed handset than this.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:11 3

12. Droiddoes (unregistered)


LOL looks like we got a butt hurt apple nerd in here thumbing everyone down! What's wrong lil guy, mad that apple doesn't have anything coming out? Little salty they had NOTHING for CES, the biggest electronics show of the year?

L
O
L

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:14 1

16. shinywindow (Posts: 30; Member since: 06 Apr 2012)


This is sweet but I am like the other gentleman. The Moto x phone is going to CRUSH!!!!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:21

18. papss (unregistered)


Moto makes phones still? Haven't seen one I a while

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:07 1

25. opensourceftw (banned) (Posts: 148; Member since: 01 Jan 2013)


So you're telling us you have not heard of the Razr, Razr MAXX, Razr HD, Razr HD MAXX, Razr M, Atrix, Atrix 2, Atrix HD etc?

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 20:05 1

34. cheetah2k (Posts: 771; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


Have you been in a cave, isolated from all of mankind for the last 6 months? Oh wait, you've probably been brainwashed by Apple products..

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:28 3

22. Igneel (unregistered)


Hmm. The flaps looks sturdy enough to last.. and man, it comes with Dragontrail glass! I think it's better than the 'soft' GorillaGlass 2. we'll see how it fairs later

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:35

23. cncrim (Posts: 474; Member since: 15 Aug 2011)


Indeed a beautiful phone, however over all I still like to many other phone because not clean and simplicity.......

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:02

24. yamato (Posts: 3; Member since: 03 Jan 2013)


sexy too'''' hope got white color too

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:35

27. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)


Will be buying this phone for sure, can't wait.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:57

31. mydi.maus (unregistered)


NICE PHONE SONY..

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 22:57

36. loken (Posts: 462; Member since: 09 May 2012)


wonder how the drop test will fair? unbreakable?!?!

posted on 08 Jan 2013, 00:00 1

37. noim1 (Posts: 297; Member since: 15 May 2012)


SEXY Bitch !!!

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