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Sony Yuga tipped with a glass chassis again, Sony to use Samsung Exynos processor for a 2013 flagship

0. phoneArena 13 Dec 2012, 05:15 posted on

Given that Samsung's contract to make Apple's chips expires next year, the Koreans might very well be looking for other customers in the mobile realm, and Sony just took second place after Samsung itself as an Android maker, so it might be getting a pretty sweet deal on those Exynos SoCs, if the rumor turns out credible...

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posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:19 13

1. Birds (Posts: 1164; Member since: 21 Nov 2011)


No shame in that game.....I like it.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 08:00 1

22. PhenomFaz (Posts: 1236; Member since: 26 Sep 2012)


looks like a real winner...but glass isnt practically durable....one fall and goodbye to this beauty! and why no stylus?

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 10:26 4

27. Atlas (Posts: 158; Member since: 15 Apr 2012)


Dragontail is apparently stronger than Gorilla Glass so who knows?

posted on 14 Dec 2012, 00:50

41. PhenomFaz (Posts: 1236; Member since: 26 Sep 2012)


bottom line its glass :)

posted on 14 Dec 2012, 01:09

42. bipinm (Posts: 124; Member since: 07 Oct 2012)


youtube Dragontail

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:20 6

2. Wiki_jaan (Posts: 704; Member since: 24 Jun 2012)


128gb really wow

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:43 7

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


Seems Lik SONY is going to go all out in the Coming YEAR !!! YEAH !! it is going to be a HELL of a device...i was wondering when i would get 128GB on a Android Device!!!! SONY FAN !!!! Currently Owning a Xperia T !! and i love it ...GO SONY !!! GO SONY !!!

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:26 8

3. wendygarett (unregistered)


128gb + 1080p = perverts' favorite device :)

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:32 2

4. wendygarett (unregistered)


Another things I like is that this is made up of Dragontrail glass from asashi :)

Take that corning!! No love for you

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:34

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


dragontail glass on both plz :) unbreakable glasses

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:35 9

6. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)


Well... this is the Sony we all know and love.........Sony, make believe ;)

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:40 1

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


sony goes oled:(

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:02 3

10. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)


wait.........what?? NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:16 1

12. wendygarett (unregistered)


Why no... You wanna Sony try screen forever?

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:24 1

13. wendygarett (unregistered)


TFT screen typo

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 07:57

21. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)


......

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 08:08

23. wendygarett (unregistered)


May I know why you dislike oled??

posted on 14 Dec 2012, 16:09

45. romeo1 (Posts: 720; Member since: 06 Jan 2012)


i guess he does not like it because of the oversaturated colors.
but maybe sony can make change that?
and also the blue leds weren't able to get allot of hours of usage and that all the leds are loosing their full collors really fast.
hopefully the oled technology improved cause im not really looking into the technology so i wouldn't know how long the leds can be used now.

i'm not a fan of oled either cause the colors are looking really good in the menu's of the sammys cause it's really flashy but for watching movies it isn't good with its oversaturated colors and grey's can look greenish

posted on 14 Dec 2012, 05:09

44. XiphiasGladius (Posts: 813; Member since: 21 Aug 2011)


I'll reserve judgement for later in regards with that OLED Display.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 05:56 4

9. Thephonegeek (Posts: 118; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


Now that's what is called awesome. 3GB RAM, 128GB ROM, Exynos 5, 3000mAh battery. But I hardly believe sony will OLED Screen. I think they will use S-LCD3 Display. That's good for them.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:03 1

11. ajac09 (Posts: 1481; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)


wont have 128gb flash. You cant even buy a 128gb micro sd cards yet and when you can they will be 300+ dollars fail this is so fake

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:35 1

14. cretinick (Posts: 148; Member since: 25 Jan 2011)


128GB ROM?

ROM = Read Only Memory?

Fake!

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:42 3

16. cyborg009 (Posts: 112; Member since: 17 Sep 2011)


ROM usually means internal memory of the phone!!!
and 128 GB doesn't sound so fake considering it's being planned for Q4 2013.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 11:47 1

29. tyger11 (Posts: 165; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)


ROM couldn't be used as internal storage, but I'm sure they're talking about internal storage. Somebody needs to learn what ROM really is. Internal storage is not ROM. MicroSD is not ROM.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 14:02 1

33. aokde (Posts: 186; Member since: 09 Jul 2012)


true that.
when i first came to the android world, i was so confused! everybody were referring to internal storage as ROM, which sounded weird to me, because ROM normally is read-only memory....
anyway i got used to it, but still i can't figure out why they call it ROM instead of IS (internal storage or something)

posted on 17 Dec 2012, 03:39

46. cyborg009 (Posts: 112; Member since: 17 Sep 2011)


Certainly ROM is not same as internal memory.. what i was going for is whenever in mobile segment you see rom which is listed as 32, 64 GB.. usually by that they mean internal memory of the phone :)

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:40 3

15. cyborg009 (Posts: 112; Member since: 17 Sep 2011)


Well i was wondering what will be my next phone after xperia S... search complete :)

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 06:44 4

17. randomuseresato (Posts: 1; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)


Well PhoneArena, lifting rumors from forums - Not Cool. I am the guy who posted all the rumors you have mentioned here and let me tell you, all the rumors are FAKE.
Sorry guys, but didn't want PhoneArena to keep lifting forum posts like this.

And whoever tipped PhoneArena, If you really want to keep getting Sony rumors you better stop tipping PA and other popular sites. Otherwise you can kiss rumors good bye forever.

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 08:55

26. jrandolf (Posts: 22; Member since: 29 Aug 2012)


o common sir . you're not the only one who has the mind to think the rumor specs of Sony Yuga .

posted on 13 Dec 2012, 13:42 3

32. Insignificant (Posts: 192; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


I'm 'away', and thanks for fulfilling my wish to troll iPA to teach them a lesson in journalism.

iPhoneArena, you just got pranked.

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