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Check out these first images of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPe running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Check out these first images of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPe running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

posted: 03 Dec 2014, 01:52

When it comes to the Google Play edition line of devices, the premise is clear: the search giant sends you a device stripped off manufacturer skinning and instead gives you one running on...

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop as we speak

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop as we speak

posted: 02 Dec 2014, 04:11

Last week, an unofficial (and buggy) Android 5.0 Lollipop build landed on one of the largest devices that can be regarded as a "phone" - the 6.4" Sony Xperia Z Ultra. The firmware in question was nothing...

Sony Xperia Z Ultra receives an early Android 5.0 Lollipop build, courtesy of XDA

Sony Xperia Z Ultra receives an early Android 5.0 Lollipop build, courtesy of XDA

posted: 28 Nov 2014, 01:51

Android 5.0 Lollipop is already upon us, gracing select devices either officially or unofficially (courtesy of the tireless Android developers that have worked towards this). It comes to no surprise...

Latest Sony image teaser could be showing us the successor to the 6.44'' Xperia Z Ultra

Latest Sony image teaser could be showing us the successor to the 6.44'' Xperia Z Ultra

posted: 02 Jun 2014, 06:12

Even today, there are few mainstream 'phones' that can say they've bested Sony's 6.44-inch Xperia Z Ultra at its own game: size. Even fewer that can boast as slim and stylish design. Indeed, with...

Deal alert: $200 shaved off the Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition

Deal alert: $200 shaved off the Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition

posted: 30 Apr 2014, 03:07

The whopping 200 bucks have been shaved off the Google Play edition Xperia Z Ultra's price tag, bringing the total down to the more agreeable $449. Sony's monstrosity of a 6.44-inch phone has now been on the market for...

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition to get update to Android 4.4.3, according to Bluetooth SIG

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition to get update to Android 4.4.3, according to Bluetooth SIG

posted: 19 Apr 2014, 21:58

This past week, Sprint rolled out Android 4.4.3 for the Nexus 5. Which device is next to receive the update? It could be the Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition. According to...

Android 4.4.2 starts rolling out for Sony Xperia Z Ultra

Android 4.4.2 starts rolling out for Sony Xperia Z Ultra

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 10:20

The 6.4 inch Sony Xperia Z Ultra is receiving an OTA update on Monday, to Android 4.4.2. Those sporting the humungous device in Hong Kong will be the first to receive the update. While Android 4.4.2 will roll out to Xperia Z Ultra...

Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra to get Android 4.4 KitKat in April?

Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra to get Android 4.4 KitKat in April?

posted: 27 Feb 2014, 07:46

Android KitKat for the Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra is scheduled to arrive in April. However, Sony didn't confirm this yet. In any case, all three handsets should get KitKat sooner or later...

How to use a pen or pencil as stylus on your Sony Xperia Z1 display

How to use a pen or pencil as stylus on your Sony Xperia Z1 display

posted: 19 Feb 2014, 04:29

Sony's Xperia Z Ultra phablet allows you to write or doodle on its display, using a regular pen or a pencil as a stylus, if you don't have one handy. It's a pretty cool feature, especially considering that Sony's giant...

Firmware update for the Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra now seeding, brings white balance tweaking and more

Firmware update for the Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra now seeding, brings white balance tweaking and more

posted: 31 Jan 2014, 03:38

A new firmware update for the Sony Xperia Z1, Z Ultra, and the Z1 Compact, was spotted a few days ago making a pass through the PTCRB, and now the firmware is officially rolling....

Sony makes the Sony Xperia Z Ultra larger than life in new ad, and shows us how it was done

Sony makes the Sony Xperia Z Ultra larger than life in new ad, and shows us how it was done

posted: 23 Jan 2014, 18:20

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is a 6.4 inch phablet that without trickery, looks gigantic. For its latest Japanese commercial featuring the device, Sony used some tomfoolery to make it appear as...

It's officially a tablet: Wi-Fi only Sony Xperia Z Ultra on sale in Japan

It's officially a tablet: Wi-Fi only Sony Xperia Z Ultra on sale in Japan

posted: 21 Jan 2014, 22:09

From the first time we heard about the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, it was seen as a device that was clearly pushing the boundaries of the term "phablet". Most phablets haven't attempted to go much higher than 6-inches,...

Photos and manual of the Wi-Fi-only Xperia Z Ultra tablet appear at FCC, still waterproof

Photos and manual of the Wi-Fi-only Xperia Z Ultra tablet appear at FCC, still waterproof

posted: 21 Jan 2014, 03:45

We heard that Sony's take on the small tablet arena would simply be to issue a Wi-Fi-only version of the Xperia Z Ultra, and it seems that the SGP412 device that is making the rounds at the...

Wi-Fi-only Xperia Z Ultra pops up at AnTuTu and FCC, could it become Sony's first tiny tablet?

Wi-Fi-only Xperia Z Ultra pops up at AnTuTu and FCC, could it become Sony's first tiny tablet?

posted: 10 Jan 2014, 09:14

A Wi-Fi-only model of Sony's first phablet, the Xperia Z Ultra, is in store, judging from its appearance in the AnTuTu benchmark and FCC certification databases. Could it be that Sony...

Pick a case for your Sony Xperia Z Ultra; one has a 4000mAh cell, the other works with your lens cam

Pick a case for your Sony Xperia Z Ultra; one has a 4000mAh cell, the other works with your lens cam

posted: 31 Dec 2013, 20:01

The largest screened smartphone currently available, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra is a beast. But even beasts need protection from butterfingers and concrete. A pair of new cases are...

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition gets Android 4.4 update; bugs are exterminated

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play edition gets Android 4.4 update; bugs are exterminated

posted: 17 Dec 2013, 01:45

The Google Play edition of the largest screened smartphone currently available, the 6.4 inch Sony Xperia Z Ultra, has just received an update to Android 4.4.2. That matches the updates recently...

Sony starts updating Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, rest of the Xperia gang to soon follow

Sony starts updating Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, rest of the Xperia gang to soon follow

posted: 16 Dec 2013, 08:01

Sony is pushing the Android 4.3 update to its Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra as we speak, so if you own one of the two juggernauts in the Xperia line for this year, you can sleep...

Sony Z Ultra is the first Google Play Edition phablet, now available for $649

Sony Z Ultra is the first Google Play Edition phablet, now available for $649

posted: 10 Dec 2013, 13:28

We saw the clues coming about the LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition which was just released into the Google Play store, but the Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition had us a bit surprised. Sony has always been...

Sony Xperia Z Ultra in Wi-Fi-only form might have cleared the FCC

Sony Xperia Z Ultra in Wi-Fi-only form might have cleared the FCC

posted: 06 Nov 2013, 02:40

Now that's interesting. Apparently, Sony might be working on a new portable Android gadget – a Wi-Fi-only version of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra. Or at least that's the conclusion we've arrived at after inspecting the Sony...

Lumia 1520 scores a victory against Note 3 and Xperia Z Ultra in our poll

Lumia 1520 scores a victory against Note 3 and Xperia Z Ultra in our poll

posted: 25 Oct 2013, 05:44

Whether it was because of the hype surrounding the announcement of the Nokia Lumia 1520 or something else, we don't know, but it looks like Nokia's first high-end phablet has really managed to appeal to our readers...

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