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Sony Xperia Z1 Preview Q&A: We answer

Sony Xperia Z1 Preview Q&A: We answer

posted: 20 Sep 2013, 03:13

You guys have asked a ton of interesting questions regarding our Sony Xperia Z1 preview, and so we'll now try to return the favor and provide the answers you were looking for...

Sony Xperia Z1 proves the iPhone isn't the only device worth queueing for

Sony Xperia Z1 proves the iPhone isn't the only device worth queueing for

posted: 19 Sep 2013, 08:40

After the rather conservative and non-flashy unveiling of the Sony Xperia Z1 at IFA 2013 in Berlin earlier this month, we're finally seeing the Japanese giving the green light on the new device in select markets...

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) benchmark

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) benchmark

posted: 19 Sep 2013, 07:51

Well, well, well, look who's here! The Sony Xperia Z1 itself has arrived, and if it had the faintest idea what we were going to do with it, it'd have probably stayed at home... But, being the self-confident smartphone that it is (and we can't blame it - the...

Sony Xperia Z1 unboxing

Sony Xperia Z1 unboxing

posted: 19 Sep 2013, 07:18

Want to take a peek inside the retail box of the Sony Xperia Z1? Great, so do we! The Xperia Z1 has a cute little box that features all the standard stuff you'd expect to find inside, plus some nice extras...

Sony Xperia Z1 Preview Q&A: Any questions about the Z1?

Sony Xperia Z1 Preview Q&A: Any questions about the Z1?

posted: 16 Sep 2013, 03:19

Our Sony Xperia Z1 preview is already posted, and most of you have probably read through it already. As we've stated in the preview, the Xperia Z1 is a promising smartphone with cool design and capabilities, although not necessarily...

Sony Xperia Z1 is taken apart, reveals same back cover design as its predecessor

Sony Xperia Z1 is taken apart, reveals same back cover design as its predecessor

posted: 14 Sep 2013, 17:04

A teardown of the Sony Xperia Z1 revealed that the back cover of the device is the same as the one found on the Sony Xperia Z; the newer model is slightly better protected from water and dust than the...

Sony Xperia Z1 low-light samples roundup

Sony Xperia Z1 low-light samples roundup

posted: 13 Sep 2013, 07:18

The Sony Xperia Z1 might actually break the company's reputation for "much ado about nothing" mobile cameras that have been haunting the camera comparisons for a while with the Xperia line. The combination of 1/2.3″ large 20.7 megapixel Exmor RS sensor,...

Specs Wars: iPhone 5S vs Xperia Z1 vs Galaxy Note 3

Specs Wars: iPhone 5S vs Xperia Z1 vs Galaxy Note 3

posted: 10 Sep 2013, 15:40

We've witnessed a series of awesome smartphones get announced these last few days. Last week we had IFA 2013, where Sony unveiled its new flagship, the Xperia Z1, while Samsung introduced the third iteration of its phablet series - the...

Here's why the Xperia Z1 is the world's leading cameraphone according to Sony

Here's why the Xperia Z1 is the world's leading cameraphone according to Sony

posted: 09 Sep 2013, 09:40

A 5-inch Triluminos display with X-Reality engine for mobile, an IP55/58 certified body promising water and dust resistance, and the latest, most powerful Snapdragon 800...

Sony Xperia Z1: all there is to know

Sony Xperia Z1: all there is to know

posted: 09 Sep 2013, 06:53

Sony has lifted the veil off its long-awaited Xperia Z1, and those of you who were hoping for a surprise, despite the massive amount of leaks that we got our hands on prior to the company's announcement were probably left disappointed...

Premium Sony Xperia Z1 cases on display at IFA 2013

Premium Sony Xperia Z1 cases on display at IFA 2013

posted: 09 Sep 2013, 04:57

While browsing through the spacious Sony hall at IFA 2013, we came across a section where a variety of pretty cases were on display. To be more specific, these were all Sony Xperia Z1 cases – cases of all kinds and colors. Naturally, we...

Camera shootout: Xperia Z1 vs Galaxy S4 vs G2 vs iPhone 5 vs One

Camera shootout: Xperia Z1 vs Galaxy S4 vs G2 vs iPhone 5 vs One

posted: 09 Sep 2013, 04:40

The 20.7-megapixel camera of the Sony Xperia Z1 sure is a topic of intense interest right now, and while we realize that it's not the wisest of things to compare a prototype unit to finished products, we just couldn't stop...

The best Android phone out there now: which one is it? (poll results)

The best Android phone out there now: which one is it? (poll results)

posted: 09 Sep 2013, 03:58

Last week changed the mobile landscape at one fell swoop with two great new devices - the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the Sony Xperia Z1, and a few weeks earlier…

Sony Xperia Z1's Social Live feature lets you broadcast video to your Facebook feed (demo)

Sony Xperia Z1's Social Live feature lets you broadcast video to your Facebook feed (demo)

posted: 06 Sep 2013, 06:29

The Sony Xperia Z1 is packed with awesome features, and the 20.7 MP camera is definitely one of the most intriguing ones. What's more, Sony has created a new camera mode that allows you to...

First Sony Xperia Z1 Quadrant, AnTuTu, GFXBench and Vellamo benchmarks

First Sony Xperia Z1 Quadrant, AnTuTu, GFXBench and Vellamo benchmarks

posted: 06 Sep 2013, 06:02

The Xperia Z1 has (kind of) arrived, and what better way to spend our short time with it at IFA than to run a few benchmark test and get a first glimpse at the smartphone's performance...

Sony Xperia Z1 Augmented Reality and Photo Filter camera samples

Sony Xperia Z1 Augmented Reality and Photo Filter camera samples

posted: 06 Sep 2013, 05:47

It looks like Sony has done a terrific job with the Xperia Z1. Not only does the handset look and feel great, but it also sports a versatile camera with an ambitious camera sensor and a bunch of fun camera modes. Of course,...

Sony Xperia Z1 carries a premium price tag, now available for pre-order across Europe

Sony Xperia Z1 carries a premium price tag, now available for pre-order across Europe

posted: 05 Sep 2013, 07:22

The Xperia Z1 is on track to keep the promise, given by Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai, to shorten the window between the announcement of a new device and its actual delivery to end users...

Sony Xperia Z1 20 MP camera photo and video samples roundup

Sony Xperia Z1 20 MP camera photo and video samples roundup

posted: 05 Sep 2013, 03:53

The long-rumored Sony Xperia Z1 is finally here, and improvised camera tests are starting to trickle down from everywhere. Granted, Sony made its own tests, which, unsurprisingly, put the Z1 on top of the cameraphone world against...

Sony Xperia Z1 vs iPhone 5: First look

Sony Xperia Z1 vs iPhone 5: First look

posted: 04 Sep 2013, 18:43

The iPhone 5 is an outstanding device. Even though nearly a year has passed since it got launched, Apple's finest still ranks among the top smartphones out there, loved by millions of owners worldwide. That is why a comparison like this is inevitable...

Sony Xperia Z1 vs LG G2: First look

Sony Xperia Z1 vs LG G2: First look

posted: 04 Sep 2013, 15:02

Now that's a clash that's going to make the ground tremble. In the left corner we have the newly-announced Sony Xperia Z1 and in the right corner awaits the LG G2 smartphone. Anyone who is even remotely familiar with these two devices knows that they are...

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