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Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z to receive KitKat update next month

Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z to receive KitKat update next month

posted: 17 Apr 2014, 10:51

Good news for those sporting the Sony Xperia Z. According to its newly updated product pages, Sony plans on updating the phone to Android 4.4 some time next month. Along with the former flagship,...

Sony launches Android 4.3 updates for Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Xperia Tablet Z

Sony launches Android 4.3 updates for Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Xperia Tablet Z

posted: 23 Dec 2013, 10:13

The updates are being rolled out in phases, depending on region and carrier. All four Xperias also receive updates to many Sony-specific apps...

Sony Xperia ZL Android 4.3 firmware update leaks, UI goes white

Sony Xperia ZL Android 4.3 firmware update leaks, UI goes white

posted: 07 Dec 2013, 17:07

Early last month, we told you about a number of Sony Xperia devices that will be receiving Android 4.3 before making the jump to chocolatey goodness with Android 4.4. A published report out of Asia shows what allegedly is...

New Sony Xperia Z, ZL and ZR firmware update rolling out, improves low-light photos and screen contrast

New Sony Xperia Z, ZL and ZR firmware update rolling out, improves low-light photos and screen contrast

posted: 01 Aug 2013, 05:03

After Sony rolled out the Android 4.2.2 update for the Xperia Z about a month ago, now a new update for the update has appeared, carrying the firmware number 10.3.1.A.0.244...

Android 4.2.2 is getting pushed out for the Sony Xperia ZL

Android 4.2.2 is getting pushed out for the Sony Xperia ZL

posted: 20 Jun 2013, 13:11

Android 4.2.2. is currently in the process of getting rolled out to owners of the Sony Xperia ZL; both the LTE and the HSPA+ models are receiving firmware build 10.3.A.0.423 via an OTA update. According to the official changelog,...

Facebook Home arrives on Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and Sony Xperia ZL

Facebook Home arrives on Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and Sony Xperia ZL

posted: 10 May 2013, 03:18

Facebook Home might have one of the worst ratings of all popular apps on the Google Play store, but with 1 million downloads and counting it seems that people still download it…

Cincinnati Bell will be the first U.S. carrier to offer the Sony Xperia ZL; device launches May 1st

Cincinnati Bell will be the first U.S. carrier to offer the Sony Xperia ZL; device launches May 1st

posted: 08 Apr 2013, 20:55

Regional carrier Cincinnati Bell on Monday became the first U.S. carrier to offer the Sony Xperia ZL, the smaller and non water and dust resistant version of the Japanese tech giant's...

Sony Xperia ZL now available for pre-order in the U.S. directly from Sony

Sony Xperia ZL now available for pre-order in the U.S. directly from Sony

posted: 25 Mar 2013, 08:29

We've seen the Sony Xperia ZL up for pr-order for Canadian carrier Rogers not once, but twice as Sony is offering a Rogers-licked version of the phone and Rogers, for a bit lower price, is offering the phone itself;...

Leak of internal document shows the Sony Xperia ZL priced in Canada by Rogers

Leak of internal document shows the Sony Xperia ZL priced in Canada by Rogers

posted: 23 Mar 2013, 21:29

Sure, the Sony Xperia ZL isn't water or dust resistant like its big brother, the Sony Xperia Z is, but truthfully, the Sony Xperia ZL would be a sleek flagship model that many other manufacturers would be...

Rogers-locked Sony Xperia ZL up for pre-order by Sony; will ship on April 2nd

Rogers-locked Sony Xperia ZL up for pre-order by Sony; will ship on April 2nd

posted: 18 Mar 2013, 23:04

The Sony ZL is now available for pre-order for Canadian carrier Rogers at a price of $674.99 for the carrier-locked version of the device; Sony is accepting pre-orders for the phone, which is expected to...

Sony Xperia ZL visits the FCC with the ability to run on AT&T's pipelines

Sony Xperia ZL visits the FCC with the ability to run on AT&T's pipelines

posted: 16 Mar 2013, 12:33

While it doesn't have the water or dust resistant capabilities of its bigger brother, the Sony Xperia ZL is a superstar on its own with a 5 inch FHD screen and while it is not being offered through any carrier...

Sony Xperia ZL now available in Russia, priced at $895

Sony Xperia ZL now available in Russia, priced at $895

posted: 08 Mar 2013, 03:16

It has been a week after the Sony Xperia Z launched in some markets, and now it's time for its sibling – the Sony Xperia ZL, to hit the shelves as well. The latter has just been released in Russia and can be bought online from Sony's...

The best phone-to-screen size ratio coming soon to the US in the form of unlocked Sony Xperia ZL

The best phone-to-screen size ratio coming soon to the US in the form of unlocked Sony Xperia ZL

posted: 05 Mar 2013, 02:16

Price is not specified, as the phone is listed only as coming soon, and you can sign up for a notification when the sale goes up. The Xperia ZL will be offered in black, white and red,...

Sony Xperia ZL to launch in Russia next month

Sony Xperia ZL to launch in Russia next month

posted: 27 Feb 2013, 00:26

The Sony Xperia ZL will launch next month in Russia according to no less a source than Sony Russia; previously we heard that the device would launch in Canada next month; with a shorter form factor than its sibling, the Sony Xperia Z, and lacking...

Sony Xperia ZL comes to Canada in April

Sony Xperia ZL comes to Canada in April

posted: 14 Feb 2013, 17:28

Sony on Thursday announced that the Sony Xperia ZL is coming to Canada in April and more specifically it is coming to Bell, Mobilicity, MTS, Rogers, Videotron and WIND Mobile; with similar specs to the Sony Xperia Z minus the waterproofing and dustproofing,...

What's the handset with the best phone-to-screen size ratio ever? Why, the Xperia ZL, says Sony

What's the handset with the best phone-to-screen size ratio ever? Why, the Xperia ZL, says Sony

posted: 14 Feb 2013, 08:23

The Xperia ZL apparently hits 75.84% ratio, while most of today's smartphones max out at 60-68%. We'd love to one day see a phone that is almost an entirely screen in the front, but...

Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL will soon touch down in South East Asia

Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL will soon touch down in South East Asia

posted: 20 Jan 2013, 15:10

Sony held an event on Saturday in South East Asia to let the good folk there know that the hottest of the hot, the Sony Xperia Z and the Sony Xperia ZL, will be available in Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and...

Display calibration and more for the Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL?

Display calibration and more for the Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL?

posted: 18 Jan 2013, 21:46

The handsets that captured the largest buzz at CES 2013 were the Sony Xperia Z and the Sony Xperia ZL and while that doesn't guarantee success in the marketplace (right Palm Pre, right Motorola DROID BIONIC?), screenshots...

Sony Xperia ZL is Canada bound says tweet from Sony Canada

Sony Xperia ZL is Canada bound says tweet from Sony Canada

posted: 12 Jan 2013, 11:58

A tweet from Sony Canada confirms that the Sony Xperia ZL is coming to Canada although it is not clear if the device will be launched via a carrier or come to market unlocked; the device is similar to the Sony Xperia Z which was...

Calling all 5-inchers: Full HD screen phones roundup

Calling all 5-inchers: Full HD screen phones roundup

posted: 09 Jan 2013, 14:36

Getting dizzy from all that pixel density jazz coming towards you from all directions at CES? We are too, so let's stop for a little, and round up what Full HD screen handsets are out there, or have been speculated on so far. Whether...

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