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Sony to shoehorn Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 inside Sony Xperia Z refresh?

Sony to shoehorn Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 inside Sony Xperia Z refresh?

posted: 23 Jun 2013, 18:27

Eldar Murtazin has sent out a tweet saying the Russian blogger is trying out an updated version of the Sony Xperia Z powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor; Murtazin's take on this refreshed version of its...

Thanks to major discounting, Sony's market share now leads Apple's share in Japan

Thanks to major discounting, Sony's market share now leads Apple's share in Japan

posted: 19 Jun 2013, 00:29

As recently as last month, Apple's market share surpassed Sony's slice of the Japanese smartphone market. But over the last 4 weeks, based on stats from BCN, there has been a major reversal; sales totals...

Sony Xperia Z arriving exclusively on T-Mobile the 'coming weeks', in black and purple

Sony Xperia Z arriving exclusively on T-Mobile the 'coming weeks', in black and purple

posted: 18 Jun 2013, 08:47

T-Mobile just announced that the Sony Xperia Z will be coming to its shores exclusively in the "coming weeks". Given Sony's relationship with US carriers recently, with barely a Japanese phone...

Watch the Android 4.2.2 update for the Sony Xperia Z

Watch the Android 4.2.2 update for the Sony Xperia Z

posted: 16 Jun 2013, 02:46

The high-end Sony Xperia Z has not yet received the Android 4.2.2 update, but that hasn't stopped some owners of the phone from installing a leaked version of the OS build; a couple of videos show just what we can expect the update to...

T-Mobile teases the Sony Xperia Z with some underwater photography

T-Mobile teases the Sony Xperia Z with some underwater photography

posted: 13 Jun 2013, 00:09

T-Mobile posted a video to YouTube with the title, "What if your smartphone could do this," and showed 23 seconds of a man swimming under the water; we would have to guess that this is a teaser for the upcoming Sony Xperia...

Google Edition expansion: Sony Xperia Z may be next, who else needs in?

Google Edition expansion: Sony Xperia Z may be next, who else needs in?

posted: 05 Jun 2013, 12:30

Last year, one of the more persistent rumors in the Android world was that Google had plans to greatly expand the Nexus line of devices, and might have planned to release as many as five new Nexus devices last year....

Sony Xperia Z documents found on T-Mobile Support web page

Sony Xperia Z documents found on T-Mobile Support web page

posted: 05 Jun 2013, 07:50

The Sony Xperia Z is definitely coming to a U.S. carrier soon, and all the clues that have surfaced so far are linked to T-Mobile. That includes a photo of the device carrying T-Mobile branding, which leaked on the web not long...

Sony Xperia Z coming to a U.S. carrier soon says Sony's CEO

Sony Xperia Z coming to a U.S. carrier soon says Sony's CEO

posted: 31 May 2013, 00:28

Sony CEO Kaz Hirai may not know it, but he has put a wide smile on the face of a number of U.S. consumers on Friday; the executive said that the Sony Xperia Z, the biggest buzz producer of CES 2013, will be coming to a U.S. carrier...

Sony Xperia Z now getting a minor software update

Sony Xperia Z now getting a minor software update

posted: 15 May 2013, 05:13

A firmware update is now rolling out for the Sony Xperia Z smartphone. The new software isn't of the major kind, but it is a welcome one nonetheless, bringing a number of lesser tweaks and improvements while keeping the OS version at Android...

Sony Xperia Z added to AOSP

Sony Xperia Z added to AOSP

posted: 23 Apr 2013, 11:48

Sony has added its new flagship model, the Sony Xperia Z, to the Android Open Source Project ; Sony had previously added the Sony Xperia S to the AOSP with the goal of having developers make contributions to the open source OS, but limitations to the hardware forced...

Best Android phones to get this spring (poll results)

Best Android phones to get this spring (poll results)

posted: 19 Apr 2013, 09:31

Spring is in full swing and we have the newest shiny fancy devices hit store shelves. Coincidentally, all the new devices out there run on Android...

Best Android phones to get this spring

Best Android phones to get this spring

posted: 17 Apr 2013, 09:48

Spring is in full bloom and as everything starts to get green and cheerful, you may look at your old phone and think it’s about time to bring change into your life...

Video shows Sony Xperia Z getting ego and body torn down

Video shows Sony Xperia Z getting ego and body torn down

posted: 16 Apr 2013, 10:16

The Sony Xperia Z is a tough handset with its IP57 rating allowing for protection from water and dust; despite this ability to handle mostly everything that is thrown its way, Sony's flagship Android model can be easily taken apart...

Analysts: Sony sold 4.6 million units of the Sony Xperia Z in 40 days

Analysts: Sony sold 4.6 million units of the Sony Xperia Z in 40 days

posted: 16 Apr 2013, 00:32

According to analysts, Sony sold 4.6 million units of its top-shelf Sony Xperia Z in just 40 days thanks to its early rollout; while the HTC One won't be available in the states for a few dates,andthe Samsung Galaxy...

Sony outs a series of videos to demo Xperia Z phone, tablet and Bravia TV interaction

Sony outs a series of videos to demo Xperia Z phone, tablet and Bravia TV interaction

posted: 08 Apr 2013, 05:25

Seamless interaction between Sony gear has been one of the goals in the One Sony strategy detailed last year by CEO Kaz Hirai. Now the company has outed a series of promo videos, demonstrating how...

T-Mobile testing the Sony Xperia Z?

T-Mobile testing the Sony Xperia Z?

posted: 07 Apr 2013, 21:40

While AT&T is going to be offering the Sony Xperia ZL, it looks like there will be a U.S. carrier offering the Sony Xperia Z as the word is that the phone that caught the biggest buzz at CES this year is being tested by T-Mobile; if the testing goes well,...

6-way blind camera comparison: the results

6-way blind camera comparison: the results

posted: 29 Mar 2013, 11:02

Okay, guys, teasing time is over. Today we're revealing the results from our latest blind camera comparison, as well as the identities of all the smartphones that were used. A big "thank you" goes to everyone who cast their vote, and a 5 internets...

The Sony Xperia Z is the next top-shelf handset with a lockscreen flaw

The Sony Xperia Z is the next top-shelf handset with a lockscreen flaw

posted: 26 Mar 2013, 01:22

It looks like there is a new top-shelf smartphone with a lockscreen flaw that allows an intruder to break in and steal all of your personal information; according to a individual by the name of Scott Reed, the Sony...

Sony issues first software update for the Xperia Z

Sony issues first software update for the Xperia Z

posted: 22 Mar 2013, 07:36

Sony is ready with the first firmware update for the Xperia Z, and a few users have reported that the company has already begun the roll-out. The update brings the software version of the device to 10.1.A.1.434, but it isn't known exactly...

Some Sony Xperia Z models are turning into water resistant paperweights; Sony to offer a fix

Some Sony Xperia Z models are turning into water resistant paperweights; Sony to offer a fix

posted: 20 Mar 2013, 22:50

Some owners of the Sony Xperia Z are watching hopelessly as their top-shelf handset turns into a water resistant paperweight; according to eye witnesses, the phone is alive and vibrant,...

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