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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,...

How to make Sony Xperia Z soup: simmer gently (video)

How to make Sony Xperia Z soup: simmer gently (video)

posted: 15 Mar 2013, 10:39

The Sony Xperia Z has seen its fare share of torture tests, but it's been bathing with swimsuit models to compensate for the frequent waterboarding it's been subjected to ever since Sony announced a flagship Android with waterproof certification...

Samsung Galaxy S 4 vs HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy S 4 vs HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z specs comparison

posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:58

Each of these has some unique hardware features - the Galaxy S 4 comes with a one-of-a-kind 1080p AMOLED display and a bucketload of sensors, including for temperature, the HTC One sports an amplified dual-speaker system...

Galaxy S 4 vs One vs Xperia Z vs iPhone 5: size comparison

Galaxy S 4 vs One vs Xperia Z vs iPhone 5: size comparison

posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:45

We're big fans of comparisons here at PhoneArena, and what better way to celebrate the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 than doing a whole bunch of those! This time we'll be doing a size comparison against some of its biggest,...

Sony Xperia Z sold out in some markets, bodes well for Sony's 2013

Sony Xperia Z sold out in some markets, bodes well for Sony's 2013

posted: 11 Mar 2013, 17:26

The Sony Xperia Z lived up to its reputation and sold out on the first day that the phone was available for pre-orders in Japan, Germany, France, Hong Kong and Taiwan; Sony is looking to ship 50 million smartphones in...

Swimsuit models test the water resistant Sony Xperia Z

Swimsuit models test the water resistant Sony Xperia Z

posted: 08 Mar 2013, 22:12

How else could T-Mobile show off the water resistant feature of the Sony Xperia Z thanby showing how well it works in the shower; take a long hard look at those curves with every movement measured as the beads of water drop off the...

Sony Xperia Z camera compared against Nokia’s juggernauts, the 808, N8, Lumia 920

Sony Xperia Z camera compared against Nokia’s juggernauts, the 808, N8, Lumia 920

posted: 08 Mar 2013, 07:31

The Sony Xperia Z boasts a 13-megapixel camera with the new Exmor RS sensor and back-side illumination…

Sony Xperia Z to launch in India on March 6th?

Sony Xperia Z to launch in India on March 6th?

posted: 03 Mar 2013, 11:56

A couple of images seen on Sony Mobile India's site seems to suggest that the highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z will be available in India starting March 6th, which is this coming Wednesday; when it comes to the Sony Xperia Z, you know the story-the...

Sony Xperia Z available in the U.K.; phone offered to U.S. buyers for $849

Sony Xperia Z available in the U.K.; phone offered to U.S. buyers for $849

posted: 28 Feb 2013, 09:58

A day earlier than expected, a number of U.K. retailers are offering the Sony Xperia Z unlocked and SIM free at various prices; with no U.S. carrier announcing that they will be offering the device, one retailer...

Sony Xperia Z launch sales encouraging, says executive, no plans for WP8 phones in H1

Sony Xperia Z launch sales encouraging, says executive, no plans for WP8 phones in H1

posted: 26 Feb 2013, 08:47

Sony Mobile's Calum MacDougall, head of Xperia marketing, said in an MWC that the launch sales of its flagship Xperia Z handset are very encouraging. The phone just became available in several major...

Huawei Ascend P2 vs HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z: spec comparison

Huawei Ascend P2 vs HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z: spec comparison

posted: 24 Feb 2013, 09:43

The Huawei Ascend P2 just went official and it’s an exciting device with a battery lasting longer than usual, a fairly slim body and a very reasonable price tag…

Sony Xperia Z is more than water and dust resistant: it's baby proof (video)

Sony Xperia Z is more than water and dust resistant: it's baby proof (video)

posted: 24 Feb 2013, 07:07

The Sony Xperia Z is not just like any other high-end smartphones. It is unique by being the only high end device that is also dust and water resistant…

HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z vs Samsung Galaxy S III: spec comparison

HTC One vs Sony Xperia Z vs Samsung Galaxy S III: spec comparison

posted: 19 Feb 2013, 09:42

The HTC One has just been unveiled and it is a truly gorgeous device that also happens to be a powerhouse in terms of silicon and pure specs…

Sony Xperia Z gets a case of the Android fever: rooted before the actual rollout

Sony Xperia Z gets a case of the Android fever: rooted before the actual rollout

posted: 19 Feb 2013, 05:02

With a slight modification of the Nexus 4 root tool, the Xperia Z is now free for modding and hacking as much as your heart desires, and it is suggested that Sony's device is generally pretty easy to...

Sony Xperia Z ‘Make Magic’ promo campaign launches, here are the videos ads

Sony Xperia Z ‘Make Magic’ promo campaign launches, here are the videos ads

posted: 18 Feb 2013, 06:01

The Sony Xperia Z is gearing up for a worldwide launch in mere days and it is rolling out with a big marketing campaign. In its homeland of Japan, Sony is bringing…

Screen comparison of Sony Xperia Z vs HTC Butterfly shows almost perfect calibration by HTC

Screen comparison of Sony Xperia Z vs HTC Butterfly shows almost perfect calibration by HTC

posted: 18 Feb 2013, 05:07

If you are a screen purist, you will be interested in color calibration, viewing angles and contrast ratings a bit more than whether your mobile screen is HD or Full HD, where, for all practical...

Sony Xperia Z to launch in Europe on February 21st; Sweden's 3 takes pre-orders

Sony Xperia Z to launch in Europe on February 21st; Sweden's 3 takes pre-orders

posted: 15 Feb 2013, 10:49

According to Sony's Facebook page, the eagerly awaited Sony Xperia Z will launch at the Sony Store in Berlin on February 21st; while there is no official word on whether or not the waterproof and dustproof...

Sony Xperia Z can be used as an underwater cam, watch it film inside a swimming pool

Sony Xperia Z can be used as an underwater cam, watch it film inside a swimming pool

posted: 15 Feb 2013, 08:54

The best camera, they say, is the one you have with you. That’s why it’s no surprise smartphones are quickly replacing point-and-shoots…

Sony Xperia Z survives dust and liquid torture, slow motion camera tells its rugged story

Sony Xperia Z survives dust and liquid torture, slow motion camera tells its rugged story

posted: 13 Feb 2013, 05:50

The Sony Xperia Z is a first of a kind, a flagship Android device that is also dust and water resistant, and to demonstrate this…

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