Sony finally dishes out Android Pie to Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ Compact

Sony finally dishes out Android Pie to Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ Compact

posted: 10 Nov 2018, 19:30

The Android 9 Pie update for the Sony Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ Compact is rolling out to these models now after Sony was forced to push bag the original October 26th release...

Android Pie updates are coming for three more Sony phones this month, XZ2 Premium in November

Android Pie updates are coming for three more Sony phones this month, XZ2 Premium in November

posted: 18 Oct 2018, 04:32

The Xperia XZ3, XZ2, and XZ2 Compact are already running Android 9.0 Pie, and by November 7, Sony plans to start updating the Xperia XZ Premium, XZ1, XZ1 Compact, and XZ2 Premium as well.

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact on sale at Amazon and Best Buy for just $360

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact on sale at Amazon and Best Buy for just $360

posted: 02 Jul 2018, 20:20

Both Amazon and Best Buy offer the Xperia XZ1 Compact for the same $360 price and even though they claim customers will save $240, the phone is actually discounted by $140...

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact drops to $370 ($130 off) on Amazon, Best Buy

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact drops to $370 ($130 off) on Amazon, Best Buy

posted: 16 May 2018, 04:19

Although both retailers claim the phone's usual price is $600, the Xperia XZ1 Compact often sells for just $500. Even so, you'll still be able to save $130 if you get the phone while its discounted...

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now costs $449, regular XZ1 starts at $499

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now costs $449, regular XZ1 starts at $499

posted: 19 Feb 2018, 13:56

The Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact are now available in the US at the lowest prices to date. Both phones are unlocked...

The best compact smartphones of 2017

The best compact smartphones of 2017

posted: 14 Nov 2017, 06:28

In this new age of smartphones, what is to be considered a small handset? Manufacturers have been stubbornly sticking to a 5-inch minimum for most of their screens in the recent past, which made it hard enough to find phones that we'd call "compact" with...

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now costs $505 (or $549 with a $50 Best Buy gift card included)

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now costs $505 (or $549 with a $50 Best Buy gift card included)

posted: 08 Nov 2017, 11:46

Released in the US last month for $599, the small but powerful Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact is now almost $100 cheaper...

Sony Xperia XZ1, XZ1 Compact, XZ Premium and XZs are getting a camera distortion fix

Sony Xperia XZ1, XZ1 Compact, XZ Premium and XZs are getting a camera distortion fix

posted: 24 Oct 2017, 08:54

Sony's newest high-end smartphones feature rear cameras that can distort photos, but an official fix is now here...

Small but powerful: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now available in the US, Android Oreo on board

Small but powerful: Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now available in the US, Android Oreo on board

posted: 04 Oct 2017, 07:05

Sony officially releases the Xperia XZ1 Compact as the second phone to run Android Oreo out of the box in the US...

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact up for pre-order in the US for $600, ships on October 4

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact up for pre-order in the US for $600, ships on October 4

posted: 27 Sep 2017, 07:43

The Xperia XZ1 Compact, just like its bigger brother, comes unlocked and will work on all GSM carriers in the country such as AT&T and T-Mobile. Unfortunately, neither is compatible with CDMA network operators...

Poll results are in: the Compact Xperia has the fans' hearts

Poll results are in: the Compact Xperia has the fans' hearts

posted: 05 Sep 2017, 09:16

Last year, Sony made the decision to bump the flagship Compact series down — you know, the 4.6-inched small top-tier phones they used to release together with each yearly flagship refresh now became mid-range devices with the...

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact: are you happy the flagship Compact is back?

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact: are you happy the flagship Compact is back?

posted: 04 Sep 2017, 09:19

So, last year, it seemed like Sony had made the decision to kill off the flagship Compact series — you know, the 4.6-inched small top-tier phones they used to release together with each yearly flagship refresh. In 2015,...

Sony's new 3D Creator app won't be exclusive to the XZ1 and XZ1 Compact

Sony's new 3D Creator app won't be exclusive to the XZ1 and XZ1 Compact

posted: 04 Sep 2017, 03:30

Xperia XZ Premium owners can breathe a sigh of relief now — sort of...

Sony says you shouldn't use the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact underwater, despite them being water-resistant

Sony says you shouldn't use the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact underwater, despite them being water-resistant

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 17:39

The Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact are both IP68-certified, and yet Sony doesn't recommend full submersion under water...

First Sony Xperia XZ1, XZ1 Compact and XA1 Plus promo videos are here

First Sony Xperia XZ1, XZ1 Compact and XA1 Plus promo videos are here

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 12:32

Launching in September for $699, the Xperia XZ1 will become one of the world's first phones to run Android 8 Oreo out of the box...

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact: All you need to know

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact: All you need to know

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 09:30

By now, you're probably aware that Sony just refreshed its smartphone lineup with the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact. To sum these two in a couple of words, Sony is once again going the evolutionary path and totally skipping the revolutionary...

Powerful, yet tiny - Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact size-compared to Xperia XZ1, LG G6, Galaxy S8, and more

Powerful, yet tiny - Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact size-compared to Xperia XZ1, LG G6, Galaxy S8, and more

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 07:11

It still befuddles us why Sony is the only Android smartphone manufacturer who caters to the compact handset market. While any other handset maker is happy to sling out 5.3", 5.5",...

Does size matter? Xperia XZ1 Compact specs comparison against the big boys — Galaxy S8, LG G6

Does size matter? Xperia XZ1 Compact specs comparison against the big boys — Galaxy S8, LG G6

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 06:34

How do the Xperia XZ1 Compact's specs compare to actual flagships out there? Well, take a gander!

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact hands-on

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact hands-on

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 06:20

We’re here in Berlin for the slew of IFA announcements, and today we have a big one from Sony. Introducing the successors to their Xperia XZ and X compact, the XZ1 and XZ1 compact. No, Sony isn’t much for nomenclature, but these phones are pretty nice....

Sony announces the Xperia XZ1 Compact: Small in size, big in capabilities

Sony announces the Xperia XZ1 Compact: Small in size, big in capabilities

posted: 31 Aug 2017, 06:15

Sony has finally unleashed its long-awaited next entry into the flagship Compact series...

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