One of the features we miss the most on Sony’s 2016 range of Xperia devices is the humble lanyard hole. Sony supported the use of the lanyard throughout all of the Xperia Z range since 2013, straight through to the Z5 family last year. Show More Summary
Sony is bringing in a wave of new customers for their Xperia Bega Program. Xperia X Performance customers can now sign up inside the app to test new software goods headed their way.
The Sony Xperia X Compact has made its way stateside. Amazon has it for folks in America starting at $499 and available in White, Blue, and Black.
Is having a smaller, more compact phone worth paying a premium price tag for? Find out in our full review of the Sony Xperia X Compact!
The weekend is so close we can almost taste it, but before you head off to enjoy yourselves, check out the latest news from the world of Sony and Android.Starting off – a heads up on Xperia Ear. Xperia Ear is your very own personal assistant. Show More Summary
Thanks to Sony Slovakia, we now have a glimpse into when Xperia devices will get their Nougat treats.
The Sony Xperia X Compact is now available for purchase and ready for shipping, marking the phone's official launch in North America.
The Xperia X Performance joined the Android 7.0 Nougat beta program last month, and today you can finally register for it.
A quick head-up to let our US readers know that the Sony Xperia X Compact is now showing as in stock through Amazon.com. All three colours of the handset are available to order for $499.99, including Mist Blue, Universe Black and White. Show More Summary
Sony Mobile USA finally announced launch details for the Xperia XZ earlier in the week, but up until now the handset was not available to pre-order. Well that now changes, as Amazon.com has the handset up for pre-order for $699.99 across all three colours (Forest Blue, Mineral Black and Platinum). Show More Summary
Sony Slovakia held a press conference earlier today and also let slip when its Xperia devices would receive the update to Android 7.0 Nougat. According to a Sony slide, the Sony Xperia XZ and X Performance will be the first devices to receive the Android N update in October 2016. Show More Summary
We previously reported that Sony Mobile was planning an Xperia Beta Program for Sony Xperia X Performance owners. This would allow select Xperia X Performance owners a first look at Sony’s pre-release version of Android 7.0 Nougat. Well, registration for the Xperia Beta Program for X Performance owners has opened today. Show More Summary
Sony's latest small phone is now up for sale directly from Amazon unlocked. The list price on the Xperia X Compact is a somewhat-steep $499, but if it's the phone for you and you want it right at launch you can now pull the trigger on one. Show More Summary
Sony Mobile has so far introduced seven Xperia models that support a fingerprint scanner. This includes last year’s Xperia Z5 series (Z5, Z5 Compact, Z5 Premium) and this year’s Xperia X series (X, X Performance, X Compact and XZ). What...Show More Summary
An unboxing of the Sony Xperia X Compact, the latest 'compact' but very capable smartphone from the Japanese company. Slight revisions in the body of the phone along with the new USB Type-C connector and further enhancements to the camera. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Sony Mobile launched a new app earlier in the year called “Xperia Tips”. The app was designed to get the most out of your phone, based on your usage patterns. The app first featured in Sony’s Concept firmware releases and is also included in all 2016 Sony Xperia devices. Show More Summary
For some reason (don’t ask us why), Sony has offered double the internal storage on dual-SIM versions of key Xperia devices launched this year, versus their single SIM counterparts. Everybody likes to have as much storage as possible,...Show More Summary
Sony has just recently unveiled its latest flagship device, along with a new midrange smartphone. After weeks of waiting, the Xperia XZ and X Compact now have official price tags and release dates coming to the US.
Sony’s recently-announced Xperia XZ is coming to the US with a flagship price tag. The questions is: “Is the Xperia XZ worth the $699.99 price tag?”
At the beginning of September, Sony made the Xperia XZ and X Compact official, with plans to make both handsets available in the United States at some point in the future. Sure enough, Sony has confirmed that both handsets now have U.S. launch dates. The flagship Xperia XZ will arrive on October 2 with a [...]