All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Xperia’

Chromecast ‘Cast Screen’ Feature Now Supported By Sony Xperia Z3 Phones

In July, Google launched Android screen mirroring via Chromeast with the Chromecast app’s “Cast Screen” feature. It had previewed the feature, which automatically makes the Chromecast device roughly a billion times better, at Google I/O earlier in the summer. The feature launched, but it only supported certain devices. That list has now grown to include the Sony Xperia Z3 series. …

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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Announced at IFA

As expected, this week’s IFA conference in Berlin has been host to many new smartphone announcements. Just like last year Sony used the conference as a chance to push its latest flagship smartphone. This year’s big Sony phone is the Xperia Z3, another waterproof smartphone with a 5.2″ display. Sony, however, is now diversifying its Xperia offerings in much the …

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Sony Announces Two New Xperia Smartphones

At CES, Sony announced its latest flagship smartphone – the Xperia Z1s. While Xperia fans no doubt appreciated finally getting a new phone from Sony, it’s a little annoying that it was basically the Xperia Z1. Where were the brand new phones at? Well, Sony was apparently saving those for after CES. This morning, Sony announced two new smartphones for …

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Sony Xperia Z1 Smartphone Officially Announced

Though most of the details about the device have leaked over the past month, Sony today officially unveiled its new Xperia Z1 smartphone at the IFA conference. Sony CEO Kaz Hirai took to the stage and announced the product along with a host of others. The Z1 will now have a 5-inch screen to go with its 2.2Ghz quad-core Snapdragon …

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Sony Releases Experimental Firefox OS Software For Xperia E Smartphones

Samsung may not be backing Firefox OS, but Mozilla’s mobile OS has found a new friend in Sony. The tech giant is now evaluating the platform and has even released an experimental Firefox OS ROM for developers. Sony announced today that it’s releasing an experimental version of Firefox OS for its Experia E smartphone. Sony has also partnered with Telefonica …

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Sony Shows Off Xperia Z Tablet, Smartphone at MWC

Mini-tablets may be the most popular announcement at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), but Sony still believes it has a chance at challenging the full-sized iPad. Sony today announced that the Xperia Tablet Z will soon be available throughout the world. The 10.1-inch tablet will be available worldwide “from spring 2013.” The Tablet Z is only 6.9mm thick, which …

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CES 2013: Sony Mobile Finally Gets Serious With The Xperia Z

Sony hasn’t had the greatest track record when it comes to mobile devices. The company’s attempts to compete with Samsung and Google have been disappointing at best. That’s why it was all the more surprising to see Sony finally bring its A game to CES 2013 with its latest mobile offering. On Monday evening, Sony Mobile announced the latest smartphone …

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Is Sony Making A Nexus Phone For Google?

UPDATE: Turns out the Sony Nexus X was a fake. Bummer, I know. Thanks to a photo leak, we know that LG is making Google’s next Nexus smartphone. The leaked photos are looking pretty sleek, but could Google have another Nexus phone up its sleeve? Another leak hit the Internet this weekend with pictures of a rumored Nexus phone from …

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Sony Might Bring Jelly Bean To 2011 Xperia Phones

Sony really ticked off a lot of people when they announced that they were no longer bringing Ice Cream Sandwich to the Xperia Play. Our comments were awash with many owners threatening to boycott Sony for this slight. Sony had themselves another PR nightmare last week when one of their spokespersons said that none of the 2011 Xperia phones would …

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Sony Xperia S Gets Some Ice Cream Sandwich Love Today

Is today Ice Cream Sandwich day or what? Sure, AT&T may have potentially flubbed its rollout of the operating system to Galaxy S II handsets, but not everybody is screwing it up. Sony gets it right, even if they pissed off everybody who bought the Xperia Play. Sony announced today the availability of Android 4.0 on the Xperia S. This …

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Sony Announces Four New Xperia Android Phones

Sony has impressed with its line of Xperia smartphones. They don’t command the market share that other Android phone manufacturers do, but I would bet that they make just as good phones. If you’re an Xperia fan, you have reason to get excited today. Sony has announced four new smartphones today to perhaps draw you over to their side of …

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Ice Cream Sandwich Not Coming To Xperia Play After All

We reported back in March that Sony was starting up a beta test program to see which Xperia phones could take on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). One of the hopes was that Sony’s flagship gaming phone, the Xperia Play, would see an upgrade to Ice Cream Sandwich. That appears to not be the case anymore. In a post on …

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