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Sony D6503 'Sirius' UI previewed ahead of MWC

Sony D6503 'Sirius' UI previewed ahead of MWC

Changes to Xperia home and lock screen shown ahead of expected Barcelona debut We've already seen a fair bit of Sony's next high-end Android phone, the D6503 "Sirius," courtesy of a prototype unit making it out into the wild. And now there's some early video of the device showing some software...
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Sony Xperia Z1 Compact versus Z1

/*-->*/ Sony's miniature marvel delivers almost everything that made the Z1 great, in more hand and pocket-friendly design The Sony Xperia Z1 is a great phone. It's also a big, blocky phone with enormous bezels and an unashamedly chunky design. So we gave a warm welcome to its smaller sibling...
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Sony smartphone sales on the rise as company sells off VAIO PC business

PC division to be sold to investment fund, mobile business to concentrate on tablets and smartphones There has been much rumor and speculation surrounding Sony in the past few days, but with the release of its Fiscal Q3 2013 results we've learned some what lies ahead for the Japanese...
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Xperia Gallery app updated with KitKat support, immersive mode

Android 4.4-powered Sony phones on the way? An over-the-air update for Sony's Gallery app is rolling out to Xperia phones today, updating the app to to version 5.4.A.0.12. The update includes performance enhancements and "various" improvements for Sony's PlayMemories service. But more...
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Sony calls it a day with software updates for a host of older devices

It's the end of the road, but not totally unexpected In not totally un-expected news, Sony has announced that a bunch of its older – read mostly 2012 – devices won't be getting any more software updates. It's a pretty hefty list, but all things have a shelf life. As it stands the Xperia Arc S,...
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Sony Smartwatch 2 goes Brazilian for the FIFA World Cup

FIFA edition arrives alongside a silver metal banded version in the UK Sony is an official partner of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and in celebration of this the Smartwatch 2 is getting a colorful makeover. Well, it's getting a yellow and green band, anyway. The FIFA edition has been outed by UK...
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Sony's PS4 companion app for Android gets live video feed support

Live with PlayStation now available in app, kind of Sony has pushed out an update to its official PlayStation 4 companion app for Android, with the headline new feature being the inclusion of "Live with PlayStation" video feeds in the app. Well, sort of in the app. You can browse the gaming...
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Sony Cyber-shot QX10 high ISO images and 1080p recording put to the test

Sony started offering the V2.0 firmware for its Cyber-shot QX10 and QX100 cameras just yesterday, so we've loaded it up on our QX10 and given it the quick once over. For the QX10, we're looking at new 1080p video recording functionality – which it just enables for you – and an increase in ISO on...
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Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra updated with white balance setting

Other changes include improvements to Wifi, Bluetooth streaming and the stock email app  Just a month after the Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra were updated to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, there's a second 4.3-based firmware rolling out to both handsets. Sony has confirmed via Twitter that the update is...
Xperia Z1 Compact

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact now available on O2 for £480

But don't expect a charger with it UK carrier O2 is has now begun selling the new Sony Xperia Z1 Compact, with the great news of availability of all 4 colors. It's a pricey little number though, costing you £479.99 on a pay-as-you-go agreement. On contract pricing however can have you leaving...
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Sony Cyber-shot QX10 and QX100 v2.0 firmware adds higher ISO support, full 1080p video

Higher-end QX100 model also snags a shutter speed priority shooting mode Sony's Cyber-shot QX10 and QX100 lens cameras may not be the most svelte accessories out there, but with the latest firmware bump to version 2.0, at least they're getting a bit more functional. The first two improvements...
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Sony Xperia Z1, three months on

After three months and a succession of software updates, what do we really think of Sony’s Xperia Z1? The past year has been a pivotal one for Sony Mobile. After meandering through 2012 with a less than memorable product lineup, Sony introduced some of its strongest devices in 2013, along with a...
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Sony's noisy Xperia E1 gets a price in the UK

A 100db speaker for £134.99 on Sony's latest budget offering Just after CES and the Xperia Z1s, Sony dropped word of a couple of more budget oriented devices, including the Xperia E1. This 4-inch Android smartphone has a party piece around back, and has been priced – without a firm release date...
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Sony Cyber-shot QX10 camera gets a decent price cut in the UK

£114 will get you Sony's little hockey puck style connected camera  The Sony Cyber-shot QX10 has only been with us for a few months, but it's already seen a decent price reduction since those early RRP's. For Brits, Clove Technology has dropped both the black and white versions to the lowest...
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Don't forget to claim a year of PlayStation Plus with your new Sony Xperia Z1s

Offer applies to phones bought from both Sony and T-Mobile During the official announcement of the Sony Xperia Z1s at CES, we were told about the pretty fantastic content offering that Sony was throwing in with the handset. What they didn't mention at the time was a special offer involving...
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Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gets a UK pre-launch price cut

One UK retailer drops the price to £399.00 as we get closer to being able to buy one Sony dropped the Z1 Compact on us recently at CES in Las Vegas, and while we can't actually buy it yet here in the UK at least we're already seeing the first price cut. Online retailer Clove Technology has...
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Sony Xperia Z1s now available on T-Mobile

$0 down and $22 per month for the phone, or $528 outright Right on schedule, the Sony Xperia Z1s launches today on T-Mobile in the U.S. Sony's latest handset costs $528 outright, which is split into 24 payments of $22 per month. As usual with T-Mo it's $0 down, and you pay for your service on...
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Sony announces Wifi-only Xperia Z Ultra for Japan

Price set at $495 for launch Jan. 24; availability in other regions not yet confirmed Following a string of rumors, Sony has announced a Wifi-only version of its 6.4-inch behemoth Xperia Z Ultra for Japan. Released as a nearly identical version of a phone which really felt more like a tablet in...
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Sony Xperia Z1s review

Sony and T-Mobile's Xperia Z1s is a breath of fresh air amid an increasingly stale smartphone market It was the Xperia Z, released early last summer as a T-Mobile exclusive, that drew my attention to Sony. It was the company’s first high-profile smartphone to hit US shelves, and it was radically...
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Sony's Smart Tennis Sensor to help Japanese serve-and-volley games from May

Limited release sees a range of partner tennis rackets at launch Announced during CES 2014 in Las Vegas, Sony's Smart Tennis Sensor has already been given an official launch date. As of late May, Japanese tennis fans will be able to purchase the device, which comes with a companion app for...

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