Sony isn’t joking around when it comes to supporting its device with software updates. Announced on the official Sony blog, Sony is saying that its “entire premium Z series” of devices is slated to get the newest Android 5.0 update.
According to the announcement, “entire premium Z series” means the Xperia Z, Xperia ... Read More »
Sony has had almost as storied a history of poor U.S. carrier availability with their smartphones as Nokia, so while the Xperia Z3 is actually seeing reasonable carrier pick-up, it’s not shocking that the Z3 Compact was just posted to Sony’s site without any fanfare.
On October 9, Verizon and Sony revealed that the Big Red’s variant of the Xperia Z3, the Xperia Z3v, would launch on October 23. Now T-Mobile is getting into the fun with their own announcement, revealing that the Xperia Z3 will go on sale for the Magenta network later in the month. Through pre-sales, ... Read More »
Usually, unlocking your bootloader opens the door to many other modifications to be made, like custom ROMs and fancy recoveries. Sure, you’ll often lose the ability to get over the air updates, but the side effects are usually non-existent. But this is not the case with the current generation of Sony devices.
Over the past few years, Sony has made huge strides in the smartphone segment, snatching up vital market share from its competitors. Its Xperia Z line is highly regarded, but Sony has struggled to make a profit.
Sony has released a revision of consolidated forecast which calls for a 180 billion yen ($1.7 billion) ... Read More »
Smart cases are nothing new: Samsung and LG have been selling them for a while. Smart cases have a window in the front flap, and when the phone detects that this case is on, it’ll show a special screen in the window that’s tailored to the size and for easy use of select features. Whether ... Read More »
Yesterday, when T-Mobile was the only carrier announced as getting the Sony Xperia Z3 this coming fall, it was assumed Magenta would have exclusivity on the device in the US. But according to PC Mag, that might not be true.
PC Mag is reporting today that they have received a document detailing the Xperia ... Read More »