Now that the Android 7.0 Nougat update has begun rolling out, manufacturers like Sony can start laying the groundwork to update their own devices. And letting customers in on the plans at the same time.
Sony is no stranger to offering beta versions of Android to test on its devices. The company would offer Android 6.0 Marshmallow to a limited amount of devices for testers, which was and is unheard of for other companies.
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There’s no doubt that Sony has struggled in the smartphone market. While the company has maintained a presence in other regions, Sony has all but vanished in the U.S. smartphone market. Despite its losses, the company continues to move forward in creating new smartphones. Coming soon is the Sony F833X, or what may hit the ... Read More »
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Sony’s design has been entirely square for a long time now, though it seems that’s finally going to change. These new leaked photos of a Sony device show a new design, and it’s looking pretty good.
The photos are of the Sony F8331, and instead of the square edges we’re used to seeing, the edges are ... Read More »
Sony has never been a huge player in the smartphone market when it comes to the US. Some say the popularity of the brand faded a while ago outside of its consoles, while others think that Sony doesn’t try hard enough, with the Xperia line never being made to stand out.
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Battery life is all the rage these days, with beefy batteries and quick charging technology being the norm. But the more you charge a battery, the faster it deteriorates. Sony is thinking about this and giving users a way to keep their batteries healthy.
Sony’s Small Apps was a feature that allowed select few apps to float above the current app, much like Samsung has done on some of its devices. This allowed you to use some functions, like a calculator, on the fly. Unfortunately, it seems that the feature is no more.
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Sony’s STAMINA mode was a battery saver mode that was quite effective and well liked by Sony device owners. Unfortunately, it was removed with the Marshmallow update, as it interfered with Google’s new Doze mode battery saving feature. Sony promised to bring it back, and it finally has.
Sony’s latest build of Marshmallow, currently 32.2.A.0.224, is rolling ... Read More »
Sony’s already confirmed that its Xperia X series of devices are headed to the United States, and now the company has another device to announce.
Sony has officially introduced the Xperia E5, a mid-range smartphone with a 5-inch 1280×720 display. There’s a 13-megapixel camera on the back, which Sony says features software that will automatically adjust ... Read More »
Back in February, Sony officially launched a brand new X series of devices, but word on a U.S.-based launch were nonexistent at the time. That’s finally changing, though, as Sony has officially announced that its new X series is coming to the U.S. soon and that pre-orders begin today.
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