Weekly poll: Sony Xperia 1 IV and Xperia 10 IV – love ’em or hate ’em?

Who announces a flagship in the middle of the year? Sony does. Who focuses on multimedia above everything else? Sony does. Who sticks to its own design, regardless of where the industry is headed? Sony does. Love it or hate it, the Japanese company makes phones like no other. Considering the low sales volumes, we guess that … Read more

Sony Announces New VENICE 2 Digital Cinema Camera

Sony has announced a new version of their flagship full frame VENICE camera, VENICE 2. VENICE 2 shares much in common with the existing VENICE body, while bringing a host of new features and advantages, including an 8.6K sensor version (a 6K sensor version, as on the original VENICE is also available; both are full frame), true internal … Read more

Netflix HDR Support Comes to Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Huawei P20, and Sony Xperia XZ2

Netflix has added support for HDR (high-dynamic range) video support to an additional three Android devices, expanding its portfolio of smartphones that support a better video quality experience. The Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Huawei P20, and the Sony Xperia XZ2 have been added to the list that now let you stream Netflix in HDR mode. With these additions, a total … Read more

Sony Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact Price Revealed

Sony Mobile’s flagship smartphones for 2018 – Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact – were recently unveiled at the company’s keynote during Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. While most specifications and features of the two smartphones were announced at event, Sony missed out on mentioning pricing details for any of the international markets. However, Sony Germany has officially outed pricing details for the Xperia XZ2 … Read more

Sony Reports Best-Ever Q3 Profit; CEO Hirai to Step Down, Turnaround Ally Yoshida to Take Helm

Japan’s Sony said CEO Kazuo Hirai would be handing over the reins to finance chief Kenichiro Yoshida, while at the same time forecast a record annual profit that highlights the revival in fortune that they have both engineered. Once a market leader in consumer-electronics, the maker of the Walkman and Trinitron TV in recent years fell behind … Read more

Sony Xperia XZ Premium Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

Sony has started rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for its Xperia XZ Premium. The update was originally expected for December, but the Japanese company had evidently sped up the process, and has brought the latest software to its high-end smartphone that was launched with Android 7.1 Nougat at MWC 2017. The Android Oreo update brings the Xperia XZ Premium closer to the … Read more

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus With 23-Megapixel Camera Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Sony launched its Xperia XA1 Plus smartphone last month at IFA 2017 and on Thursday, the company introduced the new handset for the Indian market as well. The Sony Xperia XA1 Plus price in India is Rs. 24,990 and it will be made available from Friday in the company’s offline stores in Black, Blue, and Gold colours. The … Read more

Sony Xperia XA1, Xperia XA1 Ultra Price in India Cut

Sony has slashed the price of the Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphones in India. The company confirmed price cut in a communication to retailers seen by Gadgets 360. Originally priced at Rs. 19,990 and Rs. 29,990 (suggested retail prices), respectively, the Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra will now be available for Rs. 17,990 and Rs. 27,990 (suggested … Read more

Sony Xperia XZ Premium Launched in India: Price, Release Date Specifications, and More

Perhaps in a move to preempt OnePlus and its claim of being the first to launch a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 smartphone in India, Sony on Thursday launched its flagship Xperia XZ Premium in India. Available from June 12, the Xperia XZ Premium price in India is Rs. 59,990 (best buy price). It will be available … Read more

Sony to Discontinue ‘Premium Standard’ Range, Xperia X Series No More: Report

After less than satisfactory sales numbers, Sony has reportedly decided to shut down one line of its smartphone portfolio altogether. The company’s ‘Premium Standard’ smartphones that comprise the Xperia X and Xperia X Compact launched last year will not get successors this year. Sony has confirmed this development at 2017 Investor Day citing not-so-satisfactory sales, … Read more