Sony re-introduces Xperia Themes for their Android 4.3+ devices

Sony just posted on their mobile blog about their Xperia Themes, which are available for Sony Xperia smartphones or tablets that are on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean or newer. The thing is, Xperia themes have been available for a few months now, but the Japanese manufacturer really never talked about this feature. Today they're re-introducing it in a blog post which states: “Xperia Themes” is a great piece of kit ...

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Sony Xperia E1 Launched in India at Rs 9490 [Dual-SIM at Rs 10,490]

The Sony Xperia E1 launched in India this week, at a price of Rs 9490, while the Dual-SIM version is priced at Rs 10,490. The Xperia E1 features a 4 inch 480 x 800 pixels TFT display, a 1.2 GHz dual-core Snapdragon 200 processor with an Adreno 302 GPU, 512 MB of RAM, 4GB of internal memory, microSD card slot, 3 megapixel rear camera, 100dB loudspeaker, dedicated walkman key, shake-to-shuffle, music hardware ...

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Video: Sony Xperia Z2 Promo “Details Make The Difference”

Sony released a new promo video for their new flagship smartphone, the Sony Xperia Z2, and it's pretty good. The video is very high energy and depicts a choreographer and how he uses the Xperia Z2 in his daily life, recording dancers, photographing objects, using the phone in the bath (thanks to the waterproof nature), and so on. Sony's pointing out the advantages of that 20 megapixel camera which can also ...

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Sony Xperia M2 Announced: The thinnest 4G LTE smartphone

Along with the flagship Sony Xperia Z2 and the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet, the company also announced an affordable smartphone: The Sony Xperia M2. As you can tell from the name, this is a sequel to last year's Sony Xperia M. The Xperia M2 features a 4.8 inch display at a higher 960 x 540 pixels resolution, a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage, 8 ...

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Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Announced: A 6.4 mm thin, 10.1 inch tablet

Along with the Sony Xperia Z2, the company also announced the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet as well. The Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet is a sequel to last year's Sony Xperia Tablet Z, though they seemed to be rearranged the name a little bit. The Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet features a similar design to its predecessor but is even more slim, measuring just 6.4 mm and weighing in at 426 grams for the Wifi version, or 439 grams for ...

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Sony Xperia Z2 Announced: 5.2-inch display, Snapdragon 801, 20 Megapixels

The Sony Xperia Z2 was finally announced today, at Sony's press conference at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona. The Xperia Z2 is a sequel to last year's Xperia Z1, but is slightly faster, slightly thinner (at 8.2 mm) and slightly lighter (at 158 grams). There's a larger, 5.2-inch Full HD (1920x1080) Triluminos display which uses a new technology from Sony called "Live Color LED". There's also a new S ...

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Sony SmartBand to be released in March

Sony finally announced when they were going to release their new SmartBand accessory which was announced at CES 2014 last month. When will it be available? Next month! Not too long a wait after all then. As you probably know, the Sony SmartBand is a life-tracking wearable that connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth and tracks your workout routines, social interactions and much more, in association with S ...

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Sony Announces an Awesome Stereo Microphone Accessory

Sony unveiled a very cool new accessory today: The Sony STM10 Stereo Microphone for smartphones and tablets. While most companies focus on smartphone camera quality nowadays, very few apart from Nokia have bothered about audio quality. Nokia has rich recording and Sony just released this very awesome accessory that attaches to your Xperia smartphone or tablet to enable much clearer audio. I've been hoping f ...

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Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Launched in India for Rs 36,990

The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact launched in India today, at a price of Rs 36,990. The Sony Xperia Z1 India launch makes the subcontinent one of the first countries to get the "smaller flagship" phone, though it'll only be available in stores from February 24th onwards. The phone was announced at CES 2014 last month, but Sony has been clear to clarify that this isnt a "mini" version of the Xperia Z1, boasting alm ...

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Sony confirms Xperia Z1 Compact has a plastic back

One of the great things about Sony's flagship phones last year were their designs. The Xperia Z, Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z1 all had a “durable tempered glass” covering the display and the rear, which looked great visually, and felt great to hold as well. Ofcourse this did mean that the phones were a bit more fragile than your average flagship smartphone. Which is why it's curious to see that on Sony's lat ...

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Sony Xperia G apparently leaked: New Mid-range smartphone

Looks like Sony has a new midrange Android phone coming along, and it's called the Sony Xperia G. This comes from @ViziLeaks who claims to have gotten his/her hands on the company's phone before it's debut at Mobile World Congress later this month. The Sony Xperia G apparently features 8GB of storage, an 8 Megapixel camera, 1GB RAM, LTE and a 4.8 inch display. If those specs are correct, this sounds like a ...

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Smartphone Buying Guide for India : February 2014

Ever so often, people quiz us as to what we think of various phones irrespective of their price, even though they really do not intend to buy one. In fact, they do so every month, just to get an idea of the market. To cater to all such queries, we decided to compile a Smartphone Buying Guide recommending one phone for price segments we drew up for the sake of convenience. If you've ever wondered "What Phone ...

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