Sony Could Bring DualShock 3 Support To Xperia Phones


A new video shows that Sony might soon let gamers play PlayStation Mobile or Play Store games on Xperia devices using the DualShock 3 controller. The video comes from DJ Tom Randall, who also works for Sony Mobile. It shows a quick demonstration on how to connect the DualShock 3 to an Xperia smartphone, and […]

Sony Prepping Xperia Z, ZL Successors and New Phablet


While the Sony Xperia Z and ZL flagships are still barely on the market internationally–the Xperia ZL is up for pre-order right now through Sony in the U.S. market–it looks like the company is already working on successors to those devices as well as a new phablet. Going by the code names Dogo, Gaga, and […]

Sony Promises Fix for Xperia Z Bricking Issue


When you buy an expensive flagship smartphone with a screen as vibrant as the full HD 1080p display on the Sony Xperia Z, you expect to stare at that little window all day. Unfortunately, for some early adopters of the Xperia Z handset, there are numerous reports of bricking issues, or a problem where the […]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z Launch: March 22 in Japan


Sony had previously announced that the Xperia Tablet Z would launch in Japan, but gave no date. Now, we know that the tablet will be available on March 22 on Japan’s NTT DoCoMo‘s 4G LTE network. The Japanese carrier will begin taking pre-orders for the slate starting on March 9. Like the flagship Xperia Z […]

Possible Sony Xperia Z Successor Leaked with 4.8-Inch 1080P Display


A new leak from Xperia Blog details what could be Sony’s next flagship Xperia smartphone to follow the recently released Xperia Z. The rumored phone carries the model number C670X, and may include a 4.8-inch 1080p display, making it a bit smaller than the 5-inch Xperia Z. While the Xperia Z uses a Snapdragon S4 […]

Sony’s Firefox Xperia Smartphone Slated for 2014 Debut


At Mobile World Congress, Sony Mobile Communications announced that it plans on developing an Xperia smartphone with Mozilla’s Firefox OS. The development work will be done in partnership with Telefonica. Sony says that a phone with Firefox OS is under development and the company hopes to bring it to market sometime in 2014. Sony now […]

Sony Prepping Galaxy Note 2 Competitor?


Sony’s CEO has said that his company will be focusing on high-end devices for 2013 and it appears that it might be targeting the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, and maybe even the rumored Samsung Galaxy Note 3, if a leaked production part is to be believed. Read: Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Arrives in Two New […]

Sony Challenges iPad, iPad mini With Xperia Tablet Z


Sony’s announcement of the Xperia Tablet Z came with a surprise–it’s the thinnest tablet to be released to date with a thickness of just 6.9 mm, besting Apple’s iPad mini’s 7.2 mm girth. Sony’s untimely announcement of the Xperia Tablet Z is unclear as the Japanese electronics-maker could have introduced the tablet at the Consumer […]

Sony CEO Plans to Take on Galaxy S4, iPhone 5

Sony Xperia Z

In an attempt to make their smartphone¬†division¬†profitable Sony is focusing on making high-end smartphones and abandoning feature phones. The move, announced by Sony CEO Kaz Hirai, comes on the heals of Sony’s Xperia Z smartphone announcement at CES, which should arrive in the coming months to take on flagship devices like the Galaxy S4 and […]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z Specs Leak: Full HD, Waterproof, Xperia Z Design


Have you fallen in love with the weatherproofing features and high-end flagship specs of Sony’s latest Xperia Z smartphone that has won GottaBeMobile’s Best Smartphone of CES 2013 award? Well, it appears that Sony is hoping to replicate the success and attention that the Xperia Z has been receiving with a rumored new Xperia Tablet […]

Sony’s Xperia Z Spotted on CES Show Floor Ahead of Announcement


It looks like that the much rumored and highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z smartphone will be making a CES debut as the device has been spotted early on the show floor of the trade show ahead of Sony’s press conference, which is slated for tomorrow, Monday. The device will allow Sony to better compete with […]

Pricing, Additional Specs Revealed for Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL


After leaks earlier this week that detailed how Sony’s Xperia Z and Xperia ZL handsets would look like, we now know some additional information about the two handsets, including basic pricing information and some of the differences between the two similar phablet models. The Xperia Z and ZL were once known by their code names […]

Sony’s Xperia Z Yuga and Xperia ZL Odin Appear in Press Photos


Ahead of the devices’ rumored unveiling at the Consumer Electronics Show, Sony’s phablet entries in the form of the Xperia Yuga and Xperia Odin handsets now stand proudly in new press photos. The devices will help Sony compete against more powerful smartphones from rivals, such as the Samsung Galaxy Note II, the HTC Droid DNA, […]

Sony Odin Launching as Xperia X?


After it was revealed through leaks that the Sony Yuga will launch as the Xperia Z, it looks like another Sony phablet, the Odin, may be launching at CES as the Xperia X. It’s unclear what the differences between the Xperia X and Z will be as both devices boast commendable and very similar specs, […]

Sony Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Roll Out Plans Revealed


As promised, Sony has announced some more detailed timelines for its upcoming Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates to its 2012 Xperia smartphones and while the news is mostly good, there is unfortunately some news that some Xperia owners will not be pleased about. In a blog post, the company shared some new details in regards […]

New Sony Xperia Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Details Coming Soon


Sony appears to be gearing up to make some further Android 4.1 Jelly Bean announcements later on this month as the company has announced that it will be providing new details in regards to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates in the middle of December. The company took to Twitter to confirm the good news saying […]

Sony’s Next Flagship Phone Will Compete With iPhone 5 and Galaxy S III


Sony will soon debut a new flagship phone that it believes will better compete with the iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III according to a report from Xperia Blog. Sony executive Dennis van Schie¬†recently told the Financial Times Deutschland that Sony will “create in the near future a flagship model that can compete […]