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Sony Xperia XZ3 Review: Great with a few compromises

So we have spent a little more than a month with the Sony Xperia XZ3 and feel that we’ve experienced everything possible to formulate a review. So without further adieu, here’s the AndroidGuys review of the Xperia XZ3.

Read More: Sony Xperia XZ3 First Impressions

As we stated in our First Impressions, the Xperia XZ3 packs just about everything you would expect in 2018. However, there are a few surprising omissions which left us scratching our heads.

Spec  [Read More…]

Does the Sony WH1000XM3 support Siri?

Best answer: Using the touchpad on the side of the right ear cup, you can interact with Siri when the WH1000XM3 are connected to an iPhone, iPad, or Mac.

Amazon: Sony WH1000XM3 ($ 348)

Voice assistance on demand

One of the most useful features of Sony’s WH1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones is the touchpad surface on the right ear cup, which makes it quick and easy to perform various commands without cluttering the headphones with half a dozen  [Read More…]

Pick up a pair of Sony Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear Headphones for just $38

Listen here.

Amazon is offering these Sony Wireless In-Ear Headphones in black, white, red, or blue for just $ 38. That gets you $ 10 off the normal price, and brings these down to the lowest we’ve ever seen.

These in-ear headphones feature easy Bluetooth connectivity and up to 8 hours of battery life. The 9mm neodymium drivers provide good sound whilst the behind-the-neck wearing style will keep your hands free. These are also smartphone compatible so  [Read More…]

Does the Sony WH1000XM3 support Google Assistant?

Best answer: You can use Google Assistant on the WH1000XM3 to ask questions or control your music, along with reading back notifications as they come in.

Amazon: Sony WH1000XM3 ($ 348)

Google Assistant in your ears

Sony’s latest pair of over-the-ear headphones is already one of our favorites on the market, thanks to its great sound quality and unrivaled active noise-canceling, but it’s made even better with its tight integration with Google Assistant. Whether your phone  [Read More…]

Sony is skipping E3 2019

PlayStation has made a surprising announcement ahead of the biggest gaming show in the United States.

Sony decided to drop a bombshell today and announce that the company will not be attending E3 2019. This is the first time in the show’s nearly 25-year history that Sony will be absent.

“As the industry evolves, Sony Interactive Entertainment continues to look for inventive opportunities to engage the community,” the company told Game Informer in a statement. “PlayStation fans  [Read More…]

The Sony S100F 2.0-channel Bluetooth sound bar is just $98 right now

Bluetooth, USB, HDMI, you pick how to listen.

The Sony HT-S100F 2.0-channel Bluetooth sound bar with Bass Reflex Speaker is down to $ 98 on Amazon. That’s the lowest price ever on Amazon where it normally sells for around $ 128. You can also find this price at B&H, although some retailers like Focus Camera are still selling it for its regular $ 128 price.

The S100F has two channels, a built-in tweeter and a bass reflex  [Read More…]

Sony updates Sony Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia ZX1 line to Pie

Just in time for the holidays, Sony is service XZ series users a helping of pie!

Android Pie has been out for two months now, and Sony is finally serving up a slice of Pie to owners of the Sony Xperia XZ Premium and the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact. The update was originally announced for October 26; some late-stage bug-busting pushed the update back, but the update is rolling out now to the Xperia XZ Premium, XZ1 and  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ3 Tips and Tricks

When it comes to smartphones in 2018, there are a lot of different features offered by each device. Some of these are available on flagship Android devices, but there are others that are specific to the device.

The Sony Xperia XZ3 is no different, and now that we have had some time with the device, we wanted to share some of the best. This is not the “end-all-be-all” list of tips and tricks, but there are some that you may  [Read More…]

Sony WH1000XM3 vs. Sony WH1000XM2: Should you upgrade?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We love audio just as much as we love phones, and we test out as many headphones as we can to find the best options for you.

Sony WH1000XM3

Cancel noise expertly

$ 348 at Amazon

Pros QN1 processor vastly improves noise-canceling 32-bit audio processing Charges over USB-C Intuitive gesture controls Cons Bulkier than Bose QC35 Assistant replaces Ambient Sound onboard control [Read More…]

Are the Sony WH1000XM3 earpads replaceable?

Best answer: While you can remove and replace the earpads, Sony doesn’t offer replacement parts for the WH1000XM3. Until it does, we recommend filing a warranty exchange on your headphones instead.

Amazon: Sony WH1000XM3 ($ 348)

Why would I need to replace my earpads?

Bluetooth headphones are convenient because you can take them with you anywhere — whether it’s the coffee shop, the airport, or the train — and not have to worry about wires. The  [Read More…]