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Sony MDR-1A over-ear headphones review: Classy on the outside, fun on the inside

Usually when big-name electronics manufacturers get into audio, they do so casually. Their headphones are more targeted towards the average consumer, with decent quality and a reachable price. Sony is different, though. It’s audio gear can dive well into “audiophile” territory, and the brand is highly regarded among those passionate about audio quality. Take the NW-ZX2

Sony Xperia X, Xperia XA now up for registration in India

We don’t have availability details for Sony’s Xperia X or Xperia XA in India, but the vendor has opened up registrations for both phones.

The Xperia X offers a 5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 650 SoC, 3GB of RAM, 32GB storage, microSD slot, 23MP camera with Exmor RS sensor, 13MP front shooter (also with an Exmor RS sensor), LTE Category 6, microUSB, and a 2620mAh battery.

The XA is aimed at the mid-range segment, featuring a  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XA Ultra hands-on

Six inches of Sony, and MediaTek — along with some serious camera action — could be the start of another big thing for the Japanese manufacturer’s reboot of the Xperia line.

After unveiling the next chapter of its mobile story at Mobile World Congress in the form of the Xperia X series, Sony has today added another member to its Xperia family. The Xperia XA Ultra takes the basis of the XA and upscales it to an  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XA Ultra specs

After releasing the Xperia X, XA and X Performance at MWC 2016, Sony followed up the three mid-rangers with a larger variant, the XA Ultra, packing a huge display and big boost in front-facing camera specs. Outside of the larger screen and improved camera things are basically the same internally as the standard Xperia XA, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing when it comes to mid-range devices. You can check out all of the specs for the  [Read More…]

Sony launches Xperia XA Ultra with 16MP front camera, 6-inch display

Sony is building on the launch of three mid-range Xperia X series phones at MWC with a new model, the Xperia XA Ultra. As the name would lead you to believe, this is a big phone, with a 6-inch display that is dramatically larger than the 5-inch display of the standard XA though it retains the same looks as its smaller sibling.

That 6-inch display is still just 1920×1080 resolution, which  [Read More…]

You can now pre-order the Sony Xperia X at Mobiles UK

Mobiles UK has the Sony Xperia X ready for pre-order on contracts costing £32 per month with Vodafone. If you don’t mind paying £25 upfront, O2 contracts are available from £28 per month, but you’ll only be able to enjoy 1GB of data compared to the 3GB with Vodafone.

Specifications include a 5-inch full HD display, Snapdragon 650 processor, 23MP main shooter, 32GB of internal storage, 3GB RAM, and a 2620mAh battery. Hit the link below  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia Z5 review: A sleek and snappy flagship

Over the past few weeks, I have been using the Sony Xperia Z5 as my daily driver. Has Sony’s latest flagship overcome the problems that many users faced with the previous Z3+? Read on to find out! Design When it comes to the design of the Xperia Z5, sleek and minimal are the first adjectives

Sony records huge net profit in 2015 even as mobile sales decline

Sony has announced its earnings for the financial year 2015, and the vendor has recorded its largest increase in profit since 2007. Net profit increased by 666.7% to ¥304.5 billion ($ 2.7 billion), and operating profit shot up 329% to ¥294.2 billion ($ 2.6 billion). The spurt in profits is due to continued demand for the PlayStation 4, with the games division witnessing an 84.3% increase in operating income to ¥88.7 billion ($ 785 million) and a 11% increase in  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact review: The flagship for small phone lovers

I’m not a small phone lover but I have always loved Sony’s Compact smartphone line. It’s just because of the point of it. Sony is the only manufacturer who offers a “mini” variant with uncompromised specs (for the most part). The Xperia Z line is fading to make way for Sony’s new Xperia X initiative,

Sony Xperia Z3 now has Android N Developer Preview support

Good news! If you’re an owner of the Sony Xperia Z3 you can now try out the Android N Developer Preview. There are 2 variants of Xperia Z3 that can be flashed with Android N Developer Preview, D6603 and D6653. Here’s how to get started: Connect your compatible Z3 device to a computer with a