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Tablet entertainment perfected with Sony’s new Xperia™ Z4 Tablet

Tablet entertainment perfected with Sony’s new Xperia™ Z4 Tablet

Barcelona, 2nd March 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today announced the world’s lightest and slimmest 10” tablet2 – Xperia™ Z4 Tablet. Delivering a best in class entertainment experience thanks to the world’s brightest 10.1 inch 2K display of the leading tablets1 and long battery life (up to 17 hours of video playback), the […]

Sony sets the new mid-range standard with Xperia™ M4 Aqua

Sony sets the new mid-range standard with Xperia™ M4 Aqua

Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 2nd March 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today refocused its mid-range device strategy with the introduction of Xperia™ M4 Aqua – a smartphone bringing Sony’s leadership in camera, design, battery and performance to an accessible price point. “Xperia M4 Aqua represents our renewed mid-range focus – with no compromises” […]

Sony Mobile paves the way for future innovation and invites customers to discover the extraordinary, everyday

Sony Mobile paves the way for future innovation and invites customers to discover the extraordinary, everyday

This morning, Sony Mobile opened up its booth at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, introducing the new Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia M4 Aqua, alongside a range of new experiences. If you missed it,you can check out the video below. Our new President & CEO, Hiroki Totoki, also took to the stage to share his […]

Your smartphones are already helping to cure breast cancer, now even more of you can help

Your smartphones are already helping to cure breast cancer, now even more of you can help

Back in January we introduced you to Folding@Home, a protein folding simulation programme set up by Dr Vijay Pande and his team at Stanford University. Initially launching in a beta version exclusively on select Xperia devices, Folding@Home set out to crowdsource processing power from people’s smartphones. The aim was to use lots (and we mean […]

Android App of the Month - Learnist

Android App of the Month - Learnist

The Internet is big, really big. So big, in fact, that the biggest challenge to those of us who enjoy expanding our horizons, can be knowing where to start. Luckily, there’s Learnist. Learnist is both a website and the subject of our latest installment in the app of the month series, and it allows you […]

Xperia Photo Academy part 4: Background Defocus

Xperia Photo Academy part 4: Background Defocus

After a few weeks respite, it’s time for another Xperia Photo Academy tutorial, this time ‘focusing’ (excuse the pun) on our native Xperia app, Background Defocus. Our first three tutorials were held by internationally renowned photographers J.N. Silva, Ben Thomas and Greg Funnell who each shared their expertise in low light, perspective and contrast photography. […]

Sony World Photography Awards launch new mobile phone award for 2015

Sony World Photography Awards launch new mobile phone award for 2015

For all you budding smartphone photographers there’s some big news today from the Sony World Photography Awards, in the form of a new awards category dedicated to mobile phone photography. If you want to enter, you have one month from today to submit your best image in response to this brief: You get out of […]

#XperiaPhotoAcademy – Part 3: Low Light Photography with Greg Funnell

#XperiaPhotoAcademy – Part 3: Low Light Photography with Greg Funnell

Yesterday we released the third instalment of pro photo tips from Xperia Photo Academy via our Xperia Facebook page. Our first two tutorials offered expertise in perfecting contrast photography, thanks to J.N. Silva, and manipulating perspective, with tips coming from Ben Thomas. This week, we’re looking at low-light tips and tricks from travel, lifestyle and […]

A day in the Lifelog - what the stats show.

A day in the Lifelog - what the stats show.

Ever since we launched the first of our new smart wearable devices (SmartBand SWR10) back in 2014 we’ve been using data to help us understand how people are using them. The data gives us fantastic insight into the features our customers like to use and what they might want to see brought into new / […]

SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 available from March

SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 available from March

Over the last few months our SmartEyeglass prototype has been one of the most talked about smart eyewear concepts – today the project takes a major step forward, as we announce both commercialisation and launch from March 2015. The SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 will give developers access to both the physical sample and official supporting […]

SmartWatch 3 stainless steel rolling out right about now

SmartWatch 3 stainless steel rolling out right about now

After a fevered first unveiling at CES last month, our new look stainless steel edition of SmartWatch 3 launches across the globe from this week. We designed SmartWatch 3 stainless steel with a sleek look and feel, paying homage to contemporary timepiece styling. It’s the latest edition of our popular wearable, specifically designed for Android […]

Android 5.0; Lollipop rolls for Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition

Android 5.0; Lollipop rolls for Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition

Android 5.0; Lollipop rolls from this week* for Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition devices… It’s Google’s latest, sweet software treat bringing some pretty cool features including; A fresh, more streamlined take on user interface; “Material Design” New look notifications and lock screen, so you only get the relevant info you need Faster slicker performance; […]

Crowd & Cloud gaming with LittleBigPlanet 3 & PS4 Remote Play

Crowd & Cloud gaming with LittleBigPlanet 3 & PS4 Remote Play

The “wisdom of crowds” says that the many are smarter than the few – but can they be better at gaming too? That’s what our French team set out to discover when they built a crowd (and cloud)-controlled robot that will play LittleBigPlanetTM 3 remotely… in every sense of the word. To celebrate the launch of […]

Discussing smartwear and the future of gaming with HandyGamers CEO, Christopher Kassulke

Discussing smartwear and the future of gaming with HandyGamers CEO, Christopher Kassulke

You may remember back in July we brought you news of an exciting integration between SmartWatch 2 and the game “Aces of Luftwaffe”. In one of the first real examples of wearable tech’s active integration with a mobile gaming experience, Aces of Luftwaffe allowed you to control a plane with the SmartWatch on your wrist. […]

Xperia™ E4g – the easy-to-use, speedy smartphone with Sony quality

Xperia™ E4g – the easy-to-use, speedy smartphone with Sony quality

London, 24th February 2015 – Earlier this month, Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) introduced Xperia™ E4; the affordable, easy-to-use smartphone with great battery life – in a quality Sony design. Now, Sony unveils the exciting Xperia™ E4g smartphone, offering the same ease-of-use and powerful battery performance – with fast 4G LTE connectivity. “Xperia E4 set […]

Unlock entertainment and endless fun with Sony’s new Xperia™ E4

Unlock entertainment and endless fun with Sony’s new Xperia™ E4

London, 10th February 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces its new Xperia™ E4 smartphone, offering ease-of-use, big screen entertainment and powerful battery performance in a high-quality yet affordable design. “With Xperia E4, we wanted to offer people some of the premium Sony features they have come to expect – with unparalleled ease […]

No let up for Sony in wearables, with new SmartWear products, styles and partnerships announced at CES 2015

No let up for Sony in wearables, with new SmartWear products, styles and partnerships announced at CES 2015

5th January 2015, CES, Las Vegas - Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) - At CES 2015 Sony introduced new products, partners and experiences to its evolving SmartWear range – a sleek stainless steel edition of SmartWatch 3, new Lifelog collaborations, and concept wearable devices, including a multi-sensor, waterproof headset prototype, from Sony Corporation, designed for […]

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A day in the Lifelog - what the stats show.

A day in the Lifelog - what the stats show.

Ever since we launched the first of our new smart wearable devices (SmartBand SWR10) back in 2014 we’ve been using data to help us understand how people are using them. The data gives us fantastic insight into the features our customers like to use and what they might want to see brought into new / […]

Come Fly with Sony – Virgin Atlantic trial Sony’s SmartWear

Come Fly with Sony – Virgin Atlantic trial Sony’s SmartWear

You may have seen that earlier this morning an exciting new partnership was announced with Virgin Atlantic. Sony’s SmartWear devices, including our SmartWatch 3 and SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 will be working with Virgin Atlantic’s plane engineers over the next couple of months to test how wearable tech can help businesses literally take off the […]

Sony Mobile at #MWC2015

Sony Mobile at #MWC2015

If you’re keen to know the latest from Sony Mobile at this year’s MWC show this is the place for you. We’ll be live reporting through out the week and sharing our favourite stories, reviews, tweets and pics below…

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While you sleep, your phone could be curing Alzheimer’s disease

While you sleep, your phone could be curing Alzheimer’s disease

Pretty much everything in biology comes down to proteins. They’re the building blocks for our bones, skin and blood vessels, the antibodies that keep us safe from disease and the signals that let us sense what’s around us. These tiny necklaces of amino acids can end up doing almost anything, and they achieve this mind-blowing […]

Introducing Xperia™ E3: The fun and fast smartphone that brings you flagship experiences without the price tag

Introducing Xperia™ E3: The fun and fast smartphone that brings you flagship experiences without the price tag

IFA, Berlin, 3rd September 2014– Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today presents Sony’s Xperia™ E3. Xperia E3 provides unmatched entertainment with fun features including creative camera apps. Its ultra-fast performance and 4G connection also allows consumers to experience all its features in full throttle. With a quality flagship design body to complement, Xperia E3 is […]

Unlock entertainment and endless fun with Sony’s new Xperia™ E4

Unlock entertainment and endless fun with Sony’s new Xperia™ E4

London, 10th February 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces its new Xperia™ E4 smartphone, offering ease-of-use, big screen entertainment and powerful battery performance in a high-quality yet affordable design. “With Xperia E4, we wanted to offer people some of the premium Sony features they have come to expect – with unparalleled ease […]

Sony boosts “selfie” trend with the launch of Xperia™ C3 – the world’s best selfie smartphone

Sony boosts “selfie” trend with the launch of Xperia™ C3 – the world’s best selfie smartphone

8th July 2014, London, UK – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces Xperia™ C3, the ultimate new smartphone for selfies and social sharing thanks to Sony’s leading digital imaging technology and interactive camera apps. “Xperia C3 is a unique new smartphone from Sony, created to offer the ultimate social sharing experience with a new […]

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Xperia™ E4g – the easy-to-use, speedy smartphone with Sony quality

Xperia™ E4g – the easy-to-use, speedy smartphone with Sony quality

London, 24th February 2015 – Earlier this month, Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) introduced Xperia™ E4; the affordable, easy-to-use smartphone with great battery life – in a quality Sony design. Now, Sony unveils the exciting Xperia™ E4g smartphone, offering the same ease-of-use and powerful battery performance – with fast 4G LTE connectivity. “Xperia E4 set […]

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SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 available from March

SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 available from March

Over the last few months our SmartEyeglass prototype has been one of the most talked about smart eyewear concepts – today the project takes a major step forward, as we announce both commercialisation and launch from March 2015. The SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 will give developers access to both the physical sample and official supporting […]

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Xperia Photo Academy part 4: Background Defocus

Xperia Photo Academy part 4: Background Defocus

After a few weeks respite, it’s time for another Xperia Photo Academy tutorial, this time ‘focusing’ (excuse the pun) on our native Xperia app, Background Defocus. Our first three tutorials were held by internationally renowned photographers J.N. Silva, Ben Thomas and Greg Funnell who each shared their expertise in low light, perspective and contrast photography. […]

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Your smartphones are already helping to cure breast cancer, now even more of you can help

Your smartphones are already helping to cure breast cancer, now even more of you can help

Back in January we introduced you to Folding@Home, a protein folding simulation programme set up by Dr Vijay Pande and his team at Stanford University. Initially launching in a beta version exclusively on select Xperia devices, Folding@Home set out to crowdsource processing power from people’s smartphones. The aim was to use lots (and we mean […]

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