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Sony sets a new standard for the flagship smartphone experience with Xperia™ Z3 and Xperia™ Z3 Compact

Sony sets a new standard for the flagship smartphone experience with Xperia™ Z3 and Xperia™ Z3 Compact

3rd September 2014, IFA, Berlin – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”)today introduces its new Xperia™ Z series flagship smartphones – Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact. Whether it’s with a brilliant 5.2” flagship smartphone or the compact 4.6” form factor, both premium smartphones combine all of the details that make Xperia smartphones great – including […]

Sony introduces Xperia™ Z3 Tablet Compact – the world’s slimmest and lightest compact tablet

Sony introduces Xperia™ Z3 Tablet Compact – the world’s slimmest and lightest compact tablet

3rd September 2014, IFA, Berlin – Sony Mobile Communications(“Sony Mobile”)today introduces Xperia™ Z3 Tablet Compact – a tablet that re-defines lightness, re-invents entertainment and re-imagines power. The culmination of years of Sony engineering have resulted in a tablet where might isn’t held back by measurements.  The world’s slimmest and lightest waterproof compact tablet4, Xperia Z3 […]

Sony expands SmartWear Experience range with two new additions for Lifelog - SmartBand Talk and SmartWatch 3

Sony expands SmartWear Experience range with two new additions for Lifelog - SmartBand Talk and SmartWatch 3

3rd September 2014, IFA, Berlin – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”)– Sony Mobile today announced the addition of two new products to its SmartWear Experience range, Sony SmartBand Talk and SmartWatch 3. Both talk to the popular Lifelog, the accompanying app designed to help you understand more about the way to live and move, so […]

Android app of the month - Timehop

Android app of the month - Timehop

Originally founded back in 2010 by Benny Wong and Jonathan Wegener, both students at New York’s Columbia University, Timehop is designed to dial up the nostalgia factor letting you know what you were up to on this day; last year, and the year before that and the year before… you get the point. Over the past few […]

New Xperia Care services roll out globally

New Xperia Care services roll out globally

We’re always looking to improve our Xperia Care (customer) service, so here’s a little bit more about a few new recent additions & features… You might have spotted an updated version of our Xperia Care app in your smartphone which provides *direct* access to support within your device – and if you’ve registered with us, […]

Android app of the month - Jink

Android app of the month - Jink

For the second installment of our ‘App of the month’ series, we would like to introduce you to Jink. Jink is an easy location-sharing app with a twist. It combines simple location-sharing with messaging to make it easier for you to meet up with friends.  Jink has been designed to help you track down your […]

Adventurous fans across the world use Sony’s Xperia™ C3 to create their own #PROselfie

Adventurous fans across the world use Sony’s Xperia™ C3 to create their own #PROselfie

Over the past two weeks we’ve been challenging some of our more thrill-seeking fans from around the world to ‘test-drive’ the new Xperia C3 – the world’s best selfie smartphone1 – and capture some of their greatest #PROselfie moments. Armed with just their Xperia C3 and a Sony selfie stick, these snap-happy adventurers created a series of […]

SmartWatch 2 – 400 apps, new styles and *new* features

SmartWatch 2 – 400 apps, new styles and *new* features

We’d just like to bring you up to speed with some of the latest SmartWatch 2 developments… Last month we announced an exciting new addition to SmartWatch 2’s app portfolio – the world’s first wearable boarding pass with Vueling. So… we’ve now got around (just under) 400 dedicated SmartWatch apps… no doubt helped by the […]

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia M2 and Xperia M2 Dual

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia M2 and Xperia M2 Dual

The next Sony User Experience upgrade for Xperia M2 & Xperia M2 Dual starts right about now*… We’ve been working to build new Sony experiences on Google’s KitKat release to create some neat / sweet features (if we say so ourselves) – in addition to a few performance tweaks here & there, some of the […]

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual

The next Sony User Experience upgrade for Xperia E1 & Xperia E1 Dual starts right about now*… We’ve been working to build new Sony experiences on Google’s KitKat release to create some neat / sweet features (if we say so ourselves) – in addition to a few performance tweaks here & there, some of the […]

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia T2 Ultra

New Sony software upgrade, including Android 4.4; KitKat, rolls for Xperia T2 Ultra

The next Sony User Experience upgrade for Xperia T2 Ultra & Xperia T2 Ultra Dual starts right about now*… We’ve been working to build new Sony experiences on Google’s KitKat release to create some neat / sweet features (if we say so ourselves) – in addition to a few performance tweaks here & there, some […]

Michael Jackson's XSCAPE available now for select Sony customers through Xperia Lounge and Music Unlimited

Michael Jackson's XSCAPE available now for select Sony customers through Xperia Lounge and Music Unlimited

As of today, owners of select XperiaTM smartphones are able to download a copy of the King of Pop’s  hotly anticipated brand new album XSCAPE and stream it through Sony’s Music Unlimited1 service. Owners of the new Xperia Z2, M2 and Z2 Tablet just need to check the “What’s New” widget on the smartphone’s homescreen or […]

Meet “ONE STADIUM LIVE” - The ultimate 2014 FIFA World Cup™ social network

Meet “ONE STADIUM LIVE” - The ultimate 2014 FIFA World Cup™ social network

With only a month to go before the2014 FIFA World Cup™ kicks off it’s time to unveil the latest of our footballing initiatives ? ONE STADIUM LIVE. It’s a social network and second screen experience that brings football fans from across the world together in a way that no-one else can. ONE STADIUM LIVE uses some […]

New: Michael Jackson music & versions of Sony’s media apps, Maiko Ishida

New: Michael Jackson music & versions of Sony’s media apps, Maiko Ishida

Hi everyone – you might’ve noticed that this week, to celebrate the launch of Michael Jackson’s XSCAPE on Sony Entertainment Network on May 13th, we started streaming a selection of the new music exclusively for Music Unlimited subscribers.  This fresh, contemporized and previously unheard work is accessible through our WALKMAN app… so, now’s probably a […]

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 […]

Sony Mobile offers more choice, flexibility and innovation for truly great experiences

Sony Mobile offers more choice, flexibility and innovation for truly great experiences

3rd September 2014, IFA, Berlin – Sony Mobile Communications delivers on its commitment to deliver product and experiences that are bigger, better and bolder than ever, with innovations across its Xperia™ smartphone, tablet and SmartWear portfolio. “Sony is relentless in its pursuit of innovation and we believe that consumers shouldn’t settle for good experiences, but […]

Xperia™ M2 Aqua, the waterproof smartphone for everyone

Xperia™ M2 Aqua, the waterproof smartphone for everyone

19 August, 2014, London, UK – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces Xperia™ M2 Aqua, the first smartphone to bring Sony’s popular waterproof technology to a mid-range price-point. Featuring Sony’s signature OmniBalance design and a fantastic 8MP camera, Xperia M2 Aqua not only brings waterproof technology to a new tier of smartphones, it improves on […]

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Android app of the month - Timehop

Android app of the month - Timehop

Originally founded back in 2010 by Benny Wong and Jonathan Wegener, both students at New York’s Columbia University, Timehop is designed to dial up the nostalgia factor letting you know what you were up to on this day; last year, and the year before that and the year before… you get the point. Over the past few […]

New Sony tech at IFA 2014: The wrap up

New Sony tech at IFA 2014: The wrap up

It’s been a busy few days for the tech industry and amongst all the noise there may have been a few announcements you missed. Don’t worry though – at least from a Sony perspective, here’s a recap. Sony’s Life Space UX room at IFA showcased products designed to make our everyday lives simpler and easier […]

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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 […]

Launching the world’s first wearable boarding pass with Vueling

Launching the world’s first wearable boarding pass with Vueling

Some *more* exciting news this morning – we’re launching the world’s first wearable boarding pass with Vueling, via SmartWatch 2. It’s the first ever (yep, ever) “boarding pass” that you can wear… panic stricken at forgetting to print your boarding card? The ungraceful fumble through security juggling bags, items and devices? This new app will […]

Sony Mobile accelerates into 2014 and continues to deliver the “best of Sony”

Sony Mobile accelerates into 2014 and continues to deliver the “best of Sony”

24 February 2014, Mobile World Congress, Barcelona - Building on the successes of last year, Kunimasa Suzuki, President and CEO of Sony Mobile Communications forecasts 2014 to be transformational: bigger, bolder and better. “Entertainment is in Sony’s spirit. We believe there’s a distinct difference between having, and feeling experiences,” said Kunimasa Suzuki, President and CEO, […]

The new Xperia™ Z Ultra: The world’s slimmest and largest Full HD smartphone display*

The new Xperia™ Z Ultra: The world’s slimmest and largest Full HD smartphone display*

25th June 2013, Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces the next revolution in premium large-screen Android smartphone entertainment. The new Xperia Z Ultra is waterproof**, ultra-slim with a lightweight design so you can enjoy it anytime, anywhere.  It’s the first smartphone ever to incorporate a Full HD TRILUMINOS™ Display […]

Sony picks up a host of Red Dot Design Awards 2014

Sony picks up a host of Red Dot Design Awards 2014

Currently in their 61st year, the Red Dot Design Awards are one of the world’s largest and most renowned product design competitions. The awards celebrate the finest in product design from around the world, so it was with immense pride that we found out that both our XperiaTM Z Ultra Android smartphone and our QX lens-style […]

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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 […]

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New Xperia Care services roll out globally

New Xperia Care services roll out globally

We’re always looking to improve our Xperia Care (customer) service, so here’s a little bit more about a few new recent additions & features… You might have spotted an updated version of our Xperia Care app in your smartphone which provides *direct* access to support within your device – and if you’ve registered with us, […]

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Michael Jackson's XSCAPE available now for select Sony customers through Xperia Lounge and Music Unlimited

Michael Jackson's XSCAPE available now for select Sony customers through Xperia Lounge and Music Unlimited

As of today, owners of select XperiaTM smartphones are able to download a copy of the King of Pop’s  hotly anticipated brand new album XSCAPE and stream it through Sony’s Music Unlimited1 service. Owners of the new Xperia Z2, M2 and Z2 Tablet just need to check the “What’s New” widget on the smartphone’s homescreen or […]

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Sony Mobile teams up with Columbia University's Earth Institute and Millennium Villages Project, providing Xperia smartphones to health workers across sub-Saharan Africa

Sony Mobile teams up with Columbia University's Earth Institute and Millennium Villages Project, providing Xperia smartphones to health workers across sub-Saharan Africa

There are smartphones, and then there are smartphones that also make a difference. With the recent re-engagement in the Millennium Villages Project (MVP), Sony Mobile has become a mobile phone provider with their Xperia smartphones and is a key partner to the Millennium Villages Project (MVP), an initiative working to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the […]

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