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Sony Mobile Communications Announces New Leadership<br /> Kunimasa Suzuki named new President and CEO and Bert Nordberg to become Chairman of the Board

Sony Mobile Communications Announces New Leadership
Kunimasa Suzuki named new President and CEO and Bert Nordberg to become Chairman of the Board

LONDON, UK – Sony Mobile Communications today announced that Kunimasa Suzuki has been named President and CEO of Sony Mobile Communications, effective 16 May 2012, and Bert Nordberg, currently President and CEO, will step down from the leadership of the company. Bert Nordberg will become Chairman of Sony Mobile Communications’ board. As announced by Sony […]

The Sony Open for Tennis Arrives in Miami.<br /> <em>Sony Mobile Communications renames the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament</em>

The Sony Open for Tennis Arrives in Miami.
Sony Mobile Communications renames the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament

Miami, Fla.,– Sony Mobile Communications today announced it is changing the name of the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami to Sony Open (Tennis), starting in 2013. The name reflects the company’s new brand and name after Sony Ericsson became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony in February of this year. “The Sony Open tennis tournament enables […]

Sony brand launches in smartphone market with global advertising campaign

Sony brand launches in smartphone market with global advertising campaign

London – This week sees the launch of a global advertising campaign to introduce consumers to the first Xperia smartphones from Sony. The expansive brand advertising campaign from Sony Mobile Communications marks Sony’s return to the smartphone market and emphasizes Sony’s connected entertainment experiences brought to life by Xperia smartphones. The campaign – ‘Made of Imagination’ […]

Xperia sola from Sony – the smartphone with a sense of magic

Xperia sola from Sony – the smartphone with a sense of magic

Sony Mobile Communications today announced Xperia™ sola1 as the latest addition to its portfolio of Android powered Xperia smartphones. Complete with Sony technology, premium entertainment and innovative floating touchTM navigation, the NFC enabled Xperia sola comes equipped with Xperia SmartTags, allowing consumers to change their smartphone’s settings and applications to fit their lifestyle in an […]

The Sony smartphone Xperia S arrives in stores

The Sony smartphone Xperia S arrives in stores

Barcelona, Spain.  Spanish consumers are the first to get their hands on the new Sony smartphone Xperia™ S. To coincide with Mobile World Congress, Sony Mobile Communications has made Xperia S exclusively available at the Sony Store in Barcelona this morning. The award-winning handset, which was first introduced at CES in Las Vegas in January […]

Sony Mobile Communications showcases connected entertainment experiences at Mobile World Congress

Sony Mobile Communications showcases connected entertainment experiences at Mobile World Congress

New Xperia Smartphones from Sony unveiled – Xperia P and Xperia U Mobile World Congress, Barcelona – Now part of Sony Corporation, Sony Mobile Communications will showcase its connected entertainment experiences to operators and consumers – in its first appearance at the world’s largest mobile industry gathering, Mobile World Congress. Attendees of the show will […]

Sony Mobile Communications introduces Xperia P and Xperia U - smartphones for connected entertainment experiences

Sony Mobile Communications introduces Xperia P and Xperia U - smartphones for connected entertainment experiences

Sony Mobile Communications today unveiled the latest additions to its Xperia™ NXT series – next generation smartphones from Sony, the new Xperia P and Xperia U. In addition, Xperia S, the ultimate HD smartphone, is now shipping to markets across the globe, with first sales in the Sony Style store in Barcelona during Mobile World […]

Sony Completes Full Acquisition of Sony Ericsson

Sony Completes Full Acquisition of Sony Ericsson

Sony to Rename the Company Sony Mobile Communications and Accelerate Business Integration Tokyo, Japan – Sony Corporation (“Sony”) today announced that the transaction to acquire Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson’s (“Ericsson”) 50% stake in Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB (“Sony Ericsson”) has been completed as of February 15, 2012 (Central European time). This marks the completion of […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Smartphones Receive Four iF Design Awards

Sony Ericsson Xperia Smartphones Receive Four iF Design Awards

Xperia active, Xperia ray, Xperia mini pro and Mix Walkman recognized for innovative design and high-end functionality The Xperia active smartphone receives highest level gold award   London, UK – Sony Ericsson today announced it has received four 2012 iF product design awards in the telecommunications category.  Xperia™ active received the highest level of recognition, […]