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Sony Ericsson reports second quarter 2011 results

Sony Ericsson reports second quarter 2011 results

Highlights: Supply chain constraints from the Japan earthquake significantly impact Q2 results Smartphones account for more than 70 percent of total sales Android-based Xperia™ volume up 150 percent year-on-year The consolidated financial summary for Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB (Sony Ericsson) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 is as follows:

Sony Mobile unveils Xperia miro and Xperia tipo – stylish, fun and easy to use smartphones

Sony Mobile unveils Xperia miro and Xperia tipo – stylish, fun and easy to use smartphones

Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today announced two new Xperia™ smartphones, Xperia miro and Xperia tipo. Xperia miro is a slim and stylish smartphone available in a fun range of colours with deep integration of Facebook™ throughout contacts, photo gallery and the music player, plus Sony’s xLOUD™ audio technology for crisp and loud sound. Xperia […]

Introducing Xperia go and Xperia acro S – two new stylish, durable and water resistant smartphones from Sony

Introducing Xperia go and Xperia acro S – two new stylish, durable and water resistant smartphones from Sony

Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today announced two new Xperia™ smartphones for consumers looking for premium specifications and beautiful design with extra durability and water resistance. Xperia go and Xperia acro S have scratch resistant mineral glass displays and meet industry standard IP ratings1 (International Protection) for protection against dust and water immersion.

Sony Mobile Communications announces new Head of Sales and Marketing

Sony Mobile Communications announces new Head of Sales and Marketing

London, UK – Sony Mobile Communications (Sony Mobile) today announced that Dennis van Schie has been appointed Corporate Vice President, Head of Sales and Marketing, reporting to President and CEO Kunimasa Suzuki. Dennis van Schie has more than 10 years of experience working for Sony Mobile (formerly Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications), most recently as Corporate […]

Sony Mobile Communications unveils Xperia GX and Xperia SX – the first Sony LTE smartphones for the Japanese market

Sony Mobile Communications unveils Xperia GX and Xperia SX – the first Sony LTE smartphones for the Japanese market

Powerful performance and ultra-fast network speed combined with easy connectivity and premium entertainment experiences Xperia GX features a 4.6” HD screen and 13MP camera for ultra real viewing experiences Xperia SX is the world’s lightest LTE smartphone weighing only 95 grams London, United Kingdom – Sony Mobile Communications today announced two new Xperia™ Android smartphones […]

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’ […]