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Sony’s first flagship, Xperia™ XZ  and premium Xperia™ X Compact  with triple image sensing technology

Sony’s first flagship, Xperia™ XZ and premium Xperia™ X Compact with triple image sensing technology

IFA, Berlin, 1st September 2016 – Sony Mobile today announced two incredible additions to its new X series smartphones. Continuing the vision set out at MWC in February, the flagship Xperia XZ and premium Xperia X Compact offer an even more intelligent, personalised experience. “With Xperia we want to assist you when and where it matters […]

Retro PlayStation One Theme Now Available For Sony Xperia

Retro PlayStation One Theme Now Available For Sony Xperia

We’ve got an early Christmas present for Xperia Lounge users here; download an Xperia theme inspired by the original PlayStation® console for free (its normally £1.49). Despite launching over two decades ago the PlayStation remains as iconic as ever. This theme includes the circle, square, triangle, and cross icons as well as a throwback to the […]

Meeting the Marvel Contest of Champions team

Meeting the Marvel Contest of Champions team

This month sees the launch of exclusive bonus content for Xperia users within the Marvel Contest of Champions game for Android (we are approaching the holiday season after all)… So, we caught up with the team behind the game to talk all things Marvel and Android gaming. What is Marvel Contest of Champions, where has it […]

Inside Innovators: DICE

Inside Innovators: DICE

Welcome to the first of our Inside Innovators series. We’ll be scouring the globe to take you behind the scenes of the people, places, and businesses that are developing tech to change your life (or at least make it a bit easier). First on our hit list is DICE, a UK-based gig ticketing app that […]

Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Last week we launched our latest campaign championing Xperia XZ‘s unique ability to capture life’s split-second, spontaneous moments in beautiful detail… We’ve been celebrating fast movers, shakers, talkers, walkers – and invited you to get involved by sharing your speedy talents with us on Twitter and Instagram, to be in with a chance of winning […]

5 of the Most Photographed Cities in the World: INFOGRAPHIC

5 of the Most Photographed Cities in the World: INFOGRAPHIC

Each new photo offers a fresh perspective. No matter how many photo’s we take of cities around the world no two are exactly the same. We took a look at five of the most photographed cities in the world (from the worlds top 20 most photographed cities according to Sitesmap) and how you can make […]

Infographic: Social Pet-Working

Infographic: Social Pet-Working

It seems that ‘petfies’ are the new ‘selfies’, as research released today, reveals that almost one quarter (23%) of pet owners surveyed in Europe, admit that their pet has its own social media account. The survey revealed a whole host of interesting stats so we put together the infographic below for you to peruse at […]

Meet The Makers: Yusuke Otani, Xperia Ear Designer

Meet The Makers: Yusuke Otani, Xperia Ear Designer

When you first get to try Xperia Ear, it is likely you’ll notice a few things. First off, it knows when it is in your ear. Pretty clever. More than that though, it is much more comfortable than you’d expect. Realising this you’ll probably start shaking you head, and jumping up and down to see […]

Xperia Ear available in-store from this week

Xperia Ear available in-store from this week

Consider yourself reminded that Xperia Ear – Sony Mobile’s intelligent personal assistant – is going to be landing in stores across the world from this week. First unveiled back at MWC in February, Xperia Ear is a whole new way to get the info you need, when you need it, all via an oh-so-small and […]

Capturing nature within the cracks of concrete with Xperia™ Z5

Capturing nature within the cracks of concrete with Xperia™ Z5

Philip Braude is an urban nature photographer having previously won the urban categories for both National Geographic Traveller Magazine and the British Wildlife Photography Awards. He regularly provides free images for the London Wildlife Trust to help engage people in inner-city nature. My aim with photography is to show the natural world bursting through the […]

Sony's Concept for Android launches for Xperia X

Sony's Concept for Android launches for Xperia X

Our alternative concept software is now available for Xperia X users in Europe. “Sony’s Concept for Android” launched last summer as a crowdsourcing program to explore new ideas in software innovation and experiences, whilst maintaining a close dialogue with the passionate Xperia community.  It’s established a more open development workflow, where we use customer feedback […]

Sony Xperia and Android 7.0, Nougat [Update]

Sony Xperia and Android 7.0, Nougat [Update]

As you’ve probably seen Google unveil Android version 7.0, Nougat we’ve seen lots of questions on our upgrade roadmap and plans – so, here goes… We will make Android 7.0, Nougat available for: Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia X, Xperia XA, Xperia XA Ultra, Xperia X Performance – […]

Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Last week we launched our latest campaign championing Xperia XZ‘s unique ability to capture life’s split-second, spontaneous moments in beautiful detail… We’ve been celebrating fast movers, shakers, talkers, walkers – and invited you to get involved by sharing your speedy talents with us on Twitter and Instagram, to be in with a chance of winning […]

Sony’s intelligent personal assistant Xperia Ear now available to pre-order

Sony’s intelligent personal assistant Xperia Ear now available to pre-order

London, 17th October 2016 – Sony Mobile Communications today announced that Xperia Ear is available to pre-order, exclusively at the Xperia Store online1. Xperia Ear is a smart product from Sony Mobile – an in-ear personal assistant to help you communicate and get things done via conversational voice interaction and simple head gestures. It’s designed […]

Get your hands on the best of Sony  with Xperia™ XZ in-store NOW

Get your hands on the best of Sony with Xperia™ XZ in-store NOW

We’ve crammed the best of Sony into our latest flagship, the new Xperia XZ brings you a superior camera, superb audio quality with Hi-res audio, handy headphone jack and stereo speakers, water resistance and a smart design that feels comfortable in your hand with an intuitive fingerprint sensor on the power button for super easy unlocking. […]

Xperia Goes Wild - Sony Mobile Partners with European Conservation Parks to Showcase Xperia X's New Camera Functions

Xperia Goes Wild - Sony Mobile Partners with European Conservation Parks to Showcase Xperia X's New Camera Functions

JULY 2016 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) has launched a partnership with Port Lympne Reserve (Kent, UK) and Parque de Cabárceno (Cantabria, Spain) conservation parks to showcase the camera functions of its new Xperia X smartphone. Sony Mobile tasked the parks’ rangers to capture photography of some of their incredible wildlife in motion. With […]

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Retro PlayStation One Theme Now Available For Sony Xperia

Retro PlayStation One Theme Now Available For Sony Xperia

We’ve got an early Christmas present for Xperia Lounge users here; download an Xperia theme inspired by the original PlayStation® console for free (its normally £1.49). Despite launching over two decades ago the PlayStation remains as iconic as ever. This theme includes the circle, square, triangle, and cross icons as well as a throwback to the […]

Meeting the Marvel Contest of Champions team

Meeting the Marvel Contest of Champions team

This month sees the launch of exclusive bonus content for Xperia users within the Marvel Contest of Champions game for Android (we are approaching the holiday season after all)… So, we caught up with the team behind the game to talk all things Marvel and Android gaming. What is Marvel Contest of Champions, where has it […]

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Support refugees around the world with our latest Xperia Theme

Support refugees around the world with our latest Xperia Theme

Everyone is no-doubt aware that more than 500,000 refugees have been forced to flee war-torn conflict zones to seek safety in Europe. To support UNHCR, we’re launching a new Xperia theme that uses graphics and visualisations to highlight the importance of individual acts of kindness and generosity to those in need, at the same time offering […]

Sony introduces premium addition to the Xperia™ Z3 series with new Xperia™ Z3+

Sony introduces premium addition to the Xperia™ Z3 series with new Xperia™ Z3+

London, 26th May 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today introduces a premium addition to the Xperia™ Z3 series flagship smartphones with Xperia Z3+, a slim, sleek and stylish high-performing premium smartphone. Xperia Z3+ helps you get the best pictures with Sony’s superior camera technology that is now packed into both the main and […]

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Sony unveils next-generation smartphone camera with Xperia™ Z5 and Xperia™ Z5 Compact, and the world’s first 4K¹ smartphone² Xperia™ Z5 Premium

Berlin, IFA, 2nd September 2015 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled its next-generation Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact, and the world’s first 4K smartphone Xperia Z5 Premium – each engineered to make everyday experiences better. “Smartphones are part of people’s lives” said Hiroki Totoki, President and CEO at Sony Mobile Communications. ”Since […]

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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Sony’s intelligent personal assistant Xperia Ear now available to pre-order

Sony’s intelligent personal assistant Xperia Ear now available to pre-order

London, 17th October 2016 – Sony Mobile Communications today announced that Xperia Ear is available to pre-order, exclusively at the Xperia Store online1. Xperia Ear is a smart product from Sony Mobile – an in-ear personal assistant to help you communicate and get things done via conversational voice interaction and simple head gestures. It’s designed […]

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Meet The Makers: Yusuke Otani, Xperia Ear Designer

Meet The Makers: Yusuke Otani, Xperia Ear Designer

When you first get to try Xperia Ear, it is likely you’ll notice a few things. First off, it knows when it is in your ear. Pretty clever. More than that though, it is much more comfortable than you’d expect. Realising this you’ll probably start shaking you head, and jumping up and down to see […]

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Inside Innovators: DICE

Inside Innovators: DICE

Welcome to the first of our Inside Innovators series. We’ll be scouring the globe to take you behind the scenes of the people, places, and businesses that are developing tech to change your life (or at least make it a bit easier). First on our hit list is DICE, a UK-based gig ticketing app that […]

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Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Capture the #WowofNow - our story so far...

Last week we launched our latest campaign championing Xperia XZ‘s unique ability to capture life’s split-second, spontaneous moments in beautiful detail… We’ve been celebrating fast movers, shakers, talkers, walkers – and invited you to get involved by sharing your speedy talents with us on Twitter and Instagram, to be in with a chance of winning […]

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Support refugees around the world with our latest Xperia Theme

Support refugees around the world with our latest Xperia Theme

Everyone is no-doubt aware that more than 500,000 refugees have been forced to flee war-torn conflict zones to seek safety in Europe. To support UNHCR, we’re launching a new Xperia theme that uses graphics and visualisations to highlight the importance of individual acts of kindness and generosity to those in need, at the same time offering […]

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