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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” […]

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 […]

Sony World Photography Awards pick a top 20 & open the voting in its inaugural Mobile Phone award

Sony World Photography Awards pick a top 20 & open the voting in its inaugural Mobile Phone award

Back in January the WPO announced that it was launching a brand new category for its 2015 Sony World Photography Awards, a category that we at Sony Mobile were quite excited about – a dedicated award for photography shot on a mobile phone. Well, after just four weeks and more than 10,200 entries a judging […]

Award winning photographer captures the Everyday Extraordinary in Barcelona

Award winning photographer captures the Everyday Extraordinary in Barcelona

You may remember back in August we sent award-winning WPO photographer Myriam Meloni to capture some of the scenes at Spain’s renowned food festival, La Tomatina. Well, seeing as we’re at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Myriam’s adopted hometown since she moved from Italy, we thought we’d catch up with her again to see how she’s […]

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. […]

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 […]

[UPDATE] Starting our Android 5.0, Lollipop rollout: Xperia Z3 & Xperia Z3 Compact

[UPDATE] Starting our Android 5.0, Lollipop rollout: Xperia Z3 & Xperia Z3 Compact

UPDATE: First scripts for Android 5.0; Lollipop are now rolling from today for Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet & Z3 Tablet Compact We’re starting our Android 5.0, Lollipop upgrade from today for Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact. You’ll see the upgrade hit first devices in the Nordics and Baltics, continuing to further markets, for more Xperia […]

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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Tough Mudder, Never Before Seen & our SmartEyeglass starts shipping to Developers

Tough Mudder, Never Before Seen & our SmartEyeglass starts shipping to Developers

Another busy week for us on the Sony Mobile team has been and gone, and as usual we wanted to update you on what we’ve been up to. Earlier this week we announced another exciting, if not slightly messy partnership with Tough Mudder. The collaboration sits Sony as the official device sponsor throughout the 2015 […]

ActionCam, FREEDOM and an Imperial Eagle team up to break the World Record

ActionCam, FREEDOM and an Imperial Eagle team up to break the World Record

This time last week we left you in the UAE city of Dubai as we geared up for the final instalment of FREEDOM’s Imperial Eagle and Action Cam challenge. Well, since we last saw them they’ve only gone and broken a world record! Darshan the Eagle was released from the top of the world’s tallest […]

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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 […]

Award winning photographer captures the Everyday Extraordinary in Barcelona

Award winning photographer captures the Everyday Extraordinary in Barcelona

You may remember back in August we sent award-winning WPO photographer Myriam Meloni to capture some of the scenes at Spain’s renowned food festival, La Tomatina. Well, seeing as we’re at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Myriam’s adopted hometown since she moved from Italy, we thought we’d catch up with her again to see how she’s […]

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 […]

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 / […]

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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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 / […]

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Sony World Photography Awards pick a top 20 & open the voting in its inaugural Mobile Phone award

Sony World Photography Awards pick a top 20 & open the voting in its inaugural Mobile Phone award

Back in January the WPO announced that it was launching a brand new category for its 2015 Sony World Photography Awards, a category that we at Sony Mobile were quite excited about – a dedicated award for photography shot on a mobile phone. Well, after just four weeks and more than 10,200 entries a judging […]

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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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