Advantage Xperia 1! How to serve an ace with your smartphone photography and videography

Finding it tough to serve up top portrait pictures and slow-motion videography on your smartphone? It’s something that lots of devices struggle with, especially when the subject is moving around at pace and not standing in the same spot, or you’re trying to capture someone who isn’t posing directly in front of you. Luckily for you, Sony’s latest flagship smartphone, Xperia 1 and its epic triple camera set-up come equipped with professional-grade technologies, including the world’s first Eye Autofocus (AF) in a smartphone.* To put Xperia 1 through its paces, we took to the tennis court ahead of this year’s ... Read more

Rave while you bathe: Xperia 1 powers the world’s first Shower Rave at Benicàssim

Festivals can be a magical place, albeit a little dusty or muddy depending on the weather. Most of us want to freshen up after dancing around to our favourite bands all day – but realistically, who wants to waste precious party time when you’ve spent all that money on a ticket? Luckily, revellers at Benicàssim this weekend got the best of both worlds thanks to Xperia 1 and Sony’s XB32 speaker! After loading the newly released Xperia 1 smartphones with all the best songs for singing in the shower, Sony hosted the world’s first shower rave in the festival’s open-air ... Read more

Watts up! We took Xperia 1 to capture bright neon lights with Cinema Pro “powered by CineAlta”

If you’re looking for a smartphone that offers unprecedented variety in the type of video and still shots you can capture, then Xperia 1 is the device for you. Sony’s latest flagship – which has been getting glowing reviews – comes with an enviable triple camera set-up packed with Sony Alpha technologies and a host of built-in features to make the content you capture stand out from the crowd. Xperia 1 handles low-light situations impeccably well with bright aperture and large pixel pitch, while the main camera’s 16mm, 26mm and 52mm lenses help you choose three very different shots from ... Read more

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Sony’s new flagship Xperia 1 smartphone available to pre-order in Europe from today

Xperia 1, Sony’s latest flagship smartphone, packs a professional display and cinematography technologies into a beautiful, sleek smartphone powerhouse. With features such as the world’s first 4K OLED display in a smartphone[i] with 21:9 CinemaWide™ display (6.5”) and the world’s first Eye AF in a smartphone[ii] with a triple lens camera and up to 10 fps burst shooting with AF/AE tracking for precision focus and exposure. Sony’s Xperia 1 is available to pre-order from today across Europe from Xperia store online, retail outlets and local operators. Xperia 1 delivers a cinema aspect ratio and accurate colour reproduction, for a viewing ... Read more

Sony redefines its smartphone vision with the new flagship Xperia 1 for creative entertainment experiences with unprecedented professional-grade technologies

Barcelona, 25th February 2019 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) redefines its smartphone vision with the latest flagship Xperia 1 bringing  Sony’s proven professional display and cinematography technologies packed into a beautiful, sleek smartphone powerhouse. “We have established a new vision for our Xperia™ brand to bring our customers experiences beyond imagination,” said Mitsuya Kishida, President, Sony Mobile Communications. “We are continuing to push the boundaries in pursuit of innovation and our new Xperia delivers genuine technologies with a multitude of professional-grade features for creative entertainment experiences that are only possible with Sony.” Experience an unrivalled 21:9 CinemaWide 4K HDR ... Read more

Sony’s new Xperia 10 and 10 Plus brings 21:9 Wide display to the super mid-range line

MWC, Barcelona, 25th February 2019, Sony today announced Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus – bringing the 21:9 ratio experience to the super mid-range. “Our super mid-range line introduces our premium Sony innovations in our most accessible way possible.” said Mitsuya Kishida, President at Sony Mobile Communications. “Our new 21:9 Wide display offers edge-to-edge entertainment in a sleek and slender hand-fit design.” 21:9 Wide Full HD+ display for entertainment and productivity Xperia 10 and 10 Plus feature a sleek borderless design with 21:9 Wide Full HD+ display, ideal for both entertainment and productivity. Sony’s intuitive 21:9 multi-window UI together with ... Read more

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Advantage Xperia 1! How to serve an ace with your smartphone photography and videography

Finding it tough to serve up top portrait pictures and slow-motion videography on your smartphone? It’s something that lots of devices struggle with, especially when the subject is moving around at pace and not standing in the same spot, or you’re trying to capture someone who isn’t posing directly in front of you. Luckily for you, Sony’s latest flagship smartphone, Xperia 1 and its epic triple camera set-up come equipped with professional-grade technologies, including the world’s first Eye Autofocus (AF) in a smartphone.* To put Xperia 1 through its paces, we took to the tennis court ahead of this year’s ... Read more

Rave while you bathe: Xperia 1 powers the world’s first Shower Rave at Benicàssim

Festivals can be a magical place, albeit a little dusty or muddy depending on the weather. Most of us want to freshen up after dancing around to our favourite bands all day – but realistically, who wants to waste precious party time when you’ve spent all that money on a ticket? Luckily, revellers at Benicàssim this weekend got the best of both worlds thanks to Xperia 1 and Sony’s XB32 speaker! After loading the newly released Xperia 1 smartphones with all the best songs for singing in the shower, Sony hosted the world’s first shower rave in the festival’s open-air ... Read more

Watts up! We took Xperia 1 to capture bright neon lights with Cinema Pro “powered by CineAlta”

If you’re looking for a smartphone that offers unprecedented variety in the type of video and still shots you can capture, then Xperia 1 is the device for you. Sony’s latest flagship – which has been getting glowing reviews – comes with an enviable triple camera set-up packed with Sony Alpha technologies and a host of built-in features to make the content you capture stand out from the crowd. Xperia 1 handles low-light situations impeccably well with bright aperture and large pixel pitch, while the main camera’s 16mm, 26mm and 52mm lenses help you choose three very different shots from ... Read more

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