Press releases

Sony unveils new selfie smartphones: Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra

Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra – the latest additions to its popular super mid-range line, with Sony camera technology, elegant designs and powerful performance. “Our super mid-range product strategy started out as an exciting new idea based on bringing bold technologies to this section of the market …

Invisibility cloaks, shoes that let you fly, and talking to pets: Children predict tech innovations for the next 20 years

Flying shoes may be just around the corner, as research released today by Sony Mobile reveals that 62% of children expect these by 2037, and 22% predicting that they could become a reality in just five years. The research, conducted for Sony Mobile’s Xperia Touch projector, explores the vivid imagination of 6-12 year olds globally, …

Xperia and BAFTA award-winning director, Mateo Willis, join forces to capture a World of Wow

Emmy and BAFTA award-winning cinematographer, Mateo Willis – responsible for some of modern television’s most gripping wildlife sequences in Blue Planet II, Planet Earth II and Frozen Planet – has worked with film-makers from around the world to create a crowd-sourced film captured entirely on Xperia smartphones. 40 independent content creators from across the globe were recruited by Sony …

Xperia XZ Premium available now in red – ‘Rosso’

If you want a splash of colour to spice up your life then you’re in luck, our award winning Xperia XZ Premium will be available in opulent red, chicly named ‘Rosso’ – and you only need to wait a week to get your hands on it. Grabbing headlines since its launch earlier this year, XZ …

Bringing the power of Sony to two stunning new Xperia™ smartphones, introducing Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact

IFA, 31st August 2017 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today announced two additions to its flagship family, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact. Incorporating the latest Motion Eye™ camera for capturing detail beyond human eye capability, new ground-breaking technology for mobile with 3D scanning, class-leading display technologies for beautiful on-screen images including HDR display …

World’s most photographed landmarks revealed; but we’re starting to tire of identical Instagrams

New pan-global* research released today by Sony Mobile has revealed the top 30 most photographed landmarks worldwide – a list topped by The Eiffel Tower and including Alhambra, The Colosseum, The Burj Khalifa and Big Ben. The #XperiaNewPerspectives research revealed that more than half of the Top 30 landmarks are shot from the same three …

Sony Mobile delivers its innovation promise at Mobile World Congress 2017

Barcelona, 27th February 2017, Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today re-affirmed its position as a leading communications innovator and visionary, by unveiling product experiences that break new ground in consumer technology. “Xperia Touch is a revolutionary interface” said Hiroki Totoki, President and CEO, at Sony Mobile Communications. “A year on from unveiling our new brand …

Sony’s stunning new Xperia™ XZ Premium with the world’s first Super slow motion video in a smartphone

Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 27th February 2017 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today announced its most ground-breaking smartphone to date, Xperia XZ Premium, with a camera so advanced it captures motion that the human eye can’t see, a beautiful 4K HDR display, super-fast download speeds, a stunning loop design and even more intelligent features. …