Press releases

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. …

Picture Perfect: Sony’s new Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra bring superior camera quality to its mid-range line-up

Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 27th February 2016 – Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled two stunning super mid-range models in its refreshed “X” series, Xperia XA1, and its 6” screen big brother Xperia XA1 Ultra. Building on the success of last year’s XA models, the XA1 and XA1 Ultra feature a beautiful borderless design …