Press releases

Sony Ericsson announces new Head of Operations

London, UK – Sony Ericsson today announced that Tommi Laine-Ylijoki has joined the company as Corporate Vice President and Head of Operations, reporting to President and CEO Bert Nordberg. Tommi Laine-Ylijoki joins Sony Ericsson from Nokia Oyj where he was Vice President, Materials Management. Tommi Laine-Ylijoki has more than 17 years of experience working at …

Sony Ericsson announces resolution of trademark litigation initiated against Clearwire Corporation

London – Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB and its U.S. subsidiary Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications (USA) Inc. are pleased to announce the resolution by agreement of trademark litigation initiated against Clearwire Corporation and its primary operating subsidiary Clearwire Communications LLC. The litigation concerned Sony Ericsson’s contention that Clearwire was using logos which infringed upon and …

Sony Ericsson takes social smartphones to a new level with Facebook® inside Xperia

New Xperia smartphones enable intuitive, faster and easier sharing, liking and commenting London, UK – Sony Ericsson today announced that its new portfolio of Xperia smartphones will offer people an exciting, new social experience. As people are becoming increasingly reliant on their smartphones for instant communication, Facebook inside Xperia integrates social connections throughout the phone. …

Sony Ericsson unveils next-generation Xperia minis

Introducing two powerful, versatile and compact smartphones Xperia™ mini – the world’s smallest HD video recording smartphone Xperia™ mini pro –intuitive fast messaging in a compact smartphone London – Sony Ericsson unveils the new Xperia™ mini and Xperia™ mini pro, the latest additions to its Xperia™ family. Building on the success of the original mini …

Sony Ericsson reports first quarter 2011 results

Highlights: Shift to Android-based smartphone portfolio drives profitability Smartphone share of total sales more than doubled year-on-year Xperia™ arc, Xperia™ PLAY and Xperia™ neo began shipping towards the end of the quarter Some supply chain disruption due to the Japan earthquake The consolidated financial summary for Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB (Sony Ericsson) for the …

Sony Ericsson Xperia™ PLAY launching to market with over 60 games

The world’s first PlayStation® Certified smartphone now launching to first markets More than 60 games available within the first week, including top franchises Assassins Creed, Need for Speed and The Sims Original PlayStation® titles available for download exclusively on Xperia™ PLAY Partnerships with over 20 publishers as well as middleware companies Unity and Havok to …

Sony Ericsson’s Q1 2011 financial results announcement will be made on Tuesday, April 19 at 07:30 UK time / 08:30 CET, followed by a conference call with analysts and media at 15:00 UK time / 16:00 CET.

Please find below a more detailed breakdown of the corresponding times in other regions: PRESS RELEASE ISSUED: 19 April 2011 7:30 am UK time (BST) 8:30 am Central European time (CET) 2:30 am US Eastern Time (EST) 3:30 pm Japan Time (JST) CONFERENCE CALL: Hosted by the Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Executive Management Team 19 …

Sony Ericsson Statement on Japan Earthquake

SONY ERICSSON STATEMENT, – Sony Ericsson is closely following the situation in Japan and our thoughts go out to those affected by this tragic event. The safety of our employees remains the highest priority. We have approximately 1100 employees (including consultants) at two offices in Tokyo, and we can confirm that no employees have been …