Sony Xperia X and X Compact get remarkably early Android Oreo updates
The “ancient” Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Compact are officially brought up to date from a software standpoint ahead of many new flagship Android phones from other OEMs.
Sony confirms Android 8.0 Oreo plans for nearly a dozen ‘old’ Xperias, but not the Z5 family
Android 8.0 Oreo will soon roll out to a bunch of Sony Xperia devices, including the X, X Performance, X Compact, XZ, XA1 and XA1 Ultra.
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Sony reveals it still has two more flagship phones planned for 2017, no Xperia X Compact sequel
Sony’s “premium standard” smartphone line is apparently dead and buried, X Compact included, with two more high-enders instead in the works.
‘Regular’ Sony Xperia X with Nougat and Snapdragon 650 SoC costs $250 after latest discount
No Compact, Performance, Premium or Z branding, and very few bells and whistles. But the “standard” Sony Xperia X is still a pretty great deal at $250.
Sony starts official Android 7.1.1 update process for Xperia XZ and X Performance
Believe it or not, last year’s Sony Xperia XZ and X Performance are receiving Android 7.1.1 goodies before this year’s Samsung Galaxy S8 or LG G6.
Possible Sony Xperia XA Ultra sequel benchmarked with 4GB RAM, Android 7.0
The 2017 edition of the phablet-sized mid-range Sony Xperia XA Ultra will likely pack 4GB RAM in addition to a Helio P20 processor.
Sony steals the spotlight with Nougat updates for Xperia X and Xperia X Compact
Android 7.0 Nougat is already officially making its way to Sony’s third and fourth smartphones, namely the Xperia X and X Compact.
Now we’re getting somewhere: Sony Xperia X price slashed to $400 on Amazon
It took roughly five months for a third-party seller to reach the arguably right price of the Sony Xperia X – $400. But is it too late?
Sony’s Android Nougat update timetable leaks out, though it’s a little too good to be true
An optimistic “Android N update strategy” from Sony makes the rumor rounds, calling for Xperia X Performance and XZ Nougat rollouts in October.
Amazon offers big savings on loads of unlocked phones, including Moto G4 Plus and Nextbit Robin
For a (very) limited time only, the 4GB RAM Moto G4 Plus, OnePlus 2, Nextbit Robin and a number of other unlocked phones are discounted on Amazon.
Sony Xperia X drops to $450 at multiple US retailers, one even throws in 128GB microSD card
$450 is still not an irresistibly low price to ask for the non-Performance Sony Xperia X stateside, but it’s much better than $550.
Mostly familiar Sony Xperia X Compact and Xperia XZ specifications rumored
It’s practically confirmed – Sony plans to take the wraps off a 4.6-inch and 5.2-inch Xperia X Compact and Xperia XZ at IFA 2016 with SD820 power.
Say hello to our little friend – the upcoming Sony Xperia X Compact
This rendered Sony Xperia X Compact is almost certainly the highly anticipated Z5 Compact follow-up some feared would never come to pass.
Sony has Nougat upgrades planned for a bunch of Xperia devices, but not the Z3 or Z3 Compact
While it’s nice to see Sony already confirming Nougat for the Xperia Z3+, Z5, X, X Performance and a few others, a Z3 snub would be inexcusable.
Sony Xperia X Performance review: Streamlined at a cost…
Streamlining is the name of the game, but can SONY still command a price premium with these specs? Here’s our full Sony Xperia X Performance review!
Samsung sets up battery test, Galaxy S7 wins it (of course)
Most often, you’ll find that if a company is comparing one of its products to the competition, it’s likely because it can show that its products are better.
Somebody decided to see if the Xperia X is waterproof
The Xperia X Performance is rated for protection against water. The Xperia X isn’t. But it seems that it can last a moment underwater… with a catch.
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Here are the official US prices and release dates of the entire Sony Xperia X family
The Z-replacing Sony Xperia X, X Performance, XA and XA Ultra are all headed stateside in the next couple of months, priced at between $280 and $700.
Sony Xperia E5 name and design confirmed on social media, specs up in the air
Sony isn’t looking to ditch every single mobile product family aside from the Xperia X, with the Xperia E5 unveiled on Facebook and Twitter today.
What does Sony’s Xperia X brand commitment mean for Xperia C, M?
Sony’s marketing department is transforming its Xperia brands into a unified “X” identity that will represent an expanded product range.
Unreleased Sony Xperia C6 Ultra stars in new renders, 3D concept video
No prominent chin, virtually non-existent vertical bezels, top left rear camera, big selfie snapper. The Sony Xperia C6 Ultra in a pre-release nutshell.
Europe sees Sony Xperia X pre-orders start
Prices and availability vary vastly across the continent along with a major promotion that may make your Xperia X pre-order free.
Sony appears to be working on a high-end compact phone with amazing cameras
Sony may have retired the Xperia Z family, but it doesn’t seem to have given up on high-end compact phones, new benchmarks suggest.