Why do Android updates take so long? Sony explains it
Android updates can sometimes take their time in reaching phones. But why does that happen? Sony explains it using an infographic.
Sony, Huawei, and HTC Android 9 update plans revealed
Sony, Huawei and HTC made their Android 9 update plans official, complete with list of devices that will get some Pie love soon.
Last year’s Sony Xperia XZ Premium now $200 off at Best Buy
It’s a 4K HDR smartphone that occasionally dips below $500 in price. All things considered, it’s still a good get if a great mobile display is your priority.
Sketchy Sony H8541 spec sheet could anticipate Xperia XZ Premium sequel disappointment
Sony’s redesigned Xperia XZ Premium follow-up is expected to significantly slim down the bezels, but retain a rapidly aging Snapdragon 835 SoC.
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.
Why is “Double tap to wake” not on the Sony Xperia XZ Premium?
It’s been on the Xperia Z2 and on most every device since then. Why drop it now, Sony? Maybe it’s unfinished software. But at this stage?
The only acceptable color is red: Sony Xperia XZ Premium has peeked out in a new color
Hint: it’s red. And it’s a pretty red, too. But why does red have to be so special? Why is it the color that leaves most people out in the cold?
Sony Xperia XZ price tumbles to $340 on eBay in black, platinum and blue
Once upon a time, not that long ago, priced at an absurdly high $700, the unlocked Sony Xperia XZ now goes for a measly $340 from a trusted eBay seller.
A rare breed: Sony Xperia XZ Premium Dual has separate microSD slot
Dual SIM phones usually have a hybrid slot for a possible microSD card. Sony has been more progressive in giving more connectivity and memory options.
Snapdragon 835 in trouble along with Apple A11, Helio X30, Exynos 8895
All of these chipsets that will be in smartphones from every big name manufacturer this year use a 10nm fabrication that hasn’t worked out at factories.
Sony Xperia XZ Premium named best new smartphone at MWC 2017
Is it surprising to see the GSMA hand out the award for best new smartphone at MWC 2017 to the Sony Xperia XZ Premium? Not if you followed the trade show.
Sony Xperia XZ Premium’s Smart Stamina mode actively tracks battery health
Smart Stamina mode reminds us of a good feature that HTC included in its Sense Companion AI engine: it delivers power info and lets you act quickly on it.