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Sony brings Lollipop to more Xperias and teases it for legacy 2013 devices

Learn more about which Sony Xperia devices are getting Android 5.0 Lollipop both today, next week, and in the following weeks as well.
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Sony teases stock Lollipop on Xperia Z family

Work on Sony Android 5.0 files for the dev community are coming soon, and the OEM’s got an early teaser to whet our appetite.

Why Sony’s seven-month Xperia Z-series cycle isn’t all bad

Most smartphone OEMs launch a new flagship once per year. Sony operates on an odd seven-month cycle. Read why the short Xperia Z life cycle works for Sony.

Sony already delivering Android 4.4.4 updates, leaving other OEMs in its wake

Sony is stepping up its game when it comes to releasing Android updates, and the latest Sony Android 4.4.4 updates are already hitting phones.

Sony announces freebies for Xperia Z2, Z1, and Z1S owners

Check out what Sony Xperia freebies the company’s making available to owners of some of its most recent smartphones.

Sony delivers fix for Xperia audio glitches

Get the details on the new Sony Xperia audio fix, going out to recent Xperia models starting this week.

Unlocked Sony Xperia Z1 LTE released with US-compatible bands

An Unlocked Sony Xperia Z1 LTE has been released with US-compatible bands, and it will set you back $620. Nonetheless, the Xperia Z2 should arrive soon.

KitKat updates incoming for Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra

Get the details on the new Sony Xperia KitKat updates going out beginning today.

OnePlus One 5.5-inch screen should be flanked by some incredibly narrow bezels

See what OnePlus has been saying about the super-thin OnePlus One bezels surrounding the screen, and what that means for handset size.

Sony Xperia Z2 camera greatly improves on Z1 image quality, despite hardware similarities

Check out just how much better Sony Xperia Z2 camera quality looks like, compared to the Z1.

Four reasons we want more Sony smartphones in 2014

It hasn’t taken long for our perception of Sony smartphones to shift from “overpriced and undercooked” to “get in my pocket.” Here’s four reasons why.

Bring on the salt water smartphones

Give your smartphone salt water to drink, and you’re in for a costly replacement. But shouldn’t we be past this by now?

Sony D6503 Sirius “Z2” comparison: head-to-head with Xperia Z1, Z

Find out how Sony’s next flagship measures-up to some of its current models in these new Sony Sirius images.

Sony Xperia Z2: here’s what we want

What will the Xperia Z2 entail? We aren’t sure yet, but rumors are painting a pretty picture. Read our Sony Xperia Z2 wishes here!

This is how Sony can improve its presence in the US

Can Sony succeed in the US? Judging by its smartphone performance in 2013, it’s a tough call. Read what Sony can do to turn things around stateside.

Sony Xperia Z1 for China now confirmed; begins to resolve Z1s mystery

See what we’ve learned from the confirmation of a Sony Xperia Z1 refresh, and what that means about an international Z1 Mini.

Sony Xperia Z1s mystery continues as phone hits China’s TENAA

Get the details on the latest development in the ongoing Sony Xperia Z1s mystery.

Rethinking the Sony Xperia Z1s: not a Z1 mini, after all?

Get caught up with the very confusing rumors surrounding the Sony Xperia Z1s mystery.

Sony Xperia Z1S appears back on camera as questions get raised about its name

Rumor was, Sony intended to launch the international version of the Xperia…

Sony dishes on Android 4.4, 4.3 updates for Xperia family

Get the list of which Sony smartphones will be seeing KitKat updates headed their way.

Nexus 5 compared to other flagships

Google’s latest smartphone is here, but how does it measure up against the rest of this year’s flagships? Find out with our Nexus 5 comparisons.

Sony Xperia Z1 software update said to improve camera

The Sony Xperia Z1 software update is claimed to improve the camera performance of the phone. Check out these samples.

Sony Xperia Z1S leaked as the global Xperia Z1f

We’ll admit that even though the Xperia Z1f was a Japanese exclusive,…

Sony Xperia Z1 available in the US

Sony Xperia Z1 available in the US as per Sony’s own online store. Check out the details, our review, and you be the judge on whether the purchase is justified.

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1 leaked

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1 leaked today as we’re taking a look at the all-glass and aluminum phone with Magenta’s branding on the back.