Japan gets mini version of Xperia Z1

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Sony on Thursday confirmed the upcoming availability of the Xperia Z1f, a smaller version of the flagship Z1 smartphone. The internal hardware is largely unchanged; we’re still looking at a top-tier Android experience. The Z1f runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and features a 2.3GHZ quad-core ...

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5-inch Sony Xperia UL introduced for Japan

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Sony announced on Monday that Japanese carriers will soon offer the Xperia UL, a 5-inch 1080p HD experience. Specifications include a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, 2GB RAM, a 2300mAH battery, 16GB internal storage, a 13-megapixel rear camera, and front-facing 3.1-megapixel camera. As is ...

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Sony Xperia Tablet Z now official, also shows off for the camera [video]

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Sony has officially announced the Sony Xperia Tablet Z, and it looks pretty slick. As far as specs, we’re looking at: 10.1-inch Android 4.1 1920 x 1200 display quad-core 1.5GHz processor 8-megapixel camera Backside illuminated sensor The tablet is only 6.9mm thick, making it, as far as we ...

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5-inch 1080p HTC J Butterfly announced for Japan

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Well, well, well.  Looks like the rumors of a 5-inch HTC smartphone with a 1080p HD display turned out to be true.  HTC has announced a new device for Japan, the J Butterfly, which will likely end up in the United States in some capacity. Did you know you can advertise your app on AndroidGuys?

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Fujitsu announces an Android phone for elderly people

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In past, several companies have launched products which are designed especially for kids, like the MEEP. The good things about such gadgets are that they are easy to use and have a user-friendly interface. Though the Japanese brand known as Fujitsu cares about elderly people, as they launched a ...

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NTT DOCOMO announces sixteen Android 4.0 phones and a tablet

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The Japanese carrier schedules seventeen devices for June through August.

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Sharp launches AQUOS Phone IS14SH in Japan

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Sharp just announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SH, packing Gingerbread, a 3.7-inch qHD LCD display, and an 8MP CMOS camera with 720p HD video capture. NFC is also along for the ride, and a slide-out numeric keypad, which is still popular in Japan. It’s powered by a 1030mAh battery, and ...

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NTT DOCOMO Unveils Host of Android Devices for 2011-2012

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The Japanese carrier has at least 24 new devices expected through early 2012, including a number of Android products.

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Softbank Announces Sharp Aquos, First Announced Ice Cream Sandwich Device due Next Year

Soon Google will be launching the first ever Ice Cream Sandwich powered device with Samsung and we can’t wait! But if you want to check out the first ever announced Ice Cream Sandwich device, then behold — the Sharp Aquos Phone 104SH. Obviously this one wouldn’t be the first ...

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Fujitsu Prepping Rugged Honeycomb Tablet

Fujitsu, known for making lower-end computers and other devices, is apparently ready to throw its hat into the Android tablet game, with the Fujitsu “Arrows Tab,” a rugged Honeycomb tablet. They’ve announced the 10.1-inch device, and it’s set to launch next month on NTT ...

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Leaked Sony Ericsson Nozomi?

Well I can’t read Japanese, but according to XPERIA Blog, the image above shows specs of a new Sony Ericsson device. This new device, possibly the Nozomi, has specs similar to the HTC Vigor, with a 720p HD screen, 1.4GHz Snapdrgon Processor, as well as the Adreno 205 GPU. Other than that, ...

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Panasonic Launching Raboo E-Reader in Japan, Landing Next Month?

E-readers are getting pretty popular these days, and if you love reading books, then Panasonic may just have the tablet for you. They’re planning to launch an Android-based e-reader in Japan, called the Panasonic Raboo.  Did you know you can advertise your app on AndroidGuys?

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Sharp Extends Aquos Brand with New 3D Android Handset

Again we find ourselves a bit jealous of our Android brothers and sisters who live in Japan.

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Sony Exec Confirms Tablet on Horizon

Japanese website Nikkei has quoted Sony’s Sir Howard Stringer as saying that the company will bow its first Honeycomb tablet by the end of the summer. Further, the United States will be among the first to offer the device once hit lands. As some of you may recall, the company is said to ...

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Tokyo, Japan Welcomes an Android Bar

For those of us that have been to, or live in Tokyo, we know that there are quaint bars all around.  Little establisments that have themes, such as a Linux bar, and even an 8-bit bar, where people just sit around and play 8-bit video games all day.  We can now welcome an Android Bar.... Read More