Sony investigating Android 4.4 KitKat upgrades for multiple devices

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Sony may expand its Android 4.4 KitKat plans to include a number of additional devices. Head over to the company’s support page for devices such as the Xperia ZR, Xperia T, Xperia TX and Xperia V and you’ll find that it lists the devices as being “Under Investigation”. Check out ...

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Samsung dominates Android space with 63 percent share

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We recently covered the announcements made at Samsungs analyst day, which included major increases in PPI, flexible screens and 4k displays for future devices. In the days following Localytics, a mobile and web analytics marketing platform, published a study stating Samsung has a 63.3% share of ...

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Sony outlines Jelly Bean and KitKat plans

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Sony took their mobile blog today to clear up some of the questions floating around the Android 4.4 KitKat updates for Xperia devices. As expected, it’s the newer models that get the love first, namely the “Z” line of devices. For what it’s worth, Sony did not provide ...

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T-Mobile to offer Nexus 5 in retail stores on November 20, leak suggests

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T-Mobile will offer the new LG Nexus 5 smartphone in retail stores starting from November 20. According to leaked details obtained by TmoNews, the brand new device hits all channels effective two weeks from today. It’s unclear what pricing T-Mobile has in mind for the Nexus 5 but ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 could employ 16MP Sony camera sensor

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Samsung may call upon Sony for the camera sensor in the Galaxy S5 or other smartphones, according to chatter stemming from an ETNews report. Allegedly, Samsung is looking to place a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor in the next generation of devices and said unit could come from Sony. Also a possibility ...

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New Sony phones could complete a wireless charge in an hour

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Wireless charging isn’t really anything too terribly cutting edge. Qi Adapters have been around for a year or two, and are available for a plethora of devices. Now, however, Sony is aiming to make wireless charging faster - much faster. As in, about an hour for a full charge. Sony’s ...

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Sony dishes availability, pricing for Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra, SmartWatch 2

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Sony on Tuesday confirmed pricing and immediate availability details as it pertains to the U.S. launch of the Xperia Z1, the Xperia Z Ultra, and the SmartWatch 2. All three devices will be offered through Sony’s online store, in select retail stores, and some third-party electronics ...

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T-Mobile tipped to offer Sony Xperia Z1

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T-Mobile USA should soon announce support for the Sony Xperia Z1, according to a new @evleaks tweet. It’s unclear how soon but we’re guessing in the coming weeks. Typically we don’t see press renders and leaks of this nature unless it’s right around the corner. Should ...

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Sony still doesn’t care about U.S. smartphone market

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Of all handset makers producing Android smartphones over the last few years Sony is the one who has yet to really take a crack at the U.S. market. Even the months following the rebranding and new focus have yet to yield much on our home turf. Looking ahead it doesn’t appear that Sony ...

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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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Sony brings Pinball Rocks HD to Android

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SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT’S PINBALL ROCKS HD APP FEATURES FIRST ALL METAL & ROCK SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE NOW FOR ANDROID NEW YORK –Oct. 1, 2013– Sony Music Entertainment announces the release of the Android version of Pinball Rocks HD, a five-table pinball compilation game. The app has ...

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Sony Xperia Z1 f shows off for the camera, could be a Japanese miniature Z1

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Been awhile since you heard anything about the “Sony Itsuki”? Well, fear not, as new shots have emerged of the Xperia Z1 f, and they basically show this fabled device to be a sort of miniature Xperia Z1. A brochure leak over at XperiaBlog for Japanese carrier NTT Docomo shows the ...

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Sony intros Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition because why not?

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Sony has introduced a new version of the Xperia Tablet Z which looks to keep it in the kitchen.  Called the Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition (duh), it’s essentially the same 32GB version of the waterproof 10.1-inch tablet, but with a few additional goodies. The $650 bundle includes ...

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Sony preparing a mini version of Xperia Z1?

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At the IFA, Sony officially announced their new flagship smartphone known as the Xperia Z1- a beautiful device with powerful features. Now it seems Sony is also working on a mini version of it because an image was leaked in which the Z1 is posing alongside the ‘mini-version’. Have a ...

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Sony announces Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 lens-style cameras

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The lenses can turn any Android or iOS smartphone into a high-powered camera with Sony's special features.

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