Daniel Craig can be seen in cinemas in his latest Bond flick, Spectre, and here we have some behind-the-scenes news regarding the product placement and marketing side of things. According to some leaked emails, it would appear that Sony initially wanted its Xperia Z4 (or should it rather be the Z3+ as it is known outside of Japan) to be James Bond’s choice of smartphone, a move that both Bond director Sam Mendes and actor Daniel Craig had reservations about. Read more
The Sony Xperia Z5 was just announced not too long ago and already special editions are being made. This one is a James Bond special edition to celebrate the new movie SPECTRE, offered exclusively from Vodafone UK.
A leaked promo picture has surfaced that suggest Sony will release it’s next big smartphone along side the new James Bond movie, SPECTRE, when it’s released on November 2015.
Sony has been pretty determined in advertising the Xperia T as a James Bond phone, and I’d say they’ve succeeded. Xperia T owners can take it a step further now with a complete 007 theme pack, thanks to XDA forum member ruwsoft. The theme pack includes ringtones, images, and all kinds of small changes to really get that James Bond feel.
It’s a simple installation, but the phone must be rooted. Aside from that, it’s a painless installation; download file, unzip file, drop the .apk in the phone’s system/vendor/overlay/framework/ folder, and reboot. Quick and simple. Hit the source for download links and the post on XDA.
So who’s planning on flashing this and running around in a tuxedo for the rest of the night?