While Google is busy pushing the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to both Nexus and Android One devices, other companies are announcing which handsets will be updated to the latest version of the operating system. HTC posted a list a few days, T-Mobile announced a list of eligible devices earlier today, and now Sony has gone public with its own list.
Sony Mobile has just released a new set of effects for its Xperia AR Effect application. The AR Effect allows you to add fun props to your pictures and videos. The props include wigs, glasses, hats, café items etc. Read more
We all know Sony will release the Xperia Z5 at some point. It’s also a pretty safe bet that they’re going to stick with what’s worked for them for the past few years. According to some promotional material, though, Sony might try to shake things up with a bigger variant of their flagship Xperia device this year. Read more
Sony may have just announced its ‘super mid-range’ Xperia M5 and gargantuan C5 Ultra smartphones, but that doesn’t mean the Japanese electronics company is anywhere near finished updating its line-up of devices. While we believe that the Xperia Z5 will be unveiled at the IFA in Berlin next month, Sony has confirmed its presence at the trade show via a tweet sent by its Italian subsidiary. Read more
It’s only a couple of days since Sony tweeted that “something golden is sparkling on the horizon“, and here it is, the waterproof Xperia M5 with its 5-inch full HD display, 21MP rear camera and 13MP selfie camera. We have the specifications and more images after the break.
Sony’s C5 Ultra has been to subject of a few leaks in recent times, and now the MediaTek powered device with super-thin bezels and twin 13MP cameras (front and rear) has been officially outed. We have more images and specifications after the break.
We’re just wrapping up another exciting week at Talk Android! OnePlus announced the OnePlus Two, which has been met with much controversy. Motorola revealed a bunch of new devices and accessories: the Moto X Style, Moto X Play, Moto G, and a handful of Bluetooth headsets. Despite a successfully funded IndieGoGo campaign, the YotaPhone 2 will not be coming to the United States, and Google has indefinitely delayed the Android M Developer Preview 3.
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Next week, Sony’s Xperia line will be joined by a new device. The company released a teaser this morning on its social media accounts, hinting that a new Xperia model is coming on August 3.
Sony Canada has revealed some bad news for its fans today by announcing via its Facebook page that it has ‘no current plans‘ to bring either the Xperia Z4 Tablet or the Xperia Z3+ smartphone to the country. We have the full statement after the break.
Sony’s second quarter numbers are in, and while overall things are looking up for the company, their mobile division is still floundering.
The company posted an operating profit of $780 million for the second quarter of 2015, with an overall revenue of $14.5 billion. Sony’s image sensor division had a fantastic year, bringing in $249 million, while its music portion made $260 million. The gaming division of Sony focused around its PlayStation consoles grew to $160 million. Mobile phones and tablets didn’t look so hot, though, with an operating loss of $188 million. Read more