Sony 2013 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Sony Articles for 2013

Hands-on Round-up of the Top Five Phablets of the Season

There's no shortage of phablets out on the market now, so we're here to help you figure out which of these super-sized devices is best for you.

Sony Mitigates Losses with Strong Mobile Growth in Q2

Though most of its businesses underperformed in the second quarter, Sony was able to produce a small amount profit thanks to strong growth in the mobile sector.

CES 2013: Sony Xperia Z and ZL Preview

Here at CES, we got some time to go hands-on with Sony's latest Android smartphone offerings, the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL.

Sony Xperia Z Review: Multimedia Powerhouse

Sony is back in the cutting-edge smartphone business with the Xperia Z. Its 5-inch screen has an amazing resolution, and it just might be the fastest phone available.

HTC One vs. Sony Xperia Z: Flagship Showdown

The HTC One and the Sony Xperia Z, two of the biggest flagship handsets of the year, face off in this head-to-head comparison. Which one is best for you?

Sony ‘Honami’ Image Leak Points to Design Similar to Xperia Z

In-the-wild images of the Sony 'Honami' have leaked, revealing a design similar to that of its predecessor, the Xperia Z.

Sony Spills the Jelly Beans on Which Devices Will Get Android 4.3

Sony has revealed which of its devices will be receiving the upgrade to Android 4.3, with some possibly making the jump directly from version 4.1.

Sony 20-Megapixel ‘Honami’ Smartphone Seemingly Confirmed by Sony Exec

Previous rumors of Sony's 20MP handset were bolstered after a Sony Mobile executive published a photo using the handset on photo-sharing site Picasa.

Sony to Release Windows Phone 8 Devices?

Look out Lumia - there's another design-savvy smartphone brand looking to dip its toes into the Windows Phone market.

VIDEO: Sony Xperia Z Preview

The Xperia Z will be Sony's flagship smartphone, and will boast features like a 5-inch Retina touchscreen and 13 MP camera. Learn more about it in this video preview.

What To Do When Your Phone Gets Smashed

If you break your phone, who do you call (after getting a replacement phone, that is) to get the data off your old one?

Sony Xperia Z1 Official: 1080p, Snapdragon 800, Waterproof, G-Lens Camera

Just days before IFA kicks off, Sony has announced the new Xperia Z1 flagship smartphone. Powered by Android 4.2.2, the Xperia Z1 packs in some of the best technology you[...]

Sony to Launch Xperia Z1 Mini (Z1 f) with Snapdragon 800, 20.7MP Camera

According to some leaked spec sheets, Sony's looking to fix one of the common complaints of the Android ecosystem - no high-end compact phones. The unreleased Xperia Z1 f is[...]

Japan Display to Bring WhiteMagic Quad Subpixel LCD Tech to 1080p Displays

Japan Display may not have been the first to add a fourth subpixel to its LCD screens, but they might be the first to do it right.

Samsung Galaxy Note III and Sony Z1 ‘Honami’ to be Released on Three UK in September

A recently leaked roadmap for Three UK indicates that the UK carrier will be launching the Samsung Galaxy Note and the Sony Z1 "Honami" in September.

Satisfaction Among Smartphone Users on the Rise

A recent report done by J.D. Power & Associates has found that, generally speaking, satisfaction among smartphone users is rising, and that satisfaction has increased substantially since 2012.

Sony’s 20MP Smartphone Revealed in Image Leak

Sony rumored upcoming flagship smartphone has surfaced in a leaked image, revealing a 20MP camera and textured back plate design.

Sony CEO Says Xperia Z Coming to a U.S. Carrier ‘Shortly’

Sony CEO Kaz Hirai announced at the AllThingsD D11 Conference yesterday that the company's flagship phone, the Xperia Z, will be coming to a U.S. carrier in the near future.

Press Shot of Sony Xperia Z ‘Yuga’ and ZL ‘Odin’ Hits the Web

Two of Sony's upcoming Xperia smartphones, the Z "Yuga" and the ZL "Odin" made their first appearances on the company's Japanese website on New Year's Day.

Sony Xperia XL Will Soon Be Available through Direct Sales

Apparently no U.S. carrier is going t pick up the Sony Xperia XL, but those in those country who are interested in this high-end phone will soon be able to[...]