Sony Ericsson 2011 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Sony Ericsson Articles for 2011

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Getting Android OS 4.0 Upgrade

Sony Ericsson has announced that all the Android smartphones it released this year will be getting upgrades to Android OS 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The only one of these widely[...]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Review: Game On

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY is a device that combines a portable gaming console with an Android smartphone. According to our reviewer and long-time gamer Jen Edwards, it does a great[...]

Most Popular Smartphones for July 2011

Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks. This month's list is a good mix of[...]

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Available for AT&T and T-Mobile, Too

Verizon is the only U.S. carrier officially offering the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY, but AT&T and T-Mobile subscribers aren't being left out -- the online phone shop Expansys has a[...]

Google Reuniting Android’s Smartphone and Tablet Versions

The next major version of the Android operating system was officially announced at the Google I/O tradeshow today. It's still months away, but smartphone users should be happy to learn[...]

Should You Get a 4G Smartphone?

This holiday buying season, plenty of would-be smartphone owners are looking at 4G phones, wondering what benefits there are to 4G, and whether they need them. We'll take a look[...]

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY First-Look Review

The long-awaited "PlayStation Phone" is finally here. Verizon launched the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY today, a device that combines a portable gaming console with an Android smartphone. Check out this[...]

Most Popular Smartphones for April 2011

Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks. Five new models appeared on this month's list[...]

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play Hands-On Preview

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play is an Android OS smartphone that will feature a set of dedicated gaming controls and the ability to play PlayStation games. Dragan Petric brings us[...]

Memorial Day Sales Bring Low Prices for Smartphones and Accessories

Memorial Day sales are long tradition, and a number of retailers are offering special prices this weekend on a range of smartphones and accessories. This includes some of the latest[...]

The End of Sony Ericsson

Sony Ericsson is coming to an end. Sony Corp will be buying out its Swedish mobile phone partner, Ericsson, for $1.5 billion, as it pursues an opportunity to better integrate[...]

We Shouldn’t Ban Cell Phones in Cars, We Should Ban Drivers

Although the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board wants a complete ban on using a cell phone for any reason while driving, Brighthand's Site Editor has a a better suggestion: let's[...]

Verizon’s Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and HTC Droid Incredible 2 Release Dates Leaked

A number of high-end smartphones are expected to debut from Verizon Wireless in April. This includes the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and HTC Droid Incredible 2, as well as the[...]

Sony PlayStation Suite Bringing PlayStation Games to Android

Sony is about to get a leg up on the competition, as its PlayStation games are about to spread to another platform -- smartphones running Google's Android OS. Also unveiled[...]

Who Will Win the Patent War?

It seems that virtually every smartphone maker is either being sued for patent infringement, is suing a rival, or both. Brighthand's European correspondent Dragan Petric tries to sort out the[...]

Smartphone Users May Get to Cool Off This Summer with Android OS Ice Cream

People have barely digested the sweet news of Android OS Honeycomb, and yet there is already more on the way. The next mobile operating system update from Google, Android OS[...]

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play PlayStation Phone Headed for Verizon

The long-anticipated PlayStation phone is now official. Dubbed the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play, this Android OS smartphone is going to feature a set of dedicated gaming controls. It is going[...]

AT&T Introduces Xperia PLAY 4G, Mobile Gamers Rejoice

AT&T has just begun offering the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY 4G, which could be best described as a PlayStation Phone. This gaming-centric Android device is coming in at a surprisingly[...]

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY: Getting Students into the Game

It's that time of the year again. It's time to go back to school, but it doesn't have to be a chore and it certainly doesn't have to be a[...]

Android and iOS Games Out-Earn Nintendo and Sony. Game Over?

Android and iOS will generate about $500 million more in revenue this year in the U.S. from the sales of mobile games than Nintendo and Sony, ending the DS and[...]