Sony is looking to restructure itself as the company looks to increasing operating profit by 25 times by 2018, and the biggest sacrifice appears to be the underperforming smartphone division. This follows multiple rounds of downsizing, spinning off the television division into a wholly owned subsidiary, and selling the Vaio laptop brand.
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that it will be partnering with Spotify to bring PlayStation Music to users. This means that the current Music Unlimited service will go away, but the prospect of having Spotify on the PlayStation 4 is an exciting one.
Sony is reducing the size of its smartphone division yet again. Some 1,000 jobs are set to be cut, most of which will be from Europe and China. There is no explanation on why this is happening, although it probably has something to do with the lackluster mobile sales.
Sony will not be unveiling its next flagship at the upcoming MWC 2015 that is happening in March. At least, that’s what the latest rumour is suggesting. If this does prove to be true, what will Sony be showcasing at the hugely anticipated event?
Just when we thought the whole #bendgate fiasco was over and done with, the iPhone 6 Plus – which started the whole thing – is now joined by the Xperia Z3.
In a fresh set of leaked images that have been making their way around the internet, what appears to be the next Flagship device from Sony, the Xperia Z3 and Z3 compact. Of course this is merely and purely speculation at the moment as there is not much information out there but seeing as how […]
The Sony Xperia Z2 hasn’t even been completely released around the world yet but it looks like rumors and leaks of the Xperia Z2 compact has already started. A device named Sony Xperia A2 was recently published into a Japanese brochure and it looks like it could be the Xperia Z2 Compact, a smaller and […]
This year, we have seen more high quality, high end smartphones that are all separated by a hairs width leading us to ask the question: “Are we in a golden age for the flagship smartphone?” Seeing as how there are multiple choices right at the top of the price point, each with its very own […]
Not just sticking to the top of the range flagship smartphone segment, Sony have announced the Xperia T2 Ultra; a phablet which is focused on emerging markets, packed to the brim with specs for entertainment on the go. Sporting a 6-inch 720 x 1280 TRILUMINOS display that extends to within 2.5mm of the phone’s edges, […]
A surprise invite has just arrived inside our mail box: a press invite from Sony Mobile to an upcoming media event in Jakarta, Indonesia on 5 March. Given the date, there is a possibility that the event might be a showcase for Sony Mobile’s latest product from Mobile World Congress 2014. Judging from the invite, […]
Sony’s QX10 and QX100 lens cameras may have been the innovation of the year. The only drawback was its inability to clip to any phone larger than 5-inches; which included the Xperia Z Ultra. Now, the company is remedying that issue by launching a specialised case to allow the camera to attach to the gargantuan […]
It’s December 2013 and as promised by Sony last month, they have started rolling out Android 4.3 update for selected devices – Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra, bringing a list of performance tweaks and new features to these two flagship devices. First up, the 6.4” Z Ultra will be blessed with the Smart Social […]
The Sony Xperia Z1 is one of the more exciting phones to be announced by Sony in the past year and in the first week of October, shelves will be stocked with this 20.7MP monster. We have caught wind from one of our sources that the RRP when it does get released will be in […]
If you have been following us long enough, you might have noticed that regional-level product launches don’t usually take place in Malaysia. Yesterday was different though as Sony Mobile decided to host the Southeast Asian launch event for their new Sony Xperia Z1 right here in Kuala Lumpur, just hours after the device was officially […]
In time with the official unveiling over at IFA 2013 in Berlin, we went hands on with the Sony QX-100 external smartphone camera at the regional unveiling right here in KL! The QX-100 essentially adds the picture quality from the Sony RX-100mk2 to your iOS or Android Smartphone and can function either attached, or as […]
One of the big factors for choosing a mobile phone these days is “how is the camera?”. Many a time, manufacturers will focus super hard on the camera tech on the device and come up with monstrosities that look like they are just phones with point and shoot cameras rubberbanded to them. Sony have decided […]
By now, it is an open secret that Sony is developing its answer to the Nokia Lumia 1020 and the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. Codenamed Honami, the smartphone had long been rumoured to sport a 20MP lens, and has been leaked various times ahead of its expected launch at IFA this coming September. The latest […]
Sony Mobile has just announced, via its official blog, a whitelist of the company’s Android devices that will be updated to the latest Android 4.3 OS, which was just announced late Wednesday night at a Google event in San Francisco. While its current flagships are already receiving updates to Android 4.2, Sony Mobile has confirmed […]
Taking place last week, Sony Mobile have officially introduced their new Sony Xperia Z Ultra to the world which is the latest addition to the company’s Xperia Z family of devices. Equipped with a huge 6.44-inch 1920×1080 display and the first smartphone to feature Sony’s new Triluminous technology, the company claimed that the Xperia Z […]
Quick Look: Sony Xperia Z Ultra Accessories – Including NFC Bluetooth Handset, Charging Dock and Cases
The launch of Sony Xperia Z Ultra in Shanghai earlier this week was not only involved the new Sony SmartWatch 2 but also, plenty of accessories for the 6.44-inch smartphone. One of them was actually introduced on stage as well: the Smart Bluetooth Handset SBH52. Equipped with an OLED display and built-in FM player, the NFC-enabled […]