Sony to announce Xperia XZ Pro at the MWC 2018 show
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5.7-inch OLED screen and Snapdragon 845 SoC

According to the latest rumors, Sony might be unveiling its Xperia XZ Pro flagship at the Mobile World Congress 2018 show in Barcelona.

Power cut hits giant electronics show
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Wednesday, 10 January 2018 21:57

Power cut hits giant electronics show


Viva, Las Vegas

A power cut, of all things, downed the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone benchmarked
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Wednesday, 27 December 2017 09:45

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone benchmarked


H8266 with 4GB RAM

Sony will have at least four new phones coming in early 2018 and the H8266 version with the Snapdragon 845 just got benchmarked. It shows a big improvement over the predecessor.

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone specs revealed
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Wednesday, 27 December 2017 09:08

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone specs revealed


Decent horsepower

Sony is working on a successor to the Z1 series, and it is Snapdragon 845 based. We expect this phone to launch at the Mobile World Congress in the last days of February 2018.

Sony profits rise
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Wednesday, 01 November 2017 12:07

Sony profits rise


Record earnings after restructuring

Sony shares soared to a nine year high after it forecast record earnings.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium gets the Android 8.0
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Wednesday, 25 October 2017 11:23

Sony Xperia XZ Premium gets the Android 8.0


Sony upping the game

It is not every day that you hear that Sony is one of the first companies to update its flagship phones to the latest Android 8.0 but Sony Xperia XZ Premium just did.

Sony's Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact spotted in Europe
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Selling for €700 and €600

After appearing in the UK, Sony's latest Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact smartphones have now been spotted in German retail/e-tail stores, suggesting that the rest of  Europe should get them soon as well.

Sony’s waterproof Xperia court case was not watertight
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Users might be owed $300

Sony has lost a class action lawsuit for claiming its Xperia phones were "waterproof" when in reality they were only "water resistant".

IBM and Sony spruce up magnetic tape
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Thursday, 03 August 2017 06:00

IBM and Sony spruce up magnetic tape

 
Storing 201 gigabits of data per square inch

IBM and Sony boffins have emerged from their smoke filled labs with a new magnetic tape system capable of storing 201 gigabits of data per square inch.

Sony reports highest first quarter profit
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Tuesday, 01 August 2017 11:11

Sony reports highest first quarter profit


Could be a record breaker 

Sony has reported its highest ever first-quarter operating profit, and it looks like the electronics giant might get its highest annual profit in two decades.