Sony Debuts New Compact Flagship, the Xperia 5

IFA 2019 has officially begun, and we’re starting to see more and more news begin trickling in. Today, Sony confirmed a long-standing rumor about the company potentially introducing a more compact flagship smartphone. As it turns out, it’s true. Meet the Xperia 5. Covered in glass and metal, this is Continue Reading


Sony Introduces Xperia 10 and 10 Plus Mid-Rangers w/ 21:9 Displays at MWC 2019

Today during MWC 2019, Sony unveiled two new mid-range smartphones that take after the company’s latest flagship, the Xperia 1. Called the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus, the new devices offer ultra-tall displays with decent specs and cameras. Beginning with the screens, the Xperia 10 and 10 Plus offer Continue Reading

Sony’s Rolling Out Android Pie to the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact

After releasing both phones earlier this year, Sony has begun rolling out Android Pie to both the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact. The phones mark the second array of high-end devices to get this year’s release of Android, with the company’s Xperia XZ3 launching with the software out of the Continue Reading

Sony’s Xperia XZ2 Premium is Now Available for Preorder from Amazon

Back in April, Sony unveiled the Xperia XZ2 Premium with flagship specifications and super fancy cameras. It also comes with an updated design that’s pretty well suited for 2018. Recently, we heard the device would cost a whopping $999 unlocked, and now we have information on when the phone will Continue Reading

Sony’s New Xperia XZ2 Actually Looks Good

Sony has had a long history of producing phones that, arguably, looked uglier than everyone else’s. I mean, this doesn’t scream “beautiful” or “sexy” to me, at least. But as per a leak via VentureBeat, it looks like the company might be upping its game in the design department. According Continue Reading

Sony’s New Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra Will Come with Fingerprint Sensors in the US

For some odd reason, Sony has famously avoided shipping a phone in the United States with a functional fingerprint sensor. The hardware was there, but for a reason only Sony really knows, it was never enabled in the States. Luckily, this changes now as the company’s new Xperia XA2 and Continue Reading

Sony’s Xperia XA1 Plus Has Chunky Bezels and Android Nougat in 2017

I just wrote about (and ranted a bit on) Sony’s new Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact flagship smartphones for 2017. They’re fine, except they have chunky bezels and they come loaded with gimmicks. That’s not really what sells in 2017, and the company’s new mid-ranger is no exception to this Continue Reading