Sony seems to believe that more phones means better performance. Coming out with a new phone that makes the older outdated every four or so months is not a good strategy IMO since value depreciates quickly after launch, but some companies have made a six-month cycle work. Earlier this week amidst continued financial struggles, an unconfirmed flagship smartphone was listed by a UK retailer. The supposed device is the Xperia XZ3, though you should probably take this with a grain of [Read More]
This week, Sony announced yet another Android smartphone. Xperia XA2 Plus is an upper mid-range device with many qualities of a flagship and will be sold alongside Sony’s more premium handsets: Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Premium and Xperia XZ2 Compact.
Sony introduced several Xperia XZ2 smartphones earlier this year. All are premium and feature a new Ambient Flow metal and glass design that adopts many of today’s trends. The most premium of the bunch hands down is Sony’s Xperia XZ2 Premium, which is the most recent and up to date model. Today, the handset went up for pre-order on Amazon.
This week a popular subject in the news was streaming services. Not only did we hear a little about music streaming services, we heard a lot about various video streaming services. We live in an age where the old way of doing things is being phased out in replace of new, easier but often more costly methods. Video streaming is a good example of a service that is now being adopted by mainstream society.
Google’s Play Movies service supports HDR Video, but few devices have been able to take advantage of it. While the selection is somewhat limited, it’s growing, and now, Android TV models support HDR playback through Play Movies.
Earlier this week, US Carrier Verizon announced that Sony’s newest upper mid-range smartphone model can be used on its wireless network. We’re talking about the Xperia XZ2 Compact that released a few weeks ago. It won’t be sold by Verizon, which doesn’t surprise us, but you can buy the phone unlocked and bring it over to Verizon as it has gained certification for Big Red’s network.
At MWC 2018 in February, Sony announced two smartphones part of the premium Xperia XZ lineup. The product line is still rather new and was begun to showcase the very best of Sony’s mobile technology. The Xperia XZ successors include a flagship Xperia XZ2 and premium mid-range Xperia XZ2 Compact. The duo went up for pre-order this week in the US and a new entrant namely the Xperia XZ2 Premium joined the line. Do any of these Android phones excite [Read More]
It’s not often we discuss Sony, but the company has just launched another high-end smartphone. At MWC 2018 in February, Sony announced two new flagships part of the premium XZ lineup, Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact. Never did we for one moment think an Xperia XZ2 Premium would be announced this soon after, but it just happened. The successor to the first-gen Xperia XZ Premium is here and it’s, well, premium.