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Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Sport Sony Camera Sensors: Report

A new report has claimed that Samsung’s new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones pack Sony’s IMX260 sensor, which is an upgrade from last year’s Sony IMX240. The biggest change this year however is that the South Korean company has opted to use Sony’s image sensors in all of its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge variants, claims a ... Read More »

Sony Xperia Ear, Xperia Projector, Other Connected Devices Launched at MWC

Alongside the overhaul of the Xperia brand to include “ambient connected devices capable of changing the way you interact with the world,” Sony introduced three new Xperia smartphones, and a range of accessories and concept devices at MWC 2016. These include Xperia Ear, Xperia Eye, and Xperia Projector, among others. The Xperia Ear (seen above) is a wireless ear-piece that ... Read More »

Sony Xperia X, Xperia XA, Xperia X Performance Launched at MWC 2016

Sony on Monday announced an aesthetic re-branding of its Xperia brand at MWC in Barcelona, and revealed an all-new X series of smartphones. Under the new X-series, Sony launched Xperia X (seen above), Xperia X Performance and Xperia XA smartphones. The company says that the brand new Xperia X series will personify Sony Mobile’s brand vision for the “future of ... Read More »

Sony Xperia PP10, Smart Ear Wireless Earbud Tipped for MWC 2016 Launch

Sony at its MWC 2016 event on Monday may unveil a new smartphone called the Xperia PP10 and a ‘Smart Ear’ wireless earbud, with both devices having recently leaked to the Web. The Japanese giant so far has not detailed what it will launch at its MWC event, despite releasing a new video teaser this week. As per a report ... Read More »

Sony Xperia VR Headset Rumoured to Launch at MWC 2016

A new report is tipping that Sony may have an Xperia VR headset planned for launch at its February 22 event at MWC 2016. The Japanese giant so far has not detailed what it will launch at its MWC event, despite releasing a new video teaser this week. The speculation is being led by Xperia Blog, the Sony-focused mobile news ... Read More »

Sony IMX318 22.5-Megapixel Camera Sensor Launched for Smartphones

Sony on Tuesday revealed its new IMX318 CMOS Exmor RS image sensor for smartphones. The Japanese company touts its latest camera chip as the industry’s first stacked CMOS image sensor with built-in hybrid autofocus (as fast as 0.03 seconds) and 3-Axis electronic image stabilisation (EIS). The Sony IMX318 CMOS Exmor RS image sensor features a 1/ 2.6-inch stacked CMOS image ... Read More »

Sony Xperia Z5 Reportedly Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

Sony has reportedly started seeding the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its latest flagship model, the Xperia Z5 smartphone. To recall, the handset launched with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. The OTA firmware update is said to have started reaching Sony Xperia Z5 handsets in Turkey and will soon reach the Xperia Z5 Compact and the Xperia Z5 Premium models. The ... Read More »