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Firmware updates

Xperia X10 multitouch update now rolling out across the world

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Sony Ericsson has now started rolling out the long-awaited multi-touch update for the Xperia X10 that gives the device pinch-to-zoom functionality.  X10 users can update their handsets via the PC companion…

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc gets comprehensive video preview

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We’ve seen the Xperia Arc captured on film before, but this is the most thorough video preview to date of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming flagship Android phone.  Italian smartphone blog HDBlog.it has impressively…

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Sony Ericsson credits Android for 2010 turnaround, sells 9 million Xperia phones

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What a surprise – another mobile phone maker has seen a strong increase in its sales thanks to Android. Sony Ericsson had a strong 2010, reversing its previously disappointing fortunes in which it conti…

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Eldar Murtazin gets his hands on the Sony Ericsson Vivaz 2 (MT15i), praises it

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I remember reading mobile insider Eldar Murtazin’s surprisingly early phone previews back when Android hadn’t even been announced yet and I was a fan of Symbian 3rd Edition. I’m curious how he ge…

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Sony PlayStation Phone announcement next month according to Bloomberg

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Anyone who has followed Sony for a little while knows that they are notoriously bad at keeping secrets, but they are also extremely tight-lipped about those “rumors” until they feel it is time to t…

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Xperia Arc to finally deliver a decent mobile camera sensor

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Megapixels mean nothing. People often cite megapixels when comparing cameras, but the only difference between a 5 MP and 8 MP camera are the size of the resulting images. What really matters in a camera are the q…

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Android News

Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone will support close to unlimited multitouch points

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Sony Ericsson’s Android phones so far have primarily taken heat for three things: the custom blueish UI, the lack of OS updates, and not least the lack of multi-touch. Some believe that multi-touch is overrate…

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SE XPERIA Arc shown off on Sony product blog

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The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc impressed at CES with its sleek form factor and promising hardware – 4.2 inch screen with mobile Bravia Engine, 1 GHz processor, and Adreno 205 GPU are not too shabby. But more…

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Rumors

Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro successor caught in the wild?

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Of all Sony Ericsson’s currently available Android devices, the X10 Mini Pro is arguably the highlight. It may not have the specs of its big brother X10, but the Mini Pro is small, very pocketable, rocks a slide-…

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PlayStation Phone gets video previews and more detailed specs from China

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At the Sony CES keynote, Sony Computer Entertainment president Kaz Hirai, in keeping with SCE’s policy of not talking about a product until it is about to be released, was very elusive, and would not give…

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Sony Explains No Froyo for X10, Proves They Don’t Understand Android

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Although the news probably didn’t surprise too many people, earlier today, Sony Ericsson finally stated that there will never be a Froyo upgrade for the Xperia X10. Now, they’ve released an expl…

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Firmware updates

Bad news for SE Xperia X10 owners: you’ll never get an official Froyo upgrade

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In Androinica’s 2011 Android wish list post, the last wish on my list was that manufacturers of Android phones would get better at updating its devices. Unfortunately, my wish has not been granted so far. Sony E…

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Sony Ericsson Anzu is now the Xperia Arc

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The official announcement of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc is likely coming later today, but pictures and video have already leaked out. This is the same phone we’ve reported on before under its old name t…

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Sony Ericsson X10 Mini follow-up appears in photo leaks

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Sony Ericsson has already confirmed that in February 2011, it will welcome new members to the family of Android phones under its Xperia brand. This may be one of those bundles of joy coming home next year. A membe…

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Sony Playstation Phone is the Xperia Play [RUMOR]

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The device that the tech community has taken to calling the “PlayStation Phone” may actually be called the Xperia Play. Pocketnow found a European Union trademark for a product named the Xperia P…

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