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May 2018

Sony Buys EMI Music Publishing in $1.9-Billion Deal

Japanese entertainment giant Sony Tuesday announced a $1.9-billion (roughly Rs. 12,900 crores) deal to acquire EMI Music Publishing, one of the world's largest music publishing companies with rights to songs by the likes of Queen and Pharrell Williams. The deal adds a catalogue of more than two Read More...

June 2016

Sony Xperia X Performance will in fact make it to the UK in mid-July priced at £549

The controversy regarding the Sony Xperia X Performance's presence in the UK (or lack thereof) has been put to rest today. The confusion (and anger for some Sony fans) all started back when the company announced that the top of the line member of Read More...

US pre-orders of Sony Xperia X are live. Free 128GB microSD card with pre-order

The Sony Xperia X lineup is getting more attention. Especially with the US launch weeks away. Sony details in a press release that only pre-orders for the Xperia X are live today withBest Buy, Amazon, B&H, and Reagan Wireless. You can begin to pre-order Read More...

Sony Xperia X officially goes on sale in Europe, here are the prices

The Sony Xperia X has gone on sale in several countries on the Old Continent. The UK, Germany, Spain, Italy, Sweden and Poland get a taste of Sony's new premier smartphone line, while others are still in the pre-order stage. We checked the local Sony Read More...

Sony Xperia X Performance hands-on

If you were upset that the Xperia X "only has a Snapdragon 650" and "the Xperia X isn't water resistant anymore", as many of our readers have, fear no more. The Sony Xperia X Performance is here to cover all of these bases in Read More...

May 2016

Sony Xperia E5 goes official with 5″ 720p display

After undergoing the thorough leak treatment, the Sony Xperia E5 was just made official today, without too much fuss. The handset can now be found on the company's website, along with a confirmation of its previously rumored specs. Just as expected, the Sony Xperia E5 Read More...

Sony expects 20% drop in smartphone shipments this year

Sony has published its forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, revealing that it expects to ship a total of 20 million smartphones in the year, down nearly 20% from the 24.9 million figure it managed in the year prior. The Japanese company Read More...

Sony confirms Xperia E5, shows off the device

Just a couple of days after the 'Xperia E5' moniker leaked, Sony has officially confirmed the existence of the device in a Facebook post. Not only this, the company also released the first official render of the handset, showing off both the front as Read More...

Sony Xperia X review

There's a shift of command in the house of Xperia. The Sony Xperia X and its two siblings are taking over from the Xperia Z. A dynasty has come to an end. We hear the C and M families are being put out to Read More...

Sony Xperia XA Ultra is official with a 16MP OIS selfie camera

Sony has just made the Xperia XA Ultra official. The phone packs a huge 6" 1080p display resulting in a pixel density of 367ppi. That edge-to-edge display is encased in a metal frame, which is quite nice for a mid-range offering. Under the hood, the Read More...