Latest Sony phone news

Say hello to the first Sony Xperia 5G smartphone, coming in the "near future"
Say hello to the first Sony Xperia 5G smartphone, coming in the "near future" By Britta O'Boyle

Sony used Mobile World Congress to announce the Xperia 1, Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus, but they launch at a show where 5G devices and foldable phones... Read more

Sony announces Xperia 1, Xperia 10 and 10 Plus: New names, new features
Sony announces Xperia 1, Xperia 10 and 10 Plus: New names, new features By Britta O'Boyle

Sony Mobile has announced three smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2019, all of which not only feature 21:9 aspect ratio displays but new names too.... Read more

Is Sony's Xperia XZ4 actually called Xperia 1? Here it is in purple
Is Sony's Xperia XZ4 actually called Xperia 1? Here it is in purple By Maggie Tillman

Ever hear about the Sony Xperia 1? Neither have we, and yet, a prolific leaker has just shared some images of this upcoming phone.... Read more

Sony teams with Light to build crazy multi-lens camera units for smartphones
Sony teams with Light to build crazy multi-lens camera units for smartphones By Maggie Tillman

Sony has partnered with camera startup Light to build interesting multi-lens units for use in smartphones, maybe even those by Sony Mobile.... Read more

Did Sony just officially tease a 21:9 screen for its next phone?
Did Sony just officially tease a 21:9 screen for its next phone? By Britta O'Boyle

Sony Mobile is expected to announce the successor to the Xperia XZ3 at Mobile World Congress, but the company may have just confirmed one of the main rumours... Read more

There's going to be a bigger Sony Xperia XA3 Plus as well as the XA3
There's going to be a bigger Sony Xperia XA3 Plus as well as the XA3 By Dan Grabham

It looks like we'll be getting a larger mid-range phone from Sony in a couple of weeks - the XA3 Plus. Again it's a tall-and-thin version of large.... Read more

These Sony Xperia XA3 images show how ugly tall screens can look
These Sony Xperia XA3 images show how ugly tall screens can look By Maggie Tillman

Sony is getting ready to unveil its latest smartphone crop, as evident by numerous leaks, including these images of the upcoming Sony Xperia XA3.... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact pops up in fresh round of leaked renders
Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact pops up in fresh round of leaked renders By Maggie Tillman

The next additions to Sony’s Xperia smartphone lineup have leaked online, in the form of renders.... Read more

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is coming to the UK after all
The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is coming to the UK after all By Dan Grabham

The Xperia XZ2 Premium debuted in April, but the handset didn't make it to the UK at that point. However, things have changed.... Read more

Sony explains why Android version updates take so long to arrive on phones
Sony explains why Android version updates take so long to arrive on phones By Dan Grabham

Not only did Sony Mobile confirm various phones will get Android Pie, but it offered an interesting insight into the development of Android updates.... Read more

Sony's 48-megapixel sensor could super-charge smartphone cameras of the future
Sony's 48-megapixel sensor could super-charge smartphone cameras of the future By Chris Hall

Sony has announced a 48-megapixel sensor for smartphone cameras, the highest resolution sensor in such a small package to date.... Read more

Sony Xperia XA2 Plus brings high-res audio to the mid-range
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus brings high-res audio to the mid-range By Rik Henderson

Sony has announced a larger screen version of its Xperia XA2 smartphone with a couple of its own tricks up its sleeve.The Sony Xperia XA2 Plus is a 6-inch... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium camera sample images show impressive results
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium camera sample images show impressive results By Max Langridge

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium shouldn't be too far away from an official launch, given that Sony said it would be available from "summer 2018". However that... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ3 images surface showing dual-lens camera
Sony Xperia XZ3 images surface showing dual-lens camera By Max Langridge

No sooner had the Xperia XZ2 launched, rumours surrounding an Xperia XZ3 sequel soon started making the rounds. A leaked spec sheet from Japan allegedly... Read more

Sony developing AI camera tech for future Xperia phones
Sony developing AI camera tech for future Xperia phones By Max Langridge

Sony has confirmed in a recent blog post on its official Sony Mobile website that it is jumping on the AI bandwagon and developing selfie AI camera tech... Read more

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium isn't coming to the UK - but it might later in 2018
The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium isn't coming to the UK - but it might later in 2018 By Dan Grabham

We thought Sony Mobile had been rather quiet over this morning's emergence of the new Xperia XZ2 Premium and now we've official confirmation that the... Read more

Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with dual-lens camera and 4K HDR display
Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with dual-lens camera and 4K HDR display By Max Langridge

Hot on the heels of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, Sony has now announced the Xperia XZ2 Premium, with the camera being very much the new smartphone's... Read more

Check out this exclusive Sony XZ2 deal: £45 per month for 32GB of data!
Check out this exclusive Sony XZ2 deal: £45 per month for 32GB of data! By Dan Grabham

Check out this stunning Sony Xperia XZ2 market-leading deal.Sony Mobile's new handset is the best Sony phone for ages and we've sourced this exclusive... Read more

Sony Xperia family gets Android 4.3 Jelly Bean including Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z
Sony Xperia family gets Android 4.3 Jelly Bean including Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z By Luke Edwards

Sony Xperia users rejoice, Santa has come early this year and he’s packing Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The Android OS has begun rolling out to the Xperia... Read more

Sony set to release Xperia Z1 Mini on 10 October?
Sony set to release Xperia Z1 Mini on 10 October? By Jake Smith

Following the launch of the Sony Xperia Z1 at IFA 2013, the company has plans for a smaller version of its flagship. The Xperia Z1 Mini has been leaked... Read more

Sony: Android 4.3 coming to Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia SP and Xperia Z Ultra
Sony: Android 4.3 coming to Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia SP and Xperia Z Ultra By Stuart Miles

Sony has confirmed it will be bringing Android 4.3 to its latest devices in the coming months."Yesterday you probably saw Google announce the next version... Read more

Sony Xperia Z Ultra UK release date revealed... sort of
Sony Xperia Z Ultra UK release date revealed... sort of By Rik Henderson

We've already seen the Sony Xperia Z Ultra 6.4-inch monster in the flesh, and Three has made claims to stocking it, but we haven't previously been given... Read more

Sony releases experimental Firefox OS build for Xperia E
Sony releases experimental Firefox OS build for Xperia E By Jake Smith

During Mobile World Congress 2013, Sony announced plans for Firefox OS handsets in 2014. Now, just a few days later, the company has released an experimental... Read more

Sony Xperia Z: Details worth examining
Sony Xperia Z: Details worth examining By Dan Sung

The Sony Xperia Z has stood out as one of the hottest gadgets of CES 2013. It’s plain to see why. It’s big, it’s bright, it’s bold, it runs the... Read more

Sony Xperia T, V, and J debut at IFA, James Bond to use T in Skyfall
Sony Xperia T, V, and J debut at IFA, James Bond to use T in Skyfall By Stuart Miles

Built on the Arc design, a new range of phones has been announced by Sony  at IFA in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. The Xperia T will be the company's... Read more

Sony Xperia U and Sony Xperia P get official launch
Sony Xperia U and Sony Xperia P get official launch By Chris Hall

Sony has announced the Sony Xperia P and the Sony Xperia U at a packed press event at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona. The handsets were previously... Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play lands - with 60 games
Sony Ericsson Xperia Play lands - with 60 games By Paul Lamkin

Yes, there are reports of shortages and yes, we know that it's not the fully branded PlayStation phone that the rumour mill has talked about for years... Read more