Sony demonstrates 1.2Gbps Snapdragon X20
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4x4 and the power of the modem

Sony made a splashy announcement of the Xperia XZ2 phone powered by the Snapdragon 845. It decided to focus on the power of its download communication demo and showed that within two years, the maximum download speed  rose from 600 Mbps to 1.2 Gbps.

Sony shows new Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact smartphones at MWC 2018
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Not as curved as expected

Sony has unveiled its two latest flagship smartphones at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona and although these are not as curved as expected, Sony has at least somewhat changed its boring design and equipped both smartphones with Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 845 SoC.

Sony posts an interesting MWC 2018 teaser
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Possible curved smartphone coming

Sony has released a rather vague but interesting teaser for its upcoming Mobile World Congress 2018 event, scheduled for February 26th.

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai steps down
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Company's second "mid-range" business plan starts in April

Sony's top corporate executive is pruning himself from the branches of CEO and passing the baton of leadership to new management, according to the company's latest press release. Kazuo Hirai, who served six years as CEO, will soon become Chairman in a move that allows him to focus on other strategies and milestone targets under a second "mid-range" business plan that starts in April.

Sony to announce Xperia XZ Pro at the MWC 2018 show
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5.7-inch OLED screen and Snapdragon 845 SoC

According to the latest rumors, Sony might be unveiling its Xperia XZ Pro flagship at the Mobile World Congress 2018 show in Barcelona.

Power cut hits giant electronics show
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Viva, Las Vegas

A power cut, of all things, downed the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone benchmarked
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H8266 with 4GB RAM

Sony will have at least four new phones coming in early 2018 and the H8266 version with the Snapdragon 845 just got benchmarked. It shows a big improvement over the predecessor.

Sony Snapdragon 845 phone specs revealed
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Decent horsepower

Sony is working on a successor to the Z1 series, and it is Snapdragon 845 based. We expect this phone to launch at the Mobile World Congress in the last days of February 2018.

Sony profits rise
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01 November 2017

Sony profits rise

Record earnings after restructuring

Sony shares soared to a nine year high after it forecast record earnings.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium gets the Android 8.0
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Sony upping the game

It is not every day that you hear that Sony is one of the first companies to update its flagship phones to the latest Android 8.0 but Sony Xperia XZ Premium just did.