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Sony details Xperia Themes, says additional theme-able assets coming in future update

It was back towards the tail-end of December that Sony began updating many of their flagship devices to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, introducing something many have been begging from OEMs for years now — native theme support. According to Sony, we can expect Xperia Themes to get more robust in future updates.

Android 4.3 Jelly Bean rollout begins for Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z

Various Sony devices have started receiving Android 4.3 today, with the Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z all receiving the cool new bits of data. Alongside the standard Jelly Bean 4.3 bits — such as improved project butter performance and other under-the-hood tweaks —  Sony has added a lot of […]

Sony gives update on Android 4.3 and Android 4.4 rollouts for Xperia devices

While the early days of Sony Ericsson didn’t make us believers in Sony’s ability to get their devices upgraded, the company has spent the last couple of years trying to clean that reputation up. As you’d expect, Sony wants to get as many of their customers up to the latest version of Android that they can, and that won’t stop with the launch of Android 4.4 KITKAT.

Sony confirms Android 4.3 updates for its latest Xperia phones and tablets

It looks like Sony is quite serious about keeping their phones and tablets upgraded as the company has already committed to bringing Android 4.3 — which was announced yesterday — to its latest Xperia devices.

T-Mobile’s Sony Xperia Z pre-sales begin today for $100 down — get a free Bluetooth speaker

T-Mobile has officially opened the floodgates for folks who want to get in on the Sony Xperia Z. Pre-sales are beginning today, with just $100 down required to walk away from the store with it.

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z now available direct from Sony, T-Mobile on July 17th

After months of leaks and teasing, the Sony Xperia Z is now officially available direct from the Sony Store (online and retail locations). The device will hit T-Mobile locations on July 17th for $100 down and $20 a month over 24 months.

Taylor Swift ports Android 4.3 “Google Play edition” to Sony Xperia Z — No, really

After numerous system dumps had spread throughout the Android development community, Android 4.3 has been successfully ported over to the Sony Xperia Z.

Jelly Bean updates: Sony Xperia Z receives 4.2.2, AT&T Xperia Ion gets 4.1.2

Sony has been busy throwing Jelly Bean at some of their hottest devices. First up is the Sony Xperia Z now receiving Android 4.2.2, followed by the A&T Sony Xperia Ion receiving Android 4.1.2.

T-Mobile’s Sony Xperia Z gets a sign-up page

With murmurings suggesting Sony’s Xperia Z would be landing on T-Mobile shelves for a while we’ve been expecting its arrival — and now it’s here. A sign-up page for the Xperia Z on T-Mobile has gone live.

T-Mobile teasing waterproof phone on YouTube — Sony Xperia Z? [VIDEO]

T-Mobile posted a rather strange video to YouTube of a guy diving underwater while taking video, seemingly with a smartphone. T-Mobile doesn’t actively advertise any devices they carry as having waterproof capabilities, so we can only imagine this is an upcoming smartphone.

Sony Xperia Z appears in T-Mobile support docs, all but confirms its US destination

The Sony Xperia Z has popped up in T-Mobile’s support docs, all but confirming the device’s inevitable launch on the Uncarrier.

Sony Xperia Z Google Edition rumored to be in the works

Sony is the latest OEM rumored to be releasing a Google Experience device onto Google Play. Do these rumors of a Sony Xperia Z Google Edition hold any weight?

What’s the best Android phone as of June 2013?

The summer months are approaching at breakneck speed it seems, and a lot of folks are going to be due for upgrades soon. Now’s as good a time as any to highlight the Android landscape’s best smartphones as of June 2013.

Sony CEO: Sony Xperia Z coming soon the US

Sony CEO Kaz Hirai confirms the Sony Xperia Z will be coming soon to an unspecified US carrier. After numerous leaks, we’re thinking T-Mobile.

Sony Xperia Z now available for purchase in the US, comes unlocked for $630

Joining its sibling the Sony Xperia ZL, the Sony Xperia Z is now officially available for purchase direct from Sony’s online storefront. The handset comes unlocked and is available in a variety of colors: black, white, and purple.