Android 4.0 Upgrade Details for Sony Ericsson Xperia Devices


Sony Ericsson has outlined the upgrade path for their Xperia line of devices. Android 4.0 will come to their entire 2011 line of Xperia devices. The upgrade is scheduled to start around the end of March or early April 2012. The roll out will be phased out across products and carrier. So you may not […]

Win Tickets to the Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray Launch Party!


When Sony Ericsson kicks off the launch party for the upcoming Xperia Ray next week, you and a friend could be there. We are giving away a pair of tickets to the Ray launch party. This is an exclusive, invite only, event. The only way to get in, is with your name on the list, […]

Video Review: Sony Ericsson XPERIA Pro and Mini Pro


Sony Ericsson has quite a few new Android phones and are carrying along the XPERIA name.  Last year’s Mini and Mini Pro did fairly well for them, so they have updated them with a slightly larger screen and outfitted them with Android 2.3.  The XPERIA Pro is fairly well specced phone that includes an 8MP […]

Fido Launches the Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro Smartphone


Fido has launched the Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro smartphone – the first carrier in the world to offer the Xperia Pro. Powered by Android 2.3, the Pro has a 3.7 inch screen, an 8.1 megapixel camera, HD video capture, HDMI output,a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 320MB ROM / 512MB RAM, and a side sliding keyboard. […]

Sony Announces Vita – a New PlayStation Portable


Yesterday at E3, Sony announced a follow up device to their PlayStation Portable. The new device, called “Vita” sports a 5 inch multi-touch screen (940×544 resolution), a rear multi-touch pad, front and rear cameras, GPS, Accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, WiFi, Bluetooth, and 3G for the AT&T network. There’s no mention of cellular connectivity, so this appears […]

Playing Around with the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play


The only certified PlayStation phone. That’s what you’ll hear and see on any of the ads and commercials for Rogers new Sony Ericsson Xperia Play smartphone. The older standalone portable gaming systems are quickly being left behind as smartphones gain in power and functionality. Why buy a portable gaming unit, MP3 player, and a cellular […]

MWC 2011: Sony Ericsson Launches the Xperia PLAY Coming to Rogers


Sony Ericsson has announced the long rumored Xperia PLAY smartphone, and along side they have also announced the Xperia arc smartphone. If you’ve been keeping up on all the talk going around as of late, then you should already have a good idea about the Xperia PLAY. It’s an Android 2.3 based device with 5 […]

Sony Ericsson Confirms Efforts on Windows Phone 7 Device

Let’s jump on the way back machine for a second here…  Back in 2004 when I was writing on Smartphone Thoughts (now rolled into Windows Phone Thoughts), I made an April Fools post about how Sony Ericsson was working on a Windows Mobile device. That was back in 2004 and at the time, nobody really […]

Initial Thoughts: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini


Has anyone made a name-is-longer-than-the-phone joke about the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini? Well, joke about the name all you want but this phone is no joke. The X10 Mini is a fantastic little Android phone. The X10 Mini is a follow on to the Xperia X10 (previous posts here and here) in a very […]

Rogers Adds the X10 Mini to Their Device Line Up


Rogers has launched their latest addition to the Android family of phones – X10 Mini, and the smaller brother to the flagship X10 smartphone form Sony Ericsson. The claim is that the Mini is the smallest phone on the market today. I haven’t played with one personally, so I can’t say if that’s true or […]