Sony acknowledges overheating issues of Sony XPERIA Z4 and XPERIA Z3 Plus – fix coming via update

Sony XPERIA Z3+ (Z3 Plus) in Ice Aqua Green, Copper, White and Black colour schemes.

Recently, owners of the new Sony XPERIA Z4 (exclusively sold in Japan) complained that their smartphone was overheating. Before that, a video showed that the Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus (international version of the Z4) Now, Sony has just admitted with Dutch-speaking GSMInfo that the Z4 and Z3 Plus are suffering from overheating issues, and that it […]

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 Japanese carrier posts heat warnings for Sony XPERIA Z4 (XPERIA Z3+)

Does the Sony XPERIA Z4 (Japan) or the Sony XPERIA Z3+ (international) overheat? Earlier, a video revealed that the XPERIA Z3+ still suffers from overheating issues, despite using MSM8994-v2.1. MSM8994 is the model number of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, whcih is a 64-bit octa-core processor with four cores clocked at 2 GHz, four cores clocked at 1.5 GHz, […]

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 Video shows Sony XPERIA Z3+ can be used even with wet hands

We all know that the new Sony XPERIA Z3+ is water- and dust-proof, but can you use the smartphone with wet hands? A video has proven that you can use the device even with wet hands. Here’s the video: [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvZChZeN-jQ&w=680&h=383] To recap, the Sony XPERIA Z3+ sports a 5.2-inch Triluminos screen with a resolution of […]

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 Sony will not launch an international version of the XPERIA Z4, according to report

Sony recently lifted the lid on the XPERIA Z3+ (shown below), which is the same device as the Japanese-exclusive XPERIA Z4. According to a new report, the successor of the Z3+ will not be an international Z4 but the Z5. This is according to a report from Chinese-speaking ePrice. So when will we get to […]

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 Sony to unveil international XPERIA Z4 next week?

According to Taiwan-based ePrice, Sony will be hosting a press event in Taiwan on the 27th of May, while Hong Kong-based RingHK says Sony will be hosting a press event in Hong Kong on the 28th of May. It is believed that the international Sony XPERIA Z4 will make its official debut on those dates. The Sony XPERIA […]

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 Sony XPERIA Z4, Apple iPad Mini 4, and more coming to US Verizon?

Evan Blass (aka @evleaks) once announced that he was retiring from the business of leaks. It seems, however, that old habits die hard, as the former leak master has information to share about a few more devices. Blass tweeted: Coming to Verizon: iPad mini 4, Xperia Z4, GPad X 8.3, Desire 526 — Evan Blass (@evleaks) […]

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 Japan exclusive Sony XPERIA Z4 to be rebranded as Z3+ internationally?

Sony has lifted the lid on the XPERIA Z4 in Japan, which reports suggest is exclusive for the Japanese market. A new leak, however, reveals that the Japanese device maker may be re-branding the Z4 as the XPERIA Z3+ meant for the international market. This is according to the official white paper (cached) ( see screenshot above) for […]

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 Leaked Schematics shows rumoured XPERIA P2 – said to be the other Sony flagship

STJSGadgets has spotted schematics of the yet to be announced XPERIA P2 on a Chinese website. The smartphone is said to be the other flagship by Sony to be launched to the rest of the world, as the XPERIA Z4 is s Japanese-exclusive. The schematics seen above shows a device that does not look anything like the […]

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 Next Sony XPERIA flagship to sport ‘new Camera/sensor/lens/software’ combo and new design?

Sony recently lifted the lid on the Sony XPERIA Z4 in Japan. Sadly, this Z4 will be exclusively sold n the country, with reports suggesting that an international version will be unveiled in May. A new tweet is saying that Sony’s next flagship will sport an overhauled camera. The image you see above, which seems […]

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 Leaked carrier accessory catalog confirms Sony XPERIA Z4 Compact

Recently, we came across the possible model number of the Sony XPERIA Z4 Compact. Now, a leaked accessory catalog of the network operator further gives credence to the existence of the XPERIA Z4’s little brother. The screenshot above come to us courtesy of Japanese-speaking SMHN. It shows Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo’s leaked spring/summer accessory catalog, revealing […]

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