Tag Archives: Xperia Arc

Sony Ericsson confirms that updates to Ice Cream Sandwich will start in late March or early April

We aren’t sure why the phone manufacturers have decided to be so open with their update schedule for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but we love the transparency we’re getting. Sony Ericsson isn’t any different this time around, as the company has already confirmed which devices (with a supposed growing list) will be getting the much-anticipated update, but… Read more

Sony Ericsson confirms that all 2011 Xperia devices will be updated to Ice Cream Sandwich

For those of you out there who purchased a Sony Ericsson-branded Xperia device, you’ve probably been wondering whether or not you’d be officially updating to Android 4.0 anytime in the future. While Sony Ericsson has said in the past that these same devices would continue to see upgrades in some fashion or another, the exact details have been a bit shady…. Read more

India gets Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

India mobile site FoneArena is reporting that Sony Ericsson’s PlayStation phone, the Xperia Play, is now available in retail locations across India after an April 1st launch in Europe and Asia. The gadget can also be had from online retailer Flipkart for just under $700 USD (approximately $140 less than the cost of a PlayStation 3 gaming console in… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc: in-depth hands-on

Say what you will about their effectuality regarding Android updates, Sony Ericsson knows how to make sexy phones. And unlike their Android debut, the Xperia X10, SE’s Arc is coming out of the gate with the latest version of Android–2.3. Of course that won’t matter if the gadget doesn’t hit shelves (presumably AT&T and Sony Style) until next winter,… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc camera demoed on video

Sony Ericsson’s Arc is, without a doubt, one sexy piece of gear. Those curved lines, the thin body, SE’s custom UX, an 800 X 480 display; all of this adds up to a device that fulfills Sony Ericsson’s reptation for beautiful design. With decent specs (including the possibility of mega-multitouch) and the latest version of Android on board, Sony Ericsson… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc running Gingerbread 2.4

Any confusion about whether Android 2.4 or Android 3.0 would be the tablet made-over Honeycomb was eliminated yesterday by product announcements from multiple OEMs and by an official Honeycomb teaser video. 2.3 is Gingerbread, and 3.0 is Honeycomb. But what we see above is an image from Tweakers.net revealing Android 2.4 running on Sony Ericsson’s new… Read more

CES: Early look at the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Gagadget and Engadget have their hands on some leaked promotional material that just so happens to match up with some teasers littered around CES by Sony Ericsson. The device appears to be the Sony Ericsson Anzu, renamed for release as the Xperia Arc. Rumored specs on the Arc aren’t mind blowing, but they aren’t anything to just push aside either:… Read more