World Cup 2014 begins on Thursday, June 12.
As with the original flagship, Samsung is counting on the midrange phone's fingerprint scanner, heart-rate monitor, and extra apps to stand out.
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At CES in Las Vegas, Sony's Kunimasa Suzuki shows off the company's latest Xperia smartphone, which features a new 20.7MP camera
A limited-time promotion sees Sony giving away hundreds of dollars worth of movies, music, and apps for the Xperia Z1, Z1S, and Z2.
Sony's rewarding early adopters of its new Xperia Z1 Compact phone with a free SmartWatch 2, its latest connected wristwatch.
Sony's new Xperia Z1 Compact is exactly what it says on the tin -- just as good as the Z1, but packed into a smaller body and out in the UK next month.
The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is a 4.3-inch waterproof Android phone, with the same supercharged specs as its flagship big brother.
Sony also promises that the Android 4.3 update is "right around the corner" for the rest of its Xperia lineup.
The Xperia Z1F is a sawed-off version of Sony's waterproof flagship Android smartphone, with a 4.3-inch screen instead of a 5-incher.
The Sony Xperia Z1 gets that shrinking feeling with a new, smaller version officially announced in Japan.
The 4.3-inch smartphone goes for about $550 unlocked and is ordered directly from Sony.