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Sony also promises that the Android 4.3 update is "right around the corner" for the rest of its Xperia lineup.
The search giant pushes its mobile operating system by releasing platforms that encourage device manufacturers to develop phones faster.
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.
Sony's Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition flaunts an enormous 6.44-inch screen, fast processor, and stock Android 4.4 KitKat.
Sony is the latest smartphone maker to get the pure Android treatment, with the Xperia Z Ultra phablet available in the US Google Play store with Android 4.4 KitKat.
Surfacing in the run-up to the annual IFA trade show, it appears Sony may push its next-gen flagship out the door a few months early.
Sky has added support for six new Android smart phones, bringing the total up to 45.
A limited-time promotion sees Sony giving away hundreds of dollars worth of movies, music, and apps for the Xperia Z1, Z1S, and Z2.
Packing a 4-inch display as well as a quad-core processor is this budget LTE handset from Alcatel that won't break the bank.
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