How To Fix Common Sony Xperia Z1 Problems and Errors [Part 2]

Welcome to the second part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Sony Xperia Z1. It’s been quite a while since the first part in this series has been released and ever since then we have been receiving emails from our readers seeking assistance with their device. Today, we will be answering some

How To Fix Common Xperia Z1 Problems and Errors

Welcome to our troubleshooting article concerning the Xperia Z1. We’ve been concentrating our efforts on Samsung devices since this is what the bulk of our emails consist of. Right now we have compiled a couple of emails sent to us by our readers regarding this device which we will be addressing. If you have any

Sony Xperia Z1 mod enables stereo sound output using the earpiece

The Sony Xperia Z2 brought a couple of upgrades over the Xperia Z1, and one of the most welcome ones are the stereo speakers on the front of the device. Xperia Z1 owners, while still owning a fairly capable device, have to make do with sound from a single small loudspeaker that produces rather muffled sound thanks

Sony Xperia Z1 getting Android 4.4.4 update on Rogers

The Xperia Z2 might be Sony’s current flagship, but the Japanese manufacturer has mostly ignored it when it comes to updates to Android 4.4.4, instead choosing to update the Xperia Z1 and Z1 Compact instead. Android 4.4.4 started rolling out to the unlocked version of the Xperia Z1 last month, and now the update is making

Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact rumor roundup and preview: more of the same?

Normally, we’d not even dare tackle potentially game-changing Android devices such as Sony’s Xperia Z2 and Z1 Compact sequels collectively, in just one preview post, sending the message they’re not really important as standalone products. No matter how little we know (as in truly know) about them, and how distant their releases may seem. After

Android 4.4 KitKat Update Rundown: January Edition

You know, it’s funny. And sort of sad. Every time Google starts work on a brand new Android version, more so as we near a fresh release and especially immediately after the rollout, we get our hopes up and expect things will be different. Yet they never are. Meanwhile, fragmentation flourishes, the life cycle of

Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition ROM ported to the Xperia Z1

Once the Xperia Z Ultra got Google’s blessings to become a Google Play edition (GPe) device, it was only a matter of time before someone would port over the stock Android ROM from the device to those running on Sony’s customized version of Android. However, instead of a port for the standard variant of the

What Phone Should You Buy for Christmas? Top Picks for Every Budget

Is an Android smartphone all you really want for Christmas but can’t make up your mind as to what exactly to purchase? Thinking of playing secret Santa for mobile tech-loving friends and family? Missed out on the multitude of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, yet know very well additional rounds of promotions are due

Xperia Z1 hands-on review: The best Android handset available today

For years now, Sony has been considered the underdog of the Android arena. The consumer electronics giant was not able to break into the major leagues with its handsets, and saw lukewarm consumer interest in its devices even after bringing its mobile division in-house. That all changed this year, however, as Sony launched a renewed

Sony Xperia Z1 for T-Mobile spotted at Bluetooth SIG

T-Mobile is the only U.S. carrier that has been keen on selling Sony smartphones, and after launching the Xperia Z, it’s the Xperia Z1 that the carrier will be making available to its customers. Following a confirmation by Evleaks, the Xperia Z1 for T-Mobile has been spotted at the Bluetooth SIG, bringing the device one step