Even with display sizes of Android flagships increasing, there is still a line between smartphones and tablets. There are some devices that though that are certainly toeing this rapidly thinning line. One such device is the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, that pushes the size limits of a smartphone, with its massive 6.4-inch display. Other than the gigantic screen, the Xperia Z Ultra is identical to its namesake in terms of features and specifications, and provides the same smooth experience that you’d get with the original, only a significantly larger display.
Even though the Xperia Z Ultra features the same rating for resistance against the elements as its flagship equivalent, [...]
Google has dropped the amount of Google Play Edition devices down to three from five. Until today’s change, Google had the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One (M7) listed on the Play Store. All three devices were shown as out of inventory for some time before they were removed.
It is currently unknown whether or not we will see new Google Play Edition devices, especially with the rumors of Android Silver. Android Silver was expected to replace the Nexus line however, Dave Burke stated that the Nexus line of devices is essential for Google displaying how they believe Android should run.
“You can’t build a platform in the abstract, you have to build a [...]