According to industry sources, compact versions of flagship smartphones are falling short of sales expectations, due to high price tags and a lack of premium hardware. What can vendors do to make mini handsets more appealing?
In an unexpected turn of events, Sony has just made the unlocked Xperia Z1 Compact available for USA residents. Should you buy it?
Why can’t you have cutting edge specs in a smaller Android smartphone? Size isn’t everything and not everyone wants the biggest screen possible. It’s time more OEMs took a leaf out of Sony’s book and did mini versions right.
Sony has begun the roll out of its Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Xperia Z1 compact. The Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra are set to follow shortly.
Today, Sony has announced that it is to begin rolling out a major Android 4.4 update for its Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1, and the Xperia Z1 Compact, with other devices set to follow.
Sony, really appears to have ‘gotten it’ with their latest compact offering. Dust proof, water resistant, with blazing fast internals and advanced optics, the Xperia Z1 Compact stands alone as a high end yet mini offering. Check out our review of the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact!
We take a look at how the shrunken down versions of the LG and Sony flagships compare in this quick comparison of the LG G2 Mini vs Sony Xperia Z1 Compact!
The LG G2 mini is official, at least in the Netherlands, so we’re able to give you the full rundown on its specs and features. The “mini” version of the LG G2 was first rumored in December, and LG teased it last week for an MWC unveiling.
Here’s a quick look at the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact, a mini smartphone with big specifications.
Sony has kicked off Xperia Z1 Compact pre-order promotions in various European markets, although they’re only offered only for off-contract purchases from its online stores.