Xperia A4 SO-04G launched in Japan on NTT DoCoMo

NTT DoCoMo has unveiled its summer 2015 smartphones lineup today and three new Xperia devices i.e. Xperia Z4 SO-03G, Xperia Z4 Tablet SO-05G and Xperia A4 SO-03G are launched. Earlier there were rumors for Xperia Z4 Compact but Xperia SO-04G turned out to be Xperia A4 finally, Japan-specific upgraded variant of Xperia Z3 Compact.

Xperia A4 SO-04G will be available for purchase in Japan on NTT DoCoMo in mid-June 2015, to be available in 4 colors viz. white, black, blue and pink.

Xperia A4 SO-04G

Xperia A4 SO-04G is powered by Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage with a 4.6″ 720p HD display, dimensions as 128 mm ×  66 mm ×  9.1mm weighing 129 grams.

Xperia A4 SO-04G has 2600 mAh embedded battery, 20.7 MP rear cam and 2.2 MP front cam and has IP65/IP68 water resistance certification.

Check out the official photo gallery of Xperia A4 SO-04G below.

Xperia A4 launched in Japan

Xperia A4 in pink, white, black and blue color

White Xperia A4 SO-04G Photo

Black  Xperia A4 SO-04G Photo

Pink  Xperia A4 SO-04G Photo

Blue  Xperia A4 SO-04G Photo

As of now we have seen Xperia Z4, Xperia Z4 Tablet being launched in exclusive and global markets, but Xperia Z4 Compact is still in rumors.

For the time being Xperia Z4 and Xperia A4 are exclusive to the Japanese market only. We will keep you updated if Xperia Z4 hits global markets (though rumors say that Xperia Z4 might hit Verizon in USA).

Drop your comments below.

Source – NTT DoCoMo Japan

Xperia Z4 Compact to be launched on 13 May for NTT DoCoMo in Japan?

Rumors are there that Xperia Z4 Compact SO-04G will be launched in Japan on 13 May at NTT DoCoMo summer model 2015 product launch event. As per the details, NTT DoCoMo is also likely to announce recently launched Xperia Z4 SO-03G and Xperia Z4 Tablet SO-05G also.

NTT DoCoMo has scheduled an event on 13 May where its summer models will be unveiled such as Fujitsu ARROWS series and new LG smartphones along with Sony Xperia models.

Xperia Z4 Compact coming soon?

A few days back an alleged pic from NTT DoCoMo schedule was leaked showing Xperia Z4 Compact‘s model name for Japan. As seen from the screenshot posted below, Xperia Z4 has been assigned SO-03G/SOV31 model number for NTT DoCoMo model.

Xperia Z4 Compact SO-04G info leaked

Below is a screenshot showing the countdown for NTT DoCoMo’s event.

Xperia Z4 Compact launching on NTT DoCoMo

If Xperia Z4 Compact is really going to be launched on 13 May then we can expect Xperia Z4 Compact to feature the same specifications like Xperia Z4 (Check  full specifications of Xperia Z4 here) either with a 4.6″ screen or 4.7″ screen display. Sony used 4.6″ display on

Sony used 4.6″ display on Xperia Z3 Compact while a 4.3″ display on Xperia Z1 Compact. As per the details, Xperia Z4 is supposed to be limited only to Japan and so the Xperia Z4 Compact. Sony may launch Xperia Z3+ as a global variant for Xperia Z4.

Sony may launch Xperia Z3+ as a global variant for Xperia Z4.

We will keep you updated if Xperia Z4 Compact gets unveiled on 13 May in Japan.

Would you like to see a global variant of Xperia Z4 Compact, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Source – GPad TV | NTT DoCoMo

Xperia Z4 Compact SO-04G coming to NTT DoCoMo

It has only been a few days for Xperia Z4 to mark its appearance in Japan officially and now rumors for Xperia Z4 Compact has started floating around. Yesterday some new Xperia models i.e. Sony E5803, Sony E5633, Sony E6683, Sony E6833 got certified at Indonesian Postel site, two of them have been assumed as Xperia Z4 Compact and Xperia Z4 Ultra.

Today an alleged screenshot from NTT DoCoMo’s summer lineup document revealed that Xperia Z4 Compact might be coming to Japan soon with model number SO-04G.

Xperia Z4 Compact SO-04G

Check out the part of leaked document below.

Xperia Z4 Compact SO-04G info leaked

As seen from the screenshot, Xperia Z4 has been assigned SO-03G/SOV31 model number for NTT DoCoMo model.

It is in news that Sony will be launching a different flagship for year 2015 in May and Xperia Z4 will be exclusively available in Japan only.

We will keep you updated once more info comes in regarding Xperia Z4 Compact.

Source – @stagueve

Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair”, Xperia Z2 SO-03F brochure and pics leaked

Xperia SO-04F Altair which was recently spotted at FCC and speculated as Xperia Z2 Compact has now popped up again with solid proof of its existence. Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” and Xperia Z2 SO-03F brochure and pics have been leaked online, both being the handsets for Japan only ( preferably for NTT DoCoMo ).

Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” is spotted in new color range from Sony this time viz. Gray Black, Lavender, Orange and White and specifications very much similar to Xperia Z1 Compact / Xperia Z1F which is refraining us to call it new Xperia Z2F handset. Leaked brochure of Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” also shows the different parts of the handset.

Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” specifications

  • 4.3″ 720p display.
  • 128 × 65 × 9.6mm in dimensions.
  • 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM.
  • Snapdragon MSM8974 800 2.2GHz Quad-Core processor.
  • 20.7 MP rear cam, 2.2 MP front cam.
  • Waterproof and dust resistance enabled.
  • 2300 mAh battery ( embedded ).

Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” Leaked brochure photos

Xperia A2 SO-04F

Xperia A2 SO-04F Altair

Xperia Z2 SO-03F

Xperia Z2 SO-03F is also spotted in the leaked brochures of NTT DoCoMo which clearly indicates that soon Japanese version of Xperia Z2 will make its appearance in market. Interesting no IR blaster is spotted this time which is a flagship characteristic of all Xperia handsets launched in Japan.

Xperia Z2 SO-03F

We will keep you posted as we get more info on the existence of Xperia A2 SO-04F “Altair” and Xperia Z2 SO-03F. Drop your comments below.

via – Smhn




Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) Hands on Expereince Photos

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) is dubbed as Sony Xperia Z1 Mini was launched yesterday on NTT DoCoMo during its 2013-2014 winter spring models launch event in Japan. We also saw Xperia Z1 SO-01F being launched, the Japanese version of global Xperia Z1 which has got some extra features like more internal memory and IR Blaster.

No exact date is available right now on the availability of Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) in market whether it will see an international release or not. Speculations are there that it may be available in late December.

Some of the keen specifications of  Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) are Android – 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, Dimensions – 127mm x 64.9mm x 9.4mm, Display – X-Reality for Mobile, Screen Size – 4.3″ HD 1280×720 resolution, Battery – 2300 mAh, Processor – Snapdragon 800 clocked at 2.2 GHz, Memory – 2GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory, Connectivity – BlueTooth 4.0, LTE enabled, Camera resolution – 20.7 MP rear cam and 2.2 MP front cam, IP 55 / IP 58 dust and water resistance.

Well today we have brought you hands on experience on Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F).

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) Hands on Photos

Sony Xperia Z1 f is available in 4 colors white, black, pink and lime. Check below Sony Xperia Z1 f in all 4 colors.

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) in White Color

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Sony Xperia Z1 f white display

Sony Xperia Z1 f White Back

Sony Xperia Z1 f White Side power button

Sony Xperia Z1 f Magnetic dock

Sony Xperia Z1 f white speaker grill

Sony Xperia Z1 f black 3.5mm headphoen jack

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) in Black Color

Sony Xperia Z1 f black display

Sony Xperia Z1 f black back

Sony Xperia Z1 f Black Power Button

Sony Xperia Z1 f black magnetic dock

Sony Xperia Z1 f black speaker grill

Sony Xperia Z1 f black 3.5 mm headphoen jack

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) in Pink Color

Sony Xperia Z1 f pink display

Sony Xperia Z1 f pink back

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow

Sony Xperia Z1 f pink magnetic dock

Sony Xperia Z1 f pink speaker grill

Sony Xperia Z1 f pink 3.5 mm headphoen jack

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) in Lime Color

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow display

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow  back

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow back

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow  power button

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow magnetic dock

Sony Xperia Z1 f yellow 3.5 mm headphoen jack

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) UI Experience 

Home Screen

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Home Scree

Camera App

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Camera App

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Camera Features

Sony Xperia Z1 f camera resolution

Glove Touch Enabled.

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Gloves touch enable

Media Apps

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Movies app

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Walkman

Sony Xperia Z1 f Album app

System Settings

Sony Xperia Z1 f  Stamina Mode

Sony Xperia Z1 f X-Reality for mobile

Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) is a great phone 🙂 4.3″ screen size with the specs of Xperia Z1 makes it an undisputed winner. Such a fantastic phone but the main question is that will we see a global launch of this device as many people are desperately waiting for it. Xperia Z1 is a bit costly so to compensate it Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) will be an extraordinary substitute.

We know every Xperia fan is happy on the launch of Sony Xperia Z1 f (SO-02F) aka Xperia Z1 Mini, what do you like most about this phone, let us know in comments.

[ Hands on Pic via k-tai.impress ]

Download Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide Pdf

Well it has been a few days only since we saw Xperia A SO-04E Dogo NTT DoCoMo photos and specifications on FCC, now we have brought you Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide’13.5. Yes NTT DoCoMo has released a user manual guide for their to be launched phone Xperia A SO-04E.

Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide Pdf

Only a few specifications of Xperia A SO-04E were featured lately like 5″ full 1080p HD screen, 13 MP rear camera, Android Jelly Bean, 16 GB internal memory, 2GB RAM, 2300 mAH removable battery and dimensions similar to Xperia Z. Nothing have been said about the processor and the chipset, yet we expect Snapdrgon 600 chipset in Xperia A SO-04E. You can download the Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide Pdf from given below link.

Download Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide.pdf I 5.39 MB

Check out in the below pic yourself, the various parts and their functions in Xperia A SO-04E.

Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide

After looking in the Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide’13.5 we found the accessories which will be supplied with it like Desktop Holder SO15, 1Seg antenna cable SO01, microSD card 2GB already inserted in the terminal when bought, Stereo headset with microphone etc. Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide explains all the parts of the phone and functions and all those things which a normal manual guide tell, we don’t want to tell you that. Download the Xperia A SO-04E User Manual Guide and explore the Xperia A specification and other details by yourself. Comments appreciated on views regarding the so leaked speicifcations of Xperia A SO-04E yet.

Xperia A SO-04E Dogo NTT DoCoMo Photos Specifications seen on FCC

It’s not over yet with Xperia Z and Xperia ZL this year it’s confirmed now more Xperia devices will be hitting market this year. The legacy will be continued by Xperia A SO-04E codenamed as Dogo which will be coming to NTT DoCoMo this year 2013. Just now the rumored Xperia A device has been confirmed by FCC that it is under approval. It’s neither a leak nor an official release.

Sony Xperia A SO-04E Photos as seen on FCC

On FCC site we can see various documents filed by Sony Mobile Communications for Xperia S SO-04E Dogo approval under NTT DoCoMo. Check out some of the extracted photos of Xperia S SO-04E Dogo.

Xperia A SO-04E Dogo NTT DoCoMo Leaked photo

Xperia A SO-04E Dogo NTT DoCoMo Photos

Sony Xperia A SO-04E Dogo Features Specifications

Full manual of Xperia A SO-04E Dogo can be seen on FCC site which has somewhat revealed its specifications and photos. Xperia A SO-04E Dogo  is a lot similar to Xperia Z and Xperia ZL in terms of features. When looked from sideways it seems similar to Xperia Z with the location of power button on the same side as in Xperia Z.

Xperia A SO-04E Dogo side view

  • Full 1080P HD display.
  • 5 inch screen.
  • Removable 2300 mAh battery, which is missing from both Xperia Z and Xperia ZL. Images show that Xperia A SO-04E Dogo will be powered by Sony BA950 battery.
  • Internal storage is limited to 16 GB with extended SD card ( supporting SD Card memory details not out yet.
  • 2 GB RAM.
  • Dimensions of Xperia Z SO-04E Dogo are as 139 x 71 x 7.9mm which is similar to as Xperia Z weighing 146 grams same as Xperia Z.
  • LTE Powered.
  • Micro SIM usage.

Xperia A SO-04E Dogo  Camera Details

Rear 13 MP cam with Exmor RS and 2.2MP front cam. You can set cam at 13 MP with image resolution as 4128×3096 and to 12 MP with image resolution as 3920×2940, 4:3 aspect ratio of image size. HDR, Superior Auto mode available.

Same set of earphones are seen as Sony dispatched with Xperia S and Xperia SL, we can see Sony Ericsson logo on them.

No Details about the processor of Xperia A SO-04E Dogo, it is speculated that it may come with Snapdragon-600 chipset but nothing can be said at this moment. Also the android version in the phone isn’t specified which still remains a mystery till we find out this. When seen in the Xperia A SO-04E Dogo user manual guide, Android Jelly Bean version can been seen, same as Xperia Z android 4.1.2 but nothing is said officially about android version yet.

On NTT DoCoMo site we can see that on 15th May 2013 they are releasing their new line up of smartphones for this summer season and we may see Xperia A SO-04E Dogo to be launched at that same time only.

[ Via – FCC ]