Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison with Pics – Shows How big Xperia Z Ultra is.

Xperia Z one of Sony’s most remarkable phone till now was launched with the tag “best of Sony in a smartphone”. Well days have have passed and we saw Xperia ZL, ZR and then the best Xperia Z Ultra, mighty phone from Sony.

Today we have put both Xperia Z and Xperia Z Ultra head to head for a size comparison among them. Xperia Z is 139 x 71 x 7.9 mm in dimension having 5″ full HD 1080p screen with Bravia Engine 2 and on the other hand Xperia Z Ultra is 179.4 x 92.2 x 6.5 mm in dimensions and features a whooping 6.4″ full HD 1080p screen with Triluminos display and X-Reality for mobile ( superior to Bravia Engine 2 ).

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison

Xperia Z Ultra is surely a beast with it’s 6.4″ screen display and 7.06″ in total length. Xperia Z looks so small in front of it. Look at the pics below and decide yourself…Is Xperia Z Ultra really a beast 🙂

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - Top profile

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - Which is Longer

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - Side profile
Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison Horizontal view

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - length

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison pics

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - Top surface

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison - Head to head

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison photo

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison Display screen

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Size Comparison top view profile

Earlier we put Xperia Z Ultra’s Triluminos Display Vs Xperia Z Display and surely Xperia Z Ultra’s display is the best one Sony has produced yet.

Xperia Z Ultra’s Triluminos Display Vs Xperia Z Display Comparison

Now we bet you are clearly able to see how big Xperia Z Ultra is and Xperia Z looks so small in front of it, though a 5″ screen phone itself is a big one.

Let us know what do you think actually regarding the monstrous size of  Xperia Z Ultra which is categorized in phone category rather than a phablet by Sony. Drop your comments below.

Image Credits – Matts Lindmark, Thanks Buddy 🙂

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update Rolled, Brings X-Reality for Mobile

Well a few days back we saw PTCRB listing 14.1.B.1.510 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra all variants and it was expected that 14.1.B.1.493 firmware will bring X-Reality for Mobile in display settings which is missing from Xperia Z- Ultra configurations.

Just now we have spotted a new 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update being rolled for Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version which has brought very much awaited “X-Reality for Mobile” feature 🙂

Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update confirmed in Jakarta ( Indonesia ), Hong Kong 🙂 Some users also spotted the update on Taiwan version of handset. It’s a major update over previous 14.1.B.0.475 firmware.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update details

  • Phone – Xperia Z Ultra C6802
  • Android Version – 4.2.2
  • Baseband version – 8974-AAAAANAZQ-10220006-09
  • Kernel – 3.4.0
  • Build number – 14.1.B.1.510 firmware

14.1.B.1.510 firmware update is available via PC Companion / SUS and Bridge. Connect your Xperia Z Ultra to them check for any 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update  notification and update as per on-screen instructions.

14.1.B.1.510 firmware has brought a lot many new features to Xperia Z Ultra C6802 and we expect the same to come in all variants of Xperia Z Ultra LTE versions.

If you haven’t got 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update notification yet then you can manually update it via flashing the ftf file.

Download Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware ftf file

Download C6802_14.1.B.1.510_GENERIC Taiwan.ftf  | 774.9 MB

OR

Download C6802_14.1.B.1.510_GENERIC Taiwan.ftf | 775 MB

Software info above ftf file added below.

software info of Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware

Download above ftf and flash with the help of flashtool, no root required.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware Review / Screenshots / Changelog

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update has brought “X-Reality for Mobile”, the best feature in this update.

  • X-Reality for Mobile Included.

X-Reality for mobile in display settings in Xperia Z Ultra C6802 14.1.B.1.510 firmware

  • Superior Auto mode included in camera settings.
  • A beautiful enhancement of stock email.
  • Battery life is improved a lot.
  • Video quality increased due to X-Reality.
  • One-hand keyboard operation possible now.
  • White background UI. ( White – Grey actually )
  • More than one small app can be opened now, just like we saw in leaked Honami ROM.
  • New Widgets added – Clock, Alarm Clock, Calculator etc.
  • Messaging app refreshed design.
  • Overall performance increased and smoother firmware.

All Xperia Z Ultra C6802 users must be now over 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update, well if you have have updated your Xperia Z Ultra, let us know any more major changes you noticed in the 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update.

Thanks beenoliu 🙂

Purple Xperia Z Ultra C6802 spotted with X-Reality for Mobile UI 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

A prototype of purple Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 has been spotted with X-Reality for Mobile UI and the 14.1.B.1.493 firmware in China. It seems the unit is not for sale yet as what a label says.

Purple Xperia Z Ultra C6802 spotted with X-Reality

Original Poster at Gfan posted some pics of purple Xperia Z Ultra with new 14.1.B.1.493 firmware and Bluetooth headset SBH52. Pics confirmed that 14.1.B.1.493 firmware will definitely bring the new UI to Xperia Z Ultra including X-Reality for Mobile which was missing from Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version and Bravia Engine 2 is their till 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update.

Purple Xperia Z Ultra C6802 spotted with X-Reality for Mobile UI 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

Software info reads 1271-5715_14.1.B.1.493 Generic User, Global HSPA_ version.

Puraple Xperia Z Ultra C6802 spotted.

A few days back we saw PTCRB certifying 14.1.B.1.510, 14.1.B.1.515  firmware for all version of Xperia Z Ultra.

14.1.B.1.493 firmware is expected to come officially with the launch of Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6843/C6833/C6806 versions. Hope we see it soon as Xperia Z Ultra uses are highly waiting for X-Reality to come on device.

[ via – Gfan ]

X Reality for Mobile Xperia Z Ultra coming during 9 September 2013 week

X-Reality for mobile is presently missing from Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSAP+ version and it is speculated that with the launch of Xperia Z Ultra LTE version, users will see X-Reality for Mobile in it.

X Reality for Mobile Xperia Z Ultra coming during 9 Sept., 2013 week

As seen from the White Paper published for Xperia Z Ultra LTE variants C6843/C6833/C6806, it seems X-Reality is missing from them also and it may come in the upcoming firmware updates for them.

Sony quoted it officially about the feature X-Reality for mobile in the white papers published for Xperia Z Ultra C6843/C6833/C6806/C6802 variants and will come in week commencing 9th September, 2013.

Check the below quote from white paper.

X-Reality for Xperia Z Ultra C6843 coming in commencing week 9 Sept. 2013

Yesterday we saw new 14.1.B.1.510, 14.1.B.1.515 Firmware Certified by PTCRB for all Xperia Z Ultra versions, well so X-Reality will come in those certified firmwares or with another higher firmware build certified 14.1.B.1.493.

[ via – Sony Developers ]



Xperia Z Ultra 14.1.B.1.510, 14.1.B.1.515 Firmware Certified by PTCRB

Recently we saw 14.1.B.0.475 firmware rolling out for Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version which is the only version of Xperia Z Ultra available till now. Well today some more firmwares have been certified for Xperia Z Ultra on PTCRB website and for the very first time we saw any firmware being listed for two new LTE version of Xperia Z Ultra namely C6843 and C6806, all expected as Android 4.2.2.

[ UPDATE ] – 27 August

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update Rolled OUT – Brings X-Reality for Mobile

PTCRB certified New firmwares 14.1.B.1.510, 14.1.B.1.515  for Xperia Z Ultra

Now all versions of Xperia Z Ultra have a certified firmware, out of which only Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version is available for users and other 3 LTE version of Xperia Z Ultra are expected to come in upcoming month of September.

 Xperia Z Ultra 14.1.B.1.510 firmware certified

PTCRB has certified Xperia Z Ultra 14.1.B.1.510 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra C6802 ( XL39h) HSPA+ version and LTE versions C6806, C6833, C6843.

Xperia Z Ultra 14.1.B.1.510, 14.1.B.1.515 Firmware Certified by PTCRB

 Xperia Z Ultra 14.1.B.1.515 firmware certified

Only Xperia Z Ultra C6843 has also been certified with another 14.1.B.1.515 firmware, a higher firmware build over 14.1.B.1.510 firmware and 14.1.B.1.506 firmware. 

[ UPDATE ] – 27 August

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update Rolled OUT – Brings X-Reality for Mobile

Both above firmware are lower build for 14.1.B.1.493 firmware which was listed a long time ago, it is expected to bring X-Reality in Xperia Z Ultra’s all variants.

Well as now for all version of Xperia Z Ultra, a firmware has been certified, it won’t take a long time in the official launch of  LTE version of Xperia Z Ultra.

[ via PTCRB 1,2,3,4 ]

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Minor 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update Rolled out

A few days back 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update was rolled on Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version and yesterday PTCRB certified 14.1.B.0.475 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra and just today it has rolled out.

14.1.B.0.475 firmware update confirmed in Hong Kong.

[ UPDATE ] – 27 August

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ 14.1.B.1.510 firmware update Rolled OUT – Brings X-Reality for Mobile

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Minor 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update Rolled out

14.1.B.0.475 firmware update is available over both PC Companion as well as SUS. Well as seen it is a minor update only, doesn’t bring X-Reality for mobile yet. It is expected to come in next major update as 14.1.B.1.493 firmware.

Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Minor 14.1.B.0.475 firmware

  • Android – 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • Baseband Version – 8974-AAAAANAZQ-10200011-08
  • Kernel – 3.4.0
  • Firmware Build Number – 14.1.B.0.475

A slight change is noticed in both baseband and kernel version in this new 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update.

If you haven’t received not 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update notification yet and want to update your phone then you can manually flash your phone with the ftf given below.

Download C6802_14.1.B.0.475_GENERIC Hong Kong.ftf | 779 Mb
[ via beenoliu ]

Below file is extracted from GLOBAL-HSPA_14.1.B.0.475. Software customization info added below.

Software info of Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Minor 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update

If you have got the 14.1.B.0.475 firmware update, let us know if you noticed any changes in it…

Thanks beenoliu  🙂

Xperia Z Ultra’s Triluminos Display Vs Xperia Z Display Comparison

Sony’s latest Xperia Z Ultra features whooping 6.4 inch full HD 1080p “Triluminos Display” screen with 342 ppi pixel density which is best yet seen in any Xperia smartphone. Though in its promotion we saw X-Reality for mobile in Xperia Z Ultra but it is missing in recently launched Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version, soon it is expected to get in new firmware version.

On the other hand Xperia Z and Xperia ZL both features 5 inch full HD 1080p display screen with 443 ppi pixel density (Xperia Z ) having Mobile Bravia Engine 2 in it. Both Xperia Z and Xperia Z Ultra have wonderful display screen, though Xperia Z was criticized by many users for it’s not very good viewing angels. Let’s see comparing both…

Xperia Z Ultra’s Triluminos Display Vs Xperia Z Display

Today we have put Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z against each other comparing their display, check it out and decide yourself who wins 🙂 Notice the viewing angles and brightness…

Top view of both phones.

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Google Chrome Website layout comparison

Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z featuring same wallpaper.

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Home Scree layout Comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - LockScreen layout comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Red Xperia Wallpaper Comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Similar City Wallpaper Display comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Similar Hill Wallpaper Display comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Similar Pond water Wallpaper Display comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Similar Wallpaper Display comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Maps layout comparison

Z Ultra and Xperia Z featuring same captured pic.

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - True Photo colors comparison

Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z seen with different view angles.

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Viewing Angles Comparison - Bottom view

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Viewing Angles Comparison - Top  view

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z - Viewing Angles Comparison

Xperia Z Ultra Vs Xperia Z Display

Image Credits :- “Matts Lindmark“, Thanks for sending 🙂

Xperia Z Ultra seems a lot better to us than Xperia Z, Xperia Z Ultra surely have better display and viewing angles. What do you think guys, Xperia Z Ultra wins this display comparison isn’t it ? Let us know your views in comments.

PTCRB certified first Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version has been launched at many places and it’s firmware updates have also come, latest being 14.1.B.1.493 firmware. Well till now LTE version of Xperia Z Ultra C6833 was missing from any news, it is again back now, we just spotted first firmware certified for it.

Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE gets First 14.1.B.1.493 firmware certified by PTCRB

Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE version has appeared on PTCRB firmware listings for the first time. PTCRB has just certified first firmware for Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE version, dated 9 August. It seems the first initial build for Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE.

Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE gets First 14.1.B.1.493 firmware certified by PTCRB

14.1.B.1.493 firmware was also spotted on Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version which may get it similar UI just like as we saw in Xperia Z Ultra launch and also X-Reality for mobile so now when this 14.1.B.1.493 firmware  is certified by PTCRB for both version, it may be launched soon and soon we can expect the launch of Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE version.

Are you excited about Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE version…

[ via – PTCRB ]

PTCRB Certifed Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Jelly Bean 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

A few days ago Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update for Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ was rolled out over its last 14.1.B.0.461 version which came in stock. Well just now we spotted PTCRB listing another 14.1.B.1.493 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra C6802.

If you haven’t updated to 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update yet then use below link to update.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update Rolled Out

[ UPDATE ]

Xperia Z Ultra C6833 LTE gets First 14.1.B.1.493 firmware certified

PTCRB Certifed Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Jelly Bean 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

Dated 6 August 5 firmware updates are listed as 14.1.B.0.446, 14.1.B.0.450, 14.1.B.0.461, 14.1.B.0.471, 14.1.B.1.493 out of which 14.1.B.0.471 firmware has already been officially rolled as said above. Well above updates were listed as per ECO ( Engineering Change Order ) request.

PTCRB Certifed Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Jelly Bean 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 as present misses the type of UI as shown during it’s launch, even the X-Reality for mobile is also missing from display settings and Bravia Engine 2 appears at it’s place. It is being expected that this new 14.1.B.1.493 firmware will bring X-Reality ( Still as Speculation only ) to Xperia Z Ultra C6802 and soon we can expect the 14.1.B.1.493 firmware to be rolled out 😉

If you have got this update on your Xperia Z Ultra, let us know in comments…

[ via – PTCRB ]

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update ftf

Talking of firmware updates Sony is releasing them too fast now, in previous two days we have seen Sony rolling 4.2.2 10.3.1.A.0.244 firmware update for Xperia Z, ZL and ZR. Though Xperia ZR got it’s first android 4.2.2 update.

Just now we have seen Xperia Z C6802 HSPA+ version has received an Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update over its previous 14.1.B.0.461 firmware version. It is the first update for Xperia Z Ultra.

[ UPDATE ]

PTCRB Certifed Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Jelly Bean 14.1.B.1.493 firmware

14.1.B.0.471 firmware update confirmed in Hong Kong, Malasiya. Rest regions will also get it soon.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update Details

  • Android – 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • Baseband Version – 8974-AAAAANAZQ-10200011-05
  • Kernel – 3.4.0
  • Firmware Build Number – 14.1.B.0.471

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update seems to be a minor update over the stock 14.1.B.0.461 firmware version. 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update is available over both PC companion as well as on SUS. 

A little change in the kernel and baseband suggesting it’s just a minor update.

Connect your Xperia Z Ultra to PC Companion and look for a notification like this, if you have go it then proceed for update.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update via PC Companion

First reboot after the update will take some time, so don’t panic. Thanks beenoliu 🙂 for above screenshots.

If you haven’t got the update notification for 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update then you can install it by manual flashing.

Update Xperia Z Ultra C6802 on Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update Manually

Download the 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update ftf from below link and flash it on your phone. Do not cross flash it on Xperia Z. Below ftf file is extracted from:-

  • Phone Model – Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL39h (PM-0530-BV)
  • Bands – HSPA +(GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, UMTS FDD: Band I/Band II/Band IV/Band V/Band VIII)
  • Phone Software Version – GLOBAL-HSPA_14.1.B.0.471

Download C6802_14.1.B.0.471_GENERIC Hong Kong.ftf | 779 MB

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware Customization info

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware Customization info.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update Changelog

14.1.B.0.471 firmware update is a minor update and has brought only a few changes like…

  • More smooth update.
  • Still on this new firmware, old UI is there without X-Relaity support, thats weird huh :/ Still in settings Bravia Engine 2 is displayed. It is speculated that after the 14.1.B.1.493 firmware update for Xperia Z Ultra, X-Reality for mobile will come in phone, it may be seen with the launch of Xperia Z Ultra LTE version in September.
  • AnTuTu score has risen up to 33099 in 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update from 30233 in previous 14.1.B.0.461 firmware version.

AnTuTu score has risen up to 33099 in 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update from 30233 in previous 14.1.B.0.461 firmware version

  • Camera quality improved a lot.
  • Stylus input response has been improved now.
  • Performance improved.

No root access is available till now on this new and previous firmware. If you have updated your Xperia Z Ultra C6802, then let us know if you saw any more changes in the firmware or any bugs, all comments are appreciated.

Install Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware ftf

Xperia Z Ultra is now available across the world and many users have got their hands on it. Some days back we saw PTCRB listing Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware and now the same firmware is on the real device.

[ UPDATE ]

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.471 firmware update Rolled out.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware

Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware Details

  • Android – 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • Baseband Version – 8974-AAAAANAZQ-10200011-04
  • Kernel – 3.4.0
  • Firmware Build Number – 14.1.B.0.461

Same old kernel as like in Xperia Z.

Install Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware ftf

C6802 is HSPA+ version of Xperia Z Ultra, and we have got our hands on Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware ftf file. Well you can now download it and check out the new features in Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware.

Download Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware ftf file from given below link.

Below ftf is extracted from :-

Software info of Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware

  • Phone Model – Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL39h (PM-0530-BV)
  • Bands – HSPA +(GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, UMTS FDD: Band I/Band II/Band IV/Band V/Band VIII)
  • Brand – Generic Hong Kong
  • Customization Version – 1276-0361_R4A
  • Phone Software Version – GLOBAL-HSPA_14.1.B.0.461

Works for every HSPA+ version of Xperia Z Ultra.

Download C6802_14.1.B.0.461_GENERIC Hong Kong.ftf | 779 MB

Download the above file and you can install it and check various other features of the  Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware. Let us know if find any interesting app in its system…

Rooting Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware is not possible now, soon we will see root on it 🙂 If any developer is interested in rooting Xperia Z Ultra C6802 Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.461 firmware, we have below posted the kernel.sin and build.prop files of Xperia Z Ultra C6802.

Download  kernel.sin and build.prop files of Xperia Z Ultra C6802

Download Kernel.sin+build.prop.zip I 7 MB

Sony has already confirmed that soon Android 4.3 will be released for whole Xperia Z series including Xperia Z, ZL, ZR, Z Ultra, Tablet Z and Xperia SP.

Thanks beenoliu 🙂

Install Xperia Honami, ZU Album,Walkman,Movies App on Xperia S LT26i ,SL,Ion

We have posted tutorials regarding a lot many leaked Xperia Honami and Xperia Z Ultra aka ZU apps and widget and today we have got for you is the main media apps from Xperia Honami and Xperia ZU system.

If you haven’t install any Honami mods yet, you can install from given below link.

Install Xperia Honami i1 ,Xperia ZU Home Launcher and Widgets on Xperia S,SL,Z,ZL

Download Xperia Z Ultra ZU, Xperia Honami Android 4.2.2 Official Themes and wallpapers

Install Honami,ZU Messaging, Calendar, Clock, Album App on Xperia S SL

Install Xperia Honami, ZU Album,Walkman,Movies App on Xperia S,SL,Ion

Let’s see how to install all media apps from Xperia Honami. New layout and more settings are added in these new version of apps. All media apps are from android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware.

Requirement 

  • Phones Required – Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion – Tested. May work on Xperia P also.
  • Must have latest Jelly Bean update. To update your Xperia S and SL, please refer to link below.

How to Flash Xperia S, SL Jelly Bean 6.2.B.0.211 World-India ftf file ?

  • Root access is required. To root your phone, check our link below on how to.

How to Root Xperia S, Z, SP, ZL, P, Go, Acro S, Ion Jelly Bean by DooMLoRD Easy Rooting Toolkit v15

  • Deodexed ROM is needed to install. Get your Xperia S and SL ROM deodexed by visiting given below link.

How to Deodex Xperia S, SL 6.2.B.0.211 Jelly Bean Odex stock ROM ?

After confirming all above 3 requirements, proceed below.

How to Install ?

Download the latest Xperia Honami and Xperia ZU Album, Walkman, Movies App apk from given below link.

Download Xperia ZU Walkman App

Download Xperia ZU Walkman App

Download SemcMusic.apk

Download Xperia ZU Album app / Movies app.

Install  Xperia ZU Album app on Xperia S SL Ion

Install Xperia ZU Movies app on Xperia S SL Ion

Combined link of all 3 apks are added below.

Download [Signed]Walkman Album and Video Of Xperia ZU.zip

Download the zip file from above link, Extract all the three apks of Music, Movies and Album and keep it aside.

Warning

Before installing above apks please back up all your related apks of Album,Movies,Videos in case you find any bug or not able to install them, you can restore your original media apps.

How to Install ?

  1. You can also flash the above zip file to get all three apps on your device. Flash it in Recovery > Reboot. Or you can try below method.
  2. Copy and replace the above 3 apks in system/app folder setting permissions as rw-r-r.
  3. Reboot your phone.
  4. Done 🙂

 

Please push in system/app normal install won’t work. In case you find any problems in installing them, let us know in comments, we will help you out. In case they worked for your or not please leave a feedback below it will help our fellow readers and users to know about the bugs and other things.

Xperia Z Ultra Price in India Rs 44990 – Listed at Infibeam, Saholic, Flipkart

Sony Xperia Z Ultra, the very much awaited phone which was launched recently at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai a month back. After being listed in various markets across the world. Xperia Z Ultra has finally arrived in Indian market today. It’s a good news for Sony fans in India, after the success of Xperia Z and Xperia ZL in India, Sony will try the same with Xperia Z Ultra.

HSPA+ version of Xperia Z Ultra has been launched in India for now.

Xperia Z Ultra Price in India Rs 44990 - Listed at Infibeam, Saholic

Xperia Z Ultra Price in India Rs 44990 – Listed at Infibeam, Saholic, Flipkart

Sony Xperia Z Ultra, company’s first phablet has now being officially listed in online stores like Infibeam and Saholic. Xperia Z Ultra has been priced at Rs 44990 in India which is around $757.15. Xperia Z Ultra is available in stock in Black and White color at both stores and expectPromotion (MONSOON5)ed delivery time is from 5-7 days at both stores.

Buy Xperia Z Ultra from Flipkart at Rs 44990

Flipkart has listed all three colors of Xperia Z Ultra. To buy through Flipkart, please follow the links given below.

Flipkart Buy Xperia Z Ultra – Black

Flipkart Buy Xperia Z Ultra – White

Flipkart Buy Xperia Z Ultra – Purple

Buy Xperia Z Ultra from Infibeam at Rs 43990 – Additional 5% Discount on Rs 49900

Infibeam has listed Xperia Z Ultra at Rs 44990, available in Black Color with manufacturer warranty, expected shipping time is 5-7 days.

5 % Discount Coupon on Infibeam for Xperia Z Ultra

You can get a promotional discount of Rs 1000 on on Infibeam by using Coupon code – “MONSOON5” which will give you additional 5% on total price so you can buy Xperia Z Ultra at Rs 43990 from Infibeam now 🙂

To get Xperia Z Ultra at Rs 43990 from Infibeam, visit below link only.  ( coupon works on purchase from below link only ).

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Buy Xperia Z Ultra from Infibeam at Rs 43990

On purchase of Xperia Z Ultra from Saholic, they are providing 16 GB Micro SD card free and 1 year WorldWide Theft Insurance with Xperia Z Ultra at an additional cost of Rs 675 and with the guarantee that if they don’t deliver in 6 business days, they will pay if they delay.

As earlier expected Xperia Z Ultra is launched at the same price as it is launched in other parts of world, let us know will you be buying Xperia Z Ultra or want to wait for much rumored device Xperia Honami 😛

Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL39h Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware certified

On 25 June we saw Sony launching officially Xperia Z Ultra at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai. The then we are seeing daily something getting leaked either from Xperia Z Ultra’s system dump or from rumored Xperia Honami’s system dump 😛 Now we have spotted the first initial build of Jelly Bean Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL39h Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware certified by PTCRB

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 HSPA+ version, besides Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806 and C6833 has got it’s initial Jelly Bean Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware listed on PTCRB site on 8 July. This is the very first firmware certified for Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL395 yet.

Xperia Z Ultra C6802, XL39h Jelly Bean Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware certified by PTCRB This Jelly Bean Android 4.2.2 14.1.B.0.438 firmware for Xperia Z Ultra can be the latest initial build or the version which we will see in the official release of the phone. Well we don’t have to wait too long to see this.

Below you can find some stuffs which have been leaked from Xperia Z Ultra’s system dump…

Install Xperia Honami i1, Xperia Z Ultra as ZU Home Launcher Widgets on Xperia S,SL,Z,ZL

Download Xperia Z Ultra ZU, Xperia Honami Android 4.2.2 Official Themes and Wallpapers

Are you excited about Xperia Z Ultra….

Install Xperia Honami i1,ZU Home Launcher Widgets on Xperia S,SL,Z,ZL

Xperia Z Ultra has been creating news since it’s launch and the rumored Xperia Honami i1 has just followed it. A bit amusing thing is that, Xperia Z Ultra has been launched but rather than leak of it, we are seeing leaks from Xperia Honami 😛 Well some days back we posted Xperia Z Ultra ZU and Xperia Honami Android 4.2.2 Official Themes and wallpapers and now we present you the official Xperia Home Launcher and new widgets from Xperia Honami i1 to be installed on Xperia S, SL, Acro S and Ion.

Installing Xperia Honami Home Launcher version 6.0.A.0.12 and Widgets

Xperia Honami is expected to come with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean but as we all know that Xperia Z and Xperia ZL have officially been updated to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware but as we compared we saw older version of Xperia Home Launcher 5.3.A.0.3 in Xperia Z which points that very soon Xperia Z and ZL will be getting another android 4.2.2 update to match the UI of Xperia Honami and Xperia Z Ultra.

Installing Xperia Honami Home Launcher version 6.0.A.0.12

 What’s new in Xperia Honami ?

  • Xperia Honami Android 4.2.2 Home Launcher Version 6.0.A.0.12.
  • New Home Screen Widgets, New Clock, New Quick settings.
  • New Camera settings widget.

Requirements 

  • Your device must be atleast on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean “DeOdexed” ROM, if you don’t have deodexed ROM then either flash it or make your stock ROM to a deodex one. Works flawlessly on DeOdexed ROM.

How to Deodex Xperia S, SL 6.2.B.0.211 Jelly Bean Odex stock ROM ?

How to Deodex Xperia Z Android 4.2.2 10.3.A.0.423 Jelly Bean Stock Odex ROM ?

  • Device must be rooted on Jelly Bean, if it is not check below link on how to root ?

How to root Xperia S, SL on Jelly Bean 6.2.B.0.200 / 6.2.B.0.211 firmware by one click DooMLoRD Easy Rooting Toolkit V14 ?

  • CWM Recovery must be installed on your device or any other recovery. If you don’t have recovery installed, then you can install CWM recovery v6.0.3.0. Check below link on how to install ?

How to Install CWM Recovery v6.0.3.0 on Xperia S, SL, Acro S,Xperia Z, ZL Jelly Bean on LOCKED bootloader – Supports other Xperia Devices also.

Download Xperia Honami i1 / Z Ultra Xperia Home Launcher and Widgets

#1 – For Xperia S, SL, Ion, Acro S only – XHDPI Phones

Download Xperia Honami i1 Home Launcher v6.0.A.0.12
Download Honami_Home_Xperia_S_v2_autorotation_pag_hide.zip [ LINK UPDATED 15-07-13 ]

Download Xperia Honami i1 Widgets
Download Xperia i1 Honami Widgets.zip
MD5 Sum: 6beb516c9b3300195d86efd553b13079

#2 – For Xperia Z, ZL only – XXHDPI Phones

Download Xperia_i1_HOME.zip
MD5 Sum: c3a3ac2192325ce5a52636874b08b718

Download Xperia i1 Honami Widgets.zip
MD5 Sum: 6beb516c9b3300195d86efd553b13079

How to Install ?

  • Flash the above two files in CWM recovery on your device.
  • Wipe the Cache and Dalvik Cache.
  • Reboot your device now.
  • After rebooting clean the data of “Xperia Home” by navigating to “Settings > Apps > All Apps and clear the data”.

It’s done 🙂 Now enjoy the new Xperia Home Launcher and widgets on your Xperia device 🙂 If you face any problem in installing do let us know, drop comments.

[ Via – XDA ]

Xperia Z Ultra ZU,Xperia Honami Android 4.2.2 Official Themes


It has only been 5 days since we saw an official release of Sony Xperia Z Ultra aka Xperia ZU and from the very same day we have been seeing so many leaks, some related to Xperia Honami i1 Pictures from the system dump and some related to many firmware related leaks of Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Honami i1.

Today we present you the official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean themes and wallpaper straight from the system dump of Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Honami i1.

Some people have posted themes and wallpapers saying they are from system dump of Xperia Z Ultra and some are saying they are from Xperia Honami i1 😛 No matter what but they share almost same wallpapers and themes, so nothing to worry about 🙂

Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Honami i1 Lock Screen theme

Download Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Honami i1 official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Themes

#1 – For Xperia S, SL, Ion, Acro S only – XHDPI Phones

Requirement 

  • XHDPI resolution phones – Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion. Working on T, TL, TX, V also.
  • Rooted Phone. If you phone is not rooted take help of below given link.

How to root Xperia S, SL on Jelly Bean 6.2.B.0.200 / 6.2.B.0.211 firmware by one click DooMLoRD Easy Rooting Toolkit V14 ?

  • CWM / TWRP recovery installed. If recovery is not installed on your phone, then refer to our guide on installing CWM recovery by just one click.

How to Install CWM Recovery v6.0.3.0 on Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Jelly Bean on LOCKED bootloader – Supports other Xperia Devices also.

  • Additional Requirement – In case you are getting an error, then Please DeOdex your ROM. It works mainly on DeOdex ROM only flawlessly 🙂 DeOdex only if you get error 😛

How To Install official Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Honami i1 official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Themes ?

Do make a back up of your existing themes before making any changes ever 😛 You will loose you android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean themes after installing t

  • Download the below mentioned file.

Download ZuThemes.zip I 3.87 MB
MD5 Sum: b34009219c5b8e58e81841db8ddb27c9

  • Save the above “.zip” file on your phone’s SD card.
  • Flash the “.zip” file in recovery.

Done 🙂

Flashing Steps in CWM v6.0.3.0 recovery

  1. Reboot Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion in recovery. On seeing Sony logo, keep pressing the “Volume Up” button. You will blue light blinked and the green light. Then phone boots in recovery.
  2. To navigate use “Power Button” for selecting and “Volume up and down” button for scrolling up and down through list of options.
  3. Choose option “Install zip from SD Card” > Navigate to your save zip file > Select it > Choose Yes install zip from SD card”. As soon as installing starts you will see log below. After it is finished, Choose “Go Back” and “Reboot system now”.

As soon as phone reboots normally, you will see the new android 4.2.2 Jell Bean Themes from Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Honami i1. It’s Done enjoy the new latest themes 🙂

Check out all the latest themes in the given below gallery…

Alternate method of Installing Themes – Installing Manually

If you are not willing to leave your latest Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean themes and want to keep the android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean themes then we have a solution. Below mentioned procedure will keep both themes.

  • Root Needed. For rooting steps see above mentioned link.
  • Download the required theme file from below link

Download Xperia ZU themes.zip

  • Above Downloaded files has 8 signed apks of themes, just push all apks to “system/app”, set permissions (RW-R-R) and reboot your device.

It’s done now you can enjoy both Android 4.1.2 and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean themes 🙂

#2 – For Xperia Z, ZL only – XXHDPI Phones

Requirement

  • XXHDPI Phones – Xperia Z, ZL
  • Rooted Xperia Z, ZL with Recovery installed. To root and to install recovery please look above mentioned steps. DeOdex you ROM in case you are getting any error.

Installing Themes

  • Download the Xperia ZU Theme files package from below.

Download Xperia Z Ultra Themes (XZ).zip
MD5 Sum: 5bd66f58252ff66962e0e3750f7c8bdf

  • Flash the above “zip” file in recovery.
  • To install manually, you can also push to “system/app” with right permissions (RW-R-R) and reboot.

Download Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Honami i1 official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Wallpapers

Download Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Honami i1 official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Wallpapers

Download Xperia ZU , Xperia Honami i1 Wallpapers from given below link.

Download Xperia Z Ultra Wallpapers.zip

If you face any difficulty in installing themes for your device then please comment mentioning your device and the problem, we will help you out 🙂 Do you like these new wallpapers and themes, personally we liked the previous Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean themes and wallpapers more.

Thanks to all developers from XDA for bringing out all themes and wallpapers 🙂
[ Via XDA 1, 2,3 ]

Xperia Z Ultra Price €729 SmartWatch 2 SW2 Price €199 in France Europe

It has just been a while since we saw Sony launching Xperia Z Ultra and SmartWatch SW2 at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai. Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806, C6833, HSPA+ C6802 White Paper were released today a bit ago and just now we have got a specific information on the price on Xperia Z Ultra and the Sony SmartWatch SW2 from none other then official Sony Xperia France tweet.

Xperia Z Ultra Price €729 in France – Europe

Sony Xperia France Twitter official account has just made a statement commenting on the release date and the approx. price of Xperia Z Ultra in France – Europe.

Tweet made by Sony Xperia France show below…

Xperia Z Ultra : available in France in the third quarter, at an indicative price of €729 across France – Europe

Xperia Z Ultra Price €729 in France - Europe

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Launched Features, Specifications, Price Revealed, Photo Gallery

Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806, C6833, HSPA+ C6802 White Paper Download / User Manual Guide

Sony SmartWatch SW2 Price €199 in France – Europe

Soon we can aslo expect the launch of Sony SmartWatch SW2 as Sony Xperia France has also tweeted regarding the price and release date of Sony SmartWatch SW2.

Tweet made by Sony Xperia France show below…

Sony SmartWatch : released in France late September to Price €199.

Sony SmartWatch SW2 Price €199 in France - Europe

 

At a price of €729 Xperia Z Ultra will be the costliest phablet in the market as per now but seeing it’s features the price is accurate afterall Xperia Z Ultra is the world’s fastest smartphone with largest full HD Display 🙂

There are also rumors that Sony €719 in the Dutch / Netherlands market, so we expect the Xperia Z Ultra will be launched around some €650 to €700. If price is speculated same will be seen in Indian market at around Rs 52000-Rs 54000.

What do you think regarding the price has it been correctly quoted, do let us know…

Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806, C6833, HSPA+ C6802 White Paper Download

Yesterday only Sony Mobile Communications launched the world’s first phone with Snapdragon 800 2.2 Ghz Quad-Core processor with full 1080p HS 6.4″ screen at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai. Till then this beast Xperia Z Ultra is making news world wide. It deserves all the fame and glory which is attracted toward it 🙂

Sony Xperia Z Ultra

To check out what Sony Xperia Z Ultra delivers do check the below link for detailed specifications and features…

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Launched Features, Specifications, Price Revealed, Photo Gallery

Sony Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806, C6833, HSPA+ C6802 White Paper

Sony made official listing of Xperia Z Ultra under coming soon label on it’s global website and just now Xperia Z Ultra white papers have been made available. Xperia Z Ultra will be available in 3 different variants. Sony has not released Xperia Z Ultra manual pdf / User manual guide yet but the White Paper pdf has been released just now.

  • Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6806 

Z Ultra C6833 supported bands : UMTS HSPA+ 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz; GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz; LTE (Bands I, II, III, IV, V, VII, VIII, XX).

Download Xperi Z Ultra LTE C6806 white paper

Download Xperia_Z_Ultra_LTE_C6806_WP_1.pdf I 860 KB

  • Xperia Z Ultra LTE C6833

Xperia Z Ultra C6806 supported bands : UMTS HSPA+ 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz; GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz LTE (Bands I, II, IIII, V, VII, VIII, XVII).

Download Xperi Z Ultra LTE C6833 white paper

Download Xperia_Z_Ultra_LTE_C6833_WP_1.pdf I 860 KB

  • Xperia Z Ultra HSPA+ C6802

Xperia Z Ultra C6802 supported bands : UMTS HSPA+ 850 (Band V), 900 (Band VIII), 1700 (Band IV), 1900 (Band II), 2100 (Band I) MHz; GSM GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz.

Download Xperi Z Ultra LTE C6802 white paper

Download Xperia_Z_Ultra_HSPA_C6802_WP_1.pdf I 830 KB

Sony has not made any statement regarding the price of the Xperia Z Ultra, soon we will see it as it is expected to be launched in Q3 of 2013. Xperia Z Ultra manual have not been released yet, we are waiting for it. Download the white papers and check what has been hidden in this beast 😛

[ Via – Sony ]

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Launched Features, Specifications, Price Revealed

Finally the world has got its greatest smartphone made yet from Sony, yes we are talking about much rumored Xperia Z Ultra which has now been officially launched by Sony today at Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai. Xperia Z Ultra is much like a phablet stepped into the shoes of Xperia Z 🙂 Sony has come up with many great features this time with Xperia Z Ultra. Water resistant, full HD TRILUMINOUS Display with latest X-Reality technology and the mega Snapdragon 800 2.2 Ghz Quad-Core processor powered, all these features make Xperia Z Ultra a beast in smartphone category.

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Xperia Z Ultra – Features, Specifications at a glance

Sony Mobile communications has termed Sony Xperia Z Ultra as the “Slimmest Full HD Smartphone”, “Largest Full HD Smartphone Display” and the most important tag that Sony Xperia Z Ultra deserves is “Fastest Smartphone Processor”. Well it’s a breif let’s look at Sony Xperia Z Ultra detailed specifications.

 Xperia Z Ultra Display

  • Sony Xperia Z Ultra has 6.4″ Full 1080p HD TRILUMINOUS Diplay with X-Reality Mobile engine.
  • 1920 x 1080 screen resolution.
  • Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2.
  • 342 ppi which is a good pixel per inch density but we think it’s not enough, the same ppi was also seen in an year old device Xperia SL LT26ii , whereas 5″ Xperia Z screen featured 443 ppi, surely the big screen display in  Xperia Z Ultra is the reason for this low ppi.

 Xperia Z Ultra Design

  • Xperia Z Ultra is slim as 6.5 mm and weighs around 212 grams with dimension as 179 x 92 x 6.5 mm.
  • IP55 & IP58 certified, Dust and water resistance ability upto a depth of 1.5 meters.
  •  Dual Tempered glass used to make back and front panels ( anti-scratch film coated).
  • Aluminium power button (signature of Xperia 2013 lineup).
  • Xperia Z Ultra has Stylus pen / pencil support – Now use Xperia Z Ultra as a notebook with a stylus pen or pencil with Style handwriting recognition.
  • Powered with multitasking small apps.

Xperia Z Ultra Processor / Battery / OS

  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
  •  Xperia Z Ultra is powered with a powerful Snapdragon 800 MSM8974  , 2.2 Ghz quad core processor whose results say that it is 75% faster than Snapdragon 4 Pro.
  • Adreno 330 GPU which is 50% faster than Adreno 320.
  • Bluetooth 4.0 powered.
  • 4G LTE powered.
  •  STAMINA MODE comes in the battery management with a 3000 mAh powered battery output. Battery STAMINA MODE provides 4x more battery as compared to normal conditions.

Xperia Z Ultra Camera

  • Xperia Z Ultra features a 8MP rear camera with Exmor RS.
  • HDR and Superior Auto Mode.
  • 2MP front facing camera (1080p recodring).

Xperia Z Ultra Connectivity

  • Xperia Z Ultra is NFC enabled which allows one touch sharing function.
  • Mirror Screening, DLNA certified, PlayStation certified.
  • Xperia Link, aGPS.

Xperia Z Ultra Memory

  • Xperia Z Ultra has 2 GB RAM.
  • Internal memory of 16GB.
  • External micro SD card upto 64 GB supported.

Xperia Z Ultra Colors

  • Xperia Z Ultra will be available in Black, White and Purple color.

Xperia Z Ultra specifications surely make this phone as one of the toughest competitor in the market now as it is the first smartphone to be launched with Snapdragon 800 powered 2.2. Ghz quad core processor making it the fastest smartphone yet made.

Sony has officially uploaded the Xperia Z Ultra complete press kit which you can download here also.

Download Xperia Z Ultra Press Kit
Downlaod SoMC_Xperia_Z_Ultra_Press_Kit.zip

Xperia Z Ultra Price

Nothing much has been said about the Xperia Z Ultra price till yet but source claim that it may launch around 719 Euro i.e.941$ and around Rs 54000 in India, still no confirmation is there, it is still a speculation.

What do you say do you like Xperia Z Ultra specification, will it gonna be your next Xperia device, do let us know all Xperia users out there 🙂