Pre-Order Sony SmartBand SWR10 at £79.99 in UK, €99 in Spain, Netherlands, Germany, France

Sony has already put Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet for pre-order via official Sony Mobile online stores in Europe and following the same now Sony SmartBand SWR10 is also available from the same store again at a split price range across many regions just like the different price tags of Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet.

Sony SmartBand has a SmartBand Wrist Strap SWR110 which will be available in 9 different colors, it has a Sony signature button with LED lights. Sony SmartBand SWR10 is a 24×7 wearable band which is water resistant and it will keep track of all your activities, notification alerts are also included.

Sony has listed Sony SmartBand SWR10 for £79.99 in UK, 899 kr in Sweden, €99 in SpainNetherlands, Germany, France, 299 zł in Poland and €89 in Italy. If you Pre-Order Sony SmartBand SWR10 today, shipping for the same will start in early April 2014.

Check below the Pre-Order listing of Sony SmartBand SWR10 .

Pre-Order Sony SmartBand SWR10

LifeLog app associated with this Sony SmartBand SWR10 will be soon available in Play Store.

Official Photo Gallery of Sony SmartBand SWR10

Will go great with Xperia Z2.

Xperia Z2 Sony SmartBand SWR10

9 Multi-colors.

9 Colors of Sony SmartBand SWR10

Sony SmartBand SWR10 Official Video promo

Are you thinking of buying Sony SmartBand SWR10, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Cover Stand BKC50, BKC10, Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10

Sony announced so many accessories for Xperia Z2 Tablet and Xperia Z2, launched at MWC 2014 and one of them is “Xperia Z2 Tablet Cover Stand BKC50 with Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10”. It is a specific type of keyboard which can be paired with your Xperia Z2 Tablet wireless and you can use the Cover Stand BKC50 as a protective cover case for your Xperia Z2 Tablet and to carry and fit the Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 inside it.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Cover Stand BKC50 is a folding type protective case, helps you to put your tablet and Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 inside it and both can be removed easily whenever you want to use them with another device. Sony mentions on the official listing page that Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 will continue to work up to 3 months before you need to charge it ( condition applies ) in Stamina mode only.

Let’s have a look at what Xperia Z2 Tablet Cover Stand BKC50 has to offer.

Cover Stand BKC50 and Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10

Folding case to act like a stand.

Cover Stand BKC50

Attach Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 in the case and pair it with NFC.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Cover Stand BKC50

Remove the Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 to pair it with another tablet or smartphone.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Stand BKC50

Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 fits well with Xperia Z2. There are two LEDs present on keyboard, one indicates Bluetooth On and other one indicates charging mode/low battery.

Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 Xperia Z2

Xperia Z2 Tablet fits well with Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10

Xperia Z2 Tablet Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10

Technical Specifications

  • Keyboard Dimensions – 260 x 135 x 5 mm
  • Case folded with Xperia Z2 Tablet and Keyboard Dimensions – 278 x 200 x 17.5 mm
  • Keyboard Weight – 200 grams
  • Cover Weight  – 390 grams

Power On/Off key is present on Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10, Bluetooth 3.0 powered and micro-USB charging via AC adapter only.

Either you can purchase the Cover Stand BKC50 which contains both Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 and cover or you can individually buy Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 alone. Both items are under coming soon tag, prices will be soon out. Check the official listings here ( 1, 2 ).

Cover Stand BKC50

Interestingly Sony has listed a very similar Cover Stand BKC50. Check its listing here.

Cover Stand BKC50 Xperia Z2

What say guys, liked it ? Well there are many Bluetooth keyboards present in market, nothing new spotted with the Bluetooth Keyboard BKB10 and same goes for cover stand also. Drop your comments below.

Sony Stereo Microphone STM10 launched for Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet

Sony announced Stereo Microphone STM10 at MWC 2014 exclusively along with Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet. Stereo Microphone STM10 is a specific high sensitivity microphone for true audio quality while shooting videos, available only in white color. Stereo Microphone STM10 comes with a 90 Degree tilt action so that it can be moved in the direction where audio source is located.

Stereo Microphone STM10 can be used with any Xperia smartphone which has 3.5mm headphone jack connector. Inside the box there is 1 microphone set and wind screen. It is made up of aluminium frame and stainless steel mesh.

Lets have a look at official photos of Stereo Microphone STM10.

Xperia Z2 Stereo Microphone STM10

Sony Stereo Microphone STM10

Xperia Z2 fits very well.

Xperia Z2 STM10 Stereo microphone

Technical Specifications

  • Audio Connector – 3.5mm 5-Pole connector – 4 conductor/1 earth TRRS connector
  • Mic Configuration – XY pattern
  • Frequency Response – 50Hz – 20kHz.
  • Sensitivity : -40dBV/Pa (+-3dB )

Stereo Microphone STM10 is under coming soon tag, no specific info on pricing is available. Check the official listing here.

You like it guys, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Bluetooth Speaker with Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 for Xperia Smartphones and tablets announced

Sony has launched Bluetooth Speaker with Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 at MWC 2014 which is a new kind of speaker which allows you to stream music via Bluetooth pairing and you can charge your Xperia smartphones and tablets which have magnetic charging connectors. Superior audio quality and wireless music streaming are two big advantages of these speakers besides NFC connectivity option.

Bluetooth Speaker with Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 comes with call-handling facility which allows you to take calls, just press the call button. Now have superior video conferencing experience with these speakers, best thing is that they fit well with many Xperia devices like Xperia Z2, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1 Compact, Xperia Z1S etc.

[ UPDATE – 23 MarchSony Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 Hands On Photos

To charge your Xperia device via this Bluetooth Speaker with Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10, just put it gently like you place it on any Dock; make sure magnetic charging connectors are well connected.

Lets take a look at official photo gallery of Bluetooth Speaker with Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 .

It has power On/OFF Key, Volume Up/Down key, Call/Answer and Bluetooth pairing key.

Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10

Press the call button to answer the calls.

Charging Pad BSC10

Charging is done by Micro-USB only.

Xperia Z2 Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10

Pair via Bluetooth or NFC.

NFC Connectivity Charging Pad BSC10

Xperia Z2 fits well.

Xperia Z2 Charging Pad BSC10

Xperia Z2 Tablet fits well.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Charging Pad BSC10

Technical Specifications

  • Weight – 500 grams
  • Dimensions – 120 x 80 x 80 mm
  • Speaker – 5W
  • Bluetooth Profiles – A2DP/AVRCP/HSP/HFP
  • 3.5 mm audio in.

It seems a good combination of speaker with a charging pad. Magnetic Charging Pad BSC10 is under coming soon tag now, no specific info on its price is available for the time being. Check the official listing here.

What do you say guys, you like it ? Let us know. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z2 Digital Noise Cancelling Headset MDR-NC31EM announced

Sony has announced an interesting headset during MWC 2014 event i.e. Digital Noise Cancelling Headset MDR-NC31EM for Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet exclusively though can be paired with any smartphone featuring 3.5mm headphone jack. Sony has featured Digital Noise Cancelling technology in Xperia Z2 which reduced the ambient noises up to 98% when paired with above DNC MDR-NC31EM headset.

Digital Noise Cancelling Headset MDR-NC31EM will be available in white and black color and for the time being they are under coming soon tag so no specific info is there on price, we expect them to be priced at around £60. Hands-free calling is also enabled which will only work if it is connected to 3.5 mm 5 pole audio-contact. 13.5 mm dynamic speaker type is used in DNC Headset MDR-NC31EM.

Let’s have a look at the official photo gallery of Digital Noise Cancelling Headset MDR-NC31EM.

MDR-NC31EM Xperia Z2 Headset

Digital Noise Cancelling Headset MDR-NC31EM

DNC Headset MDR-NC31EM

Technical Specifications

  • Weight – 21 grams
  • Length – 1 m
  • Nominal Independence – 31 Ohm
  • Microphone – ECM
  • Frequency Response – 20Hz – 20000Hz.

Inside the box you will get 1 headset, warranty manual and 3 ear buds of 3 different sizes. It is clearly mentioned that DNC Headset MDR-NC31EM will not work with the devices which don’t have 5-pole connector.

Eagerly waiting for them to be available for purchase, you like them fellas. Let us know. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand SCR10 Announced in Black and White

Users used to complain that Sony is not launching any official protective cases for their smartphones and now here they come. Sony has announced a special protective cover for Xperia Z2 i.e. Style Cover Stand SCR10. Style Cover Stand SCR10 is a ultra thin flip cover style case exclusively made for Xperia Z2, will be available in white and black color. It is a special notebook style case which can be used as a desk stand for perfect viewing.

Sony has also launched a separate Style Cover Stand SCR12 for Xperia Z2 Tablet. Style Cover Stand SCR10 is under coming soon tag on Sony’s online store and no info on the price of Style Cover Stand SCR10 is available for the time being. It should be priced somewhere between €40-€50 as it is an official Sony product. Perfect apertures are provided in the case for camera opening, stereo speakers and other ports.

Let’s have a look at Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand SCR10 photos.

Bumpers are provided at the all corners.

SCR10 Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand

Opening for hearing speaker is also provided on front cover.

SCR10 Xperia Z2 Black Style Cover

SCR10 Xperia Z2 Cover Price

Both white and black SCR10 cover looks very elegant.

SCR10 Xperia Z2 Case

Use it like a desk stand for better viewing while watching movies.

Xperia Z2 SCR10 Case Review

As soon as Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand SCR10 is available for purchase we will post the detailed review for the following.

Do you like the design of SCR10 cover for Xperia Z2, well we liked it; just hoping it’s not too bulky to carry. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z2 magnetic charging dock DK36 Priced at £24.99 in UK, €39 in Spain and Netherlands, €24 in Italy

A month back we posted a leaked document of Sony’s magnetic charging dock which features Dock DK36 which we speculated as that it may be for Xperia Z2 and here it comes officially, Sony has launched a new magnetic charging dock DK36 for Xperia Z2 exclusively. Just like Xperia Z2 is priced differently in many regions of Europe same trend is being spotted for price of magnetic charging dock DK36.

Xperia Z2 magnetic charging dock DK36 is priced at £24.99 in UK, €39 in Spain, Netherlands and France, €24 in Italy, €29 in Germany, 269 kr in Sweden and 119 Polish złoty in Poland. It is right now under coming soon tag but will be available very soon for either purchase or pre-order.

[ UPDATE – 25 Feb ]

 Xperia Z2 Tablet magnetic charging dock DK39 Priced at £39.99 in UK, €45 in Spain and Netherlands, €29 in Italy.

Check below the listing of magnetic charging dock DK36 at various regions.

magnetic charging dock DK36 Price

Technical Specifications

  • Weight – 25 grams
  • Dimensions – 60 x 46 x 16 mm

As usual 2 adapters are provided so that Dock DK 36 can also be used with protective case on Xperia Z2, micro USB charging point and can be only connected via AC Adapter not via PC. Available in Black color only.

Below you can see the Xperia Z2 resting on magnetic charging dock DK36.

Xperia Z2 Dock DK36 Magnetic Charging

It would be good if Sony also provide the EC21 magnetic charging cable which is fitted inside this Dock DK36 then it will become a lot easier to handle.

Again Sony has priced this plastic dock a bit expensive which is a view point of many users just like us. What do you think guys. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z2 announced with 5.2″ FHD display, S801 SoC, 3GB RAM, KitKat out of box at MWC 2014

Sony Xperia Z2, this is the device for which Sony said ‘somethig extraordinary is coming’at MWC 2014. Xperia Z2 takes over the legacy of Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z proudly along with Xperia Z2 Tablet. Sony says ‘Xperia Z2 features world’s best camera and camcorder in a waterproof smartphone’. Sony has also launched Xperia M2 at MWC 2014.

Xperia Z2 features android 4.4.2 KitKat out of the box, Snapdragon 801 Soc MSM8974AB 2.3 GHz quad core processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 3GB RAM in a 5.2″ FHD Triluminos and world’s first Live color LED display. Xperia Z2 features 20.7 MP Exmor RS rear cam capable of recording 4K videos ( 3840×2160 pixels/30p ) and 2.2 MP front cam and some new Sony Smart Camera apps have been added like TimeShift Video, new AR effect app, Creative effect, Background Defocus, Vine. “What’s New” feature has been added which seems a replacement of Sony Select app.

Let’s have a look at the official photo gallery of Xperia Z2.

Purple Xperia Z2

20.7 MP Xperia Z2 Cam

IP 55/58 Water Proof Xperia Z2

Xperia Z2 D6503

Xperia Z2 weighs 158 gram, 8.2 mm thin, 16 GB onboard memory with 64 GB SD card support. Xperia Z2 is launched in as usual white, black and purple color. Just like Xperia Z1, Xperia Z2 is also waterproof with IP 55/58 ratings. Digital Noise Cancelling Technology is enabled in Xperia Z2 and is features dual stereo speakers. It features 3200 mAh battery.

Xperia Z2 official promo video

Excpet a few specs, Xperia Z2 is no wonder phone for us neither it seems a flagship device if you ask us. It only seems a facelift version of Xperia Z1 with some features boosted.On the other side Xperia Z2 Tablet is a real flagship tablet from Sony with super charged features.

Xperia Z2 Accessories

BKB 10 Xperia Z2 Bluetooth keyboard

BKB 10 Xperia Z2 Bluetooth keyboard

SCR 10 Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand

SCR 10 Xperia Z2 Style Cover Stand

Xperia Z2 Dock DK36 Magnetic Charging

Xperia Z2 Dock DK36 Magnetic Charging

STM10 Xperia Z2 Stereo Microphone

STM10 Xperia Z2 Stereo Microphone

We expect Xperia Z2 to land soon in markets, hopefully will be available for pre-order soon from Sony at the same price at which Xperia Z1 was launched.

What do you think guys about Xperia Z2 as a flagship device, especially we want to know the opinion of Xperia Z1 users; what do you feel on getting your flagship Xperia Z1 being replaced by Xperia Z2. Drop your comments below.