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T-Mobile Ready Sony Xperia Z Ultra Passes Through The FCC, But Will They Carry It?

A quick reminder that passage through the FCC doesn’t guarantee a T-Mobile arrival, but the appearance of the Xperia Z Ultra with T-Mobile-ready HSPA+ and LTE has us thinking. The FCC filing for the 6.4″ smartphone/tablet/thing shows LTE bands 2,4,5 and 7 and 1700 HSPA+. With T-Mobile already selling the smaller sibling in the Xperia Z, it’s not unthinkable that T-Mobile could pick up another Sony device. Of course, there’s no carrier indicators … [read full article]

Reminder: Sony Xperia Z Pre-Orders Now Available, Comes With Free Bluetooth Speaker

Just a quick note for all you Sony Xperia Z buyers as the device releases on T-Mobile today via pre-order. Any customers purchasing the device through www.t-mobile.com will receive a free Sony Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with purchase. The Xperia Z is available in both black and a limited-edition run of purple while supplies last for $99 down with 24 monthly payments of $20. The … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces Sony Xperia Z, Nokia Lumia 925 Availablity And Pricing

T-Mobile’s LTE lineup expands yet again today with the news that the Sony Xperia Z is now available direct from Sony stores and on July 17th direct from T-Mobile. Xperia® Z from Sony. T-Mobile will be the exclusive U.S. wireless company to offer Sony’s flagship water-resistant Android(TM)-powered smartphone to customers this summer.2 The Xperia Z will be available for $99.99 down, with 24 equal monthly device payments of $20 for well-qualified buyers for … [read full article]

Sony Xperia Z Makes Another Cameo Appearance On Camera Before Release

Now that we’ve pinned down a release date for the Sony Xperia Z, all that’s left is to wait for Sony to make its triumphant return to T-Mobile store shelves. In the interim, we can take yet another look at a T-Mobile branded Xperia Z floating around in the wild. There’s not a lot to learn from these images that we don’t already know about the Xperia Z, but we do … [read full article]

T-Mobile Roadmap Highlights Sony Xperia Z, Lumia 925 Release Date, July 14th “Major Release”

The day has finally arrived, well not the release date itself but the day we can tell you the release dates for the upcoming Xperia Z and Lumia 925. Along with that is the unknown T-Mobile 768 which is almost assuredly a prepaid device backed by Huawei, ZTE or some other manufacturer that releases under T-Mobile branding. As with all leaks, dates are subject to change but this looks pretty solid for … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces The Sony Xperia Z, Available In “The Coming Weeks”

In a move that we called just a few short days ago, T-Mobile has announced they will be the exclusive US carrier of the Sony Xperia Z. The Sony flagship Android smartphone will be available to T-Mobile customers in the “coming weeks” through nationwide T-Mobile retail stores, select national retailers and dealers and online via www.t-mobile.com. The Sony Xperia Z “features a stylish and durable physical design with a 5-inch 1080p … [read full article]

T-Mobile Teases Xperia Z With New YouTube Clip, Promises More Detail Tomorrow

T-Mobile’s new YouTube clip shows the world a smartphone that can work under water. Whatever could that be? How about the Xperia Z? Ding ding ding! Word from my sources is that a joint press release by both companies is expected next week (the 18th to be exact)…but, the video caption promises “more details” tomorrow on T-Mobile’s Facebook page. The video itself is pretty limited in detail other than to show the person jumping into … [read full article]

Sony Xperia Z Support Documents Begin Appearing On T-Mobile’s Website

A hat tip goes out to the guys at G4Games for first noticing the appearance of a whole bunch of Sony Xperia Z support documents on T-Mobile’s website. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen support documents appear as part of a puzzle piece for unannounced T-Mobile devices. Unfortunately, the documents are still private and require a login to view but it provides yet another piece of … [read full article]

Sony CEO Says Xperia Z Launching On US Carrier In “Coming Weeks”

There’s lot of goodness coming out of the AllThingsD D11 conference today an announcement from some Sony folks on the Xperia Z. According to Sony CEO Kaz Hirai “the company plans to soon start selling its flagship Xperia Z phone through a U.S. carrier shortly; increased marketing efforts should help things, Hirai said.” Unfortunately, Hirai wouldn’t reveal the upcoming US … [read full article]

Is Sony Set To Finally Return To T-Mobile’s Lineup? Magic 8-Ball Says “Signs Point To Yes”

It’s taken me the better half of two weeks to confirm this unicorn was definitively floating around in T-Mobile’s world, but it seems Sony may be ready to make a return to the Magenta network. After having an “it’s complicated” status for what seems like an eternity, I’ve managed to “confirm” via three separate sources that the Xperia Z (Yuga) is being tested. Before you set aside your interest in other upcoming Android launches … [read full article]