News: SK Planet launches Pickat in Singapore

13 June 2013 – SK Planet, a subsidiary of South Korea’s largest Telecommunications company SK Telecom, has announced the launch of Pickat in Singapore. This marks the first global market presence of the social, location-based mobile application outside of South Korea. And if you wonder what Pickat is about: – It’s a new social location-based mobile application (available on iOS and Android), allows users to discover, create and share places of interests with friends and followers of similar interests. Main features of Pickat, include: Picks: A Pick is created when a place of interest and a theme is combined to share information about both a place and the interesting quality about the place. – Place of Interest (POI): A place of interest…

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News: Sony Xperia SP available from 26 April 2013

Announced earlier this month by Sony Mobile, the Sony Xperia SP will be available for purchase, starting this coming Friday (26th April 2013). Key features for Xperia SP · Precision crafted co-moulded aluminium frame · Super-bright 4.6” 720p HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 · One-touch functions with NFC to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices · 4G LTE for superfast entertainment and browsing · Unique ‘transparent element’ can be personalised to change colour when notifying you of all your incoming messages and calls. Or simply set it to pulse to the beat of your music to stand out from the crowd. · 8MP fast-capture camera with “Exmor RS for mobile”,…

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News: Sony Xperia ZL available in Singapore, from April 12th.

Just in today… Sony Mobile announced that the Xperia ZL, variant of its premium flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z, will be available in Singapore from April 12th 2013. (Variant referring to – aside from specification similarity, it’s the non-water proof version, without the rubber port flaps / cover and with a more curved back) Xperia ZL – Key features: · 5” 1080 x 1920p full HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 · 13MP Fast Capture camera with Exmor RS for mobile, HDR video, Superior Auto and Noise Reduction to effortlessly capture razor sharp pictures and videos in any conditions · 1.5 GHz asynchronous quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor with 2GB RAM · Battery STAMINA mode improves standby time by…

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Photos: Sony Wireless NFC Speakers – SRS-BTV5

Received a press kit yesterday… Felt very much related to Easter… Like a post Easter eggcitment, from Sony and its PR team! (thanks guys! it certainly made my day / week!) This is /was what i see / saw, upon opening it up: A cute carton for Free Range Music and Wireless goodness in an egg carton? Now that is / was very attention catching and eggceptionally creative packing 🙂 After flipping the lid open, cute colorful ‘eggies’ got me grinning! It’s the Sony’s Wireless NFC SRS-BTV5, in black and its following accessories in various colored egg-like balls! And here’s my test pairing at work, with my Xperia Z, fast and simple to pair: Key features: NFC (One-touch Connection)(fast connect /…

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News: Sony Mobile announced 2 new models for 2013 lineup, Xperia SP and Xperia L.

19th March 2013 – Sony Mobile Communications announced, two new Xperia smartphone models to join its 2013 line up – the Xperia SP and Xperia L. The Xperia SP delivers 4G LTE performance and an exceptional viewing experience, with a razor sharp HD screen housed in a beautiful design. The Xperia L provides class leading camera technology with HDR for both photos and videos complemented by a high quality screen.  ***** Key features for Xperia SP · Precision crafted co-moulded aluminium frame · Super-bright 4.6” 720p HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 · One-touch functions with NFC to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices · 4G LTE for superfast entertainment and browsing · Unique ‘transparent element’…

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