Tag Archives: Compact

Sony Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact Pre-Orders Come With Free PlayStation 4 or PlayStation VR

Sony Mobile’s flagship smartphones for 2018 – Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact – were announcedat the company’s keynote during Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. The company opened up pre-orders of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact across Europe last week. Interestingly, as part of the pre-order promotions, Sony is giving away goodies along with its two new smartphones, including the PlayStation gaming console, PlayStation VR pack, ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Mini Is The Compact Android Phone On Par With Google’s Pixel: Rumor

According to a rumor, Samsung might be rekindling its “mini” offering, and this time around, it could be one worth having. Why? Because it could be the Galaxy S8 mini. Now the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S7 skipped out on the mini deal. And sure, the Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4, and Galaxy S5 all have mini versions, but even during ... Read More »

Volvo’s new compact XC40 spied on test

Volvo’s SUV and crossover range is about to be expanded with the help of a new member, the compact XC40. The XC40, which was recently previewed by a concept with the same moniker, has been spied with a long tele lens hence the hazy spy pictures. This new small crossover model is scheduled to make its debut at this year’s ... Read More »

Mitsubishi’s new compact SUV coming to Geneva

Mitsubishi has plans to offer only SUVs in its lineup and has even announced the production of the iconic Lancer sedan will end in August. In view of this changed philosophy it will now debut a compact SUV that will initiate a new generation of Mitsubishi vehicles and will make its global debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. In ... Read More »

January security update starts hitting Sony Xperia X and X Compact

Sony has started pushing out a new update to its Xperia X and X Compact smartphones (all variants). Arriving as build number 34.2.A.0.292, the update brings along Android security fixes for the month of January. Aside from the latest security patch, it isn’t known what other changes (if any) are included in the update. In case you missed, the Xperia ... Read More »

Skoda to introduce compact SUV under Yeti in 2019

Skoda has confirmed that it will introduce a compact SUV that will slot in below their long running model the Yeti. The vehicle is expected to be based on parent company Volkswagen’s A0 platform which will underpin the likes of the next generation Fabia and the Polo. Firstly, in the light of car buyers across the globe moving from MPVs ... Read More »

Toyota and Daihatsu plan a new company to focus on compact vehicles

Toyota and its fully owned subsidiary Daihatsu, plan to create an internal company in Januay 2017. It will be responsible for building compact vehicles for emerging markets. While Daihatsu will be responsible for unified development, procurement and production preparation of compact vehicles for emerging markets based on “DNGA” (a Daihatsu vehicle architecture), Toyota will support their efforts by providing knowledge ... Read More »

Sony Xperia X Compact US launch set for September 25, pre-orders go live

The Sony Xperia X Compact is now available to pre-order in the United States. The device is listed on Amazon, which is currently letting users pre-order it for $450 – the listed price is $500 but the retailer is offering a $50 credit at checkout. All the three colors variants – White, Universe black, and Mist blue – are currently ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XR and Xperia X Compact specs leak ahead of Sony’s IFA announcement

We just recently saw renders of the Sony Xperia X Compact revealed by @evleaks. But now another report comes from Techtastic which outlines the supposed specs for the Xperia X Compact and the Xperia XR which are both to be announced at IFA’s Sony presentation to take place on September 1. We’ve actually already seen the Xperia XR before in ... Read More »