Xperia Xa3 Render Leaks With 'cinemawide' 21:9 Display

Xperia XA3 render leaks with 'CinemaWide' 21:9 display

Sony Mobile will announce the first Xperia handsets of 2019 at the MWC tradeshow in Barcelona later this month. One of these models will be the Xperia XA3 according to leaker Roland Quandt. He has shown off some pictures that show a smartphone with a very tall and skinny display, large bezels on the top of the phone, but very little elsewhere. It's also great to see the side fingerprint power sensor back.

Sony Xperia Xa3 To Feature A Notchless 21:9 Display

Sony Xperia XA3 To Feature A Notchless 21:9 Display

Tall 18:9 aspect ratio displays have become quite common ever since the industry as a whole shifted to the whole notched display style. Some companies have even stretched it to 18.5:9 and 19:9 aspect ratios. Sony is looking to outdo them all with an even taller 21:9 ratio display for the upcoming Xperia XA3.

Some press renders of the upcoming Sony handset have been leaked online which show a significantly taller notchless 21:9 aspect ratio display. It’s notchless because Sony hasn’t opted for a notch or a punch hole. It has stuck with the old school design of having a camera in the top bezel.

Sony 'cinemawide' Trademark Hints At The Xperia Xz4's Display

Sony 'CinemaWide' Trademark Hints At The Xperia XZ4's Display

Image credit – @OnLeaks/MySmartPrice

Sony’s next flagship smartphone is expected to be the Sony Xperia XZ4, which leaked photos and specs have clued us in on some features that we can expect. Now according to a trademark filing spotted by LetsGoDigital, the company has filed for the trademark for “CinemaWide”.

Naomi Osaka Display Draws Crowds In Nemuro

Naomi Osaka display draws crowds in Nemuro

Naomi Osaka's victory in the Australian Open has been drawing crowds to a display related to her in the northern Japanese city of Nemuro, where her grandfather lives.

The people of Nemuro in Hokkaido prefecture are excited about Osaka's recent spectacular performances. Local resident Tetsuo Osaka is her grandfather.

Giant Sand Sculptures On Display At Chiba Park

Giant sand sculptures on display at Chiba park

Two giant sand sculptures are on display at a park in Tateyama City, southeast of Tokyo.

Artist Toshihiko Hosaka created the artworks, named Pegasus and Dragon. He won an international competition for sand art in Taiwan in 2017.

Pioneer Wants To Turn Your Smartphone Into An In-dash Car Display

Pioneer Wants To Turn Your Smartphone Into An In-Dash Car Display

#CES2019 – If you are buying a new car, you might be given the option to choose an infotainment system that will support Android Auto or CarPlay. If you aren’t buying a new car but want those features, there are some aftermarket options to check out. However if you think that those are still a bit too pricey, maybe Pioneer could have something for you.

At CES 2019, the company announced a new device called the SPH-10BT Smart Sync in-dash receiver. This will basically take your smartphone and turn it into an in-dash car display that will use the Pioneer Smart Sync Driving system. This means that it won’t be Android Auto or CarPlay, but at the same time it will leverage the use of your phone which should help cut down on costs.

Is Sony Using A 21:9 Display For Future Xperia Phones?

Is Sony using a 21:9 display for future Xperia phones?

Sony Mobile adopted a taller skinny display in some of its 2018 Xperia smartphones for the first time. Sony opted for displays with a 2:1 QHD+ resolution in these phones, as opposed to displays with a more traditional 16:9 display ratio as used previously. However, Sony could be looking to go with even skinnier displays in 2019.

Sony 32 X 18 Foot Crystal Led Display With 8k/120fps Videos

Sony 32×18 Foot Crystal LED Display With 8K/120FPS Videos

The retail display world is perhaps the most relevant place to start using 8K videos, and Sony has put on an impressive show at Inter Bee 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.

There are very few places where you can experience this technology, so it’s worth a look when the occasion presents itself. Sony’s Crystal LED Display System (CLEDIS) is based on small borderless display modules (model ZRD-1) that be tiled to create huge screens of various sizes. Sony says “go big or go bigger” as its motto for this product.

Xperia Xz3 Announced: Sony's First Smartphone With An Oled Display

Xperia XZ3 announced: Sony's first smartphone with an OLED display

Sony Mobile has announced the Xperia XZ3 at IFA 2018 – it is the first Sony smartphone to use an OLED display. The Xperia XZ3 has a 6-inch 2:1 QHD+ (2880 x 1440) HDR OLED display, and one of the advantages is that Sony will have an ‘always on display' mode, which can show key information on the lock screen (clock, notifications etc).

Xperia Xz3 In Full Leak: 6-inch Oled Display & Touch Sensitive Frame

Xperia XZ3 in full leak: 6-inch OLED display & touch sensitive frame

Sony Mobile is set to unwrap its latest flagship, the Xperia XZ3, at IFA 2018 tomorrow. However, a full gallery of pictures of the device and specs have just leaked courtesy of Roland Quandt (@rquandt) from It shows the Xperia XZ3 in all four colours across various angles. The colours on show include Black, Silver White, Forest Green and Bordeaux Red.

Nobel Peace Prize Replicas On Display In Hiroshima

Nobel Peace Prize replicas on display in Hiroshima

Official replicas of the medal and the diploma of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize have been put on display at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum in the atomic-bombed city.

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, won last year's prize. Before the display's opening on Sunday, ICAN official Tim Wright said it is an honor to have the replicas shown in Hiroshima.

Sony Xperia Xa2 Plus Launched With 18:9 Display

Sony Xperia XA2 Plus Launched With 18:9 Display

Sony launched two mid-range smartphones earlier this year, the Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra. They offered a familiar Sony design with chunky bezels and mid-range specs. The latest addition to this mid-range lineup improves things in the design department. Sony today launched the Xperia XA2 Plus which features a taller 18:9 aspect ratio display.

The Xperia XA2 Plus has the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor as the earlier models and most of its specs are similar to the XA2 Ultra. However, it’s the first device in this lineup to feature a taller 18:9 aspect ratio 6 inch FHD+ resolution display. Sony is shipping this handset with its High-Resolution Audio technology and DSEE HX audio upscaling.