“MULTIPLE AWARDS” FOR THE PREMIUM SMARTPHONE XPERIA Z FROM SONY
The awards for the new flagship of Sony, Xperia Z, begun immediately after the official announcement.
The Xperia Z won 4 awards in total:
1. «Best of CES», the author’s comment from TechnoBuffalo was : “Sony has impressed. Xperia Z combines the incredible style, with dynamism.
2. «Best in Show Best Cell Phone» from TechRadar
3. «CES 2013 Editor’s Choice Award» from Popular Mechanics
Was nominated in other 3 categories:
4.Final list of candidates for the awards of Best of CES CNET’s
5.Best of CES of LAPTOP
6.Best in Show of Ubergizmo
The coverage of foreign news and sector portals for the new Xperia Z was exceptional.
The reporter of The Wall Street Journal, Daisuke Wakabayashi wrote about: “It is the first smartphone from Sony that has the specifications and features to compete with the iPhone and Galaxy S of Samsung and Apple respectively.
Also it will be the reference point for Sony’s strategy in this market
The mobile has a camera of 13 Megapixels with many characteristics from digital cameras Cybershot,, while the new screen comes from the company’s experience in manufacturing high performance TVs. “
Carolina Milanesi, for the Gartner commented: “The 2013, will not be for Samsung as easy was the 2012 regarding the ecosystem of Android. Sony will play a much bigger role for sure»
Ben Woods, of CCS Insight wrote: “The Xperia Z is the most appealing flagship we’ve ever seen from Sony so far, but until you see and rival devices at Mobile World Congress next month, we cannot be sure of how competitive will be.
However, it is the yardstick for the flagships of 2013 and it is confirming that the 5-inch screen is a «must» for all manufacturers except from Apple. The 2013 is a critical year for Sony, and the Xperia Z which will have the leading role, allowing Sony to look face to face the competition from Apple and Samsung ».
Brent Rose of Gizmodo said: “In short, these are the best mobile phones that by far have ever being built by Sony. They are reliable contenders for the prize« Best Smartphone ». It seems the company learned from past mistakes and tried harder. “