The next flagship device from Sony is expected to compete with top of the line products, and is expected to be unveiled during CES 2013.
After launching a range of mid range smartphones, Sony is now aiming high and is working on a top end smartphone that would give a tough competition to the iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III, according to a report.
"In the near future, we'll finish a flagship model, which will be able to compete with Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy S III," said Dennis van Schie, vice president, head of sales and marketing for Sony Mobile Communications to the Financial Times Deutschland.
But that's not all as another spokesperson of Sony has also suggested that this flagship model would be available on display at Consumer Electronic Show which is to be held in Las Vegas and at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, both of which are going to take place next year.
Few days ago, reports also mentioned that Sony has readied a smartphone called Xperia Yuga with a powerful features like a Qualcomm Quad core Krait CPU, full HD 1080p display and a 13 megapixel camera for best in line imagery as well.
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Both the LG G4 and Sony Xperia Z4 will have high end features, few of which are known right now.
Sony has announced Xperia E4 and Xperia E4 Dual but has not revealed their prices yet.
There is also a dual SIM version of the phone, simply known as Sony Xperia E4 Dual.
Sony Xperia L was introduced in India in mid-May last year for Rs 18,990.
Apart from SIM slots, the new handsets are identical in terms of specifications.
Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition is priced at $650 (Rs 39,846 approximately) and runs Android 4.4 KitKat without customisations.
Sony has also announced that it will release Android 4.4 KitKat update for some of its high end devices.
Sony is reportedly working on a mini version of its Xperia Z1 smartphone which may be launched as Xperia Z1S.
The Android 4.1 powered smartphone has a 1 GHz dual core processor and 1 GB RAM.
The employees have been given clear instructions not to let information out before launch of devices.