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.
Meanwhile, Apple too is rumoured to have been ready with another iPhone, called iPhone 5S.
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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.
In the last couple of days we witnessed a pitched sales battle between Samsung and Sony. First it was smartphones and now it is smart watches.
The most amazing smartphones form Sony is available now at a discounted price.
In terms of look and feel Sony Xperia Z1 is an impressive phone. The camera's specs, along with its ability to shoot underwater will most likely tempt a photography aficionado.