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Sony announces a T-Mobile exclusive with the Xperia Z1S

Sony revealed at CES last week what it considers to be “the world's best camera in a waterproof smartphone”—the new Xperia Z1S with a cutting-edge, ultra-powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor. Sharing several features with the similarly named Sony Xperia Z1, among its cool new features is a camera app called Background Defocus. The app lets you choose a focus point before snapping a picture so you can blur and add distortion for some stunning photos. This feature is currently exclusively available in the U.S. on the Sony Z1S being sold through T-Mobile.

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It’s over your head: Dolby and Qualcomm Technologies bring you a new dimension in mobile surround sound

Imagine movie sound so realistic you can hear rain falling on a forest canopy just above your head – even though you’re stuck on a plane, watching on a tablet. Or imagine hearing the helicopters in your favorite war game buzzing over your head – while you’re sitting on the crosstown bus.

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Announcing the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition

Android and Sony lovers can now enjoy the best of both worlds with the release of the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 Processor. Released with Android’s newest operating system, Android 4.4 KitKat, the Z Ultra will come unlocked and contract-free for AT&T and T-Mobile from the Google Play store for $649.

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A Snapdragon 800 processor was my best man

Last weekend my wedding was powered in part by a Snapdragon™ processor. The love of my life arrived to the US from Spain last week through a fiancée visa. It required that we were married shortly after she arrived, which meant our more formal wedding in España would have to wait until next year. For this initial ceremony, my parents came out and my father married us as “Deputy Marriage Commissioner for a Day.” Of course, we wanted to share this moment with our extended families and friends.

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Hands on with the LG G2

It’s sleek, thin, powerful and most importantly—intuitive. The LG G2, powered by an insanely fast and multi-tasking Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor, is made for people that could use some serious speed and performance. Its ergonomic design fits snugly in your hand while breaking smartphone convention with rear-key buttons logically placed where your fingertips meet your phone. The LG G2 maintains its powerhouse of a reputation with a specially engineered and efficient battery, beautiful display, crisp camera functions and exclusive software to make even your most hectic days genuinely better.

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Google's Nexus 5 smartphone comes to T-Mobile

Google's hot-selling Nexus 5 now has a new carrier: T-Mobile. This brings the total number of domestic carriers officially offering the device to two, alongside Nexus 5 launch partner Sprint.

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3 reasons why Sony’s Xperia Z1 could be your number one

The Sony Xperia Z1 is truly one of a kind. It’s one of the first smartphones with a cutting-edge, ultra-powerful Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 800 processor at its heart, and is the first smartphone to feature Sony’s signature digital imaging technology, providing industry-leading image quality.

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The new Nexus 5 is here: the world’s first KitKat smartphone

Today may be Halloween but thankfully, news of the Nexus 5 is no trick. The Nexus 5 is Google’s newest smartphone and the first to feature Android 4.4 KitKat, Google’s latest mobile operating system. Packing top-tier hardware, including a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor designed to support several advanced features, the Nexus 5 is likely going to be at the top of an Android lover’s holiday wish list.

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Nokia wows with their first Windows tablet: the Lumia 2520

Announced at the Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi, Nokia’s first Windows tablet, the Lumia 2520 is powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor designed to keep you connected, entertained and productive everywhere you go, all while optimizing battery performance.

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Announcing the Lumia 1520: Nokia’s first 6-inch smartphone

Along with their first Windows tablet, Nokia recently announced their first 6-inch smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 1520. The Nokia Lumia 1520 brings a gorgeous 1080p Full HD experience to the Nokia lineup, just in time for the holidays.

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