We are on the finish of 2018 and there’s no denying it’s been a difficult yr for Sony Xperia followers. Sony Mobile lastly modified its design that a lot of the media have been after, however after initially being excited concerning the prospects of carrying its current design language into narrower bezels, what we as a substitute acquired was a design that, whereas snug within the hand, left rather a lot to be desired in seems.
In making their telephones extra ‘modern’, the telephones misplaced a lot of what made them enticing to followers within the first place. The Xperia phone’s id turned misplaced in sea of ubiquitous wanting smartphones. Thank goodness Sony didn’t undertake a notch, however they did get rid of the headphone jack, which for a company that prides itself on audio – and all of the heritage that comes with it – was a backwards transfer.
It was due to this fact maybe no shock due to this fact, to see Sony Mobile fall additional behind, and the current monetary experiences paint a bleak image. Sales this yr have been the bottom ever, and the company is slicing workers to cease the bleed. It shall be fascinating to see if, and the way, Sony can flip this round in 2019.
In the meantime, we wish to hear your favourite Sony Xperia smartphones of 2018. What piqued your curiosity most? What did you find yourself shopping for? Please vote within the ballot, and clarify your decisions within the feedback beneath.