We could know what Sony’s Xperia occasion on October 26 is about and let’s simply say that we by no means would have guessed – right now Sony’s China department introduced that it has reached an settlement with Meizu for strategic cooperation. The objective is to make Xperia telephones higher at catering the wants of the Chinese language market. That’s the place Meizu is available in, it boasts 100 million customers in its dwelling market.
Sony will quickly begin pre-installing choose Meizu apps on the Xperia 1 III and “subsequent new merchandise”. Present house owners of the 1 Mark III will be capable of obtain these apps after putting in the newest firmware replace that was rolled out this month. The apps in query will embody an app retailer (bear in mind: no Google Play in China), e mail, climate, information and different apps.
However this may transcend simply apps – Sony and Meizu are methods so as to add a few of Flyme’s options to Xperia telephones (for those who aren’t acquainted, Flyme is Meizu’s Android customization).
The Sony Xperia 5 III is actually the identical cellphone because the 1 III (so far as the OS is anxious, anyway), thought it isn’t out there in China but, so it wasn’t a part of the announcement. As for “subsequent new merchandise”, except the occasion on the twenty sixth brings a brand new cellphone, there aren’t any on the horizon that we all know of.