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Smart Connect also helps you set up and manage smart accessories such as SmartWatch, SmartTags, and app-enabled Bluetooth® headsets from Sony. When you connect your smart accessory, Smart Connect identifies it and downloads any required app for that specific device. It will also find any app extensions available for that accessory.
Previously connected devices are listed within Smart Connect to give you easy access to information and device options.
Smart Connect replaces LiveWare™ manager from Android 4.0
This gorgeous music recognition app identifies the music you are listening to. It is fast, it is easy and it looks great. Navigate with ease via the beautiful, intuitive user interface. With TrackID™, music recognition becomes a truly magical experience!
And TrackID™ can do the sharing for you. Just press “Like” to make it instantly visible on your Facebook wall for all your friends to see – and, of course, hear.
With TrackID™ you can access artist biographies, view music videos on YouTube and listen to any song.
Upgrade your camera phone experience with Timeshift burst. It's so intelligent that it captures 61 frames within just 2 seconds – starting even before you press the camera key. This application is perfect for action shots of moving subjects!
Timeshift burst is easy to use:
1. Start your camera and set it to Timeshift burst mode
2. To capture any scene, just press the camera key
3. 61 thumbnails will show up on your screen
4. Swipe the thumbnail images to move back and forth in time of the burst
5. View all frames in a burst sequence by selecting the Timeshift icon on the lower right hand side of a Timeshift burst photo
With the AR effect application you can take pictures with virtual scenes and characters.
With pre-loaded themes you can create pictures with growling dinosaurs, have fairies walk on your desk, attach masks to your friends’ faces and much more.
Discover amazing augmented reality scenes in the real world with your viewfinder. Sony\'s SmartAR* engine automatically detects surfaces and faces and decorates them with fun AR items.
*SmartAR is the registered trademark or trademark of Sony Corporation in Japan and other countries, for the augmented reality technology developed by Sony Corporation.
Interaction with AR items:
1. Drag animations to change their position
2. Tap on an object and some objects will change (color/variation/action depends on theme content)
The Xperia™ Lounge beta app can be downloaded on any Android smartphone* but for the best experience, download it on an Xperia™.
Download the Xperia™ Lounge beta app now >
* Xperia™ Lounge beta app is only available on versions 2.3 and higher of Android™ platform for smartphones.
The Xperia™ Lounge beta app may only be available in selected languages. Your use of this Xperia™ Lounge beta app may be subject to data traffic charges depending on your mobile phone subscription with your service provider. The personal information which you provided when registering as Sony Mobile account holder or that you provided your social media service provider when registering your account with them including your name, date of birth, email address, gender and phone type together with any other personal information you provide when entering any Sony Mobile competition via Sony XPERIA ™ Lounge may be used by or on behalf of Sony Mobile to (a) notify you if you have won a competition prize and for prize fulfilment purposes; (b) optimise and personalise your user experience within Sony XPERIA ™ Lounge; (c) to analyse your behaviour on Sony XPERIA ™ Lounge and (d) if you have opted in to receive personalised communications from Sony Mobile, your personal information may be used to notify you of such content that we think may be of most interest to you. By downloading the application, you agree to the above Disclaimer and http://www.sonymobile.com/global-en/legal/terms-of-use-applications.
of data traffic between his phone and the GPRS/3G network. Using Data Monitor, user can set alerts to his counters (sent data, received data and total data) and be notified when the amount of data set to that counter have been reached.
- For updates from version 2.x.x. or before, your login information will be reset. Please go to the Account authentication screen to log in again.
- If a friend is not using mixi Timescape™ and the friend's privacy setting for external application is set as off, latest mixi activity of the friend will not be shown on a tile. Please refer to mixi website for more details.
LiveWare™ extension for SmartWatch
LiveWare™ extension for Smart Wireless Headset pro
LiveWare™ extension for Stereo Bluetooth Headset SBH50
Smart Connect extension for Notification API
Smart Connect extension for SmartWatch 2
Xperia™ Diagnostics is designed to give staff at Sony Mobile contact points a better understanding of the status of your Xperia™ device. The app also gives recommendations and solutions if something could be affecting the functionality.
Xperia™ Diagnostics is not primarily intended for standalone use. The tests in this tool are not proof of any malfunction in your Xperia™ device. The status will be determined by authorised Sony Mobile personnel.
Please note: This tool will only be actively utilised during troubleshooting for selected markets.
This application is designed to be used with Sony Xperia™ SmartTags. See Xperia™ SmartTags compatible phones here: http://www.sonymobile.com/global-en/products/accessories/xperia-smarttags/
Example: You can trigger many things at once to start the exact behaviors you want on your NFC phone by reading Make living easy. Personalize your Xperia™ SmartTags with this easy-to-use application. It connects and manages NFC SmartTags.
This application is designed to be used with Sony Xperia™ SmartTags. See Xperia™ SmartTags compatible phones here: http://www.sonyericsson.com/cws/products/accessories/overview/xperia-smarttags?cc=gb&lc=en
Example: You can trigger many things at once to start the exact behaviors you want on your NFC phone by reading Xperia™ SmartTags. For example, when you nudge a tag embedded with Bedroom scenario with your phone, the sound, Bluetooth, GPS and Wi-Fi will be turned off at once. SmartTags have ready-to-use profiles each with a pre-defined set of actions. Profiles include Home, Car and Bedroom.
To get the most out of the application we encourage you to activate the Xperia™ SmartTags widget on your desktop.