May 25 , Thursday : Sony Mobile will soon discontinue its mid-range smartphones series, which includes Xperia X and Xperia X Compact soon and shifting its focus to flagship devices.
The company’s “premium standard” were models launched last year, but it didn’t performed well in the market.
“Sony is seeking to try and recover market share in 2017 and hopes to differentiate its products with technologies that only Sony can deliver,” the telecommunication company said in a blog post.
The company will launch new devices by the end of this year under the Xperia , according to the post.
Apart from this , Sony has also planned to launch bunch of devices in upcoming IFA expo which would be held in September. It is speculated company will unveil three new devices.