Sony Smart Ear Bluetooth Earbud Leaked Ahead Of MWC 2016

Posted: Feb 21 2016, 1:32am CST | by , Updated: Feb 22 2016, 1:31am CST, in News | MWC


Sony Smart Ear Bluetooth Earbud Leaked ahead of MWC 2016
Credit: @evleaks

The Mobile World Congress Media events will have likely have no secrets left to surprise consumers. Here is another leak.

Sony will host a media event on Monday morning at the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona. One of the new gadgets Sony will unveil at the MWC 2016 is the Sony Smart Ear.

Update: Sony MWC 2016 Media Event Streams Live at 8:30am CET

Top mobile device leaker Evan Blass (@evleaks) shared a press photo of a tiny Bluetooth earbud that is supposedly called Sony Smart Ear. Blass says it is similar to the Moto Hint that was shown two years ago. The Moto Hint goes beyond being a wireless earbud by adding voice control to access a smart assistant. The Moto Hint is selling for $99.99. There are no more details on the Sony Smart Ear available at this time and how it stacks up with the Moto hint in terms of specifications and features.

Evan Blass also leaked a press-image of a new Sony Smartphone. The Xperia PP10 has the typical clean design, Apple is lacking since the iPhone 6. Xperia PP10 is likely a code name and not the final name.

The Mobile World Congress 2016 will kick off Feb. 22 in Barcelona. Samsung, LG, Sony, Nokia and other are hosted MWC 2016 media events to reveal new devices including the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the LG G5. Find out when the events take place in the  MWC 2016 Media Event Schedule. Most events will be streamed live online. The Samsung Unpacked 2016 event will be streamed in 360 virtual reality video.

The GSMA organizes the MWC. The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting nearly 800 operators with more than 250 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset and device makers, software companies, equipment providers and internet companies, as well as organizations in adjacent industry sectors. In 2015, Mobile World Congress hosted more than 93,000 mobile professionals from 200 countries. 


Read the latest MWC 2016 news.

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