Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Sony to roll Qriocity mobile service starting August 1

updated 09:30 am EDT, Fri July 29, 2011

Qriocity coming to Xperia minis on Monday

Sony on Monday, August 1 will begin the phased roll-out of its Qriocity service for Xperia smartphones. At first, the Xperia mini and Xperia mini pro will get access. Available content to rent or buy will include movies and TV shows from NBC and its partner Universal, Paramount, Sony, Fox, and Warner Bros., in addition to local and more independent studios.

In addition to new releases, an "extensive" back catalogue of content will be offered as well, Sony Ericsson said. The service will be available in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Australia, Canada and the United States on Monday, with Japan getting it by August's end.

The service will also come to the Xperia arc, Xperia neo, Xperia Play, Xperia pro, and Xperia acro later this year thanks to a software update. An app download fro the Android Market will also be required. When the Xperia active and Xperia ray launch, they will have it preloaded as well.

It's not clear if or when other platforms, like the iPhone, will get Qriocity streaming.



By Electronista Staff
toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

Brother HL-L8250CDN Color Laser Printer

When it comes to selecting a printer, it's not exactly something most people put a lot of thought into. Printers are often touted as f ...

Moshi iVisor AG and XT for iPad Air 2

Have you ever tried to put in a screen protector that relies on static to cling to the screen? How many bubbles and wrinkles does it h ...

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3500 projector

Trying to find the perfect projector for a home theater can be tricky, as there are bountiful options on the market from a large numbe ...

Advertisement

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News