Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Merry Christmas Xperia Tipo Users

I would like to say merry christmas and happy holiday to all of us xperia tipo users. It's been two years, but my cute xperia tipo still looking good.

Also i wanna say happy new year to you guys, and hopefully in 2014 i will write more tips tricks, tutorials, game review for sony xperia tipo.

I will back writing again on this blog after new year. So i'll see you guys in 2014, i'm sure it's gonna be a great year for all of us :)

Monday, December 16, 2013

Playing Punch Quest on Xperia Tipo

Punch quest is another 2D side-scrolling game, but unlike gunman clive, this one is a fighting game. Punch quest has 16 bit retro style which looks really cool.

Playing Gunman Clive on Xperia Tipo

Gunman clive is a 2D side-scrolling shooting game created by Bertil Hörberg for android platform. I must say that gunman clive is one of the best side-scrolling action game you can play on android.

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Playing Joining Hands 2 on Xperia Tipo

Joining hands 2 is another super fun casual games that you can play on sony xperia tipo. I never play the first game (joining hands 1) but i really enjoy playing joining hands 2 on my tipo.

Playing Pudding Monsters HD on Tipo

Pudding monsters HD is a super fun and addictive puzzle game from zaptolab the creator of "cut the rope". I really love playing this game, it works well on my sony xperia tipo.

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Need for Speed Shift on Xperia Tipo

Need for speed shift is one of the best racing game on android platform, i know it's an old game but this game is still fun to play until now.

Sunday, December 1, 2013

How to enter safe mode on Xperia Tipo

In this article i will show you how to enter safe mode on sony xperia tipo. So what is safe mode? and for what purpose? when you need the safe mode?

Saturday, November 30, 2013

How to install multiple BBM on Tipo

Hi everyone, in this article i'm going to show you how to install more than one BBM on sony xperia tipo. Yes you hear me right folks, today i'm going to install multiple BBM on xperia tipo up to six BBM running at the same time.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

BBM works well on Sony Xperia Tipo

On october 2013 BBM app finally released for android and ios, the minimum requirement for BBM app is android 4.0 ice cream sandwich so technically xperia tipo should be compatible with BBM.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Playing PES 2011 on Xperia Tipo

Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) 2011 is one of the best soccer game on android, i know it's an old game but this game is still fun to play. There's already PES 2012 and PES 2013, but before i go there let's have fun with PES 2011.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Skype works well on Xperia Tipo

Skype is one the most popular instant messaging software for computer, and now skype also available for smartphones such as android. And skype works well on sony xperia tipo and tipo dual.

Skype is known for it's video call capability but unfortunately sony xperia tipo lack of front facing camera so you won't be able to do skype video call on tipo.

Playing Emissary of War on Xperia Tipo

Emissary of war (EoW) is one of the good games that can be played on xperia tipo. EoW is an action adventure game with little bit RPG elements, this game is really fun to play.

The game is not very long to beat, it takes only a few hours to complete the whole story, but this game is definitely worth to play, and this game is working well on sony xperia tipo (and tipo dual of course).

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Instagram works well on Xperia Tipo

Instagram is one of the most popular social apps on mobile phones today, where you can share your photos to the world. You can also follow friends, like or comment on your friend's photos.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Wechat works well on Xperia Tipo

Wechat is one of the best chat application for mobile phones, wechat has unique feature such as "look around" and "shake" which makes it different from other chat apps.

And yes, Wechat works well on sony xperia tipo, if you haven't try go ahead download on google play here, it's free and you will love it.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Xperia Tipo camera tips

Hi everyone :) it's been a while since my last post on this blog, i have been really busy in the past two months. But now i'm back and ready to give you some tips tricks for sony xperia tipo smartphone.

This time i will show you some tips tricks for the camera on xperia tipo which i believe some of you might already know, cause it's very simple tips.

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Xperia Tipo web browser tips

Sony xperia tipo (and tipo dual) comes with stock android web browser, so you can surf the web from your smartphone.

And there's a little secret which i believe many tipo owners don't know, this secret will gives you quick access to bookmarks, history and saved pages menu.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Xperia Tipo versus Xperia Z

Today i'm going to compare two very different smartphone xperia tipo and xperia z, It's going to be david vs goliath, as i'm compare low end budget phone against high-end flagship phone.

So which one is better xperia z or xperia tipo? this stupid article shall answer the question. LOL

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Sony Xperia Tipo promotion girl

Here's some pictures of sony xperia tipo promotion girl, these images are taken from various websites. I make this post for fun only, so enjoy it :) 

Wardriving using Sony Xperia Tipo

In this article i will show you how to wardriving using sony xperia tipo smartphone. First of all, what is wardriving?

According wikipedia, wardriving is the act of searching for Wi-Fi wireless networks by a person in a moving vehicle, using a portable computer, smartphone or personal digital assistant (PDA).

Friday, May 3, 2013

How to install apps on sdcard

Sony xperia tipo only has 2.9GB of internal storage, the actual user available space is 2.15GB which is enough for installing various applications.

But when you want to install games (HD games) which usually takes a lot of space, the 2GB internal storage is not gonna be enough.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

How to install walkman on Xperia Tipo

We all know that sony xperia tipo is lack of walkman app for music playback, unlike it's brother xperia miro which comes with walkman app right out of the box.

Xperia tipo and miro has the same hardware specs (same CPU, RAM and GPU), so i think tipo should be able to run walkman too, this is clearly not hardware issue.

Monday, April 29, 2013

How to enter overview mode on Xperia Tipo

Overview mode is one of the cool feature on sony xperia smartphones, and xperia tipo (and dual) also comes with this feature.

What overview mode does is show all widgets in very cool floating/flying animation effect, once you're in overview mode you can tilt the phone to shake the widgets.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Playing CS Portable on Xperia Tipo

Counter Strike (CS) is one of the best first person shooter game on pc, i believe people are still playing this game until today (at least the modified version).

Counter strike is really a good first person shooting game, no doubt about that, imagine if you could play this game on your tipo.

Monday, April 22, 2013

Playing Krazy Kart Racing on Xperia Tipo

Krazy kart racing is a fun racing game similar to mario kart racing on nintendo ds system. This game made by developer polarbit, and published by konami. 

Thursday, April 18, 2013

ADB shell command

In this article i'm going to show you more about ADB, specially the ADB shell, because this command is very interesting.

The ADB shell command allows you to run linux command from inside your android device, in this case xperia tipo smartphone.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

ADB on Sony Xperia Tipo

ADB stands for Android Debug Bridge, it's a command line tool that enables us to control an android device when connected to the PC.

ADB is very famous in the world of android, whether you're just a normal user or even plan to develop app on android, you really must learn about ADB.

In this article i'm going to show you how to use ADB tool on sony xperia tipo and take advantage of it, explore more about what you can do with your phone.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

How to enable USB debugging mode on Xperia Tipo

In this post i will show you how to enable USB debugging mode on sony xperia tipo a.k.a ST21i/a a.k.a tapioca, this post may sound stupid, but i write it just in case you don't know.

MTP and MSC mode on Xperia Tipo

Sony Xperia Tipo has two USB connection mode, MTP and MSC, MTP is media transfer mode which has something to do with DRM protection stuff.

While MSC is mass storage mode, which turn your phone into storage device when connected to PC (it's like USB stick or hard drive).

Monday, April 1, 2013

Talkback feature on Sony Xperia Tipo

Sony xperia tipo (and tipo dual of course) comes with unique feature called talkback, which allows you to hear what's going on your phone.

When talkback is on, any event on the phone will be spoken, for example you press a button, the phone will say what button you have just press.

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Xperia wallpapers on Tipo

Xperia tipo comes with collection of beautiful wallpapers called xperia wallpapers, you can change your phone wallpaper by pressing the menu button (menu key), select "wallpaper", and then select "xperia wallpapers" at the bottom.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

How to play movie on Sony Xperia Tipo

So you want to play movie on your sony xperia tipo? HD movie perhaps? bad news for you, xperia tipo won't be able to play HD movie due to the poor hardware specs.

But any movie below 720p resolution are playable on xperia tipo, you just need the right apps because the stock movie player is not good enough.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Sony Xperia Tipo doesn't have compass sensor

Sony xperia tipo (and tipo dual) does not have a compass sensor or digital compass, so any compass apps will not work on tipo.

And there's no solution to this, if compass really extremely important for you, you will have to buy other phone. For me a compass is not really necessary, it's good to have but if not is okay for me. 

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Sony Xperia Tipo easter egg

Sony xperia tipo comes with android ice cream sandwich right out of the box, and it has a hidden animation inside the ICS, considered as easter egg. In fact all smartphones that running android ICS has the same easter egg.

Monday, March 11, 2013

How to turn on/off bravia engine Xperia Tipo

After bravia engine installed on your xperia tipo, you'll get an option to disable or enable it from the android setting menu, just go to "Settings" and then select "Display", then you will see new option that says "Mobile BRAVIA engine" "Image quality enhancer for photos and videos".

Saturday, March 2, 2013

How to install bravia engine on Sony Xperia Tipo

As we know our beloved smartphone, xperia tipo doesn't have bravia engine feature. Only mid range and high-end xperia smartphones that has bravia engine inside. But don't worry we could add bravia engine on xperia tipo too, in this article i will show you how to install bravia engine on sony xperia tipo.

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Sony Xperia Tipo Secret Codes

These are sony xperia tipo secret codes, which will open hidden menus on your phone. To activate these codes, simply open the phone-dial menu, and then dial the code just like you're about to make a phone call. I think these codes won't harm your phone, but do be careful, back up first, do at your own risk.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

List of working games and apps for Sony Xperia Tipo

Here's list of working games and apps for sony xperia tipo, note that some games are actually not supported for xperia tipo if you try to download from google play, but i just download the apk from other place, put it on sd card and install it, and it works fine.

Monday, February 25, 2013

How to set wallpaper on Sony Xperia Tipo

Hi everyone, today i'm going to show you how to set wallpaper on sony xperia tipo. This may sound easy but actually many people frustrated because of this. Any picture you set for wallpaper will be cropped and the result is very ugly.

There's a trick to set wallpaper on xperia tipo correctly, but first let me explain about size of the image you're going to use as wallpaper. As we all know, the screen resolution of xperia tipo is 320 x 480 pixels, and for that the best image size for wallpaper is 640 x 480 pixels.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Playing Temple Run 2 on Sony Xperia Tipo

Temple run 2 is the latest temple run game from imangi studio, the game is available on google play for free download. Temple run 2 has new location, new power ups, as well as new character that can be unlocked.

Honestly, this game is really fun, i'm very enjoy collecting coins, setup high score, and unlocked new character, temple run 2 is one of the great game you can have on android. 

Saturday, January 5, 2013

How to root Sony Xperia Tipo

Alright today i'm gonna show you how to root sony xperia tipo. Root is very important in android world, if you have root access means you have full control of your device.

To root sony xperia tipo, first you're gonna need a pc, second make sure if you plug your xperia tipo the pc could recognize it well (the driver properly installed).