Sony

Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its four operating segments – Electronics, Motion pictures, Music and Financial Services. These make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world. Sony’s principal business operations include Sony Corporation, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Mobile Communications, and Sony Financial. Sony is among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders and third-largest television manufacturer in the world, after Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics. Via Freebase

Sony Has No First-Party PS Vita Titles In The Works
In case you need more proof that the Sony PS Vita could be on its way out, a recent report from 4Gamer (via DualShockers) has revealed that the company has no first-party PS Vita titles in the works. What this means is that Sony themselves aren’t looking to develop new games for the console for now, although whether or not third-party devs will churn out games is an entirely different […]

PlayStation Store Gets A Wishlist Feature, But It’s Web-Only
One of the ways you can tell people what they can get you for a gift is to give them your wishlist, which is basically a list of items that you’ve curated and that you want as potential gifts. Now if you’ve always preferred having video games as a gift more so than anything else, you might be pleased to learn that Sony has introduced a wishlist feature to the […]

Sony Working On Xperia Z5 Compact Touchscreen Fix
The Sony Xperia Z5 Compact is one of the trio of new smartphones that Sony launched not too long ago. It comes in a variety of colors, but for some reason or the other, it seems that the white variant of the Xperia Z5 Compact has some touchscreen issues, something that owners of the phone have pointed out in the forums.This has been going on for a while and thankfully […]

Sony To Open Its First New Smartphone Factory After 20 Years
There have been talks that Sony is considering exiting the mobile business. After all it’s safe to say that unlike the other Android OEMs out there, Sony definitely does not have the same clout that the rest have, or at least it no longer does. However according to a report from Nikkei, it seems that Sony is anything but exiting the smartphone business.The report claims that Sony will be launching […]

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Sony Confirms PS4 Price Cut For Europe
It all started when Sony announced a price cut for the PlayStation 4 in Japan, this led many to believe that the company will go down the same road in other markets, particularly in North America ahead of the lucrative holiday season. A few days back Sony confirmed a PS4 price cut for this region and that’s when we heard that a similar cut might be on the table for […]

Official Twitch App For The PS4 Is Here
Last month we announced that Twitch was preparing to launch the official Twitch app for the Sony PlayStation 4. If you’re an avid Twitch streamer then you might be pleased to learn that the company has officially announced the arrival of the Twitch app for the PS4 console, so gamers can go ahead and download it already.According to Twitch, “Our PlayStation 4 app provides the full Twitch experience. You can […]

Latest Xperia M4 Aqua Update Removes Bloatware
Xperia M4 Aqua is a good mid-range phone even though it doesn’t offer a significant amount of internal storage, 8GB doesn’t go a long way when the OS and bloatware take up a major chunk of it, fortunately the latest software update from Sony makes amends. The company has started rolling out a new software update which removes some preinstalled applications from the handset, subsequently freeing up much needed internal storage […]

Sony Expected To Confirm PS4 Price Cut For Europe This Week
It only took a few months for Microsoft to cut the price of Xbox One to better compete against PlayStation 4 after both consoles were released in November 2013, however Sony didn’t feel the need to cut PS4 price for a long time. A few weeks back the price cut was confirmed for Japan and only recently Sony confirmed it for the United States as well. A new report suggests that […]

Sony Devices Make Android 6.0 Marshmallow Jump From Android 5.0
I guess there are folks out there who would definitely like to see their mobile devices getting updated to run the latest version of the mobile operating system, as that ensures that said mobile device would have a wee bit more longevity. Having said that, it seems that at least half a dozen Sony mobile devices will give the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop bus a miss, as they will make the […]

Sony RX1R II Packs In 42.4MP
Nearly a week ago, we brought you word that the Sony QX30U lens camera could be close to a release, but it seems that today is not the day – yet. As far as Sony is concerned, they are more prepared to roll out a brand new compact camera that is a full-frame shooter – which would pack in a whopping 42.4-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor, now how about that? […]

Sony Announces Universal Media Remote For The PS4
If you own a PlayStation 4 and would love to be able to control the console, navigate the interface, use apps, play Blu-Ray discs and DVDs without having to rely on the controller, you might be interested to learn that Sony has announced plans to launch a Universal Media Remote control.What does the remote do? Basically it does everything that we mention above. In addition to that and because of […]

Sony QX30U Lens Camera Could Be Close To Release
It was a while ago that camera makers like Sony and Olympus had the idea that attaching lenses with its own built-in sensor could be one way of improving mobile photography. This has resulted in lens cameras like the Sony QX30 that was launched last year, and now according to recent reports, a successor or at least a variant could be on its way.The reports cite the registration of the […]

PS4 Price Cut Is Official
It was expected that Sony will reduce the price of the PlayStation 4 before the lucrative holiday season starts and the company has confirmed that today, last week a leak from Target showed that Sony could discount the PS4 price by as much as $50. Sony officially announced today that it’s discounting the PlayStation 4 by $50 giving those who have been on the fence about purchasing this console an […]

Sony’s Smartphone Division Is Close To Being Axed
When it comes to smartphones, it is safe to say that despite all their features, Sony’s smartphones has not been as popular compared to other companies like Samsung and HTC, or even new players from China like Xiaomi, Huawei. Heck, even the startup OnePlus has been generating more buzz and hype than Sony in the past year or so.We have heard reports in the past that Sony could be considering […]

Sony Needs 10,000 Xperia Owners To Beta Test Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Yesterday Sony confirmed the list of Xperia devices which will receive the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update, the company didn’t reveal when they’ll get the update, but at least it confirmed which of its devices will be jumping on the latest iteration of Android. Quite a few Xperia owners will get the chance to try out said update before it’s rolled out for everybody else, Sony today revealed that it needs 10,000 […]

Destiny: The Taken King Appearing On PS4 Consoles
According to a recent report on Reddit, it seems that several gamers who own PlayStation 4 consoles are starting to notice that the icon for Destiny: The Taken King is appearing on their consoles under their “Games”. Now if you are seeing similar icons and you think that you might have somehow accidentally bought the game, you can rest assured that it’s nothing sinister.In a comment made by Sony, the […]

iPhone 6s Plus VS Sony Xperia Z5 In Camera Test
Sony is a company known for their cameras and imaging products. In fact Sony’s camera sensors can be found in many smartphones these days, such as Apple’s new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. However given that cameras are more than its sensors, like the lens used and image capture software, how will the iPhone 6s Plus stack up against Sony’s Xperia Z5?Given that DxOMark has pretty much claimed that the […]

Wena Spotted At CEATEC 2015
[CEATEC 2015] Did you know that Sony has their very own crowdfunding platform over in Japan? It is aptly known as First Flight, which is a pretty decent title that works, in reality. Well at the end of August, we brought you word that Sony’s pseudo-smartwatch will be known as the Wena Wrist, and Wena by itself stands for “wear electronics naturally”. On the outer surface, it looks as though […]

Sony Reveals Which Xperia Handsets Will Get Marshmallow
A few days ago Google finally released Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the company has already sent out the update for Nexus devices and now the wait begins for the rest of us who have devices made by third-party OEMs. As anyone who has ever used an Android device is well aware new updates tend to arrive quite a bit later after they’ve landed on Nexus, nevertheless OEMs are gradually revealing which of […]

Verizon Confirms It Won't Carry Sony Xperia Z4v
Back in June this year Sony unveiled a new smartphone called Xperia Z4v, it was supposed to be a Verizon exclusive with flagship level specifications. Xperia Z4v featured a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with a Quad HD display. Even though it has been over four months since the handset was announced it still hasn’t arrived on Verizon and turns out it never will. Verizon has confirmed today that it won’t be […]