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

$50 PS4 Price Cut Expected Soon
Sony is yet to confirm if it’s going to cut the PS4’s price for the first time in the United States, the console has already received a price cut in Japan, there have been multiple reports recently pointing towards the possibility of a PS4 price cut. Now a retailer is strongly hinting at this possibility, pointing towards a $50 price cut for the PlayStation 4.

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact Is Apparently Overheating For Some
Last month in a teardown of the Sony Xperia Z5 Premium, it was discovered that Sony had included an extra heat pipe in the phone. What this does is that it allows for better heat dissipation, which is handy when you consider that the Snapdragon 810 chipset is said to be prone to overheating.This was applied to the Xperia Z5, but there was no confirmation of whether it was the […]

Sony Xperia Z5 Now Tops DxOMark’s Smartphone Camera Ranks
For several months, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has topped the DxOMark ranks for smartphone cameras. However it looks like we have a new number one camera, and that is the Sony Xperia Z5. This is according to DxOMark’s latest rankings which sees Sony’s flagship smartphone steal the number one position.In the process what has happened is that all phones got pushed down by one spot. This puts the Galaxy […]

SCE Boss Would Like to See Next Gran Turismo In VR
Based on the way virtual reality technology is developing and how it is slowly becoming more mainstream, it would be safe to say that the future of gaming may heavily involve virtual reality. In fact Sony Computer Entertainment’s boss Shuhei Yoshida is looking well into the future and envisions the next Gran Turismo title to be playable in virtual reality.Speaking to the folks at Eurogamer, Yoshida spoke about the difficulty […]

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Sony Xperia Z4v Page Pulled From Sony Mobile’s Website
In June a certain Sony handset going by the name of the Xperia Z4v was announced. The device would be an exclusive to Verizon and at that time, proved to be the most powerful Sony handset to date, thanks to its QHD display and the use of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 chipset.Fast forward to today, it has been almost four months but the handset has yet to arrive, and now […]

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact Spectre Box Spotted
The Sony Xperia Z5 Compact happens to be a smartphone that is pretty much hush hush for now, which makes it to be in line with some sort of covert operation – especially when you take into consideration how James Bond, the seminal British superspy, too, would be able to rock with Sony stuff in the upcoming Spectre movie, hence it is far from surprising to hear that there is […]

Sony Xperia M2 And M2 Aqua Gets Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update
With Android 6.0 Marshmallow debuting on both the Nexus 5X as well as the Nexus 6P (not forgetting the Pixel C as well), it makes perfect sense for smartphone manufacturers to take stock of the current situation in order to ensure that their collection of smartphones, too, would jolly well be up to date as far as possible. In fact, Sony has just announced that their Sony Xperia M2 and […]

Major PS4 Software Update Version 3.0 Releases Tomorrow
Sony has been hard at work developing a major new software update for PlayStation 4 and the company has finally confirmed that PS4 software version 3.0 is going to be publically released tomorrow. It brings several new features and improvements to the console, including some user interface enhancements. Sony today published a visual tour of the update to educate PS4 owners what they can expect from the version 3.0 update.

Sony’s Next Flagship Might Only Arrive H2 2016
Sony has had a habit of releasing two flagship devices a year, kind of like Samsung. However if you’re thinking that maybe the next flagship we see from Sony will be in early 2016, perhaps at CES or MWC 2016, you might be disappointed because according to Sony’s art director, the next flagship might drop in the second half of 2016.The interview is a tad old and was shot a […]

Sony: Don’t Expect A PS Vita Successor Anytime Soon
The last time Sony announced a PS Vita was back in 2013. This was basically a refreshed/updated model that was slimmer than its predecessor, and has also largely been referred to as the PS Vita Slim. Now if you’re looking forward to a newer PS Vita, chances of that happening is pretty low.Speaking at a Q&A session at EGX 2015, SCE Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida was quoted as saying […]

PlayStation TV Hacked Allows Added Flexibility
The PlayStation TV from Sony made its way over to the US in October last year, and there has been not much news about this particular living room peripheral since then. I suppose it more or less existed, and did not really light up the market, but this does not mean that it has not received the attention of those those are curious to know how things run in the […]

PS4 To Get Its Own Twitch App Next Month
At the moment the Sony PlayStation 4 does not have a Twitch app of its own. However come October 2015, that will all change. This is according to a report from GameSpot in which they reported on the TwitchCon keynote speech where the company announced their plans for the PS4 console then.As it stands, the Xbox One has a dedicated Twitch app. However this does not mean the PS4 gamers […]

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 PS4 Bundled Unveiled
Are you a fan of the Call of Duty franchise? Are you perhaps looking forward to playing Black Ops 3 which is scheduled for a release in the next couple of months? If you are and you haven’t gotten yourself a PlayStation 4 yet, perhaps you should, and the good news is that Sony has announced a new bundle for fans.This new bundle is basically a 1TB PlayStation 4 console. […]

BioShock Collection Rumored For PS4, Xbox One
The BioShock series created by Irrational Games has concluded with BioShock Infinite: Burial At Sea which was released in 2014. Given that the studio has shut down, many are naturally curious as to what will become of the franchise. While Take-Two has reassured fans that the BioShock franchise will continue, there is no word on when a new game will be released.However in the meantime, gamers who have yet to […]

PS4 Price Cut Expected Over The Holidays
Ever since the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One were released back in 2013 Sony hasn’t had to cut the price of its console, at least in the West, in order to move units. Its console has actually outperformed the Xbox One in major markets which is primarily why Microsoft had to cut the price of its console multiple times. However Xbox chief Phil Spencer expects Sony to cut PS4 price over […]

Sony’s PlayStation VR To Be Priced The Same As A New Gaming Platform
It has been confirmed that Sony’s Project Morpheus would be known as the PlayStation VR upon its commercial release. Now the question we’re sure many are wondering is how much will it cost? While no specific numbers have been shared, Sony Computer Entertainment CEO Andrew House said it could be priced as a new gaming platform.What does that mean? Does that mean it could be priced at $399 which is […]

Limited Edition Gold PS4 Bundle From Taco Bell
The Sony PS4 is not exactly new, and neither is it all that old, either. I would suppose in the long run of things, you can say that the PS4 will soon approach its mid-life stage. Still, this does not mean that interest in the console has been waning, but rather, could receive a new lease of life with a price cut in Japan looming, although sales in China has […]

Sony Blames China’s Censorship For Lukewarm PS4 Sales
It was only recently that China had lifted the ban on the sales of consoles in the country. This immediately saw the likes of Microsoft and Sony rushing to get their consoles into the country on an official basis, but according to early reports, it seems that initial sales of both consoles have been disappointing.Speaking to Reuters, chief executive officer of Sony Computer Entertainment Andrew House said that censorship was […]

How To Play PSP Games on Android
Smartphones are coming with amazing hardware specifications, making them capable of running graphics-intensive games. However, that doesn’t mean we should leave all the classics behind. There was a time when PSP (PlayStation Portable) was a big thing, but it got outshined by today’s Smartphones with solid specs.Fortunately, we don’t have to say goodbye to our favorite PSP games as we can also run them on Android phones. Using a dedicated […]

Sony PS4 In Japan To Get Price Cut
If you have been on the lookout for a Sony PS4 all this while, but never really managed to get your hands on it, perhaps now would be the time to pick one up – if you live in Japan, that is. It is said that the new price for the Sony PS4 in Japan will be cheaper in Europe than in U.S. Just yesterday, we received word that Sony […]