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 PlayStation VR Price & Release Date Confirmed
When the Oculus Rift was officially announced, many balked at its asking price of $599. However the device seemed cheap when compared to the HTC Vive whose official price was announced at a later date where the headset will be priced at $799. So this pretty much leaves the PlayStation VR, which last we heard we were reassured would not cost $800.

Sony's PlayStation Vue Internet TV Service Goes Nationwide
Sony launched PlayStation Vue, its internet TV streaming service, about a year ago and since then the service hasn’t really been expanded at a pace that would suggest that Sony wants to dominate this space. It was only available in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, San Francisco, and Miami previously but the company is fixing that today. Sony has announced today that PlayStation Vue has gone live nationwide.

Sony’s Projector Turns Any Surface Into A Touch-Sensitive Display
Right now for the most part, the touchscreens that we interact with are only as large as manufacturers make them, and as expected, the bigger they are, the more expensive they get. However what if you could have a touchscreen display as big as a kitchen countertop, or as small as a coffee table without having to keep buying new gadgets?

Sony Says The Oculus Rift Is More Powerful Than The PlayStation VR
As far as dedicated virtual reality headsets are concerned, there are three main players in the market right now. We have HTC and the HTC Vive, Oculus and the Oculus Rift, and Sony with their PlayStation VR. Now if you’re a bit spoilt for choice and you want to go for the “best”, it seems that Sony has recently conceded that the Oculus Rift could be more powerful than the […]

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Sony Xperia Z5 Compact Receives Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update
Well, well, what do we have here? It looks like the Xperia Z5 Compact from Sony has not been forgotten after all, as it follows in the footsteps of the earlier update for the larger sized Xperia Z5, by picking up the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update this time around. The new software for the slightly more compact model of the Xperia Z5 seems to be hitting the handsets of those […]

Sony & Samsung Camera Sensors Used In Galaxy S7, S7 Edge
One of the main selling points of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge would be its camera, which according to recent tests has found it to be comparable, and possibly even faster, than a proper DSLR camera when it comes to autofocusing speed. So far our tests have found that image quality from the phones has also been pretty good.

Xperia Z3+ And Xperia Z4 Tablet Gets Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Less than a week ago, we brought you word that the Sony Xperia Z5 range, which consists of the Xperia Z5, Sony Xperia Z5 Compact, and Sony Xperia Z5 Premium, have begun to experience the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update over in Japan. Thankfully, owners of the previous generation devices from Sony need not have to wait all that long, as Sony has also started to roll out the update to […]

Sony Launches New HX80 Compact Camera With 30x Zoom
Sony today announced the launch of a new compact camera, the DSC-HX89, which brings a slew of advanced imaging capabilities such as 30x optical zoom, a high resolution 18.2 megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor as well as a retractable OLED Tru-Finder all of which is packaged in a very compact body. Sony says that this is the only compact high-zoom camera with a retractable viewfinder.

Xperia X, X Performance Will Not Support Quick Charge 3.0
Thinking of picking up either the Sony Xperia X or X Performance? If you are, here’s something you might want to take into consideration: both phones do not support the latest Quick Charge 3.0 feature from Qualcomm. This is despite the fact that both phones are powered by the Snapdragon 820 and 650, both of which are listed as being compatible with Quick Charge 3.0.

Sony Xperia X And Xperia X Performance Dual Packs 64GB Of Storage
Sony, having confirmed that the Xperia X is the company’s new flagship device, will not simply remain where they are, but will continue to improve and move forward regardless of the economic climate. Having said that, their Xperia X as well as Xperia X Performance Dual will arrive with 64GB of internal memory, which should be plenty to get the beginner started, and hopefully the amount of actual available space […]

Sony Xperia Z5 Range Gets Marshmallow Update In Japan
If you happen to live in the Land of the Rising Sun, then you would be pleased to know that Sony has started to introduce the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for not only one device, but the whole range of Xperia Z5 devices over there. In other words, the Sony Xperia Z5, Sony Xperia Z5 Compact, and Sony Xperia Z5 Premium would be picking up this latest Android update.

No Man's Sky Release Date Announced
Earlier today we reported that it was likely we might hear something about the pre-order and launch of No Man’s Sky, the title that many have been looking forward to since last year. Official word has come in from Hello Games which is a part of the team making No Man’s Sky. The release date of this game as well as some additional details have been confirmed.

No Man's Sky Pre-Order Date And Price Leaked
Late last year, Sony ended speculation about the No Man’s Sky game by announcing at its Paris Games Week press conference that the title will be released in June 2016. Since the release was a long way off it didn’t provide any information about the price or when pre-orders will open. There’s still no official word from the company as yet but it appears that the No Man’s Sky pre-order […]

PlayStation Vue Prices Cut By $10
Competition in the online TV streaming arena is steadily increasing so the companies playing the field need to offer a robust service at a price that’s just right for people to take the plunge. Sony jumped into this market with PlayStation Vue, which unlike some of its competitors offers access to major networks as well, but that access comes at a price. If you’ve been looking to subscribe but always […]