Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium

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Sony confirmed Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for a range of smartphones, including the Xperia X series, Z5 series and more last year. Android Nougat update started rolling out for Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ smartphones in November last year, last month Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Compact smartphones got the update, now the update is rolling out for Sony Xperia Z series phones starting from Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium. Continue reading “Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium”

Sony tipped to release flagship smartphone with OLED display in 2018

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Sony is expected to launch Xperia smartphone with OLED display in 2018, according to a latest report from Nikkan, a Japanese publication. The company will adopt OLED display only for the premium Xperia smartphone and not for entire range.
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Sony OLED Bravia 4K TV with Dolby Vision HDR announced

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Sony has announced XBR-A1E Bravia 4K OLED TV at CES 2017.  The XBR-A1E BRAVIA OLED series is powered by Sony’s 4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme, the Acoustic Surface sound system. It sports a cutting-edge stand-less form factor.  Continue reading “Sony OLED Bravia 4K TV with Dolby Vision HDR announced”

Sony MDR-XB50BS Bluetooth Earphones Review

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Sony, the pioneers of personal audio, have always had a fairly diverse portfolio of audio products that cater to all kinds of users. From the high-end headphones to basic budget models and everything between, Sony has also invested heavily into wireless audio products. The new MDR-XB50BS are the latest wireless earphones from the company and they represent a fantastic value for activity minded users. We’ve spent some time with the product and here’s what we thought. Continue reading “Sony MDR-XB50BS Bluetooth Earphones Review”

Sony a6500 mirrorless camera with 0.05 sec fast Hybrid AF, WiFi, NFC launched in India for Rs. 119,990

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Sony today launched α6500 (model ILCE-6500), its latest mirrorless camera with CMOS sensor and fast Hybrid AF with speed of 0.05-second, employing 425 phase-detection AF points. Continue reading “Sony a6500 mirrorless camera with 0.05 sec fast Hybrid AF, WiFi, NFC launched in India for Rs. 119,990”

Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Compact

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Back in August Sony confirmed Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for a range of smartphones, including the Xperia X series, Z5 series and more. Android Nougat update started rolling out for Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ smartphones last month, now the update is rolling out for Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Compact smartphones. Continue reading “Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Compact”

Sony Xperia XA successor renders surface, expected in 2017

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Sony introduced Xperia X performanceXperia X and Xperia XA at the MWC 2016 back in February. Now renders of the possible Xperia XA successor has surfaced. Few deails about the phone have also surfaced, but the final name of the phone is not confirmed, according to the leak. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XA successor renders surface, expected in 2017”

Sony’s Project Field will change the way you play card games

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Sony has unveiled a new gaming platform dubbed as Project Field which uses smart pads to connect physical card games and mobile games. These smart pads come with integrated IC chips, game applications, and a combination of trading card games and smartphone applications. Continue reading “Sony’s Project Field will change the way you play card games”

Sony NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res Audio, Digital Noise Cancellation launched for Rs. 15990

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Sony has launched its new compact NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res digital noise canceling feature in India, which is the successor of NW-A25HN that was launched earlier this year. It has a 3.1-inch (800×480 pixels) WVGA TFT color LCD display and control buttons. It has Hi-Res audio and Sony’s proprietary DSEE technology to upscale compressed audio files to High-Resolution Audio and other features such as ClearAudio+, Clear Phase, Dynamic Normalizer, 6 band Equalizer and S-Master HX digital amp cuts distortion and noise across a wide range of frequencies for rich, full bodied sound. Continue reading “Sony NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res Audio, Digital Noise Cancellation launched for Rs. 15990”

Android 7.0 Nougat starts rolling out for Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ

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[UPDATE] – Xperia XZ has also started receiving the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Sony has started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update for Xperia X Performance. The stable build comes soon after the update was available in beta earlier this month.

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Sony A99 II A-mount interchangeable lens camera with Hybrid PDAF launched in India for Rs. 2,49,990

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Sony today launched a99 II, its latest new flagship ɑ A-mount interchangeable lens camera with new Hybrid Phase Detection AF system and exclusive Sony A-mount features such as Translucent Mirror Technology (TMT). It has a full frame 42.4 Megapixel sensor along with a capability of shooting 12 photos per second. Continue reading “Sony A99 II A-mount interchangeable lens camera with Hybrid PDAF launched in India for Rs. 2,49,990”

Sony KD-65Z9D 4K HDR TV Review

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The times they are a changing and so are user preferences. As the vast number of Chinese entrants condition users to larger sizes and a whole host of features and/or gimmicks usually reserved for much higher end models, established entities like Sony and Samsung face an uphill battle to make a case for their offerings. As we saw in our review of the Sony KD-55X9300D, the industry leaders are bringing out the big guns to show why they might still be the better choice. Continue reading “Sony KD-65Z9D 4K HDR TV Review”

Sony MDR-1000X noise cancelling Bluetooth headphones review

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Nowadays, we are witnessing a solid growth in headphones segment with the implementation of various technologies. One of the major territories that needs more focus is the so-called Noise cancellation. While the general perception prevailed that no one can get it better than Bose, the Japan-based Sony has literally crushed it with MDR-1000X headphone.

The collective effort of the Sony engineers results in MDR-1000X, which the company claims to be the most advanced headphones with what so-called as “High Res audio”. This latest noise cancelling Bluetooth headphones retails in India at a price of Rs. 30,990. Let’s take a closer look at the Sony’s best headphone till date. Continue reading “Sony MDR-1000X noise cancelling Bluetooth headphones review”

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V compact camera with 0.05 sec fast Hybrid AF, WiFi, NFC launched in India for Rs. 79990

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Sony today launched Cyber-Shot RX100 V (model DSC-RX100M5), its new flagship compact camera in the Cyber-shot RX100 series with 1.0-type CMOS sensor and fast Hybrid AF with speed of 0.05-second, employing 315 phase-detection AF points. Continue reading “Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V compact camera with 0.05 sec fast Hybrid AF, WiFi, NFC launched in India for Rs. 79990”