Sony invests $250 million to acquire minority interest in Epic Games

Sony has announced an investment of $250 million into Epic games, acquiring a minority interest. The investment would allow Sony to deepen their collaboration with Epic games, sharing Sony’s massive entertainment assets and technologies with Epic’s social entertainment platform.

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Sony Research India launched with R&D centers in Bengaluru and Mumbai

In the latest development, Sony has announced that it will establish a research company “Sony Research India Private Limited (Sony Research India)” effective July 1st, 2020. As per the company, the research company consists of R&D Center India Bengaluru Laboratory and Mumbai Laboratory as part of Sony’s Global R&D centres. This was announced back in November last year. Continue reading “Sony Research India launched with R&D centers in Bengaluru and Mumbai”

Sony WF-XB700 TWS EXTRA BASS and WF-SP800N TWS Noise-Cancelling Sport Headphones launched in India

Sony just launched its WF-XB700, the company’s latest Truly Wireless Headphones with EXTRA BASS and new WF-SP800N Truly Wireless Headphones Noise-Cancelling Headphones for Sports in India. Starting with the WF-XB700, it features 12mm drivers and Sony’s EXTRA BASS technology that creates precise, punchy bass rhythms while maintaining vocal clarity, perfect for those who love the EDM or Hip-hop genre. It is designed with an Ergonomic Tri-hold structure that will provide for a comfortable fit and it is rated for IPX4 water resistance. Continue reading “Sony WF-XB700 TWS EXTRA BASS and WF-SP800N TWS Noise-Cancelling Sport Headphones launched in India”

Sony BRAVIA W6603 43-inch Full HD and X70G 55-inch 4K Smart TVs launched in India

Sony has launched new BRAVIA TVs in India as part of its W6603 and X70G series. Both these feature X-Reality PRO picture processing, Motionflow XR for smooth and sharp details even in fast-moving sequences, HDR gaming, X-Protection Pro and more. The X70G 55-inch 4K model comes with 4K X-Reality PRO, Bass reflex speaker, multi-format USB play and more. Continue reading “Sony BRAVIA W6603 43-inch Full HD and X70G 55-inch 4K Smart TVs launched in India”

Sony PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition design, new accessories and games revealed

At its online event Sony revealed the design PlayStation 5, and announced that it comes in two models, the PlayStation 5 console with an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive and a PlayStation 5 Digital Edition without a disc drive. Other features and the overall design are similar that includes USB-A port and USB-C port along with a power button. Continue reading “Sony PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition design, new accessories and games revealed”

Sony WH-CH710N wireless noise cancelling headphones launched in India for Rs. 9990

Sony has announced the launch of WH-CH710 wireless headphones in India that uses their Artificial Intelligence Noise Cancellation (AINC) technology.  It features Dual Noise Sensor Technology, long battery life, quick charge technology, voice assistant support and more.

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Sony WI-SP510 wireless sports earphones with IPX5 water resistance launched in India for Rs. 4990

Sony has announced the launch of its WI-SP510 wireless sports headphones in India. It has many sports centric features like a lightweight design, IPX5 water resistance, 15 hours battery life, EXTRA BASS for great bass performance and more.

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Sony BRAVIA X8000H 85″ and 75″ and X7500H 55″ 4K HDR Android TVs launched in India

Sony has launched launched two new premium BRAVIA TVs in India as part of its X8000H and X7500H series. They both features X1 4K processors, 4K X-Reality PRO upscaling, Triluminous displays, X-Balanced Speakers, Android TV support and more.

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Sony Xperia 1 II US price and availability revealed, pre-orders begin June 1

A couple of months back, Sony introduced its Xperia 1 II (Mark 2) at an online event packing a 6.5-inch 21:9 CinemaWide 4K HDR display, Snapdragon 865 with 8GB of RAM and a triple camera setup featuring ZEISS optics. Sony has confirmed that 5G wireless bands will work in the US version so it will only support 4G and will work with Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Cricket and MetroPCS networks. Continue reading “Sony Xperia 1 II US price and availability revealed, pre-orders begin June 1”

Sony’s cloud gaming subscription ‘PlayStation Now’ crosses 2.2 million users

At the recently held corporate strategy meeting, Sony has announced that the PlayStation Now, its cloud gaming subscription has reached 2.2 million users. It’s worth mentioning that the subscription numbers have more than doubled between March 2019 and March 2020. Thanks to the price slash after seven months of introducing the service. Continue reading “Sony’s cloud gaming subscription ‘PlayStation Now’ crosses 2.2 million users”

Sony announces world’s first intelligent vision sensors with AI processing

Sony Corporation has announced two intelligent vision sensors — IMX500 1/2.3-type (7.857 mm diagonal) approx. and IMX501 1/2.3-type (7.857 mm diagonal) approx. These 12.3MP sensors support 4K(4056×2288)60fps
1080p 240fps and 30fps Full/video+AI processing. Notably, these are the first image sensors in the world to be equipped with AI processing functionality. Continue reading “Sony announces world’s first intelligent vision sensors with AI processing”

Sony Xperia L4 with 6.2-inch 21:9 display, triple rear cameras announced [Update: Now rolling out]

Update: April 28, 2020 – Sony has started rolling out the phone starting from Europe for €199 (US$ 216 / Rs. 16,425 approx.) and in UK for £169 (US$ 211 / Rs. 16,035 approx.). Continue reading “Sony Xperia L4 with 6.2-inch 21:9 display, triple rear cameras announced [Update: Now rolling out]”

Sony PlayStation 5 DualSense Wireless Controller will feature built-in mic and adaptive triggers

Recently, Sony revealed its specifications list for its upcoming next generation console, the PlayStation 5. And now, Sony has revealed the new controller that will be paired with the PS5, the DualSense Wireless Controller.

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Sony WF-XB700 truly wireless earphones and WH-CH710N Noise Canceling Headphones announced

Sony has launched two new products in the US which are the WF-XB700 truly wireless earphones and the WH-CH710N Noise Canceling Headphones.  Among its features, the truly wireless WF-XB700, being part of the ‘XB’ family has excellent bass reproduction while the WH-CH710N claims good noise cancellation with its Artificial Intelligence Noise Cancelation (AINC).

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