Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones Review: Keeps Getting Better

There are few products that manage to take a giant step forward with every successive iteration. Sony’s 1000XM line of headphones is one such product that not only excels on their own but has taken the competition head-on.  The XM2 doubled battery but generally played it safe. With the WH-1000XM3 though, Sony has gone back to the drawing board and is making massive changes all around. What does it mean for the lineup? Find out in our review. Continue reading “Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones Review: Keeps Getting Better”

Sony sold 86 million PS4 units in 5 years, introduces PS4 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 bundle

Sony PS4 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 bundle

Sony’s PlayStation 4 is now five years old and the company announced that it has sold over 86.1 million units in addition to over 777.9 Million software units worldwide. To celebrate this occasion, the company is releasing a new PS4 bundle; Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 PS4 bundle. Continue reading “Sony sold 86 million PS4 units in 5 years, introduces PS4 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 bundle”

Sony Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact Android 9.0 (Pie) update rolling out [Update: Now with November security patch]

Update – November 16: Sony has rolled out new Android Pie update with build number 52.0.A.3.84 that includes November security patch for the Xperia XZ2 Premium, Xperia XZ3, Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact Android 9.0 (Pie) update rolling out [Update: Now with November security patch]”

Sony MP-CD1 Mobile Projector Review

Mobile projectors are an interesting category of products that can be useful to business men on the go as well as people who might want to throw up a larger screen at impromptu gatherings to view photos or play casual games. Sony’s been making these for a number of years now, and they recently launched the latest model in the series. Sony sent us over the all new MP-CD1 in for review and here’s what we think about it.  Continue reading “Sony MP-CD1 Mobile Projector Review”

Lenovo, Sony sign two-year patent agreement for Mirage Solo virtual reality headset

Lenovo Mirage Solo

Sony Interactive Entertainment and Lenovo have announced both the companies have signed a two-year patent license agreement.  The agreement provides Lenovo with a license to use SIE’s patented PlayStation VR (PS VR) industrial design for the Lenovo Mirage Solo virtual reality headset. Continue reading “Lenovo, Sony sign two-year patent agreement for Mirage Solo virtual reality headset”

Sony Cyber-Shot WX800 world’s smallest high zoom compact camera launched in India for Rs. 34990

Sony India has launched DSC-WX800 compact camera with  world’s smallest body in the Cyber-shot line-up. It offer versatile zoom range from 24mm at the wide end up to 720mm super-telephoto. In addition to 4K recording, it has BIONZ X image processing engine combined with a front-end LSI that delivers high-speed continuous shooting at up to 10 fps with a buffer limit of up to 155 images. Furthermore, it offers fast AF speed of 0.09 seconds. Continue reading “Sony Cyber-Shot WX800 world’s smallest high zoom compact camera launched in India for Rs. 34990”

Sony Home Theater 5.1 HT-S700RF Review

With all the new pocket friendly televisions hitting the market lately, it’s been good times for budding cinephiles. The one caveat is of course the rather poor sound output from most of these televisions.  Sony’s all new HT-S700 RF Home Theater aims to help you upgrade to a high-quality surround sound cinematic experience at a price that won’t pinch your pocket. Does it work well? Let’s find out.  Continue reading “Sony Home Theater 5.1 HT-S700RF Review”

Sony IMX418 CMOS image sensor with global shutter, 1:1 aspect ratio anounced

Sony IMX418

Sony Corporation has announced the IMX418 CMOS image sensor aimed at sensing applications. It comes equipped with a global shutter function and comes with an interface capable of multiple sensor connections on a single Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI) input port. Continue reading “Sony IMX418 CMOS image sensor with global shutter, 1:1 aspect ratio anounced”

Sony confirms Android 9.0 Pie update for range of Xperia smartphones [Update: Roll out dates detailed]

Android Pie

Update – October 19: After the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact got the Android 9.0 (Pie) update  last week, earlier than the promised November release. Sony has now announced new dates for the roll out for other devices. Continue reading “Sony confirms Android 9.0 Pie update for range of Xperia smartphones [Update: Roll out dates detailed]”

Sony announces blockchain-based DRM platform for music, films, VR content and e-books

Sony HQ logo

Sony has announced the development of a digital rights management (DRM) platform based on the blockchain. This new system is based on Sony and Sony Global Education’s previously developed system for authenticating, sharing, and rights management of educational data, and additionally features functionality for processing rights-related information. Continue reading “Sony announces blockchain-based DRM platform for music, films, VR content and e-books”

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact Android 9.0 (Pie) update starts rolling out

Sony Mobile officially confirmed the list of its smartphones that will get Android 9.0 (Pie) update back in August. It said that its Premium-range models will get the upgrade from November, now the company has started rolling out the Pie update for its Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact smartphones earlier than expected date. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact Android 9.0 (Pie) update starts rolling out”

Sony WH-1000XM3 with HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 launched in India for Rs. 29990

Sony just launched the WH-1000XM3 in the 1000X series of wireless noise cancelling headphones with new HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 that promises four times greater performance to cancel mid to high-range noise such as street noise and human voices.  The high quality internal headphone amp for the HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 realizes stunning high sound quality.  Continue reading “Sony WH-1000XM3 with HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 launched in India for Rs. 29990”

Sony XB01 Extra Bass portable Bluetooth water-resistant speaker launched in India for Rs. 2590

Sony India has launched the new EXTRA BASS wireless speaker SRS-XB01 in India. It has a compact, rounded design, full range speaker unit on the front and passive radiator on the rear for a deep and punchy sound. It has a water-resistant body supported with IPX5 rating.

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Sony introduces PlayStation Classic mini console with 20 pre-loaded games, two controllers

After 24 years of introduction of the first PlayStation, Sony has introduced the PlayStation Classic, a miniaturised version of the PlayStation Classic that comes pre-loaded with 20 classic titles, including  Final Fantasy VII, Jumping Flash, R4 Ridge Racer Type 4, Tekken 3 and Wild Arms. Continue reading “Sony introduces PlayStation Classic mini console with 20 pre-loaded games, two controllers”

Sony A9F BRAVIA OLED 55-inch and 65-inch 4K HDR Android TVs launched in India starting at Rs. 3,99,990

Sony just launched the BRAVIA A9F 4K HDR OLED TV series in 65″ and 55″ models in India. The MASTER Series model comes equipped with a newly developed, next-generation Picture Processor X1 Ultimate delivering high-quality picture. It intelligently detect and analyze each object in the picture through Sony’s new Object-based Super Resolution for exceptional accuracy and detail. Continue reading “Sony A9F BRAVIA OLED 55-inch and 65-inch 4K HDR Android TVs launched in India starting at Rs. 3,99,990”