- News tagged "sony"
Friday, 14 Dec 2012
It's been only a couple of weeks since the alleged Sony Xpera 'Odin' emerged on the web and there are already new leaks and rumors about another 5-inch Xperia 'phablet', the Xperia 'Yuga'. These devices have not been officially revealed by the company and by the looks of it, they might just very well be the same product due to the alarming similarities that they share.
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012
To recover from recent losses, Japanese TV giants, namely Panasonic, Sony, and Sharp, are hawking out US$3 billion worth in assets in a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide.
Thursday, 6 Dec 2012
Sony announces the Playstation 3 has become the number one hardware choice for viewers worldwide to stream Netflix content onto their televisions.
Monday, 26 Nov 2012
DisplaySearch's latest Quarterly Global TV Shipment and Forecast report reveals only two out of the top five television brands scored positive year-on-year growth in worldwide flat-panel television revenues for the third quarter of 2012.
Thursday, 22 Nov 2012
Sony is planning to augment their Ultra HD televisions with a special bundle of UHD content, according to a recent blog post penned by Sony's public relations representative, Ray Hartjen.
Thursday, 15 Nov 2012
The first Handycam with a 35mm full frame sensor from Sony, the NEX-VG900 packs a 24.3-megapixel Sony-developed full frame Exmor CMOS sensor approximately 40 times larger than the equivalent in ordinary consumer camcorders. It's also more than twice the size of the APS-C sized sensor found in other interchangeable lens Handycam models.
At 482g light (including battery and memory card), the 24.3-megapixel RX1 packs a 35mm full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor and wide aperture F2 fixed-focal lens into a body compact enough to fit easily into the palm of your hand.
Have you ever met people who have no idea how to use their DSLR camera and treat it like a point-and-shoot? Sony Australia has released a series of videos mocking such DSLR "experts", probably to convince the average consumer to pick up a NEX camera instead of a more complicated DSLR.
Monday, 5 Nov 2012
Sony is rumored to be shipping its second generation PlayStation 4 development kits to selected game studios. According to VG24/7, the hardware of the kits is housed inside of a typical PC chassis, with a third revision expected sometime in January 2014.
Sony, Panasonic, and Sharp suffer massive losses with regards to their TV businesses. Reasons were attributed to plunging costs of flat-screen TVs worldwide, a robust Yen, as well as growing competition from South Korean rivals like LG Electronics and Samsung.