News tagged ‘sony’

Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012

Sony Clarifies on Android 4.1 Update for Xperia Smartphones

Sony Clarifies on Android 4.1 Update for Xperia Smartphones

Sony released an official statement on its blog assuring Xperia users that the company is still investigating which devices will receive the Android 4.1 update after information given earlier by a spokesperson turned out to be false.

Friday, 27 Jul 2012

Kipon Electronic Adapters Let You Mount Canon EF Lenses on Sony NEX and Micro Four Thirds Cameras

Kipon Electronic Adapters Let You Mount Canon EF Lenses on Sony NEX and Micro Four Thirds Cameras

Kipon, a China-based photography accessories maker, has announced that it has developed two electronic adapters for mounting Canon EF lenses on Sony Alpha NEX and Micro Four Thirds-based mirrorless camera bodies.

Sony Rolls Out Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony Rolls Out Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Priced at S$999, the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 includes a 20-megapixel sensor, 3.6x optical zoom, and is capable of capturing Full HD movies. Encased in an aluminum body, the compact camera also offers ISO sensitivity up to an overwhelming ISO25,600, a control ring, as well as a high contrast 3-inch LCD.

Friday, 20 Jul 2012

Sony's Cyber-shot WX170 Packs a 10x Optical Zoom Lens in a Slim Body

Sony's Cyber-shot WX170 Packs a 10x Optical Zoom Lens in a Slim Body

The new Cyber-shot DSC-WX170 packs a 10x optical zoom lens, a 3.0-inch high-resolution touchscreen, and an 18.2-megapixel CMOS sensor into a body measuring just 17.6mm at its thinnest point. This petite camera also shoots full HD videos in the AVCHD format.

Thursday, 19 Jul 2012

Sony Introduces New Walkman Media Players

Sony Introduces New Walkman Media Players

After the introduction of the NWZ-Z1050 portable music player a few months back, Sony has introduced a slew of new portable music players to their Walkman lineup. The new products feature audio playback as well as providing access to games.

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012

Sony Develops Silicon Sheet that could Replace Thermal Paste

Sony Develops Silicon Sheet that could Replace Thermal Paste

Applying thermal paste may be a thing of the past as Sony demonstrates its new silicon sheet that is touted to have better cooling properties than thermal paste.

Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012

Sony XQD S Series Memory Cards Capable of Transfer Speeds of Up to 168MBps

Sony XQD S Series Memory Cards Capable of Transfer Speeds of Up to 168MBps

Available in 32GB and 64GB capacities, the Sony XQD S Series of memory cards is capable of transfer speeds of up to 168MBps, compared to the limited 125MBps transfer rate offered by the older H series.

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012

Sony Teases New Wearable Action Camera

Sony Teases New Wearable Action Camera

GoPro is one of the more popular action camera brands around but it seems a new competitor is about to join the market, Sony has released details of its new action camera on its blog.

Monday, 11 Jun 2012

Sony Launches Its BDV-N990 5.1ch 3D Blu-ray Home Theater System

Sony Launches Its BDV-N990 5.1ch 3D Blu-ray Home Theater System

The latest 5.1ch 3D Blu-ray Home Theater System doubles up as a server to deliver music to the entire home via its built-in Wi-Fi, providing convenient volume control of network speakers via the GUI, eliminating the need to manually adjust the speakers located in different rooms.

Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012

Sony Announces New Big Sensor Compact Camera Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony Announces New Big Sensor Compact Camera Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Fancy a digital compact camera which shoots 20 mega-pixels? Sony has just announced the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100, an enthusiast-level compact camera with a 20MP sensor, 3.6x optical zoom (approx. 28-100mm in 35mm equivalent), ISO sensitivity up to an astounding ISO25,600, all wrapped into a sleek aluminium body.

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