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Sony’s Flagship Xperia XZ3 Has Curved Glass, AI, But No Notch

Smartphone makers out there are trying to coax the money out consumers’ wallet with not just specs, but also designs that push the boundaries, albeit in a trend-following manner. Sony, on the other hand, seems nonchalant about the on-going trend and sticking to its gun. Well, not at anymore. It now also has so-called 3D curved glass, starting with the company’s flagship Sony Xperia XZ3. And no, there’s no notch and neither is there under-glass fingerprint scanner. Continue reading Sony’s Flagship Xperia XZ3 Has Curved Glass, AI, But No Notch

The World’s Fastest SD Card From Sony Is Also Now The World’s Toughest

Back in February last year, Sony SF-G series SD card stake claim as the world’s fastest. Today, the Japanese electronics giant has a new SF-G series that is not only the world’s fastest, but also the world’s toughest. And that, my friends, really tickles my fancy. If you are like me, have a mistrust with tech because unexpected damaged to usually frail item like SD card often puts your precious data in jeopardy, you will appreciate the Sony TOUGH SF-G Series SD Card. Continue reading The World’s Fastest SD Card From Sony Is Also Now The World’s Toughest

Sony To Sell Limited aibo Companion Robot In The U.S.

The latest and the sixth generation aibo, Sony’s companion robot (dog) is finally landing on the U.S. shore. The special First Litter Edition of the autonomous robotic puppy in a limited, all-in-one aibo bundle will include aibo, a 3-year AI Cloud Plan, a fun assortment of aibo toys, plus an individually numbered commemorative dog tag. If you don’t already know, the latest aibo, which also made its appearance at CES 2018, features a new, cloud-connected AI engine and advanced image sensors that enable this robotic pup to learn and recognize faces. Continue reading Sony To Sell Limited aibo Companion Robot In The U.S.

Sony Marks 500 Million+ Playstation Sold With Translucent PS4 Pro

Colored Playstation game consoles are not new. Colored unit other than the standard colors (black and white) offered are usually in conjunction with game bundle (such as the red Marvel’s Spider-Man Edition we saw recently), but this one here is different. It is not a game bundle. It is a unit to mark over 500 million Playstation systems sold over the 24 years and it is a dark blue-tinted translucent unit. Now, if that isn’t the coolest color for PS game console… Continue reading Sony Marks 500 Million+ Playstation Sold With Translucent PS4 Pro

Sony Xperia XA2 And XZ2 Premium: Hi-Res Audio And Insane Videoing

Here are two Android smartphones for on-the-go music lovers and avid mobile videographers from Sony Mobile. The first is the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus which is touted as the first mid-range device to blessed with Sony High-Resolution Audio and DSEE HX audio upscaling technology and the second device is the Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium (larger sibling to XZ2 and XZ2 Compact) that boasts the world’s highest ISO sensitive video recording in a smartphone. Continue reading Sony Xperia XA2 And XZ2 Premium: Hi-Res Audio And Insane Videoing

Into The Spider-Verse Characters And The Action Figures Revealed

Sony has revealed three more characters joining the the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse at the San Diego Comic-Con 2018. Spider-Ham, Spider-Man Noir, and Peni Parker (SP//dr) will join Miles Morales’ Spider-Man, Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy in the upcoming animated flick set to hit the theaters on December 14, 2018. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse will see the other Spider-Man (Miles Morales) teaming up with other Spider-Men from other dimensions. Continue reading Into The Spider-Verse Characters And The Action Figures Revealed

Sony Announces Limited Edition Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle

Sony still has the rights to Spider-Man and so, it is really no surprise that the electronics/entertainment giant is eager to promote Insomniac Games upcoming Spider-Man video game with a hardware/game bundle. The announcement was posted today (or yesterday, depending on where you are) on Playstation official blog. The Limited Edition Marvel’s Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle will be launching alongside the video game which will be out on September 7, 2018. Continue reading Sony Announces Limited Edition Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle

Sony Unveiled New Flagship Xperia, Finally Ditches Squarish Design

For the longest time, we are not impressed with Sony Mobile’s handset design. I mean, they are sleek, but only at the beginning. When the design change much over the years, it become kind of stale. However tweaks they did under the hood did not quite change our mind. That’s until now. At this year’s Mobile World Congress, the Japanese handset maker announced two new smartphones that will headline its flagship range. Called Sony Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact, the duo aims to, according to Sony Mobile, bring “the most immersive entertainment experiences yet.” And the duo will achieve the mission through advanced camera, display and audio technology. Continue reading Sony Unveiled New Flagship Xperia, Finally Ditches Squarish Design

Paul George’s 2nd Nike Shoes Is Playstation-themed, Has Light Up Logo

As it turns out, Paul George considered himself as quite a big of a fan of video gaming and so, for this second collaboration with Nike, he and designer Tom Hardy has infused video gaming theme into the kicks by the way of Playstation them – with the blessing from Sony, of course. Now, being a “Playstation” shoes does not immediately made it a pair of high-tech sneakers. On the contrary, they are not. Well, unless you consider having light up function is “high-tech” which, in this case, it probably is. Anyways, this second signature shoe in the name of NBA athlete Paul George is, if you didn’t already noticed, also a collab with Sony, specifically the company’s video game console, Playstation – the video game console of choice of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s small forward. Continue reading Paul George’s 2nd Nike Shoes Is Playstation-themed, Has Light Up Logo

Recap: Sony New Aibo Robot Dog And Other Sony Gizmos At CES In Pictures

There was a lot going for Sony at this year’s CES which concluded last week. Among the gizmos Sony brought along with it to Vegas were a drool worthy, tech-loaded 4K HDR TV, an Ultra Short Throw projector/entertainment console, and the “world’s first” Dolby Atmos soundbar – just to pick out a few. Also debuted outside of Japan was the company’s new Aibo robot dog, along with another “world’s first,” a Dolby Vision-capable 4K UHD Blu-ray player, a 7.2ch Dolby Atmos 4K HDR AV receiver, as well as a new Camera Control Box to enable multi-camera setup for Sony RX0 action cam. Instead of burdening you with words, here are some images, courtesy of Sony, to recap what the Japanese electronic giant has to offer at this year, at Las Vegas. So here goes… Continue reading Recap: Sony New Aibo Robot Dog And Other Sony Gizmos At CES In Pictures