VAIO Competes with Sony in Japan with its Android Powered “Phone A”

VAIO Competes with Sony in Japan with its Android Powered “Phone A”

Sony had offloaded its PC division, Vaio a few years back and now the brand has reemerged and this time around, it is trying to strengthen the foothold in the Android market. This is not exactly the first time VAIO has launched its handset, in fact, it had launched the first device last year. Now VAIO has announced a new […]

     
 
 

Sony Revisits Budget Smartphone Segment With the all new Xperia L1

Sony Revisits Budget Smartphone Segment With the all new Xperia L1

Sony had made a paradigm shift years ago and decided not to put efforts in the budget smartphone segment. A couple of premium Xperia Z’s and X’s later, Sony seems to have reworked their strategy with the budget smartphones and are back with the Xperia L1. The Xperia L1 is reminiscent of the Xperia lineup but the side bezels have […]

     
 
 

Sony Files Patent for Wirelessly Charging Your Phone from Another Phone

Sony Files Patent for Wirelessly Charging Your Phone from Another Phone

What if you could charge your phone on the fly, by sucking the juice from your friend’s smartphone? Well, that might sound like a zombie; but it’s something most of us really need. Sadly, such a technology is not yet available in the consumer market. With that said, Sony is apparently working on such a wireless charging technology and has, […]

     
 
 

Sony Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra with Edge-to-Edge Displays Launched at MWC

Sony Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra with Edge-to-Edge Displays Launched at MWC    

Sony has extended its XA series with the launch of new XA1, and XA1 Ultra smartphones at the Mobile World Congress. The new mid-range phones feature striking edge-to-edge displays up front and come with 23MP rear cameras. Neither of the phones is water resistant and flaunt an all-glass build. First off, the Xperia XA1 comes with an edge-to-edge 5-inch HD […]

     
 
 

Sony’s Bracelet will Save You from Embarrassment of Forgetting a Name

Sony’s Bracelet will Save You from Embarrassment of Forgetting a Name

Though most of us have a good visual memory which helps us remember a face, but struggling with their names is our brain’s favorite hobby. This is quite common as we are not Bill Gates with a photographic memory. We human beings can remember only 62% of the information – visual or acoustic – for 20-30 seconds, says a study. […]

     
 
 

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V Launched in India at Rs 79,990

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V Launched in India at Rs 79,990    

Sony India has unveiled the Cyber-shot flagship offering in the form of RX100 V. The RX100 V offers improved performance on various parameters including AF and slow motion recording. The RX series has been known for its smaller footprint and in the manner, it can be easily tucked away in smallest of the storage places. In fact Sony claims that […]

     
 
 

Sony Xperia XZ Review: When Good Enough is No Longer Enough

Sony Xperia XZ Review: When Good Enough is No Longer Enough

Back in February this year, Sony had launched the Xperia X and Xperia X Performance at MWC 2016 but were quick to bring in their successor and hence we have the Xperia XZ! In fact, we thought that the Xperia XZ is what the Xperia X Performance should have been. Yes, Sony kicked out the Z to replace it with […]

 
     
 
 

Latest Report Reveals Positive Growth in Sony’s Mobile Business

Latest Report Reveals Positive Growth in Sony’s Mobile Business

Sony’s mobile business hasn’t seen potential growth since the sudden embankment of affordable smartphones. They’ve been unable to keep up the pace and as a result, their share in the market has almost reached a point of extinction when compared with what they used to relish before. However, unlike the previous year where they faced a tragic loss of $172 […]

     
 
 

Sony Xperia XZ Launched in India, Features 23-Megapixel Camera and USB Type-C

Sony Xperia XZ Launched in India, Features 23-Megapixel Camera and USB Type-C

Nearly after six months of discontinuing their Z lineup Sony still seems to have some fond memories of the Z Series. The company’s latest flagship which would otherwise have the name Z6 is called the Xperia XZ. Announced recently at the IFA, Sony today launched the Xperia XZ in India priced at Rs 51,990 alongside a limited prebooking offer. That […]

     
 
 

Sony’s Patent to Disable Any Camera Using WiFi or Bluetooth

Sony’s Patent to Disable Any Camera Using WiFi or Bluetooth

Two months back, the USPTO awarded Apple a patent disclosing the method to block a user’s camera where photography or video recording is prohibited. The patented technology received mixed responses. Danny from The Guardian, for example, found the idea legit for concerts, plays, museums, etc., where smartphone users violate “no photography” rule almost every time. Danny, however, was afraid that […]