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Sony Xperia XZ3 Tipped to Sport Dual Front, Dual Rear Cameras

Sumaho Info HIGHLIGHTS Sony Xperia XZ3 new image leak suggests two front and back cameras It is expected to sport 19-megapixel and 12-megapixel rear sensors The smartphone is expected to launch at IFA 2018 this year After being leaked on GFXbench, details about the Sony Xperia XZ3 have surfaced online again, this time giving us more clarity on the cameras. According to a ... Read More »

Sony brags about the Xperia XZ2 Premium’s high ISO video recording in latest promo

Sony Android Sony’s Xperia XZ2 Premium might not be cheap at all, but it packs some neat goodies. Here’s an example: it has the world’s highest ISO sensitivity video recording in a smartphone, namely ISO12800. Did you know that? If not, Sony wants to tell (or rather, show) you all about it. Hence it’s created a new promo video for the handset, which you ... Read More »

Sony buys controlling stake of EMI in $2.3bn deal

Sony has struck a deal to obtain the 60% stake of EMI Music Publishing held by Mubadala Investment Company. The deal, worth $2.3bn, gives Sony a 90% controlling stake in EMI and makes it the biggest music publisher in the world. EMI’s catalog includes the likes of The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Queen, the Arctic Monkeys, Tina Turner and countless others. ... Read More »

Sony Expects Gaming Business Profit as Strong Yen Eats Into Image Sensors

Japan’s Sony Corp said on Friday it expects operating profit to fall 8.8 percent in the financial year through March 2019 as a stronger yen eats into profit from the image sensor business. The electronics and entertainment firm forecast profit to fall to CNY 670 billion ($6.13 billion) from CNY 734.86 billion a year prior, when earnings exceeded the previous peak set in the ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact Pre-Orders Come With Free PlayStation 4 or PlayStation VR

Sony Mobile’s flagship smartphones for 2018 – Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact – were announcedat the company’s keynote during Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. The company opened up pre-orders of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact across Europe last week. Interestingly, as part of the pre-order promotions, Sony is giving away goodies along with its two new smartphones, including the PlayStation gaming console, PlayStation VR pack, ... Read More »

Sony Permanently Drops Price on Select PS4-Exclusive Games in India: Here’s the Full List

HIGHLIGHTS Sony India has dropped the price on a host of PS4-exclusive games These are permanent price cuts They will be marketed under the term ‘PlayStation Hits’ Several PS4-exclusive games from Sony have received a price drop in India. Multiple retailers speaking to Gadgets 360 have confirmed that the likes of Horizon Zero Dawn, God of War 3 Remastered, and others will ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra With 23-Megapixel Cameras Launched at CES 2018: Specifications, Features

Sony Xperia XA2 HIGHLIGHTS Sony Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra will be available starting February Sony Xperia XA2 features a 5.2-inch full-HD display Sony Xperia XA2 has a 6-inch full-HD display Sony has joined CES 2018 by bringing the Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra. The new Xperia series smartphones are specifically designed to cater the growing demand for self-portrait shots (aka selfies). Both the ... Read More »

Black Friday 2017: Sony India Discounts PS4 Slim, PS VR, Uncharted 4, and More

Not content with leaving Black Friday deals for digital games alone, Sony India has announced a host of discounts for the PS4 Slim, PS VR, Uncharted 4, and other games at specialist game stores like Games The Shop, Sony’s own Sony Centre stores, and online retailers like Amazon. At the time of filing this story these discounts have not gone live just yet, but this is what you ... Read More »

PlayStation Boss Andrew House to Leave Sony

HIGHLIGHTS Andrew House will leave Sony at the end of the year He will be taking on “new challenges” outside of Sony John Kodera takes his place A familiar face at E3, Andrew House is no longer the PlayStation President and CEO. John (Tsuyoshi) Kodera has immediately taken over House’s role. As for House himself, he moves on to being Director and Chairman ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341) goes through Geekbench, leaves Snapdragon 835 footprints

The Sony G8341 was spotted again, this time in Geekbench scores. The benchmark confirms the suspected Snapdragon 835 chipset and 4GB of RAM, though it only showed Android 7.1 Nougat. Other leaks about this phone – supposedly the Xperia XZ1 – suggested it will run Android Oinstead. Considering that Google is still tinkering with the OS, we wouldn’t jump to any ... Read More »