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Sony has revealed remarkably high sales of the PlayStation VR. In only four months, the virtual reality headset has sold 915,000 units, according to Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Andrew House. The company only set a goal of 1 million sales for the first six months.
Sony has finally attached a name and release date to its Xperia projector. The device was introduced during last year's MWC, but few details about it were initially revealed. Now, Sony says the "Xperia Touch" will be released in the spring for €1,599 in Europe.
Sony also announced something for mid-range segment. The two new XA1 and XA1 Ultra smartphones offer decent specs, but most importantly they look very nice with extremely thin bezels and edge-to-edge displays. The top and bottom bezels are unfortunately still very thin, like on
Besides the new flagship Xperia XZ Premium, the company has also unveiled a smaller, 5.2-inch Xperia XZs. The phone is very similar to the flagship model, and basically the only changes are the Motion Eye camera, 1080p display and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 chipset.
As promised, Sony has announced a few new smartphones. The biggest surprise was the new flagship model, the Xperia XZ Premium, which comes with a 5.5-inch display. According to Sony, it is the world's first 4K HDR display in a smartphone. The company also included some other
Sony has scheduled a press conference later today, where it will probably announce an updated Xperia lineup. The company has already been rumoured to announce up to five new smartphones, and ahead of the event, four Xperia smartphones have leaked in renders.
Sony will also attend this week's MWC 2017 event where it will announce up to five new Xperia smartphones. We don't exactly know which devices will be unveiled, but it should be the Xperia X (2017) and Xperia XA (2017), and a render of the former leaked today.
Horizon Zero Dawn, a major PS4 exclusive, is expected to sell 8 million copies in its lifetime and 6 million by the end of this year, according to SuperData. If the total sales figure is reached, the game would end up close to recent Uncharted and Metal Gear Solid titles.
At least five new smartphones are expected from Sony at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month. Sony will release devices for all segments, from entry-level to premium, and it looks like a successor to the Xperia XA has just received the FCC
Samsung wants to make sure there aren't any battery-related issues with the upcoming Galaxy S8, as well as making sure there are enough batteries available. Therefore, the company is adding a third battery supplier, Sony, alongside Samsung SDI and Amperex.
The range of devices that work with Sony's PlayStation Now game streaming service is going to shrink. It has announced support for all platforms other than the PlayStation 4 and PC will be dropped. This means Now is going to depart the PS3, PS Vita, and other devices.
Earlier today, we reported that owners of Sony's SmartWatch 3 started a petition, urging Sony to develop Android Wear 2.0 build for the smartwatch. Sony has now released a short statement, saying that the smartwatch will remain on version 1.5 and no Android Wear 2.0 or newer
Several last-gen smartwatches have been confirmed that the latest Andorid Wear 2.0 platform won't be available for them, including Samsung Gear Live, the original Moto 360, LG G Watch and Sony Smartwatch 3. Two days ago, users of Sony's Smartwatch 3 have started a petition,
Unannounced Sony smartphone codenamed Pikachu has been spotted on GFXBench. It could be announced at Mobile World Congress 2017 as Sony is expected to unveil around five new smartphones there. According to the listing, the phone looks to target mid-range segment.
Sony has dropped the price of a couple PS4 Slim bundles to just $250. The Uncharted 4 and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare bundles are both at the lowest they've been since Black Friday. The price cuts apply to all retailers around the US. Both include a 500 GB console.
Sony's latest TV lineup come with nice design and powerful specifications, and according to the company, it will also support Google Assistant, but not right away. The Android TV platform will receive new software update later this year that also includes Google's
Rumour has it that Sony plans at least four new Xperia smartphones during the trade show, but there is no confirmation on what to expect. It is possible that we could see a successor to the flagship Xperia XZ smartphone, which has now leaked online in live images ahead of the
Manufacturers have plenty of camera sensors to choose from, but for high-end devices, Sony sensors stand as one of the best on the market. To make things even better, Sony has just unveiled a new smartphone camera sensor, the industry's first 3-layer stacked CMOS image sensor
Sony appears to be updating the PlayStation 4 Pro with a "boost mode" that'll improve performance in games that have yet to receive a Pro patch. The feature is available in version 4.50, which is currently being beta tested. Boost offers higher frame rates.
The next update for the PlayStation 4 will include support for external hard drives. Sony has released a preview of the update and it includes the feature. PS4 users have been waiting for external hard drive support for quite a while. Support is found in version 4.50.