Bravia archive

  • Sony to close 20 of 31 US stores and cut 1,000 jobs as part of restructure
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    Sony to close 20 of 31 US stores and cut 1,000 jobs as part of restructure

    By 26 February 2014

    Sony Electronics has announced it will soon close two-thirds of its retail locations across the US. The Japanese-based consumer electronics company has 31 stores in the US, but 20 of them are now shutting down to maintain "competitiveness in an evolving...

  • Sony Bravia 55-inch KDL-55HX853 LED TV review
    Televisions 4.5 out of 5

    Sony Bravia 55-inch KDL-55HX853 LED TV review

    By 25 January 2013

    The Sony Bravia KDL-55HX853 is the second telly from the company's dynamic edge-LED range that's made its way into Pocket-lint towers. It's a mix of unusual design with bags of picture-enhancing technology and enough connectivity - both physical and via...

  • Sony Bravia 46-inch KDL-46HX853 LED TV review
    Televisions 5 out of 5

    Sony Bravia 46-inch KDL-46HX853 LED TV review

    By 7 June 2012

    Sony’s presence in the TV world has always been a strong one. Well, except for the company’s last few generations of TVs that have fallen short of the mark. We’ll just put that down to a bad day in the office, because it looks as though Sony has...

  • Sony brings high-end NX713 and NX813 3D TVs to the party
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    Sony brings high-end NX713 and NX813 3D TVs to the party

    By 19 August 2010

    Sony's 3D bombardment continues unabated with the introduction of two new LED TVs in its Bravia range. Both of them feature slimmer, fancier design aesthetics than the company's 3DTVs before them, and sport slimmer bezels around the edge of the screen....

  • Sony Bravia 3D TVs on brink of release - finally
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    Sony Bravia 3D TVs on brink of release - finally

    By 10 June 2010

    A stack of Sony 3D TVs, Blu-ray decks and home cinema systems, and accessories will be on sale in over 600 UK stores from tomorrow, June 11 2010. The first Bravia TV available will be the KDL-HX803, with the HX903 and LX903 models coming soon. Additionally,...

  • World Cup fever hits Sony Bravia screens
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    World Cup fever hits Sony Bravia screens

    By 13 May 2010

    From late-May, owners of compatible Sony TVs or Blu-ray players will be able to access a whole host of clips, shows and documentaries about the World Cup via the company's BRAVIA Internet Video. As the official consumer electronics brand of the forthcoming...

  • Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009 - home cinema device
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    Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009 - home cinema device

    By 10 November 2009

    There are few things over which geeks and gadget lovers unite, but one stonewall certainty is that we all love big TVs. Give us some content and an enormous panel to watch it on and you'll have us transfixed. In fact, there's probably a directly proportional...

  • Sony design and the shape of things to come
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    Sony design and the shape of things to come

    By 3 November 2009

    Takuya Kawagoi has been a Sony man for nearly 20 years now. Having spent plenty of time based in Japan as one of the graphic designers at the heart of the company image, he has now been appointed head of Sony Design Centre Europe. We stopped in for a...

  • Sony commits to 3DTV
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    Sony commits to 3DTV

    By 3 September 2009

    Sony has outlined its plans for 3DTV at its IFA press conference in Berlin, Germany, as the television industry quickly shifts its focus to the new technology. Committing to creating and releasing a 3D TV in 2010, the electronics giant showed off the...

  • VIDEO: Alice Cooper stars in new Sony Bravia ad
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    VIDEO: Alice Cooper stars in new Sony Bravia ad

    By 24 August 2009

    Ageing rocker Alice Cooper has been recruited for Sony's latest TV-themed advertising, advocating the benefits of trading-in old TVs for money off Sony's Bravia range, rather than say, chucking your old telly out the window. Hit play for more while the...

  • Sony launches nine new BRAVIA LCD TVs in the States
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    Sony launches nine new BRAVIA LCD TVs in the States

    By 7 June 2007

    Sony USA has introduced nine new BRAVIA flat-panel LCD high-definition televisions. The new models all feature 1920 x 1080 full high-definition resolution, 10-bit panels and, in some models, Motionflow 120Hz high frame rate technology, as well as x.v.Color...