Latest Sony gadget reviews

Watch out Google, Sony's coming at'cha with its Smart EyeGlass AR specs (hands-on)
Watch out Google, Sony's coming at'cha with its Smart EyeGlass AR specs (hands-on) By Rik Henderson

Although they have previously been teased in prototype form, Sony now seems to be much further ahead with its own rival Google Glass style augmented reality... Read more

Sony NWZ-ZX1 Walkman loves high-res music, is a bit of a handful (hands-on)
Sony NWZ-ZX1 Walkman loves high-res music, is a bit of a handful (hands-on) By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has made a big play with sound on a number of its latest devices launched at IFA 2014 including the Xperia Z3 flagship smartphone, Xperia Z3 Compact... Read more

Sony NWZ-A15 Walkman is a super-cute portable high-res music player (hands-on)
Sony NWZ-A15 Walkman is a super-cute portable high-res music player (hands-on) By Britta O'Boyle

Sony has announced a couple of new Walkmans to its portfolio, including one that it claims is the world's smallest and lightest portable player.The NWZ-A15... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-ZX1 pictures and hands-on: The High-Res Audio player that costs £550
Sony Walkman NWZ-ZX1 pictures and hands-on: The High-Res Audio player that costs £550 By Rik Henderson

Sony has refreshed its high-end Walkman media player range with a new flagship device that is aimed at the audiophile. The Sony Walkman NWZ-ZX1 is capable... Read more

Sony HMZ-T3W head-mounted display hands-on: wearable tech takes a turn towards madness
Sony HMZ-T3W head-mounted display hands-on: wearable tech takes a turn towards madness By Mike Lowe

Space is at a premium in Japan, so we can see where the inspiration for the Sony HMZ-T3W head-mounted display came from. It's a headset that beams two... Read more

Sony Reader PRS-T3 pictures and hands on
Sony Reader PRS-T3 pictures and hands on By Britta O'Boyle

Aside from the headline-grabbing launches at IFA 2013, Sony also announced a new Reader model, the PRS-T3.Sony describes the Reader as "slim, light and... Read more

Sony Smart Imaging Stand IPT-DS10M pictures and hands on
Sony Smart Imaging Stand IPT-DS10M pictures and hands on By Britta O'Boyle

You've probably heard by now that the Sony Xperia Z1 has been announced with its 20-megapixel camera and a host of upgrades. Well, announced alongside... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-W273 sports media player
4.0 stars Sony Walkman NWZ-W273 sports media player By Stuart Miles

The Sony Walkman W273 sports headphones are the latest "active" headphones from Sony and are designed for runners, or those keen to ditch the need for... Read more

Sony Walkman W273: Return of the Walkman, this time for exercise junkies
Sony Walkman W273: Return of the Walkman, this time for exercise junkies By Stuart Miles

Sony has announced its new waterproof, all-in-one Walkman W273 media player at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. Unlike most media players available on the market,... Read more

Sony Reader PRS-T2
3.5 stars Sony Reader PRS-T2 By Chris Hall

The ebook reader market is polarising. Where there were once plenty of manufacturers pumping out over-priced E Ink devices, we now have a few big names... Read more

Sony Walkman Z pictures and hands-on
Sony Walkman Z pictures and hands-on By Dan Sung

We caught it as a prototype at IFA 2011 in Berlin, but it wasn't until the Android-running Sony Walkman Z series hit CES that it became a reality and a... Read more

Android Sony Walkman prototype gets IFA showing
Android Sony Walkman prototype gets IFA showing By Chris Hall

Sony showed off a Walkman Mobile Entertainment Player on its stand at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin.It was quickly pointed out to us that... Read more

Sony Reader Wi-Fi pictures and hands-on
Sony Reader Wi-Fi pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

In the world of all-singing, all-dancing tablets, it’s easy to overlook the somewhat humble ebook reader. It’s no surprise, then, that Sony has thrown... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-B162
4.0 stars Sony Walkman NWZ-B162 By Libby Plummer

With the whole tech world constantly banging on about the iPod, sometimes it's easy to forget that there are other big-name brands who also make portable... Read more

Sony PRS-650 Reader Touch
4.0 stars Sony PRS-650 Reader Touch By Chris Hall

The Sony Reader Touch edition has seen a significant update from the PRS-600 model we reviewed in 2009. The new version, the PRS-650, has addressed a number... Read more

Sony NWZ-A845 Walkman
4.5 stars Sony NWZ-A845 Walkman By Libby Plummer

Sony's current range of Walkman MP3 players caters for everyone, from true music buffs to kids and karaoke fans (you can read our review of the Karaoke-equipped... Read more

Sony NWZ-E453 Walkman
4.0 stars Sony NWZ-E453 Walkman By Libby Plummer

Squarely aimed at younger music fans, the NWZ-E453 makes up one-third of the brightly coloured E Series, which also includes the NWZ-E454 (8GB) and the... Read more

Sony PRS-600 Reader Touch Edition ebook
3.5 stars Sony PRS-600 Reader Touch Edition ebook By Chris Hall

Sony's Touch Edition Reader, the PRS-600, looks to answer a lot of questions and push ebooks to a wider audience. Adding touch interaction and the ability... Read more

Sony PRS-300 Reader Pocket Edition ebook
4.0 stars Sony PRS-300 Reader Pocket Edition ebook By Chris Hall

The ebook reader market seems to be gaining momentum if you take an increasing diversity of devices as an indicator. The idea of an ebook replacing your... Read more

Sony S-Frame DPP-F700 digital photo frame - First Look
Sony S-Frame DPP-F700 digital photo frame - First Look By Stuart Miles

"Oh that's a nice picture" you hear one of your family or mates say when they are around your house looking at a photo on your mantle piece. "Can I have... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-X1050 MP3 player
4.0 stars Sony Walkman NWZ-X1050 MP3 player By Chris Hall

Looking at what the X series Walkman has on offer, it is difficult to not think about the iPod touch: Wi-Fi, web browsing and access to YouTube particularly... Read more

Sony DPF-V900 digital photo frame
3.5 stars Sony DPF-V900 digital photo frame By Stuart Miles

The Sony DPF-V900 is a 9-inch digital photo frame, part of the company's S-Frame line-up that promises a number of nifty features to make your images look... Read more

Sony DPF-X1000 digital photo frame
4.5 stars Sony DPF-X1000 digital photo frame By Stuart Miles

With digital photography pretty much the mainstay in the home, displaying your digital images is all the rage. But can the Sony's top of the range digital... Read more

Sony X-Series Walkman MP3 player - First Look
Sony X-Series Walkman MP3 player - First Look By Stuart Miles

Ah, the battle of good and evil; one competing brand against another is always a good sign when it comes to gadgets because it normally works out in the... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-W202 MP3 player
4.5 stars Sony Walkman NWZ-W202 MP3 player By Chris Hall

Describing an MP3 player as "wearable" isn't something of an increasing trend. Sure, the iPod shuffle leads the charge of clip-sporting players and there... Read more

Sony DPF-D80 digital photo frame
3.5 stars Sony DPF-D80 digital photo frame By Stuart Miles

The trouble with a digital camera is that once you've downloaded the images on to your computer you rarely see them. They collect "digital dust" to be... Read more

Sony Walkman NWZ-S639F MP3 player
4.0 stars Sony Walkman NWZ-S639F MP3 player By Stuart Miles

Say "Walkman" and you probably now think of the Sony Ericsson phones, but Sony hasn't stopped making dedicated music players. Can the NWZ-S639F make you... Read more

Sony Reader PRS-505 ebook
4.0 stars Sony Reader PRS-505 ebook By Chris Hall

We first looked at the Sony Reader (PRS-505) a few months back. We have now lived with the Reader for some time and following the UK launch with the associated... Read more

Sony NZW-A826 Walkman MP3 player
4.0 stars Sony NZW-A826 Walkman MP3 player By Paul Lester

Sony likes to adopt a bit of an elitist approach to the MP3 player market, refusing to bother itself with fancy extras like games, voice recorders and... Read more

Sony Walkman NW-A805 MP3 player
4.0 stars Sony Walkman NW-A805 MP3 player By Stuart Miles

Sony's Walkman range over the past couple of years has been, let's face it, lost in the wilderness. Mention Walkman to the average man in the street and... Read more

Sony NV-U51G GPS receiver
4.0 stars Sony NV-U51G GPS receiver By Stephen Patrick

Sony may not be the first company you think of when considering satnav solutions but it’s dabbled in the market over the years, first with a notebook... Read more

Sony NV-U92T GPS receiver - FIRST LOOK
Sony NV-U92T GPS receiver - FIRST LOOK By Stuart Miles

Sony has announced a new satnav, unit at its Media Experience Event in Rhodes, Greece. We managed to get our hands on the new player, so should TomTom... Read more

Sony DVDirect VRD MC-3 DVD burner
4.5 stars Sony DVDirect VRD MC-3 DVD burner By Stuart Miles

For those who've got a digital camera or camcorder but don't want to be fussed with a computer, Sony offers its DVDirect VRD MC-3 device that aims to make... Read more

Sony ICD-CX50 digital voice recorder
3.5 stars Sony ICD-CX50 digital voice recorder By Stuart Miles

Sony's answer to creating a digital voice recorder is to slap a digital camera on it so you can create visual tags within your recordings, but do you really... Read more

Sony VN-CX1 VoIP mouse
2.5 stars Sony VN-CX1 VoIP mouse By Stuart Miles

VoIP is the "buzz" word at the moment, and rightly so. Any technology that makes it possible to talk to people around the world for free should be highlighted... Read more

Sony NV-U70T GPS receiver
4.0 stars Sony NV-U70T GPS receiver By Stuart Miles

GPS has become so mainstream electronics giant Sony wants a piece of the pie, but can the company who is famous for its televisions and MP3 players point... Read more

Sony 6GB Network walkman (NW-A1000)
4.0 stars Sony 6GB Network walkman (NW-A1000) By Stuart Miles

Sony's new range of MP3 players is the company's best yet, showing that when it wants to, the company can be just as creative as it was with the original... Read more

Sony NW-E205 Bean MP3 player
4.0 stars Sony NW-E205 Bean MP3 player By Stuart Miles

Sony’s Bean, or NW-W205 to give it is proper title, is a 512Mb MP3 player that challenges other flash based models in the market, but with so many choices,... Read more

Sony NW-HD5 MP3 player - EXCLUSIVE
4.5 stars Sony NW-HD5 MP3 player - EXCLUSIVE By Stuart Miles

With the announcement from Sony yesterday of its new 20Gb hard drive MP3 player, Pocket-lint was given an exclusive chance to get a hands on play with... Read more

Sony NW-E507 Flash mp3 player
4.0 stars Sony NW-E507 Flash mp3 player By Stuart Miles

Like it not, Apple has long set the bar for MP3 players; the iconic iPod, the smaller iPod Mini and then the new iPod Shuffle. Across the industry companies... Read more

Sony NW-HD3 MP3 Player
4.5 stars Sony NW-HD3 MP3 Player By Debbie Davies

Sony finally cracks to the power of MP3, but it is enough to win those iPod lovers over? We take a look and a listen to find out. MP3 is not the only new... Read more

Sony Network Walkman NW-HD1
4.0 stars Sony Network Walkman NW-HD1 By Stuart Miles

We have to admit, we folks at Pocket-lint like shiny things. As the old army phrase goes - if it’s shiny it must be worth having - and the same can be... Read more

Sony HMP-A1 - First Look
0.0 stars Sony HMP-A1 - First Look By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint.co.uk was invited by Sony down to Columbia House in Soho, London to get a first look at the new Portable Media Player from Sony launched in... Read more

WALKMAN Hi-MD MZ-NH700
4.0 stars WALKMAN Hi-MD MZ-NH700 By Debbie Davies

Sony's latest high capacity minidisc player is for recalcitrants who don't want a solid state MP3 player. The MD Walkman plays a 1GB disc that holds up... Read more

Sony NW-MS70D Network Walkman
4.0 stars Sony NW-MS70D Network Walkman By Stuart Miles

Sony’s foray into the MP3 market is a strange one. On the one side its player - The Network Walkman is small, sleek and well styled, on the other however... Read more

Aibo - Robotic Dog
4.0 stars Aibo - Robotic Dog By Stuart Miles

In five years time mans best friend won’t be a dog that eats your slippers and pees on your Afghan rug, it will be a small electronic dog that leads... Read more

Sony MZ-NF810 MiniDisc Recorder
4.0 stars Sony MZ-NF810 MiniDisc Recorder By Stuart Miles

No matter how much Sony tries it seems that the MiniDisc phenomena never quite gets there, even when it succeeded in replacing audio tape. MiniDisc offers... Read more

Sony D-NE511 ATRAC CD Walkman
4.5 stars Sony D-NE511 ATRAC CD Walkman By Stuart Miles

On the outside the Sony Atrac3Plus D-NE511 looks like any other CD player circa three years ago. There are numerous buttons on the front, a two-line LCD... Read more

Sony USB Micro Vault with Fingerprint access
4.0 stars Sony USB Micro Vault with Fingerprint access By Stuart Miles

The Sony USB Micro Vault is a USB Memory storage unit that has a fingerprint reader and docking station. With the demise of the floppy disk and the rise... Read more