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Sony E Ink FES watch finally sees the light of day

Sony E Ink FES watch finally sees the light of day

By Rik Henderson

Sony's crowdfunded FES watch, with a mono E Ink display, will finally make it onto consumers' wrists in Japan on 21 November, a year after first being touted.The device by sub-brand Fashion Entertainment Solutions (hence FES), doesn't quite fit into... Read more

Sony Wena smartwatch moves the brains to the bracelet

Sony Wena smartwatch moves the brains to the bracelet

By Britta O'Boyle

At the end of the Sony press conference at IFA 2015 in Berlin, the company's CEO Kazuo Hirai mentioned a new smartwatch it was working on going by the name of Wena. It launched earlier this week on Sony's First Flight crowdfunding platform and it is part... Read more

Sony goes "fashion" with new stainless steel Smartwatch 3 and designer SmartBands

Sony goes "fashion" with new stainless steel Smartwatch 3 and designer SmartBands

By Stuart Miles

Sony has followed up its SmartWatch 3 launch from 2014 with a new stainless steel version at CES in Las Vegas, while also teaming up with a number of fashion designers to enhance its SmartBand fitness band.The new SmartWatch 3 model, which will be available... Read more

Sony's next smartwatch could have an e-paper screen

Sony's next smartwatch could have an e-paper screen

By Rik Henderson

Sony is looking to e-paper for its next smartwatch, it is reported. Even the wristband will be made out of the mono display technology so that it can change its appearance.Sound familiar? Yep, the Japanese FES Watch Pocket-lint wrote about at the end... Read more

Sony joins Android Wear with SmartWatch 3

Sony joins Android Wear with SmartWatch 3

By Chris Hall

Sony has announced its latest wearable device with the launch of the SmartWatch 3, at IFA 2014.In doing so, the company jumps onto the Android Wear bandwagon, following the leads of rivals Samsung and LG.The Sony SmartWatch 3 has a new design, looking... Read more

Whoops! Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and SmartWatch 3 leaked by Sony itself

Whoops! Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and SmartWatch 3 leaked by Sony itself

By Rik Henderson

With the IFA consumer electronics trade show around the corner, some companies prefer to reveal what products they are likely to exhibit for the first time in Berlin. However, Sony generally isn't one of them, more often opting to announce kit during... Read more

Sony Smartwatch 3 leaks before IFA, wireless charging, Wi-Fi direct and no Android Wear

Sony Smartwatch 3 leaks before IFA, wireless charging, Wi-Fi direct and no Android Wear

By Luke Edwards

Sony is expected to reveal its third smartwatch at the IFA trade show at the start of September. Now the Sony Smartwatch 3 has begun leaking specs.The rumours about the Smartwatch 3 have come from Chinese site Digi-Wo, which has apparently been reliable... Read more

Sony SmartWatch 3 to appear at CES next week?

Sony SmartWatch 3 to appear at CES next week?

By Luke Edwards

A successor to Sony's SmartWatch 2 could be unveiled at CES next week in the form of the SmartWatch 3.According to an FCC product filing, the Sony SmartWatch 3 - referred to as SWR10 BT Wrist Notifier - will come with Bluetooth notifications and NFC like... Read more

Sony may have a new SmartWatch planned for 2014

Sony may have a new SmartWatch planned for 2014

By Jake Smith

Sony is planning to release a new smartwatch in the near future, if a filing with the FCC is any indication (it usually is). The Japan-based company filed to get approval for the "BT Wrist Notifier". It carries a model number of SWR10, a step up from... Read more

Sony SmartWatch 2 released in the US, sets sights on Galaxy Gear

Sony SmartWatch 2 released in the US, sets sights on Galaxy Gear

By Jake Smith

The Sony SmartWatch 2 has finally been released in the US, following a summer of leaks and a hands-on tease. Gearing to take on the Samsung Galaxy Gear, the SmartWatch 2 will be available stateside for $199.95 (£124) on Sony's online store and in select... Read more

Sony SmartWatch 2 will become available 9 September, not 15 July as originally planned

Sony SmartWatch 2 will become available 9 September, not 15 July as originally planned

By Jake Smith

The Sony SmartWatch 2, the company's second take on wearable technology, was set to launch to the masses on Monday, except that didn't turn out to be the case. Instead, the SmartWatch 2 saw a bit of delay, and will launch two months later. In a posting... Read more

Sony launches the SmartWatch 2, offering NFC, waterproofing and Android feel

Sony launches the SmartWatch 2, offering NFC, waterproofing and Android feel

By Chris Hall

Sony has launched a new SmartWatch, the Sony SmartWatch 2. The new watch comes offering NFC connectivity, waterproofing and is also water resistant.The Sony SmartWatch 2 is a second-screen companion for your Android smartphone and comes with a range of... Read more

Sony teases new SmartWatch ahead of Shanghai announcement, picture revealed?

Sony teases new SmartWatch ahead of Shanghai announcement, picture revealed?

By Rik Henderson

Sony has taken to Twitter to extol the benefits of wearable computing, hinting that a new version of its SmartWatch could be inbound. It has mentioned the Mobile Asia Expo in Shanghai next week for the venue for the more-than-likely reveal.Several tweets... Read more

Sony SmartWatch updated with new watch faces and notifications, as competition heats up

Sony SmartWatch updated with new watch faces and notifications, as competition heats up

By Jake Smith

Sony has pushed a software update to its SmartWatch, bringing along new watch faces, notification previews, smoother search, and more. The update comes after the smart watch field heated up in the past few months, with the Pebble entering the field.... Read more