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Sony HT-ZF9 soundbar review: Puts the vertical in surround
4.0 stars Sony HT-ZF9 soundbar review: Puts the vertical in surround By Steve Withers

The Sony ZF9 uses psychoacoustics to generate a virtual 7.1.2 surround from a compact 3.1 channel soundbar. Does it deliver on its promise? Read more

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI review: A little camera with huge talent
4.5 stars Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI review: A little camera with huge talent By Sam Kieldsen

The 6th gen Sony RX100 compact is as good as ever: a pop-up viewfinder, exceptional autofocus and ace image quality from its 1in sensor mean it excels Read more

Sony WH-1000XM3 review: Noise-cancelling supremo
5.0 stars Sony WH-1000XM3 review: Noise-cancelling supremo By Chris Hall

The Sony WH-1000XM3 make a great set of headphones even better for Mark 3. If you value noise-cancelling then these over-ears are among the very best. Read more

Sony MDR-Z7M2 may be some of the finest closed-back headphones you can buy
Sony MDR-Z7M2 may be some of the finest closed-back headphones you can buy By Andrew Williams

Sony has updated its high-end MDR-Z7 headphones in a second-gen version, the Sony MDR-Z7M2.This new pair looks like its predecessor, with a moody black Read more

Sony WF-SP900 wireless in-ears can even be worn when swimming in the sea
Sony WF-SP900 wireless in-ears can even be worn when swimming in the sea By Rik Henderson

Sony has expanded its line of truly wireless in-ear headphones to include a pair that are designed specifically for the rigours of all types of workouts Read more

Sony’s SRS-XB501G is a wireless speaker just begging to party
Sony’s SRS-XB501G is a wireless speaker just begging to party By Andrew Williams

The Sony SRS-XB501G is a portable speaker for those who need much more oomph than a UE Boom 2 can provide.It looks like a miniature PA speaker. And it’s Read more

Sony adds Alexa control to soundbar and headphones
Sony adds Alexa control to soundbar and headphones By Rik Henderson

Sony is pushing a firmware update to several of its audio products that give them Alexa compatibility.You will be able to ask Alexa-enabled devices to Read more

Sony’s e-paper FES Watch U finally gets a release outside Japan
Sony’s e-paper FES Watch U finally gets a release outside Japan By Andrew Williams

The Sony FES Watch U is a watch with a strap and face design you can change with the press of a button.Its face and strap have a layer of e-paper, which Read more

Sony WH-1000XM3 wireless headphones take ANC to yet another level
Sony WH-1000XM3 wireless headphones take ANC to yet another level By Rik Henderson

Sony has refreshed its award-winning noise cancellation headphones again, with an all-new ANC but retaining the comfort and style we already know and love. Read more

Control your TV with Sony's new PS4 Cloud Remote
Control your TV with Sony's new PS4 Cloud Remote By Maggie Tillman

It's essentially a programmable remote that can find and control your television, so you can easily change inputs, turn the volume up, and more. Read more

Want a robot dog? Sony will sell Aibo starting in September
Want a robot dog? Sony will sell Aibo starting in September By Maggie Tillman

You can buy it in September for $2,899, though it won't ship until the holidays or later. Read more

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is coming to the UK after all
The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is coming to the UK after all By Dan Grabham

The Xperia XZ2 Premium debuted in April, but the handset didn't make it to the UK at that point. However, things have changed. Read more

Sony explains why Android version updates take so long to arrive on phones
Sony explains why Android version updates take so long to arrive on phones By Dan Grabham

Not only did Sony Mobile confirm various phones will get Android Pie, but it offered an interesting insight into the development of Android updates. Read more

Sony UBP-X500 is a stripped back deck designed to play 4K Blu-rays well
Sony UBP-X500 is a stripped back deck designed to play 4K Blu-rays well By Rik Henderson

Sony's latest 4K Blu-ray deck is also capable of playing Blu-ray, DVD, CD and Super AudioCD formats. Read more

Sony's new Master Series 4K TVs are perfectly tuned for Netflix
Sony's new Master Series 4K TVs are perfectly tuned for Netflix By Maggie Tillman

The Bravia Master Series TVs will be available this autumn. Sony will announce pricing details later. Read more

Sony's 48-megapixel sensor could super-charge smartphone cameras of the future
Sony's 48-megapixel sensor could super-charge smartphone cameras of the future By Chris Hall

Sony has announced a 48-megapixel sensor for smartphone cameras, the highest resolution sensor in such a small package to date. Read more

Sony's next major ANC headphones appear in FCC listing, IFA launch likely
Sony's next major ANC headphones appear in FCC listing, IFA launch likely By Rik Henderson

IFA 2018 will play host to some of the biggest consumer electronic launches at the end of next month and a new pair of active noise cancelling headphones Read more

Sony Xperia XA2 Plus brings high-res audio to the mid-range
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus brings high-res audio to the mid-range By Rik Henderson

Sony has announced a larger screen version of its Xperia XA2 smartphone with a couple of its own tricks up its sleeve.The Sony Xperia XA2 Plus is a 6-inch Read more

Sony KD-55XF8505 review: HDR woes hold back this 4K TV
3.0 stars Sony KD-55XF8505 review: HDR woes hold back this 4K TV By John Archer

Is Sony's step-down edge-lit 4K HDR TV for 2018 worth the cut in price, or does its HDR performance lack? HDR, 4K, TV, television Read more

Google Assistant finally arrives on Sony Android TVs
Google Assistant finally arrives on Sony Android TVs By Max Langridge

Sony has announced that Google Assistant is finally making its way to 4K HDR TVs with the Android TV OS. Read more

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium camera sample images show impressive results
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium camera sample images show impressive results By Max Langridge

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium shouldn't be too far away from an official launch, given that Sony said it would be available from "summer 2018". However that Read more

Sony Xperia XZ3 images surface showing dual-lens camera
Sony Xperia XZ3 images surface showing dual-lens camera By Max Langridge

No sooner had the Xperia XZ2 launched, rumours surrounding an Xperia XZ3 sequel soon started making the rounds. A leaked spec sheet from Japan allegedly Read more

Sony prevents Fortnite cross-play between PS4 and Switch
Sony prevents Fortnite cross-play between PS4 and Switch By Max Langridge

Nintendo used E3 to announce that the hugely popular game Fortnite is now available as a free download on the Switch console. One of the biggest selling Read more

Sony RX100 VI with 24-200mm lens will launch in July for £1,150
Sony RX100 VI with 24-200mm lens will launch in July for £1,150 By Maggie Tillman

Sony has updated its six-year-old series of RX100 cameras.The latest addition to the compact camera series is the RX100 VI, naturally, and it most notably Read more

Sony developing AI camera tech for future Xperia phones
Sony developing AI camera tech for future Xperia phones By Max Langridge

Sony has confirmed in a recent blog post on its official Sony Mobile website that it is jumping on the AI bandwagon and developing selfie AI camera tech Read more

Sony Digital Paper E Ink tablet now comes in A5 size too, US price revealed
Sony Digital Paper E Ink tablet now comes in A5 size too, US price revealed By Rik Henderson

Sony has been continuing to dabble with E Ink digital devices for the last few years, long after many rivals have fled the market.That's because it found Read more

Sony finally gives up ghost on PS Vita, stops production of physical games
Sony finally gives up ghost on PS Vita, stops production of physical games By Rik Henderson

It seems that Sony's critically acclaimed but ultimately struggling handheld, the PS Vita, is soon to be an ex-console.While the company will continue Read more

Sony XF9005 TV review: Full backlight makes for bloomin' great brightness
4.5 stars Sony XF9005 TV review: Full backlight makes for bloomin' great brightness By John Archer

The Sony XF9005 improves upon last year's model in many areas: brightness, colour, HD upscaling and motion clarity all get a bosst. Problem is, so Read more

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium isn't coming to the UK - but it might later in 2018
The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium isn't coming to the UK - but it might later in 2018 By Dan Grabham

We thought Sony Mobile had been rather quiet over this morning's emergence of the new Xperia XZ2 Premium and now we've official confirmation that the Read more

Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with dual-lens camera and 4K HDR display
Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with dual-lens camera and 4K HDR display By Max Langridge

Hot on the heels of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, Sony has now announced the Xperia XZ2 Premium, with the camera being very much the new smartphone's Read more

Sony 4K HDR TV choices for 2018: A1 OLED, AF8 OLED, XF90, XF85, XF80 compared
Sony 4K HDR TV choices for 2018: A1 OLED, AF8 OLED, XF90, XF85, XF80 compared By Chris Hall

Sony has revealed its Bravia TV line-up for 2018, looking to offer a range that builds on 2017's OLED success and pushes forward with direct-lit LED models Read more

Check out this exclusive Sony XZ2 deal: £45 per month for 32GB of data!
Check out this exclusive Sony XZ2 deal: £45 per month for 32GB of data! By Dan Grabham

Check out this stunning Sony Xperia XZ2 market-leading deal.Sony Mobile's new handset is the best Sony phone for ages and we've sourced this exclusive Read more

Sony reveals three new 4K HDR TV series to flesh out its 2018 Bravia line-up
Sony reveals three new 4K HDR TV series to flesh out its 2018 Bravia line-up By Dan Grabham

Fresh from announcing its high-end 2018 TVs at CES 2018, Sony has now fleshed out some more of the 2018 Bravia range with the XF83, XF70 and XF75 sets.Slotting Read more

Sony's new A7 III is a "basic" mirrorless camera that's anything but
Sony's new A7 III is a "basic" mirrorless camera that's anything but By Max Langridge

Sony has announced the A7 III mirrorless cameras as successor to the three-year-old A7 II. It combines some of the best features of the A9 and A7R III Read more

Sony Xperia Ear Duo initial review: Music for the active generation
Sony Xperia Ear Duo initial review: Music for the active generation By Chris Hall

Taking music on the move presents a particular problem when you're in busy places. On one hand there's the school of thought that noise cancelling is the Read more

Sony's Dolby Vision TV update doesn't work with Sony TVs
Sony's Dolby Vision TV update doesn't work with Sony TVs By Max Langridge

Sony promised way back in January 2017 that it would eventually roll out an update to its high-end 4K and OLED TVs that would enable them to be compatible Read more

Sony A8F TV review: Perfect processing lacks the brightness of its OLED competitors
4.0 stars Sony A8F TV review: Perfect processing lacks the brightness of its OLED competitors By John Archer

This 2018 OLED TV delivers superb picture processing. However, its HDR brightness is a little behind the competition, leaving LG and Panasonic ahead. Read more

Headphones of CES 2018: B&O Play, Audio-Technica, JBL, Sony and more
Headphones of CES 2018: B&O Play, Audio-Technica, JBL, Sony and more By Cam Bunton

If there's one thing you can be sure of at CES in Las Vegas each year, it's brand new headphones from all your favourite audio companies. 2018 is no different, Read more

Sony announces XF range of 4K HDR TVs, including XF90 flagship with Dolby Vision
Sony announces XF range of 4K HDR TVs, including XF90 flagship with Dolby Vision By Max Langridge

All eyes may have been on the new A8F OLED TV at Sony's 2018 CES booth, but the Japanese tech company has yet again shown some love to the LCD screen too. Read more

Sony UBP-X700 is the company's first 4K Blu-ray player with Dolby Vision support
Sony UBP-X700 is the company's first 4K Blu-ray player with Dolby Vision support By Max Langridge

At CES 2017, Sony introduced the UBP-X800, its first ever 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player. It certainly grabbed the headlines, but a noticeable technology was Read more

Sony’s new wireless earbuds offer Google Assistant, noise cancellation, and splash-proof design
Sony’s new wireless earbuds offer Google Assistant, noise cancellation, and splash-proof design By Elyse Betters

Sony has announced new wireless headphones at CES 2018.Headphone makers are quickly going wire-free, probably because smartphone makers have been increasingly Read more

Sony's new soundbars virtualise Dolby Atmos surround sound
Sony's new soundbars virtualise Dolby Atmos surround sound By Elyse Betters

Sony has announced new audio products at CES 2018.We were really struck by the HT-Z9F and HT-X9000F, two soundbars that offer Dolby Atmos surround sound, Read more

Sony CES 2018 press conference: How to watch it
Sony CES 2018 press conference: How to watch it By Elyse Betters

Sony will hold a press conference at CES 2018 and help kick off the world's-largest consumer electronics trade show with a 45-minute keynote address, detailing Read more

Sony A9 initial review: Phenomenal speed from the full-frame mirrorless master
Sony A9 initial review: Phenomenal speed from the full-frame mirrorless master By Timothy Coleman

Merited on performance alone, the Nikon D5 and Canon EOS 1D X II no longer monopolise the market for professional sports, wildlife and wedding Read more

Sony A7R III initial review: Giving the Nikon D850 a run for its money
Sony A7R III initial review: Giving the Nikon D850 a run for its money By Timothy Coleman

The Sony A7R III is the epitome of competence, whatever your genre of photography. Only the more demanding sports and wildlife photographers will need Read more

Freeview Play connected TV platforms lands on select Sony TVs
Freeview Play connected TV platforms lands on select Sony TVs By Max Langridge

Freeview and Sony have made the joint announcement that the Freeview Play connected TV platform is being rolled out to select Sony TVs. The service, which Read more

Sony WH-1000XM2 review: A sublime second coming for the noise-cancelling champions
5.0 stars Sony WH-1000XM2 review: A sublime second coming for the noise-cancelling champions By Chris Hall

Combining excellent sound quality with the best noise cancellation you'll find, Sony's twist here is giving you more control through the app and Read more

Sony Aibo is reborn as a modern-day puppy pal
Sony Aibo is reborn as a modern-day puppy pal By Max Langridge

Nearly 20 years after the original was first introduced, Sony has resurrected the Aibo brand and developed a brand new robotic dog.This latest version Read more

Sony A7R III packs full-frame 42.4MP sensor into a compact mirrorless body
Sony A7R III packs full-frame 42.4MP sensor into a compact mirrorless body By Rik Henderson

Sony has announced a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera that hits the spot for high resolution stills and video.The Sony A7R III has a 42.4-megapixel Read more

Tips and tricks to buying a 4K HDR TV: What you need to know when buying a new television
Tips and tricks to buying a 4K HDR TV: What you need to know when buying a new television By Rik Henderson

A year or so ago, buying a 4K TV might not have crossed your mind. Content wasn't readily available, prices were high and the technology was only in its Read more