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Sony's IMX800 sensor gets detailed
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 02 June 2022 00:20

Sony's IMX800 sensor gets detailed


1/1.49" sensor with 54-megapixel resolution

While it was expected to be the big announcement for flagship smartphones, the Sony IMX800 sensor turned out to be something a bit different, debuting with the Honor 70 series.

PS5 demand outstrips supply
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 10 May 2022 11:34

PS5 demand outstrips supply


19.3 million consoles sold so far

PlayStation 5 is at 19.3 million consoles sold so far this generation and demand is still far outstripping supply.

Digital purchases vanish from Playstations
Published in News


Party like it is 1970

A shedload of digital purchases are mysteriously expiring on classic PlayStation consoles and are suddenly unplayable.

AMD downgraded
Published in News
Friday, 21 January 2022 12:42

AMD downgraded


Piper Sandler is not optimistic

AMD was downgraded Thursday by Wall Street analysts Piper Sandler to neutral from overweight.

Sony responds to PS5 shortage by making PS4s
Published in News
Wednesday, 12 January 2022 12:40

Sony responds to PS5 shortage by making PS4s


PS4 gets another year


While Sony had planned to kill off the PS4 at the end of 2021, the outfit has decided to keep production going for another year due to shortages of its PS5.

Sony wants to create its own car
Published in Transportation
Wednesday, 05 January 2022 11:44

Sony wants to create its own car


Boldly going where Apple could not

Sony will launch a company this spring to examine entering the electric vehicle market, looking to harness its strengths in entertainment and sensors to play a bigger role in next-generation mobility.

Sony reduces PlayStation 5 production outlook
Published in Gaming
Thursday, 11 November 2021 12:02

Sony reduces PlayStation 5 production outlook


We can’t get the wood

Sony has reduced its PlayStation 5 production outlook for this fiscal year due to component and logistics constraints.

Sony goes for creators with Xperia Pro-I smartphone
Published in Mobiles


Impressive camera features and a high price tag

As announced, Sony has unveiled its latest Xperia Pro smartphone aimed at creators and those looking for the best possible imaging performance in a smartphone, the $1,800-priced Xperia Pro-I.

TSMC and Sony build new factory in Japan
Published in News
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 12:16

TSMC and Sony build new factory in Japan


Fighting the global shortage  

TSMC, the world's largest contract chipmaker, and Sony are considering joint construction of a semiconductor factory in western Japan amid a global chip shortage.

Sony confirms it has shipped 7.8 million Playstation 5 consoles
Published in Gaming


Beating Playstation 4 numbers

Sony has confirmed it managed to ship 7.8 million Playstation 5 consoles since the launch in November last year.