Mobile games have probably killed the PlayStation Vita 2, says Sony

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida says that mobile gaming has created an unhealthy climate for handheld consoles. The aging PS Vita will not see a successor at the end of its life cycle.

Oculus Rift vs. Playstation VR Spec Comparison

The Oculus Rift and Sony PlayStation VR headsets are some of the most exciting upcoming devices in the worlds of tech and gaming. But which looks to be the better option for early adopters? We dig into the specs to find out.

Full-frame fury: Comparing Canon’s 5DS R and Sony’s A7R II

We preview two of the newest and hottest full-frame, interchangeable lens cameras on the planet: the Sony Alpha A7R Mark II and the Canon EOS 5DS R. The 5DS R triumphs in resolution, but the A7R II has a few terrific extras.

Sony tests Early Access framework on PlayStation 4 with Dungeon Defenders II

A PlayStation 4 version of Trendy Entertainment's co-op tower defense game Dungeon Defenders II will launch at the end of September, arriving as the platform's first-ever "Pre-Alpha" release.

Sony is giving away limited edition gold PS4 bundles with a Taco Bell promotion

If you want to win a limited edition gold PlayStation 4 bundle, locate the nearest Taco Bell and plan on eating there -– a lot. Sony is partnering with the fast-food chain for a promotion that will award a free PS4 bundle every 10…

Uncharted 4 multiplayer beta opens for Nathan Drake Collection buyers in December

PlayStation 4 owners who buy a copy of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection will get an early look at Uncharted 4's multiplayer mode with an exclusive closed beta test launching in December.
Android Army

Sony reveals the Xperia Z5 Premium’s secret: It only shows 4K when you actually need it

Sony has revealed the secret behind a two-day battery life on the 4K Xperia Z5 Premium. The screen switches to 4K resolution only when needed, such as showing 4K video or displaying pictures.

Sony adds 14-bit uncompressed RAW, 5-axis stabilization, to high-sensitivity A7S II camera

The latest Mark II variant in its A7 series of full-frame mirrorless cameras, Sony's A7S II retains its high 409,600 ISO, but has improved video recording specs like in-camera 4K and Full HD slo-mo, and 5-axis stabilization.
Home Theater

Sony expands HDR support for 2015 4K UHD TVs, strikes content deal with Amazon

Sony has expanded the number of 4K UHD TV models that will soon get a firmware update to support HDR. But there's a catch: HDR support will, for the time being at least, be limited to specialty content from Amazon.

Boring name, cool tech: Sony’s Project Morpheus is now called PlayStation VR

Project Morpheus was officially renamed as PlayStation VR at the Tokyo Game Show, further evidence that the peripheral is still on track to release in early 2016.

Sony drops the price of the PlayStation 4 in Japan

Starting in October, the PlayStation 4 will be a little cheaper in Japan. There is no word on when or if this is coming to other regions, but it could point to a price drop in the U.S. just in time for the holiday season.