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Virtual Reality

Sneak peek: Sony showing off its PlayStation VR headset at New York City showroom

Sony is now taking appointments for consumers to demo the PlayStation VR headset at its new Sony Square showroom in New York City. Visitors can also walk in and wait, but expect to stand in line. Experiences include VR Worlds and Farpoint.
Gaming

Sony reveals new PS4 system features ahead of System Software 4.00 upgrade

Sony has detailed the changes and improvements PlayStation 4 owners can expect from this week's launch of System Software update 4.00, including highlights like sortable folders, enhanced social networking features, and a…
Gaming

It’ll soon be easier than ever to transfer data between PlayStation 4s

Sony said on its website that users will be able to to transfer your games, saved data, captured videos, screenshots, system settings, and more from a standard PS4 to a PS4 Pro using an Ethernet cable.
Gaming

It turns out Sony won’t be charging PS4 Pro players for 4K upgrade patches

Sony clarified that it does not plan to charge customers for upgrading its first-party games for the PlayStation 4 Pro, but other third-party publishers are welcome to charge a fee for upgrading their existing games to support 4K and HDR.
Gaming

PS4 gamers won't get access to the cool Fallout 4 mods — thanks alot, Sony

Sony is proving rather hard-headed with the mod situation for certain games on the PS4. It has turned down Bethesda's offer to make them work for Fallout 4 and Skyrim on the console, leaving users unable to play some of the newest fan-made…
Mobile

Sony's Xperia X Compact is now available in the U.K.

Sony's Xperia X Compact is launching globally following an unveiling at the IFA consumer electronics conference in Berlin. It, like the Xperia Compact before it, packs impressive hardware for the price.
Photography

Sony's latest 18-110mm video lens is what your indie film needs

Built for experienced video shooters, Sony's new E PZ 18-110mm lens offers a versatile zoom range and constant f/4 aperture. Weather sealed, with dedicated control rings, it could be the only lens you need for your next doc or indie film.
Gaming

Seeing 4K games on the PS4 Pro is like wearing glasses for the first time

It’s clear the PS4 Pro will be more powerful than its predecessor, but what does that mean for games? We spoke with developers at Sony’s PS4 Pro unveiling, and what we heard will give you plenty of reason for excitement.
Gaming

Select games will receive a frame rate boost on PlayStation 4 Pro 0:33

A selection of games including Rise of the Tomb Raider and Call of Duty: Black Ops III will receive a slight boost to their frame rate on PlayStation 4 Pro. This improvement will not be applied to multiplayer, however.
Gaming

The ‘PlayStation 4 Slim’ is now just the PlayStation 4, will retail at $299

The rumored "PlayStation 4 Slim" is indeed real, but it will just be called the PlayStation 4. It will stand alongside the recently announced PlayStation 4 Pro, and will retail for $299.
Gaming

Sony’s initial slate of PS4 Pro-compatible games includes ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’

Sony announced its initial lineup of games that will benefit from the added processing power and improved display capabilities of its upcoming PlayStation 4 Pro console, including standouts like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Rise of…
Computing

Sony sued for pre-installing Windows on a laptop, wins first battle

In 2008, Sony sold laptops with Windows Vista Home Premium pre-installed. One customer didn't want the software, so he took Sony to court for reimbursement and damages. A preliminary ruling went in favor of Sony.