Toshiba is close to selling its image sensor business to Sony for $165 million

Toshiba is close to selling its image sensor business to Sony for about $165 million, according to sources close to the matter. The purchase of Toshiba’s sensor arm would signal Sony’s focus on maintaining its strong position in the…

Sony reaffirms position in mobile business, opens first factory in 20 years

Sony has confirmed plans to open a new mobile factory in Thailand, its first in 20 years. It is a big step for the Japanese company, which recently said it would drop out of the mobile business if it did not reach a profit in 2016.
Movies & TV

Sony gets out its check book, agrees to pay up to $8M to settle hack lawsuit

Sony has agreed to pay former and current employees caught up in last year's high-profile "Interview" hack up to $8 million, with limits on how much each person can receive. Sony Pictures' CEO called the agreement an "important, positive…
Home Theater

Take cover! This Sony receiver’s big-time brawn will blow the roof off your home theater

Sony takes the veil off of the company's new flagship receiver, the STR-ZA5000ES. Loaded to the gills with state-of-the-art tech, the receiver sports Dolby Atmos, top tier 4K passthrough, and a bevy of features designed to keep your audio…

PlayStation 4 price drop coincides with Uncharted Collection’s release

The PlayStation 4 will finally be receiving a price cut, coinciding with the launch of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection. The system will now retail for $350, and bundles have also dropped in price.

Sony once again considers leaving the mobile market if new Xperia phones fail to sell

Sony is very hesitant on selling its mobile unit, but if it continues to stay in the red after 2016, it might consider selling the mobile business. CEO Kazuo Hirai does intend to stay in the mobile market for a while yet, though.

Just $275 bags you a 4G LTE Sony Xperia C4 at Best Buy, and it’s ready for Android 6.0

The Xperia C4 is the latest device to explode onto the selfie scene. It's a big, 5.5-inch smartphone with a 5-megapixel front camera, equipped with an LED flash, and a wide-angle lens. Best Buy now sells the 4G LTE version at a great price.

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.