Give The Sony Xperia Tablet S A Home This Christmas

  • Posted on: 18 November 2012
  • By: Patrick Oliphant

xperiaFor most of us buying gifts this Christmas will undoubtedly have a request for a tablet. If the request is not brand specific then the Sony Xperia Tablet S is worth considering. The price is reasonable (just about) for what you are getting and the features are comparable to other tablets on the market.  

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Introducing Sony’s Connected Blu-ray Players and Home Theater Systems For 2011

  • Posted on: 16 January 2011
  • By: chw staff

Sony has introduced a new range of Blu-ray players and Blu-ray Disc Home theater systems for 2011. There are four standalone Blu-ray Disc players (BDP-S780, BDP-S580, BDP-S480, and BDP-S380) and three home theater systems (BDV-E780W, BDV-E580, and BDV-E280). Both ranges of systems are designed with the latest connected solution to allow access to the latest in online entertainment and in home connectivity. They have also introduced a 5.1 channel audio system to complement the Blu-ray player and home theater system.

Sony's New S-Frame Digital Photo Frames Offer Video Playback

  • Posted on: 8 September 2010
  • By: Patrick Oliphant

Remember when Digital Photo Frames first came out, only able to hold a few hundred photos; things have move on in the short time since then. With the increase in microchip performance and the ability to store more data in less space; Sony is now offering us the S-Frame, the latest in its range of Digital Photo Frames. On the new S-Frames you can store photos and play your home videos instead of keeping them on your computer.

Sony's New 3D BRAVIA HDTVs and Home Theater Systems Released

  • Posted on: 15 June 2010
  • By: chw staff

Sony 3D capable BRAVIA HDTVs introduced at CES this year, are now available for pre-sale at Sony Style stores. Also introduced was the Blu-ray 3D capable home theater system (model BDV-HZ970W) – due out in July.  Sony is also offering a free 3D firmware update for previously released Blu-ray Disc players BDP-S470 and BDP-S570 and Home Theater Systems BDV-E570 and BDV-E770W. The BRAVIA XBR-LX900 HDTV features a built-in 3D sync transmitter and two pair of active shutter glasses out of the box. 3D ready models BRAVIA XBR-HX909 and KDL-HX800 offer the option of adding the 3D sync transmitter and glasses at an additional cost.

Sony Announced the Digital Home PC for Christmas: VAIO L Series

  • Posted on: 8 October 2009
  • By: chw staff

Sony VAIO L SeriesSony Europe has announced its latest PC for the digital home. The new system is base on the VAIO L Series, with premium HD home entertainment, Chic, space-saving all-in-one design, Super-size, high resolution 24” LCD touchscreen for intuitive fingertip control.  The system is due in the shops from the 22nd of October 2009. So put off your Christmas PC purchase until you see the VAIO L Series all-in-one computer.

Sony's new IP Network Control AV Receiver: STR-DA5500ES

  • Posted on: 10 September 2009
  • By: admin

sony-av-receiverSony yesterday introduced two new "Elevated Standard" (ES) audio/video receivers, including its first to offer control over an IP network, the STR-DA5500ES. Both the STR-DA5500ES and new STR-DA3500ES are designed as easy-to-use solutions for expanding high-definition entertainment to multiple rooms of the home.  The new STR-DA5500ES model features IP network control, allowing installers to easily integrate into Control4 home automation systems. It will also support special Control4 developed and certified IP network applications, such as advanced configuration and diagnostic tools for dealers, email and text alerts, and more.

Sony Expand Blu-ray Disc Line With BDP-CX960 & BDP-CX7000ES 400 Disc MegaChangers

  • Posted on: 24 July 2009
  • By: chw staff

blu-ray discsSony on Thursday announced the release of its new BDP-CX960 and the “Elevated Standard” (ES) BDP-CX7000ES 400-disc Blu-ray Disc™ MegaChangers. Sony also announced the BDP-S1000ES single disc ES player expanding the Sony’s Blu-ray Disc line to 13 models offering a broad set of performance and features.  The Blu-ray Disc MegaChanger models store and play up to 400 Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, and CDs, allowing consumers to relocate their disc library to a convenient, easy-to-access location. Olive has also annouced the availability of its Opus No. 4 that can store up to 6,000 CDs.