The Sony VPL-VW790ES 4K HDR SXRD projector keeps the same laser light source as the previous model, but adds a new X1 processor, and a Dynamic HDR Enhancer. It also drops the price, which is sure to please.
Sony 8K Z9J and 4K A90J, A80J, X95J and X90J TVs launched
by Phil Hinton
AVForums was invited to a press briefing from Sony UK on the 4th of January where the company announced its new line-up of 8K and 4K premium Bravia XR TVs. New models have XR Cognitive Processor, Google TV and exclusive streaming service BRAVIA CORE from Sony Pictures.
CES is the world’s largest technology show and this year’s event, running from 11th -14th January, will take on a very different format from that which traditionally fills the huge floor at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
We present our 2020 awards for the very best TVs of the year over a number of categories. This year has been difficult for us all, but we have also seen some excellent new TV models with some of the best picture quality we have seen yet, so let's announce the winners...
Beating its way through a dual character study and psychological drama, Whiplash is a tremendous film which deservedly landed actor J. K. Simmons his first Oscar, now earning a 4K and Atmos upgrade from Sony.
Sony’s latest online PS5 event showcased a number of games coming to the Playstation platform and snuck in the console's price and availability in the last few moments, matching Microsoft’s Xbox Series X in the UK and US.
The Sony A8 is the company's latest 4K OLED TV that has Dolby Atmos, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) and now includes X-Motion Clarity 120Hz Black Frame Insertion, IMAX Enhanced certification and Netflix Calibrated mode. So it has everything, bar the Master Series title...
Sony announces WH-1000XM4 noise cancelling headphones
by Andy Bassett
Sony’s 18 month old WH-1000XM3 headphones have been hugely popular and Sony has just announced its successor, the WH-1000XM4 which features improved noise cancelling, Adaptive Sound Control, Speak-to-Chat and greater comfort.
Evoking the samurai movies from such well-renowned directors as Akira Kurosawa, Ghost of Tsushima is quite beautiful and offers your samurai character the chance to try new warrior tactics in the fight against invading forces.
Dubbed, “The Future of Gaming,” Sony’s pre-recorded online event has showcased a number of games that are in development for its hugely anticipated PS5 console. And it gave the world its first look at the final console hardware.
Somehow spanning a quarter-century, the Bad Boys franchise survives the loss of Michael Bay, and impossibly endures the protracted delays since the last chapter, with the boys making a welcome return, and the actioner impressive in 4K.
Sony 2020 8K LED and 48-inch OLED TV prices leaked
by Andy Bassett
UPDATED 22-May-2020 - Prices and availability confirmed: Some UK retailers jumped the gun and listed prices for Sony’s forthcoming 2020 8K LED TV, the ZH8. Does this mean the UK launch is imminent and what do the prices tell us?
Sony UK has officially announced UK and Ireland pricing and availability of its first 4K LCD 2020 televisions to ship.
PS5 deep dive - what did you think?
by Andy Bassett
Sony's presentation encompassed the huge benefits the addition of SSD will have on gameplay and showed how the new Tempest audio engine will deliver complete immersion. There was plenty of technical talk and no games demos though, so was it worth an hour of your time?