Sony Corporation
Sony Corporation, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
Its diversified business is primarily focused on the Consumer and Professional electronics with divisions Gaming, Entertainment and Financial services sectors.
The company is one of the leading manufacturers of electronic products for the consumer and professional markets.
Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its four operating segments – electronics (including video games, network services and medical business), motion pictures, music and financial services. These make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world. Sony's principal business operations include Sony Corporation (Sony Electronics in the U.S.), Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Mobile Communications (formerly Sony Ericsson), and Sony Financial. Sony is among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders and as of 2013, the fourth-largest television manufacturer in the world, after Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics and TCL.
The Sony Group is a Japan-based corporate group primarily focused on the Electronics (such as AV/IT products and components), Game (such as the PlayStation), Entertainment (such as motion pictures and music), and Financial Services (such as insurance and banking) sectors. The group consists of Sony Corporation (holding and electronics), Sony Computer Entertainment (games), Sony Pictures Entertainment (motion pictures), Sony Music Entertainment (music), Sony/ATV Music Publishing (music publishing), Sony Financial Holdings (financial services) and others.
Its founders Akio Morita and Masaru Ibuka derived the name from sonus, the Latin word for sound, and also from the English slang word "sonny", since they considered themselves to be "sonny boys", a loan word into Japanese which in the early 1950s connoted smart and presentable young men.
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    I have the HT A9, LG G3, and ROKU ULTRA 2022. The Roku is connected to the Sony HT A9 connected to the LG G3. The problem is when using the Roku remote the volume bar does appear on screen. Also even if I use the Sony HT a9 remote when using the TV HDMI is no volume bar on the screen. The only...
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    For Sale Tamron 28-75mm F2.8 RXD A036SF Lens for Sony-FE - Like new

    For sale is my Tamron 28-75mm lens - like new. Used on my Sony A7iii. Only selling due to buying the Tamron 70-180mm and not getting much use. Owned from new since November 2019, from Amazon UK. Very little use (Covid for a few years), maybe a few thousand shots at most. Always had a clear...
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    Samsung smart broke only two years old

    Bought a new Samsung u7000,smarttv is died with in two years was a great TV good user friendly TV guide, Connect my surface go wirelessly very easy and simply,shame on Samsung building crapy tv's Going out to buy a real reliable TV SONY!!!!!!!!! Make sure give customers 3 year warrenty
  4. PosTee

    Question Should I use Sony XR-85Z9K as a dedicated centre speaker?

    Hi to one and all. So I just thought I’d get advice from the home cinema buffs. Not sure if this has been covered by another member. I just purchased the 85Z9K and have decided to place it on my cabinet. I have a dedicated surround system consisting of the Ken Kreisel q125 lcr speakers for the...
  5. Mediocretaste

    Question Sony Ta-FA3es Amplifer component burnt out

    Hi guys, new this to this site and hoping one will have the knowledge to help out. I’ve been building a 90’s stereo set up and bought the mentioned amplifier. Turned it on and noticed the power light didn’t turn green, just stayed red so gave it a few minutes. I start to hear sizzling and...
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    For Sale Sony A7III camera and Sony 85mm F1.4 G Master lens

    I’m selling my Sony A7III camera and Sony 85mm F1.4 lens, both are boxed. The Sony A7III camera comes boxed and is missing the camera strap. The camera is in great condition, there is paint loss around the edges as seen in the photos. I’ve had the camera for 2 years and it was bought from MPB...
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    Sony RDR GX120 record video from camcorder help

    Hello all. I recently purchased a Sony dvd recorder rdr gx120 to record my old vhsc tapes onto dvd. My logic was to play the vhsc tapes onto the TV by connecting the camcorder to the TV and then use my dvd recorder to record what was playing on tv into dvd. The camcorder playbacks the videos...
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    Sony Bravia Not Detected By Alexa App

    I'm currently not signed in to my Google account on my Sony tv. Is it necessary to do this for the Alexa app to detect this tv? I'm currently not signed in on the tv and have been unable to detect the tv from the Alexa app. Thanks!
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    Hisense U8K vs TCL QM8

    Hey guys, I am deeply, deeply torn about this decision. I have been researching for weeks, going on months now, for a new TV and the U8K and QM8 keep coming up as the best options given my desired size and budget constraints. For the size of my living room it must be at least 75" in size but at...
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    Moving from Sky Q to Freesat on Sony Bravia - some questions

    So I've moved from Sky Q to Stream and want to use the dish for Freesat. I've replaced the Sky Q with a Visiblewave Quad LNB with Bracket (VK4L), the Sky Q LNB had a setting of three which I believe equates to 0 degrees (I'm located near Gatwick). The Sky Q had two cables which I've attached...
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    tv recommendation

    Hello everyone, I need a recommendation to buy a TV. I am undecided between these models (the price in my country is similar for these models) Sony KD50X75WLPAEP Sony KD-50X89JAEP Sony KD50X81KAEP 5 year warranty Samsung QE50Q60CAUXXH Samsung QE50Q80BATXXH Samsung 50Cu8000 2 year warranity
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    Wanted 55 or 65 Sony A95k

    Looking for a used 55” A95K. Ideally in London for collection but open to postage options also. Would prefer one with transferable warranty, I believe Sonys warranty is transferable anyway.
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    Wanted 77" Sony OLED - Max budget £1000

    Hi, As title, looking for a 77" (or higher) Sony OLED TV. I think that would be an AG9 or newer model. Let me know what you have, budget of £1000. Cheers.
  14. Andy Bassett

    PRICE DROP: Sony 55A80L OLED TV drops to lowest price & comments

    Sony’s 55A80L OLED TV has recently fallen to its lowest price since its May launch and could be a good buy for anyone prepared to pay a touch more than the competition for the Sony name. Read the news.
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    How would I disconnect Sony Blu Ray player from faceplate?

    I am the process of taking apart a Sony BDV-E280 Blu Ray Player AV Receiver due to 'please wait' error. If one knows where the RAM IC is located, that would be helpful as well.
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    For Sale Sony Soundbar HT-X8500

    Sony Soundbar HT-X8500 for sale. Perfect condition, As New. Thought i'd try it but dont need it as TV output is through my main system. Black finish Complete with remote control Collection from Chichester (free) or could be couriered (at cost) See link below for specs and information...
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    For Sale Sony XR83A90J 83"" 4K HDR OLED TV Smart Google TV £3200 mint condition

    Bought direct from Sony. No marks or scratches. Working perfectly. Sensible offers only
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    Replacement for kd55xf9005

    Unfortunately my son threw a plastic egg box at my beloved xf9005 and now it's screen is mullered. I'm looking at a replacement and don't really want to spend more than £750. Ideally I'd like to go up a size to 65 but appreciate that eats into my budget massively. Any suggestions? Thanks in...
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    Im guessing this is not worth repairing?

    Afternoon all My son threw a plastic egg box at my beloved Sony 55xf9005 and cracked its screen. It's 4yrs old so I'm guessing it's not wasting the energy to research repairs? Thanks Tris
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    Sony MHC-GT3D

    I try to make the connection via the PS3 and/or the TV but the box does not emit sound. If I activate Dolby it shows code err 01 I already configured the PS3 for optical pcm, and the TV too, but I was not successful
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