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Sony’s trying to cash in on Pokémon Go’s success with Ghostbusters World

Coming to Android and iOS at some point in 2018.

If you’ve been itching to catch more virtual monsters and Pokémon Go is starting to get long in the tooth, you’ll soon have a few new options to choose from. In addition to Niantic’s own AR Harry Potter-themed game that’s coming out this year, Sony Pictures Entertainment just announced it’s taking its own stab at this game type with Ghostbusters World.

Ghostbusters World will be available for demo  [Read More…]

Sony’s trying to cash in on Pokémon Go’s success with Ghostbusters World

Coming to Android and iOS at some point in 2018.

If you’ve been itching to catch more virtual monsters and Pokémon Go is starting to get long in the tooth, you’ll soon have a few new options to choose from. In addition to Niantic’s own AR Harry Potter-themed game that’s coming out this year, Sony Pictures Entertainment just announced it’s taking its own stab at this game type with Ghostbusters World.

Ghostbusters World will be available for demo  [Read More…]

Amazon has Sony’s DualShock 4 PlayStation controller on sale for $36

Replace your worn-down controller with a fresh new one at a discount.

Update: This deal has expired.

The Sony DualShock 4 PlayStation controller is currently on sale at Amazon for only $ 36 while supplies last. Though it has a retail price of $ 60, this controller more regularly can be found between $ 45 and $ 50 depending on where you look. With that in mind, this sale saves you at least around $ 10. Today’s offer  [Read More…]

You can now preorder Sony’s Xperia XZ1 Compact for $599

The Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact has a 4.6-inch screen, Snapdragon 835 processor, Android Oreo, and costs $ 600.

When you think of 2017 flagships, devices like the LG V30, Galaxy Note 8, and iPhone X are likely the first to come to mind. These big, bezel-less beasts are quite intriguing, and are the future. But for those of us that just want to be able to use a phone with one hand again, Sony has the answer in the  [Read More…]

Sony’s next-gen phone will finally feature an ‘all-new design language’

Sony’s next-generation flagship will sport a bezel-less design.

Sony hasn’t strayed from its OmniBalance design language for some time now, but it looks like that’s finally about to change. On the sidelines of the launch of the Xperia XZ1, Sony India’s managing director Kenichiro Hibi said that the company will introduce an “all-new design language” to better compete with 18:9 devices like the Galaxy Note 8 and the LG V30. To that effect, Sony’s next-generation flagship will feature a  [Read More…]

Sony’s upcoming flagship, the Sony XZ1 leaks in press shots

The IFA 2017 trade show is just around the corner and like LG, Sony will also be unveiling a brand new flagship during the event called the Xperia XZ1. It’s Sony’s second flagship this year after the Sony Xperia XZ Premium, which was the first phone to be announced with a Snapdragon 835 processor onboard. […]

Sony’s super-high-end Xperia XZ Premium now up for pre-order at $799

Sony just keeps doing its thing, launching high-end phones with ultra-high prices.

Sony’s latest super-high-end phone, the Xperia XZ Premium, is now up for pre-order at the rich price of $ 799. As previously announced, there will be one week of pre-orders from Amazon and Best Buy before it fully launches on June 19 at additional retailers.

Even though it’s been over three months since Sony announced the new flagship — and therefore flagships from Samsung, LG,  [Read More…]

Sony’s Galaxy S8/LG G6 alternative might be on its way

Taller, narrower smartphones like the Galaxy S8 or LG G6 are rocking today’s smartphone scene. And according to a recent leak coming to us via MobileExpose, Sony is also working on a similar-looking device. Renders showcasing the yet-unreleased Sony Xperia X Ultra have surfaced online, alongside information about the upcoming handset. The phone is expected […]

Sony’s impressive Xperia XZs is available Apr. 5, but you should wait for the Premium

Sony has a new phone out tomorrow, but you may want to wait for the real upgrade.

Sony makes a lot of phones, and many of them aren’t particularly noteworthy in the U.S. Thanks to a long-term contract with Verizon that isn’t set to expire until next year, Sony can’t sell phones with fingerprint sensors in the country, making them more of a difficult proposition than they otherwise would be.

This week, the Xperia XZs is going  [Read More…]

Sony’s XZ Premium is a spec sheet beast, but will you actually be able to buy it?

You may have noticed that this week has been chalked full of new product announcements. You can thank the industry’s largest trade show, Mobile World Congress happening right now in Barcelona, Spain for that. We’ve seen the return of the G series from LG (LG G6), a new entry into the G series from Motorola (Moto […]