Presently there are no digital assistant shortages from Siri of Apple to Cortana of Microsoft and then Google. Sony needs a different technology giant for building of itself. This has gone ahead by one step which creates newer hardware pieces for making easy utilization of its digital assistants.
Together with newer upper and middle ranged smartphones, on 22nd February, Sony conducted un-veiling of “Xperia Ear”. This is newer “Smart Ear” Bluetooth earpieces being same as Moto Hint. This acts like companion devices for up and coming digital assistant. Devices are smaller but it sticks still out through ears rather noticeably than sliding invisibly onto ears.
There are no expectations that there should be fewer secret agent styling ultra-tiny kits out in this. Xperia Ear is light extremely. On even pre-production units, presently, building qualities seemed solid prettily. There are fair comforting factors. Acknowledgement should be given to silicone soft insertions. But consideration factors are that wearing it for some time at fewer brief demonstrations could not be compared being wearing it for longer times durations, for hours together.
Making too much usage little of these devices defeat rather objects of wearing them. Therefore you must considerably expect lesser than it in usage of real worlds. By comparing this, Sony says devices shall be operating nicely for nearly 4 hours of talking times in voicing calls.
Sony Xperia X Dual smartphones were launched in 2016 February. Phones come with 5 inch displays touchscreen with resolutions of 1080 pixel by 1920 pixel. Sony Xperia X Dual smartphones have been powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processors. These come with RAM’s 3GB. Phones pack 64 GB internal storages which could be expanded till 2000GB through microSD cards.
When camera is concerned Sony Xperia X Dual smartphones pack 23 megapixel primary cameras on rears and 13 megapixel front shooters for selfies. Sony Xperia X Dual smartphones run Android 6.0 being powered by 2620mAh non removable batteries. This measures 142.70*69.40*7.90. It weighs 153 grams. Sony Xperia X Dual smartphones are dual SIMs (GSM and GSM) smartphones which accept 2 Nano- SIM.
Option of connectivity’s includes GPS, 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth. Sensor on phones includes gyroscopes, proximity sensors, accelerometers and light sensors being ambient. Sony information: Sony Mobiles (called previously as Sony Ericsson Mobile) are subsidiaries of electronic giants called Sony Corporation.
Xperia company’s ranges being started with Windows Mobile OS moves to Android’s are parts significantly of smartphones marketing presently. Company does marketing of fewer of phones of it is as dust-proof and water-proof. Performance and user functionality of Sony Xperia X Dual smartphone is highly extensive and goes a great way to enhance lifestyle of the users.
Sony Xperia T3 is a powerful smartphone and is impressively slim and sleek wrapped inside a stainless steel frame. It is designed wonderfully to meet your beauty needs. It supports truer colors in richer and super images built with Sony TV technologies. It is having an impressive screen with a resolution of 13.5 cm HD Triluminos display. So you can enjoy the display of the phone from every angle. It supports a resolution of 1280X720 pixels which is quiet good. The new Bravia Engine 2 supports the reality display with in this intelligent HD mobile phone screen. Other features of this phone is the contrast enhancement feature which makes the image’s and video’s darkest parts to slightly darker and thus gives more details in the pictures and videos. The color management is done in better way with the new Bravia engine 2 by making skin color to real as it is seeing with the naked eye. Noise reduction is done while you plays YouTube low quality videos and thus provide clear viewing. Sharpness filter feature increase the details in the image by enhancing the edges and contrasts.
This Smartphone featured with an 8 MP rear camera with Exmor Rs technology and 1.1 MP front camera for taking high quality self images. Performance of the mobile is good. It is powered with 1.4 Ghz quad core processor. It has 1 GB internal RAM. With this stunning processor, you can run multiple apps simultaneously and can surf web quickly without delays. You can also view videos with out any lagging. This mobile phone gives lightning speed and performance without draining your battery as the processor is asynchronous. so you will get maximum power when you need and other time the battery consumption will be low. With the Stamina mode, you can improve battery life. This technology brings all apps which are not still active into background mode and thus it will save battery drain.
This smartphone support NFC (Near field communication) to connect with other Xperia android devices, NFC enabled Sony speakers to listen music, to see photos from your mobile phone on your Sony Bravia TV, One touch sharing between laptop and phones, one touch backup, etc. Price in the market is worth while we think about the specification and features of this smartphone.
Weight – 148 grams
Dimensions – 150.7 x 77 x 7 mm
Camera – 8-megapixel camera
Display – 13.5 cm HD (1280×720) TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile with BRAVIA® Engine 2
On the inside – Google Android 4.4 (Kitkat), Snapdragon 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Quad-core
Battery – Standby time: up to 688 hours, Music listening time: up to 63 hours 30 min, Video playback time: up to 8 hours 14 min , Battery: 2500 mAh minimum, Talk time: Up to 12 hours 46 min.
The Sony Alpha a6000 has been introduced with new features added with Hybrid AF system as opposed to its previous model. The camera has the ability to shoot continuously at 11 frames per second added with subject tracking. The system contains swift AF performance with 24.3 mega pixels APS-C CMOS sensor. The product also contains Bionz X image processor and the Hybrid AF system contains 25 contrast detect and 179 phase detection points. The system is incorporated with in built flash and multi interface shoe. The 3 inch tilting LCD with 921600 dots and the OLED electronic view finder with 1.44M dots are also noteworthy. The diffraction correction, detail reproduction technology along with area specific noise reduction is other features of the camera. The product is incorporated with full HD video recording at 1080/60p and 24p added with clean HDMI output. The in built Wi Fi connectivity and the other downloadable application are the basic characters of the system.
Additionally, the 24 mega pixel Ermor APS HD CMOS sensor includes on chip phase detection and covers wider area of the frame. The AF tracking is perfect when shooting continuously and the image processor is Bionz X that advertizes enhanced detail and excellent smart reduction. The camera can be regulated with the Mac or computer using USB connection and the Wi Fi connection is similar with that of the previous model. The phase detection points are 179 and the added phase detect points gives more coverage over the area that permits phase detection auto focus and tracks moving subjects. The Diffraction Reduction is the function where the processing of the camera endeavors to correct the smoothness caused by diffraction when the lens is stopped by aperture down. The function is dependent on aperture and is like that of the Modulation Optimization system. The Bionz X presents progressed version of the context sensitive area specific noise reduction that efforts to recognize as to the area of image representation with smooth tone and different mounts of noise reduction.
Besides, the system embraces of zebra pattern and clean HDMI output along with PC remote. The Contrast AF system is of 25/179 pint with OLED/1.44 dot EVF resolution. The EVF magnification is equivalent to 0.70x and the maximum burst rate is 11 frames per second. The Alpha 6000 is similar in many ways with the Sony NEX-6 model. The system is capable of being purchased by normal users due to the low price. The system is added with many elements making it unique among other digital cameras. The product is available in standard black and silver colors and contains 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 power zoom lens along with the camera. Therefore, the system has been included in the category of high performing standard digital camera by the customers. The system contains a very good customer rating and demanded by the users extensively due to the creative options available in the device. The ease of use, reasonable price and outstanding presentation with simplicity are the reasons for the demand of the Sony products by customers.
The Sony HDR-AS30V is the advanced model digital camera with variety of functions and performances that helps to make an ideal photographer. The specifications of the system consists of full HD 1920 X 1080p video at 60 frames per second and has the capacity to capture 12 mega pixels still images while functioning under the photo mode. The camera contains back illuminated Ermor R CMOS sensor and is more special due to the in built GPS and Wi Fi connectivity. Another feature is the one touch NFC Smart phone pairing and the waterproof housing to 16.4 inches. The system also maintains steady shot image stabilization and wide angle Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens with memory stick micro and micro SD/SDHC slot and micro HDMI Out and stereo microphone input. The fundamental purpose of designing compact Sony HDR-AS30V is the point of view shooting while action sports and other outdoor adventures.
The system supports different shooting modes consisting of 2x and 4x slow motion modes where the 2x slow motion mode holds 1280 x 720p video capture at 60fps and the 4x slow motion mode enables 1280 x 720p video capture at 120fps. The Wi Fi facility enables the smart phones and tablets to pull optimized movies and snapshots from the HDR-AS30V without the assistance of a cable. Next characteristic is One Touch NFC connectivity for simple pairing with the mobile phone. The GPS facility permits to put in geographical narrative to the movies and other images. It further consists of a waterproof housing with a universal tripod mount. The waterproof is down to an intensity of 16.4′ and shockproof from falls up to 5′. One of the peculiar features is that the device is dirt and dust resistant that makes approximately impermeable to rain, mud etc. The system is also operational with 170° ultra-wide angle Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens steady shot image stabilization with active mode to prevent camera shake that is distinctive while shooting POV sports action.
The HDMI connectivity and the in built stereo microphone helps to capture high performing audio that moves parallel to full HD video. The system is also equipped with memory stick micro and micro SD/SDHC memory card slots that permits extendable external memory for non stop recording. The camera is 35% weightless and 20% more compact compared with its previous model. With the aid of ultra wide angle lens, the user can enhance the outlook while venture out to capture variety images. The system provides opportunity to develop low light sensitivity with perked up image clarity. The Ermor R CMOS sensor transfers the photo diodes for the digital camera higher than the maintained circuitry that takes advantage of the light assembling area for each pixel that enables to shoot with improved outcome in lower lighting situations. Moreover, with the backing of optional Live View Remote accessory the HDR-AS30V can be controlled through Wi Fi. This multi functional system lets to frame shots and manage the recording settings of the camera. The Sony HDR-AS30V can be activated with trouble-free buttons on the side of the housing for progressed functions and ease of use.
The Sony Company offers Sony HDR-PJ660VE Handycam HD Camcorder with high facilities and advanced technologies. The system consists of full HD 1080/25/50p and 5 mega pixels sensor and interpolated 20.4 mega pixels stills. It also contains 64 GB Internal Memory and Memory Card Slot. There is in built projector with 100% coverage and 1/3.91″ back illuminated Exmor R Sensor with BIONZ image processor. The product features balanced optical steady shot and 12x optical zoom/26.8mm wide shot lens. The AVCHD, MP4 recording modes, 3.0″ Xtra Fine LCD Display and Color EVF are noteworthy. The camera is capable of capturing 1920 x 1080 HD video at 50p and stunning video at 25 frames per second. With the inclusion of interpolation technology, the product produces 20.4 mega pixels photo that is known to be ‘by pixel super resolution technology’. The internal flash memory is of 64 GB and the media card slot compatible with SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards and Memory Stick XC-HG duo memory cards, Memory Stick Pro-HG duo and Memory Stick Pro Duo Mark 2.
The internal memory is capable of storing nearly 5 to 24 hours of footage as per the quality of mode that has been selected. The BIONZ image processor is formulated with focus on color and detail. Additionally, the lens of the camera is a combined with Sony G zoom lens that starts wide up to 26.8mm. To minimize camera shake, a unified steady shot stabilization system has been included and this facility provides smooth moving images. The device offers color view finder as well as sharp clear 3″ wide screen LCD that presents touch screen control over focus, exposure etc. In order to connect with the external mic and for the purpose of monitoring audio when shooting, the system is included with micro phone jack and head phone jack. Additionally, a projector has been in built with the camcorder and can also be pointed at light coloured wall to expose anything that have been recorded irrespective of the fact that whether it is videos or snap shots.
The projector offers screen coverage of 100″ diagonally and can turn on the projector at any time without attaching cable and analyze the footage or images in bigger format or display them. The videos are of high quality and considers with cinema tone gamma and cinema tone color. The o.27” color view finder provides a small representation of the video and permits enhanced run time while employed as an alternative of LCD screen. The LCD initiates touch screen control over the functions of the camera for altering settings to capture variety of scenes. The intelligent auto mode scrutinizes the shot and mechanically unites and equates to 180 range of settings combination to optimize the image. The system has been incorporated with HDMI micro port that makes possible to connect external HDMI enabled devices to visualize the footage. The in built GPS facility gives the capacity to view present location on the LCD map display and also to tag the shooting locations. These images can be reviewed and performed with Map Index function. The clock of the camcorder mechanically adjusts the clock to the correct time zone.
The Sony Alpha NEX-6 has refined the products of Sony by uniting various technologies from another product NEX-7 consisting of connectivity functions of NEX-5R. Essentially, NEX-6 joins the brand of a passionate tilting camera control dials and contains high quality viewfinder. It also incorporates Wi Fi functions and applications with 16.1 MP APS-C format CMOS sensor. There includes 2.3 million dot resolution OLED EVF and ISO standard ranging from 100 extendable up to 25600. The camera features customizable function button, built in flash and control dial. For the purpose of perfect video recording, the system consists of 1080/60p HD movies in AVCHD. It further embraces of control dial, quick navy interactive settings display, electronic first curtain shutter and proprietary in camera applications. The NEX-6 presents hybrid phase, and contrast detection AF system. Other functions are the 3Dpanoramas, different creative styles, automatic adjustment of LCD brightness etc.
In the hybrid AF system, the NEX-6 employs the customized CMOS sensor that hold pixels provided for the performance of phase detection for the purpose of hybrid autofocus system. The phase detection pixels are utilized for the determination of depth information regarding the focus target. The system has to act upon less tracking to attain exact focus. The device provides swift focus, advanced nonstop focus performance and improved autofocus in movie recording. The AF point of the system contains 99 phase detection point that has been ranged at the center of the frame. The product in addition consists of in built DLNA compliant as well as on camera applications. The current functions of the camera can be improved with the assistance of user friendly application downloads. The Wi Fi connectivity enables to transfer images from the system to iOS or Android smart phone to the computer and to the social networking sites. The smart phone can perform the functions of remote viewfinder or trigger. The Sony has also launched the E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS power zoom lens.
Additionally, it consists of retractable zoom structure that collapses to just under 30mm while power is not functioning and there is also compact E-mount optic available outside the E 16mm pancake lens and hence these functions offers wider field of view at the wide end. The long slider kept at the left side of the lens barrel presents an ample platform which helps to zoom the lens easily but without providing variable zoom capacity. During video recording it provides smooth and silent zooming which is best advantage of power zoom design. While under AF modes, the dual function control ring is used to zoom the lens manually that facilitates the merits of a conventional lens. As a result of the double ridged platform, the ring is wide for a perfect and comfortable hold that presents smooth functions permitting for particular focal length modifications. By rotating the ring faster, the user can increase the speed of the zoom. The system is very convenient with different advanced functions and useful for taking perfect snapshots and videos.
The Sony Cyber Shot DSC-QX10 otherwise known as lens sensor module can be perfectly connected with smart phone more easily than with standalone device. The system consists of an image sensor and lens and can be linked with the smart phone with the help of Wi Fi connectivity. This enables to formulate and review the captured images and alter the setting by using Play Memories Mobile Applications. The system consists of 10 x zoom lens inclusive of Optical Steady Shot Stabilization. There are 18.2 megapixel image sensors that are lengthier and larger as compared with other smart phones. The camera is with compact size and available in black as well as white colors. The device also contains 10x, 25-250mm f/3.3-5.9 lens and 18.2 megapixel Exmor R CMOS 1/2.3 inch type image sensor that are optically stabilized. The QX10 is smaller in size and weights only 100 grams that makes it easy to carry.
The auto focus facility is one of the essential features of the device. The system can be fitted with the smart phone through the supplied bayonet mount that can be placed at the back side of the camera thereafter, turns and locks into the specified place. The bayonet consists of two plastic arms which slide out to envelop and append the system with smart phone. The plastic arms contain rubber coating at the internal part that helps to prevent scratches. When linked with the camera, the smart phone bears a resemblance to an over sized compact digital camera. At the front of the device there consists of telephoto zoom lens made up of Sony G Grade glass which has been taken from Konica Minolta. Hence, the zoom lens is of high quality used in the construction.
Additionally, the QX10 embraces of three fundamental controls including shutter button, on or off button and zoom rocker switch. It also contains tripod mount that is easier to use the system remotely and incorporated with tiny black and white display that indicates the life of the battery and whether a microSD memory card is added or not. The system does not recommend memory card as it can transfer images with out interruption to the smart phone. The system employs slim 3.6V NP-BN battery for 200 shots per 110 minutes video recording. The device can be charged by linking it with the computer or a power pack through interface port and USB cable. An additional battery can be inserted for using it more hours while traveling. The Play memories mobile applications are utilized to regulate the system and turn on and open the applications. The system is point and shoot device and when opening the settings menu eight options are made available like self timer and white balance options. Further, images can also be taken with out the assistance of smart phone is another peculiarity of the system. It has a flat bottom minimizing the use of tripod to keep it steady and the system costs around Rs 25000 in India. The camera is of good presentation facilitating to manage beautiful snapshots with its advanced technologies.
The Sony Cyber shot DSC RX10 is the finest linked compact camera that enables to take high quality images for professional photographers. The system presents a combined 8.3x with 24-200mm Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T zoom lens consisting of swift aperture of f/2.8 all through the full focal range. The device also contains 20.2 megapixel 1.0 type Ermor Back CMOS sensor that is illuminated and new BIONZ X processor. Another feature is the full HD 60p/50p/25p/24p high quality video recording inclusive of stereo sound and complete manual control. It further features in built Wi Fi and NFC connectivity 1440 dots OLED Tru-Finder and 3 inch LCD screen that is titling. The multi interface shoe, multi terminal accessory connections, high speed auto focus, moisture resistant formulation etc are additional characteristics.
The system further consists of nonstop shooting up to 10fps at full resolution, in built pop up flash, supports raw format, dust and moisture resistant design, raw file format support etc. The product is of quality look, experience with lengthier and quicker lens and view finder that is in built. The product contains 13.2 x 8.8 mm CMOS sensor that are similar to that of Nikon 1 series devices and 4X fast f/2.8 lens right through the 8.3x zoom range that are is bigger as that of distinctive compact sensor. The system embraces of large and high resolution LCD screen which is able to be twisted up and down and an electronic view finder that places the product best among the compact digital cameras. Another peculiarity is the rapid auto focusing system as well as manual focusing with full focus peaking and complete management over exposure.
The multi interface shoe permits different accessories that can be fitted comprising of external flash, LED video light, stereo microphone and shutter release remote controller that are obtainable. The RX10 in addition incorporates fast maximum aperture of f/ 2.8 from the wide angle 24 mm functions to complete 200mm telephoto focal length. For the ease of use, there contains fast lens inclusive of seven bladed circular aperture and a large sensor. These functions facilitate to easily frame defocused depth of field effects that are not available with other digital cameras. The system also consists of fixed lens with all the functions together and maximum ISO speed of 25600 that makes the camera well appropriate to hand held low light images. The lens contains an aperture ring as well as a zoom ring which acts as the focusing ring when under the manual focus mode. There contains a switch on the top of the camera that takes fast five seconds to advance through the full image. The aperture dial makes key photographic control swift and easy. The switch alters the mechanism of the aperture ring which is well functioned for shooting movies. The compact digital RX10 camera measures 10.2 x 8.1 x 13 cm and weighs approximately 813g inclusive of the memory card. The system costs around RS 33000 in India and is very useful and high featured product that enables to take quality pictures and videos.
The Sony DSC QX100 is the product initiated by Sony which enables to take spectacular videos and photographs. The camera is compact and lightweight that provides sophisticated presentation and striking photographs and videos. The system also facilitates to shoot, alter and share the innovative photographs at anytime. The product is QX series Cyber shot lens style device with 20.9 megapixels. The sensor is 1.0 type and 20.2 MP Exmor R CMOS image sensor that uses inward light efficiently and also permits to take snapshots in dim light situations. The system also consists of F1.8 Carl Zeiss Vario- Sonnar T lens by means of 3.6 x optical zoom. The device is wide-ranging with NFC and Wi Fi connectivity and packaged with Smart Phone attachment. The system is bundled with fashioned carrying case for safety and an extra case for attaching smart phone that are offered as optional accessories.
The DSC QX100 is cylindrical and structured with best aluminum materials similar to that of SLR devices. For the purpose of perfect image formation, the system is equipped with manual control ring. At the side of the device, the zoom lever plus shutter button are placed for ease of process. Additionally for simple portability, the system includes smart phone mounting bracket that can be pulled back. Without concerning the light, clear images can be captured with the assistance of 3.6 x optical zoom. The high speed image compositing progresses image quality and fabricate wonderful images with very less visual noise during night and dim light circumstances. The system features in built BIONZ processing engine that augments the images and permits to share the photos in the same way as we see it.
Furthermore, using the smart phone perfect images can be shared without difficulty. The image application will help to alter or edit the pictures and upload those photos within no time. The system also provides facility to connect the DSC QX100 to the smart phone and convert the smart phone to proficient digital camera. The smart phone performs to be the view finder and settings system with the use of Wi Fi connectivity. The smart phone performs the functions of an LCD while connected with the camera. The product also helps to take stunning images from long distances with the advanced applications. In the camera, the images that are visualized at bigger size consist of a minute expanded glass in the base level at the right corner of the image. When the user click the image a large image is displayed in the new window. For the purpose of navigating to the review, the user have to press the next or previous button and to move on to a definite function the user shall select from eh drop down or choose it from the navigation bar provided at the top part. Besides, the images and videos can be stored both in the camera as well as smart phone. It also contains manually controlled shot through the smart phone display. The system costs around Rs.25000 in India which is reasonable for a product that contains variety of functions.