Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact now available from Carphone Warehouse for £30 per month

The new Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact is now available at Carphone Warehouse, both in-store and online. Customers can get their hands on the device for £30 per month and £29.99 up-front on Vodafone. The all-new Sony handset, available in Horizon Blue exclusively at Carphone Warehouse, features a 4.6inch 720p touchscreen display. It also boasts a…

Sony introduces UMC-S3C 4K video camera for low light conditions

Following the launch of its 4K network camera, the SNC-VB770, Sony has introduced a new 4K video camera aimed primarily at professional use, including wildlife monitoring and video surveillance. Capable of achieving both high sensitivity and resolution with colour video recording in 4K, the £3869.97 UMC-S3C provides - according to its manufacturer - the highest…

Vodafone announces James Bond marketing campaign for Sony Xperia Z5

Vodafone and Sony have joined forces to bring Sony's Xperia Z5 in black to market ahead of the release of the latest Bond movie, SPECTRE, on October 26. To support the launch of the so-called 'Bond' phone, Naomie Harris who plays Moneypenny in SPECTRE, will feature in Vodafone’s latest marketing campaign. Available to pre-order from…

Sony pulls plug on Aibo repair. RIP to the robotic dog!

I remember when the Sony Aibo was launched way back in 1999. It was the robotic dog that was supposed to revolutionise pet ownership by providing companionship without actually pooing on the floor and needing walkies every few hours. Although it was very expensive, it was undoubtedly the most exciting robotic dog since Doctor Who's…

6 things you need to know about the new Sony Xperia Z3+

Sony quietly launched its latest Sony Xperia Z3+ yesterday. Here are 6 things you need to know about the new (and only slightly improved) flagship model: 1. The Xperia Z3+ has the same height and width dimensions as its predecessor (146mm x 72mm), but is thinner than the Z3 (6.9mm as opposed to 7.3mm). It…

Loads of Sony Xperia phones getting Android Lollipop update imminently

Exciting news if you've got an Xperia - chances are you'll get a Lollipop upgrade soon, at last! According to a Sony blog post, today the roll out continues with the Xperia Z3 Dual, Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Compact and Xperia Z Ultra getting an upgrade. Next week the Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3…

Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are working together to tackle DDOS attacks

Whilst the three major console manufacturers may be fierce rivals most of the time, there is at least one thing that unites them: Frustration with denial of service attacks, the sort of which took down Xbox Live and PSN over Christmas. Speaking to Game Informer, outgoing Xbox head Phil Spencer revealed that he has been…