Sony Rolls Out 11 Digital Cameras; Eyes 42% Share In Digital Cameras Mkt

Sony Rolls Out 11 Digital Cameras; Eyes 42% Share In Digital Cameras MktThe technology seems to be advancing day by day and it brings happy news for all those who are Gizmo freaks.

To strengthen its leadership position in the digital camera market, Sony India recently has launched 11 new digital still cameras in the market.

The newly launched digital still cameras come packed with newest technologies, and are available in the price range between Rs 7,990 and Rs 29,990.

Video-game publishers pressurizing Sony to lower PS3 price

Video-game publishers are pressurizing Sony Corp to take its pick out of two alternatives - one, lower the price of its PlayStation 3 console; and two, face the possibility increased development funds going Nintendo Wii's way! At its starting price of $399.99, the PS3 is $150 more than Wii and $200 more than the most-economical Xbox 360.

According to analyst Mike Hickey, of Janco Partners Inc. in Greenwood Village, Colorado, even though Sony has thus far stood unyielding against calls for lower price, there is likelihood that it might trim the price of PS3 by $50-$100 in the near future.

IPL controversy led to resignation of Sony CEO

IPL controversy led to resignation of Sony CEOThe ongoing BCCI-Sony controversy, over sponsorship deals for IPL matches, paves a way for resignation of Sony Entertainment CEO, Kunal Dasgupta. BCCI, while tightening noose around Sony, also threatened to terminate the broadcaster's IPL rights if its losses are not met by the broadcaster. BCCI believes that deal of Airtel with Sony is the main reason for walked out of Reliance-ADAG, leading large scale revenue loss to the cricket control body.

New Eco TV announced by Sony that will help in major power savings

SonyThe world is aiming to go green and keeping this motto in mind, Sony has come out with its latest HDTV in its Bravia line dubbed as WE5, which the company claims would help the users to significantly save energy and thus reducing electricity bills.

How does WE5 do it? Well to understand this, it should be first noted that most TVs even when turned off, draw power. However the new WE5 is equipped with special switch, which can be activated reducing the power consumption of the set to zero watts when not in use.

Sony Rolls Out WE5 Green Bravia Screens

Sony Rolls Out WE5 Green Bravia ScreensSony has added a new eco-friendly BRAVIA line-up, headed by the innovative WE5 series, a trendy and stylish designed LCD TV that stands apart from others.

As compared to its predecessor, the new stylish LCD TV consumes over 50% less power.

One of the most energy-efficient HDTV, the new BRAVIA WE5 series LCD TV’s are available in two screen sizes (40-inch, 46-inch).

The BRAVIA WE5 comes with a new micro-tubular Hot Cathode Fluorescent Lamp (HCFL) backlight that boosts efficiency without compromising superb BRAVIA picture quality.

Sony accused by BIG TVof bias, walks out of IPL

Sony accused by BIG TVof bias, walks out of IPLIt has recently come to vision that Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG)-controlled BIG TV has withdrawn from partnering the Indian Premier League (IPL). The reason behind the withdrawal is the discrimination by the league's broadcast rights-holder Sony Entertainment Television (SET).

IPL CEO Sundar Raman was the one who received the BIG TV's decision, who alleged that SET has decided to provide the contract to competitor Airtel DTH, though it quoted a lower price for on-air partnership, sources close to the development told Business Standard.