Sony SRS-X33 & X55 Bluetooth Speakers hands on pics

Sony unveiled its latest SRS Bluetooth speakers a few months back where they launched SRS-X11, SRS-X33 and SRS-X55 Bluetooth speakers. Today we will check out some hands on beautiful pics of SRS-X33 & X-55 Bluetooth speaker.

Sony SRS-X33 speaker is 18.5 x 6 x 5.9 cm in dimension, weighs 730 grams, passive radiator speaker type, 20W output power, Bluetooth (v3.0) and NFC as connectivity options. It is available in 3 colors i.e. white, black, and red. Sony claims it gives 12 hours battery life. Sony SRS-X55 speaker is 22.1 x 11.8 x 5.1 cm in dimensions, weighs 1.2 kg, 30W output power, Bluetooth (v3.0) and NFC as connectivity options. It is available in 3 colors i.e white, black, and blue. Sony claims it can run for 10 hours.

Sony SRS-X33 & X55 Bluetooth Speaker

Sony SRS-X33 speakers are available for purchase at Amazon International for $128 and SRS-X55 speakers are available for $208 and for Rs 14999 at Amazon India.

Check out the pics below (SRS-X33 is in Red & X-55 is in Blue color)

Sony SRS-X33 & X-55 Speakers hands on
Sony SRS-X33 Speakers hands on
Sony SRS-X33 Speaker audio-in jack
Sony SRS-X33 hands on pics
Sony SRS-X33 Bluetooth Speakers hands on pics
Sony SRS-X33 Speaker Pics in Red
Sony SRS-X33 Buttons on board
Sony SRS-X55 Speaker pics
Sony SRS-X55 Bluetooth Speaker hands on
Sony SRS-X55 Ports
Sony SRS-X55 Speaker hands on
Sony SRS-X55 Bluetooth Speaker hands on pics
Sony SRS-X55 Speaker Pics
Sony SRS-X55 & X-33 speaker pics

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Pics by Liang M (Digi-wo)

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand available for purchase in Europe

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand for Xperia C4 and Xperia C4 Dual is now available for purchase via official Sony Xperia online stores in Europe. Stock is available in white and black color only for the time being.

Sony SCR38 Style Cover is a notebook style case which can also be used a desk stand. It has auto sleep/wake functionality. It weighs around 60 grams and is 80 x 152 x 12.8 mm in dimensions.

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand Pricing

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand for Xperia C4 is available for €39.99 in France, €24.90 in Spain, €39.99 in in Netherlands, €24.90 in Italy. It will be available soon for purchase in other European regions also.

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand

 

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand in Black

White Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand for Xperia C4

Xperia C4 Dual Sony SCR38 Style Cover

Earlier today Sony DK52 charging dock for Xperia Z3+ and Sony AN420 car quick charger went live for sale.

We will keep you updated once it is available for purchase from online shopping portals also. Drop your comments below.

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger available for purchase in Europe

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger is now available for purchase in European regions from official Sony Xperia online stores. It can charge two devices simultaneously (charge your smartphone, camera, wireless headset, smartwatch, etc.)

It’s core unit weighs 65 grams and supports fast quick charging (1.8 A). Cable length is 0.4m coiled and 2 meters extended.

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger is priced at £29.99 in UK, €35 in Germany, €39 in France, €39.90 in Spain, €34.90 in Italy, 349 Swedish Krona in Sweden.

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger price

Sony AN420 Car Quick Charger specifications

Earlier today Sony DK52 charging dock for Xperia Z3+ went live for sale in many regions around the world.

We will keep you updated with the pricing of all new Sony Xperia accessories, stay tuned. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z3+ / Xperia Z4 DK52 Charging Dock available for purchase

Sony DK25 micro USB charging dock for Xperia Z3+ is now available for purchase from Sony Xperia online stores in Europe and in other regions. Unlike previous generation of Xperia “Z” series, Xperia Z3+ has a capless USB port so there is no magnetic charging port this time.

Sony DK52 charging dock is 25 grams in weight, 39×21.5×71 mm in dimensions and comes with 3 charging dock attachments inside the box.

Xperia Z3+ DK52 Charging Dock pricing out

Sony DK52 charging dock is compatible with both Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4.

Sony DK52 charging dock pricing in Europe

Sony DK52 Charging Dock is available for £29.99 in UK, €39.99 in France, €39.90 in Spain, €39.90 in Italy, €39.99 in Netherlands.

Xperia Z3+ DK52 Charging Dock

Sony DK52 charging dock is also available at Amazon International for $54.95 and for Rs 2990 at Amazon India.

Sony DK52 charging dock

Once more Xperia Z3+ accessories are available for sale, we will keep you updated.

Drop your comments below if you are looking to buy.




Sony Style Cover SCR32 priced in Europe officially for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Earlier today Sony BKB50 Keyboard for Xperia Z4 Tablet went live for sale across many regions in Europe from Sony Xperia online stores and now another Xperia Z4 Tablet official accessory, Style Cover SCR32 is available for purchase.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is available in white and black color for Xperia Z4 Tablet from Sony Xperia online stores. It is a flip cover style case (notebook style case ) and can be used a desk stand for perfect viewing. It weighs around 220 grams and is 174 x 262 x 12 mm in dimensions.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 priced in Europe

Sony SCR32 Style Cover has smart wake up function which wakes up your tablet when flip cover is opened and puts it to sleep when closed (conserving battery without pressing power button).

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at £38.99/$60 in UK.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 price in UK

It is now available in stock and ready for shipping across many regions.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at €59.99/$68 in France.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at €49.90/$56 in Italy.

We will keep you updated once Sony Style Cover SCR32 is available in other regions.

Are you looking to buy Sony Style Cover SCR32 for your Xperia Z4 Tablet? Let us know, drop your comments below.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard priced at £149.99/$230 in UK officially

Sony BKB50 Keyboard which was introduced for Xperia Z4 Tablet back in MWC 2015 has now been priced in Europe and is available for purchase from Sony Xperia online stores exclusively (stock is available right now and ready for shipping).

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is very similar to a keyboard of a 13″ laptop, 383 grams in weight, 254×170 mm in dimensions and comes with a touchpad for easy navigation. Sony BKB50 Keyboard has NFC, Bluetooth as connectivity option to pair it with tablet and comes with easy docking to put in your tablet.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in Europe

Sony BKB50 Keyboard comes with 430 mAh battery with 1 month of battery life (typing text 2 hours/day) and a micro USB port for charging.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is priced at £149.99/$230 in UK.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in Europe

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in France – 179 €/202, only available in black color.

Check out Sony BKB50 Keyboard hands on pics here.

As the listing of Sony BKB50 Keyboard stays “in stock” so it is ready for shipping now.

Are you looking to purchase Sony BKB50 Keyboard for your Xperia Z4 Tablet? Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Mobile

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor SSE-TN1W priced at $200 in USA

Sony Smart Tennis sensor is now finally available in the USA at a price tag of $200 from Sony official online store. Using Sony Smart Tennis sensor and the compatible app you can view real-time data like ball impact spot, ball spin, ball speed, and swing speed  etc.

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor has been approved by the International Tennis Federation so it can used in all noted competitions. Sony partnered with Wilson, HEAD, Prince, and YONEX to build the perfect sensor that can be fitted inside the racket. The Sensor is removable and can be easily fitted inside the racket, it lasts for around 90 minutes (on a full charge continuous usage with Bluetooth and 180 minutes without Bluetooth).

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor is to be paired with Bluetooth powered Android/iOS smartphones to view the real-time data (both recorded data and the video, displaying spots on the racket where the ball makes contact). Check the official listing here.

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor price in USA

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor launched in USA

Sony Smart Tennis SSE-TN1W sensor Launched

Sony Tennis SSE-TN1W Sensor

Sony SSE-TN1W

Sony SSE-TN1W Sensor Price

For the time being its availability in other regions of the world is unknown. We will keep you updated.

Drop your comments below.

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Sony LSPX-100E26J LED light bulb speaker launched in Japan for $199

Sony has launched a beautiful LED light bulb speaker in Japan which blends sound and light playing music wireless via Bluetooth connectivity. Sony LSPX-100E26J LED light bulb speaker is priced at $199 i.e. ¥23880 and will be available in Japan for purchase from 23 May.

Sony LSPX-100E26J LED light bulb speaker gets paired with an app (SongPal) in your device (paired via Bluetooth) to control volume, brightness (warm light). It comes with a dedicated remote which can be used to control the LED light bulb speaker. (remote is included in the package along with its CR2032 Lithium battery).

Sony LED light bulb speaker

LED Bulb can be fitted in various locations like bedroom, kitchen etc. giving you a combination of bright warm light and music at one place. It is equipped with Sony’s unique optical technology “optical lens Globe”.

It weighs around 205 grams, 61 mm × 116 mm in dimensions, practical output 2W for speakers.

Check out the official pics of Sony LED light blub speaker below.

Sony LSPX-100E26J Speaker

Sony LED light bulb speaker

Sony LSPX-100E26J LED Light Bulb Speaker

 LSPX-100E26J Sony Speakers

Sony  LSPX-100E26J LED Light Bulb

 LSPX-100E26J Speaker Remote

Sony  LSPX-100E26J Bulb Speaker

SongPal app will be used in the smartphone to control the brightness and the volume on the LED light bulb.

SongPal Android App for Sony LSPX-100E26J LED Bulb Speakers

SongPal App for Sony LSPX-100E26J Speakers and LED bulb

Check out the official video promo below.

What do you think of Sony LSPX-100E26J LED light bulb speaker, let us know? Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Japan

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand for Xperia C4, C4 Dual coming

Sony launched another Style Cover Stand and this time it is for newly launched selfie smartphone Xperia C4 (and Xperia C4 Dual). Earlier Sony has launched Syle Cover SCR30 for Xperia Z4, Style Cover SCR32 for Xperia Z4 Tablet, Style Cover SCR24 for Xperia Z3, Style Cover SCR10 for Xperia Z2, Style Cover SCR15 for Xperia C3 and a lot more.

Sony SCR38 Style Cover is a notebook style case which can also be used a desk stand. It has auto sleep/wake functionality. It weighs around 60 grams and is 80 x 152 x 12.8 mm in dimensions.

Xperia C4 Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand

It is expected to be available in white and black color for both Xperia C4 and Xperia C4 Dual.

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand in Black

White Sony SCR38 Style Cover Stand for Xperia C4

Xperia C4 Dual Sony SCR38 Style Cover

Pricing for Sony SCR38 Style Cover is not out yet and it is expected to come after June 2015 only once we see market release of Xperia C4 and Xperia C4 Dual. Check out detailed specifications of Xperia C4 here.

We will keep you updated once Xperia C4 is available for purchase. Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Mobile

Sony SRS-X11 speakers hands on pics – Elegant Compact design

Sony launched SRS-X11 portable Bluetooth speakers at CES 2015 which have not been released in so many markets around the world so far. Today we are sharing few Sony SRS-X11 hands on pics. Sony SRS-X11 speakers have small square-cube shape design, available in pink, blue, white, black & red color.

Sony SRS-X11 speakers have Bluetooth and NFC as connectivity options, allowing you to pair it with your smartphone to play music and receive calls. Sony SRS-X11 speakers are 61x61x61 mm in dimensions, output power 10W which is good seeing the size.

Sony SRS-X11 Speakers

Check out Sony SRS-X11 hands on pics (blue and pink speakers featured).

SRS-X11 Red Blue Speakers
SRS-X11 Hands On
SRS-X11 Blue and Red Speakers
SRS-X11 Speakers Hands On
Blue SRS-X11 Speakers Hands On
Red SRS-X11 Speakers Hands On
Sony SRS-X11 Speakers
Sony SRS-X11 Hands On
SRS-X11 Review

Sony SRS-X11 speakers specifications

Sony SRS-X11 speakers are priced at $96 (as seen on Sony site). They are listed on Amazon India but currently out of stock; stock available for $105 at Amazon UK (not available at Amazon International though).

Sony launched BSP60 speakers at MWC 2015, have a look at hands on pics here. Like the Sony SRS-X11 speakers, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Image Credits: Akira-ming

Sony SWR510 Smartwatch 3 Wrist Strap available for sale

Sony has launched standalone SWR510 Smartwatch 3 Wrist Strap for SmartWatch 3 in three colors i.e. pink, white and black for £24.99/$37 in UK, available from official Sony Xperia online stores. Earlier Sony listed SmartWatch 3 on Google Play Store also.

Sony SmartWatch 3 SWR50 ( powered by android wear ) features 1.6” 320×320 TFT LCD transreflective display for better visibility in daylight. It features stainless steel back panel which is removable. It has IP68 certification, built-in 4 GB memory, Bluetooth and NFC as connectivity options and 420 mAh battery.

Sony SWR510 Wrist Strap

Sony SmartWatch 3 is available for $243 from Amazon International and for Rs 15999 in India from Amazon India, while SWR510 isn’t available yet.

Check out the official listing of Sony SWR510 Wrist Strap on Sony UK store.

SWR510 Wrist Strap Price in UK

Sony SWR510 Wrist Strap Black

Sony SWR510 White Wrist Strap

Sony SWR510 Pink Smartwatch 3 Wrist Strap

Are you using Sony SmartWatch 3? Share your experience with us so far. Drop your comments below.

Sony Smart B-Trainer SSE-BTR1 out of the box pics

Sony Smart B-Trainer wearable accessory concept was introduced by Sony at CES 2015. It is a wireless music player cum wearable round-the-neck band which has inbuilt GPS, heart rate monitor and is water resistant (IPX5/8 certified) and uses Bluetooth (version 4.0) and NFC as connectivity option.

Sony Smart B-Trainer SSE-BTR1 comes with 16 GB internal storage memory and works with both iOS and Android devices. It has volume rocker keys, power on/off button, call taking/end button, LED light as charging indicator via micro USB port (2.0) and built-in microphone, info on exact mAh of battery in unknown yet but it takes 1.5 hours to charge.

Sony Smart B-Trainer

Sony Smart B-Trainer has voice coaching functionality which works as you run, monitoring heart rate music track changes automatically.

Check out the Sony Smart B-Trainer out of the box pics below.

Sony Smart B-Trainer Out of the box

Blue Smart B-Trainer hands on

Sony Smart B-Trainer – Box Contents

It comes with 3 sized earbuds (one being especially for swimming purpose). It weighs 43 grams,

Sony Smart B-Trainer hands on

Sony Smart B-Trainer Buttons

Sony Smart B-Trainer Earbuds

Back side of Sony Smart B-Trainer

Black Sony Smart B-Trainer

Sony Smart B-Trainer Review

Round the neck Sony Smart B-Trainer

Charging LED light in Sony Smart B-Trainer

Sony Smart B-Trainer Volume Buttons

Sony Smart B-Trainer app

As seen on Sony Japan site, it is available for sale in 4 colors i.e. Light Blue, Red, Black, White for 26500 Yen/$220 (excluding tax). Whether it will also be available for purchase globally is still unknown yet.

Sony Smart B-Trainer is available for purchase from Amazon International for $289 exclusively.

If you own Sony Smart B-Trainer already, get the latest version of B-Trainer app (version1.0.05.03120) from Play Store.

Would you like to buy such device? Let us know. Drop your comments below.

Source – Digi-Wo (pics by Zack)

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand launched for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Earlier today Sony launched Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015 along with bundle of exclusive accessories for it. Sony has specifically launched BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard, SCR32 cover, Screen Protector PRT13 and BKC52 Bluetooth keyboard with tablet cover stand for Xperia Z4 Tablet.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand is launched in white and black color which is flip cover style case (notebook style case ) and can be used a desk stand for perfect viewing. It weighs around 220 grams and is 174 x 262 x 12 mm in dimensions.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR32 Style Cover has smart wake up function which wakes up your tablet when flip cover is opened and puts it to sleep when closed (conserving battery without pressing power button).

Let’s have a look at it.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover in White and Black

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand in Black

White Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Xperia Z4 Tablet Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony SCR32 Style Cover

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Price

Sony SCR32 Style Cover price and availability details are unknown for the time being, we will keep you updated as soon as more info comes in.

Check out Sony’s main attraction for MWC 2015 below:

Xperia Z4 Tablet full specifications and photo gallery.

Xperia M4 Aqua full specifications and photo gallery.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard launched – turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into Laptop.

IP57 Water resistant Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Headset launched.

Sony BSP60 Bluetooth Speakers hands on photos from MWC 2015.

Are you planning to buy Xperia Z4 Tablet, let us know. Drop your comments below.

IP57 Water resistant Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Headset launched

Sony has launched Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia M4 Aqua today at MWC 2015 and lots of exclusive accessories for both devices. Sony has launched its latest generation of Bluetooth Stereo Headsets following Sony SBH60 Headsets in form of Sony SBH70 headset (behind the neck wearing) today.

Sony SBH70 Headsets are IP57 water resistant, weighing 25.7 grams and have multipoint connectivity, 125 mAh battery which can last for 8 hours of talktime, 6 hours of music playback. It also features HD Voice, Digital Noise Cancelling.

Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Headset

Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Headset has 14 mm dynamic speaker type, call/music key, volume key, power on/off key. It is compatible with wide range of devices supporting Bluetooth profiles.

Sony SBH70 Headsets will be available in 5 colors viz. Black, Blue, Pink, White and Lime.

Sony SBH70 Headset Black color

Sony SBH70 Headset Blue Color

Sony SBH70 Headset Pink Color

Sony SBH70 Headset White Color

Sony SBH70 Headset Lime color

Sony SBH70 Headset behind the neck wearable Sony SBH70 Headset Keys

Sony SBH70 Headset price and release date is unknown yet for the time being, we will let you know as soon as any info comes.

Check out Sony’s main attraction for MWC 2015 below.

Xperia Z4 Tablet full specifications and photo gallery.

Xperia M4 Aqua full specifications and photo gallery.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard launched – turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into Laptop.

Like the Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Stereo Headset, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Mobile

Sony BKB50 Keyboard turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into Laptop

Sony has introduced BKB50 Bluetooth keyboard exclusively for Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015, allowing you to convert your tablet into a laptop mode. Sony BKB50 Keyboard has NFC, Bluetooth as connectivity option to pair it with tablet and comes with easy docking to put in your tablet.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is very similar to keyboard of a 13″ laptop, 383 grams in weight, 254×170 mm in dimensions,  and comes with a touchpad for easy navigation .

Sony BKB50 Keyboard

Sony BKB50 Keyboard comes with 430 mAh battery with 1 month of battery life (typing text 2 hours/day) and a micro USB port for charging.

Check out the Sony BKB50 Keyboard docked into Xperia Z4 Tablet and turning it into a laptop.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price

Sony BKB50 Keyboard Review

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth keyboard with Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard

Sony BKB50 Keyboard hands on

Sony BKB50  turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into a Laptop

Sony BKB50 Keyboard

Sony BKB50 keyboard with Z4 Tablet
Xperia Z4 Tablet Laptop mode via Sony BKB50

How to turn Xperia Z4 Tablet into a Laptop

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard profile

Sony BKB50 Keyboard pics

Check out Sony’s main attraction for MWC 2015 below :

Xperia Z4 Tablet full specifications and photo gallery.

Xperia M4 Aqua full specifications and photo gallery.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price is unknown yet and is expected to be launched when Xperia Z4 Tablet hits market.

Source – Sony Mobile | Image Credits : TheVerge

Sony SR-64HXA 64 GB microSDXC card insanely priced at $155

Sony has launched a 64 GB microSDXC card (Class 10) “SR-64HXA” with a tagline “for premium sound”, pricing it insanely at 18500 Yen/$155. A few days ago Sony also launched “NW-ZX2” Walkman for $1200 and by seeing the price it seems this micro SD card is made for NW-ZX2 and other Hi-Res audio users.

Sony says SR-64HXA card delivers the best sound quality with minimum noise when it is being read. It is expected to hit Japanese market around 5 March, globally availability is not known yet.

Sony SR-64HXA 64 GB microSDXC card

Check out a closer look of Sony SR-64HXA card.

Sony SR-64HXA 64 GB microSDXC card

Sony SR-64HXA Card Price

Sony SR-64HXA Card for NW-ZX2 Walkman Sony SR-64HXA for Sony Walkman A Sony SR-64HXA for Sony Walkman

Logically speaking $155 is too much high for a 64 GB micro SD card, so will you be buying SR-64HXA 64 GB microSDXC card from Sony.

Let us know, what do you think. Drop your comments below.

Sony is giving Rs 2000 discount on MDR-EX31BN DNC Bluetooth Headphones in India

Sony India has come up with a promotional offer where there are giving Rs 2000/$32 flat discount on purchase of Sony MDR-EX31BN Digital Noise Cancelling Bluetooth headphones from any of the official Sony Xperia stores across India. Seeing the present price of Rs 5490 for these headphones, you will get them for Rs 3490 after using this offer.

Sony launched MDR-EX31BN Digital Noise Cancelling Bluetooth headphones in India in Jan 2015 for Rs 5490/$88 in red and black colors. It uses Bluetooth or NFC for pairing it with your device. It has 13.5 mm sound driver unit and comes with micro USB charging port, once changed fully allowing usage of more than 10 hours. It allows you to receive and end calls.

Avail discount on Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC Headphones

Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC headphones are exactly similar to Sony MDR-NC31E headphones which came with Xperia Z2 in few regions except they have a separate Bluetooth set with them.

How to avail the offer ?

To avail the offer, open the Xperia Lounge app. In the app you will find this promotional offer, click on it and get your Rs 2000 off voucher code which is to be shown at the Xperia Store from where you are willing to purchase Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC headphones.

Rs 2000 discount on Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC Headphones

Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC Headphones Rs 2000 coupon voucher

This offer is only valid for Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact users in India till 5 March 2015.

Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC headphones are available on Amazon India for Rs 3849, Snapdeal for Rs 3717 and on Amazon International for $108.

Sony MDR-EX31BN Red

If you are looking for a Digital Noise Cancelling headphones for your Xperia handset then Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC headphones are worth buying and you can use them without Bluetooth set also after its battery is exhausted.

If you have already availed this offer, let us know about your experience with these headphones.

[ REVIEW ] Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset – Hands On

Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset made its first appearance at IFA 2014 event along with Sony BSB10 Bluetooth Speaker. Sony SBH60 falls in the category of on-ear wired cum wireless headset bringing back retro style look, compatible with wide range of smartphones/tablets.

It is available in white and black, priced at $91/£79/Rs 4752 from Mobile Fun. We tested it with our Xperia Z2, Nexus 7 2013 & Lumia 830 with no issues at all in performance. Check out our hands on Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset review in below post

[ REVIEW ] Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset

Let’s take a closer look at Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset.

Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset Review

Box Contents

  • 1 Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset.
  • 1 micro USB cable for charging ( EC300 ).
  • 1 3.5 mm headset connector ( multipoint ).
  • Manuals.

Sony SBH60 Box Contents

Specifications

  • Headband width – 9 mm.
  • weight – 125 grams.
  • Battery – 145 mAh.
  • Speaker type – 30 mm dynamic.
  • Speaker frequency range – 30Hz – 18000Hz.
  • Bluetooth Profiles Supported – A2DP/AVRCP/HFP

Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset – Profile

On left headset of Sony SBH60 we have power button, LED light, microphone, volume up/down button, call take/end button, micro USB port, 3.5 mm connector port and NFC.

Sony SBH60 Headset - NFC

Below you can see 3.5 mm jack port and volume keys.

Sony SBH60 3.5 mm headphone jack

Below you can see call taking/ending button ( also used to pause any music track ).

Call taking button on Sony SBH60

Below you can see micro USB port, used for charging.

USB port on Sony SBH60 headset

In below pic you can see the power button ( LED light is beside it ) and 3 pin holes for microphone.

Power button on Sony sBH60

Right headset doesn’t have any buttons.

Sony SBH60 Review Hands On

Frame used in headband is flexible.

Sony SBH60 Hands On

In below pic you can see headband frame.

Sony SBH60 Headband frame

Wire inside headband stretches as you move the ear headsets.

Sony SBH60 Headband

Sony SBH60 Headband Review

Foam used in headset is very comfortable.

Sony SBH60 headset cushion foam smooth

How to Pair it ?

It supports one connect pairing via Bluetooth & NFC. To power on, Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset, press the power button ( present on left headset ) for 5 seconds. LED light present beside it will glow to green once your device is paired.

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Download Sony Smart Connect app to check the battery status of the headset including music playback and standby time. Creating dedicated events functionality is also available via Smart Connect app.

Bluetooth range is usual 10 meters for the headset.

Use the 3.5 mm headset connecting cable which is given inside the box if you want to use headset as wired.

Sony SBH60 3.5 mm cable connector

How to pair Sony SBH60 headset

Connect Sony SBH60 Headset with Xperia Z2

How to Charge it ?

It supports charging via micro USB connector only. Connect the AC Adapter to it, red light glows once charging starts and green light glows once it is charged fully.

Sony SBH60 LED Red Light

Charging/Playback Time

Charging Period

It takes around 30 minutes ( less than even ) to charge fully via 1.5A Sony AC Adapter, which in Sony’s Smart Connect app shows around 17 hours of music playback time ( which is completely false ). It can also be charged via PC ( connecting with USB cable ).

Music Playback Period

Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset give music playback time of 9-10 hours easily.

Call quality

With the presence of microphone very near in left headset and with HD voice technology, call quality is great. Caller on other end gets very crisp and clear voice.

Music quality

It is simply great, do use the audio settings of Sony Walkman app if you are using it on Sony Xperia handset.

Compatibility

It is compatible with wide range of handsets ( supporting Bluetooth, NFC or 3.5 mm connector jack ). We tried it with Xperia Z2 & Lumia 830; it worked fine.

Sony SH60 Review

Sony SBH60 Headset with Lumia 830

Sony SBH60 with Lumia 830

Pros

  • Superb battery life 9-10 hours+ music playback ( paired via Bluetooth ).
  • Comfortable, foam material of headset is soft.
  • Sound quality is great.
  • Inbuilt microphone with great voice receptivity – HD Voice and noise blocking tech.
  • Light in weight.
  • Compatible with other smartphones like Lumia, Motorola etc.
  • Wired cum wireless.
  • Fast charging time with LED indicator.
  • Premium look with retro style.
  • Call taking/ending button on headset.

Cons

  • No dedicated Next/Previous music playback key on headset – Volume keys on headset are to be long-pressed for this.

Note : Retro look of Sony SBH60 headset may not be acceptable by many users so it is a pro as well as a con.

If you are looking to buy Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset, check out the listing at Mobile Fun ( both white and black colors variants ) available, shipping worldwide.

Conclusion

We have been using the Sony SBH60 Bluetooth Stereo Headset from past 2 weeks and it is stands pretty well on everything as said by Sony. If you are looking for a wireless cum wired headset with great battery life and HD voice technology then it is worth.

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Sony lists SmartBand SWR10 with Brown Leather Wrist Strap officially

Sony’s older generation SmartBand model SWR10 saw an upgrade today in terms of design as SmartBand SWR10 with brown leather wrist strap is now available for purchase from official Sony Xperia online stores across Europe and other regions.

Sony SmartBand SWR10 is a fitness band from Sony to track and log the details of your daily activities like walking, sleeping, cycling etc. Tagged with Sony doesn’t mean it can only be used with Xperia devices, you can use it with any android device ( for Xperia handsets you need atleast android 4.4 running ). It has a light weight wrist strap with a Sony core which is used to track your physical activities like steps count during walking or running.

SmartBand SWR10 with brown leather wrist strap

Brown leather wrist strap gives really a premium look to SmartBand SWR10 now, it looks moreover like a watch now. It is available for purchase for £79.99 / $121 from Sony UK online store.

SmartBand SWR10 with brown leather wrist strap

Product is available in stock in many regions like France, Sweden etc. It is available for €99 in France.

SmartBand SWR10 Brown Leather Strip price $121

Want to know more about it, read our full review for Sony SmartBand SWR10 here.

As now when newer Sony SmartBand Talk SWR30 is available, will you still go with SmartBand SWR10 ? Let us know, drop your comments below.

Stainless steel edition of Sony SmartWatch 3 launched at CES 2015

Sony has finally launched a stainless steel edition of Sony SmartWatch 3 at CES 2015 which will be available for purchase in February. Sony says stainless steel gives you “timeless aestheticism for a premium look and feel”. SmartWatch 3 has 1.6” 320×320 TFT LCD Transflective display, IP 68 certified.

Sony also introduced SmartWatch 3 holder enabling users to try any 24mm watch strap with their SmartWatch 3, availability date unknown for the time being.

Stainless steel edition of Sony SmartWatch 3

Below you can see the pics of SmartWatch 3 Stainless steel edition.

Stainless steel edition of Sony SmartWatch 3

SmartWatch 3 Stainless steel edition

SmartWatch 3 Stainless Steel

Sony SmartWatch 3 SW50 Stainless steel

SmartWatch3 Stainless Steel

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Source – Sony Mobile

Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman launched at CES 2015 – First Look

Sony introduced its latest Walkman flagship NW-ZX2 over previous flagship model Sony ZX1 Walkman at CES 2015 earlier today. Sony ZX2 Walkman is expected to hit market at whooping price of $1200 ( approx. ).

It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS allowing you to download apps from Google Play Store. It has gold colored headphone jack, 128 GB of internal storage with micro SD card slot and claiming 60 hours of music playback. Bluetooth and NFC connectivity is available for pairing and wireless streaming. It support audio formats like DSD, AIFF, FLAC, WAV, Apple Lossless etc.

Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman

Check out the first look of Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman below, box content includes the Walkman itself, audio connecting cable and a leather pouch.

Sony ZX2 Walkman

Sony ZX2 Walkman unboxing

Sony ZX2 Walkman review

Sony ZX2 Walkman price $1200

Sony ZX2 Walkman hands on

Sony ZX2 Walkman video

Sony ZX2 Walkman first look

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Sony MDR-EX31BN Noise Cancelling Bluetooth stereo earphones launched in India

Sony launched today MDR-EX31BN Noise Cancelling Bluetooth stereo earphones in India for Rs 5490/$88 in red and black colors. Sony MDR-EX31BN earphones are only compatible fully working with Digit Noise Cancelling enabled Xperia smartphones ( Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 ), otherwise they will only work as normal earphones without DNC.

It uses Bluetooth or NFC for pairing it with your device. It has 13.5 mm sound driver unit and comes with micro USB charging port, once changed fully allowing usage of more than 10 hours. It allows you to receive and end calls.

Sony MDR-EX31BN earphones

Sony MDR-EX31BN DNC headphones are available on Amazon India for Rs 3849, Snapdeal for Rs 3717 and Amazon International for $108.

Sony MDR-EX31BN Black

Sony MDR-EX31BN Red

Sony MDR-EX31BN Features

Below you can find the quick guide manual for Sony MDR-EX31BN earphones

Sony MDR-EX31BN earphones are very much similar to Sony MDR-NC31EM DNC headset except with better functionality like call taking facility.

Like it, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case for Xperia Z3 – First Look of case

Sony SCR24 Style Cover is Sony’s first Window case exclusively launched for Xperia Z3. SCR24 Style Cover is enabled with Smart Window functions which allow you to download certain apps and widgets which can be accessed from the lock screen of the device through smart window of the case.

One touch pairing option is available via in built NFC tag in the case. Smart Window option make its easy to handle device’s some important feature without opening the case. Sony SCR24 Style Cover Case is available for £34.99 / $54.5 from Clove UK.

[ First Look ] Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case

Let’s take a look at Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case for Xperia Z3. Below you can see the outer cover of the box.

Sony SCR24 case cover box

At back side of cover, smart window function list is displayed.

Sony SCR24 case box

SCR24 case out of the box.

Sony SCR24 Xperia Z3 Case

Box Contents

  • 1 Sony SCR24 case.
  • 1 Sony DK48 Magnetic Charging dock adapter.
  • Manual.

Sony SCR24 case box contents

Blow you can see the broad size Sony DK48 adapter.

Xperia Z3 DK48 Charging Adaptor

Specifications

Sony SCR24 case for Xperia Z3

Case is Made in China, below you can see the various certifications mark on it.

Sony SCR24 case Certifications - Made in China

How to Pair ?

To pair the case with your Xperia Z3, activate NFC on your device and then bring it near the below shown in built NFC tag on SCR24 case. It will prompt you to download the various smart windows widgets and apps which can be accessed from smart window without opening the cover.

You can also download the Sony’s official SCR24 case Xperia Themes available on Play Store.

Sony SCR24 case NFC Tag Mark

If you look closely, there is a circular mark in below pic; it is where magnetic sensor is placed.

Sony SCR24 Smart Window function

How to place your device ?

Peel of the sheet from the inner side of back flap of case and place your device on the adhesive gel pad.

How to Put Xperia Z3 in SCR24 case ?

Remove the protective layer from smart window.

Put Xperia Z3 in SCR24 case

USB and magnetic charging dock port can be accessed without opening the case. Check the below pic without Xperia Z3 showing that USB cable and charging dock pins can be easily inserted.

Sony SCR24 Case ports area

Xperia Z3 SCR24 case vs Xperia Z2 SCR10 case design

Sony introduced Smart Window cover for the first time ( for Xperia Z3 ) and previously they launched SCR10 case for Xperia Z2. Both cases are made up of PU Leather material.

Xperia Z3 SCR24 case vs Xperia Z2 SCR10 case design

Sony branding is placed on front flap on SCR10 case for Xperia Z2 and on back side of SCR24 case for Xperia Z3.

Sony SCR24 vs SCR10 case

Ports openings are not accessible in SCR10 case ( while case is closed ).

Sony SCR24 vs SCR10 case

SCR10 can be used as desk stand while the same functionality is absent in SCR24 case.

Xperia Z3 SCR24 case vs Xperia Z2 SCR10 case

Flexible movement of back flap of SCR10 case is possible.

SCR24 vs SCR10 case

Read our full Xperia Z2 SCR10 case hands on review here.

Smart Window functions

You can perform following things from smart window of the case.

  • Access Sony Walkman app.
  • Access to Sony Clock and Alarm app.
  • Access to Sony’s Weather Widget app.
  • Access to Sony Camera app ( in 4:3 ratio you can take pictures ).
  • Access to answer/end call.

Pros

  • Light Weight.
  • Smooth finished material.
  • All ports accessible without opening cover.
  • Perfect fit.
  • Compatible with Sony Magnetic Charging Dock DK48.
  • Smart Rotation function enabled.
  • Magnetic sensor inside the case.
  • Smart Window widgets and app provided access to camera, calls etc.
  • In built NFC tag.

Cons

  • Can’t be used as desk stand case.
  • No Magnetic closure.
  • Inner material of front flap attracts dust.
  • Shock Proof – No
  • No real leather used, synthetic material used.
  • Adhesive gel pad seems to loose it sticky property after you remove the phone a few times.

Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case is available now in all 4 colors from Clove UK, shipping world wide.

Smart window functions is a very catchy feature of Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case for Xperia Z3 and if you are going for a flip cover for Xperia Z3, it seems a very good choice. A full review of SCR24 case with Xperia Z3 will be soon put up.

If you are using Sony SCR24 Style Cover Window case for Xperia Z3, let us know if you like the product. Drop your comments below.

[ REVIEW ] Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker – Hands On

Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker made its first appearance at IFA 2014 event along with Sony SBH60 Stereo Bluetooth Headset, both being stylish Bluetooth powered accessories. It alone gives you wireless speaker functionality with superior audio and hands-free calling, compatible with a variety of Bluetooth powered smartphones/tablets.

It is available in white and black color priced at $125 ( including VAT )/ £79.99 / Rs 7728  from Clove UK. We tested it with our Xperia Z2, Xperia SP & Nexus 7 2013 with no hiccups experienced in connecting. Check out the hands on Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker review in below post or hop over to our friends at Soundwiz for an in-depth guide comparing the top Bluetooth speakers.

[ REVIEW ] Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker

Let’s take a closer look at Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker.

Sony Bluetooth Speaker BSP10 for Christmas

Box Contents

  • 1 Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker.
  • 1 micro USB cable for charging ( Model : EC450 )
  • Carrying pouch ( silver grey color ).

Sony BSP10 Speakers In Box Contents

Specifications

  • Speaker Power : 5 W which is an improvement over Sony SRS-BTV5 which has 1.2 W speaker.
  • Bluetooth Profiles Supported : A2DP/AVRCP/HSP/HFP
  • Dimensions : 78 x 60 mm
  • Weight  300 grams

Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker – Profile

You can see Bluetooth and NFC logo on top of Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker and beside Bluetooth icon there is an LED which is lighted when the speaker is paired with any smartphone/tablet.

There is volume increase & decrease buttons ( in form of +/- icons ) and a button to receive/end calls beside which there is hole for inbuilt microphone.

Sony Bluetooth BSP10 Speaker Buttons

Take a closer look at web grill speaker wall.

Web Grill speaker wall in BSP10 speakers

FCC, Bluetooth, Wireless and other certifications mark at the bottom side of speaker.

Sony BSP10 Speakers FCC ratings and certifications

Power button and USB charging port shown in below pic.

Sony BSP10 speakers power button and USB port

Inside the USB port there is also an LED which glows during charging.

Sony BSP10 Speakers USB port

How to Pair it ?

It supports one connect pairing via Bluetooth & NFC. Press the power button for about 2-4 seconds on Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker, a white
LED glows on then pair it with your device/smartphone/tablet; once paired light green LED glows.

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You need Sony Smart Connect app to check the battery status of the speaker including music playback and standby time. Creating dedicated events functionality is alos available via Smart Connect app.

Bluetooth range is 10 meters for the speaker. If you leave it idle not connected to any device it goes in automatic power saving sleep mode.

Pair Sony BSP10 speakers

How to Pair Sony BSP10 speakers

Sony BSP10 Speakers Smart Connect App functions

Sony BSP10 Speakers pairing options

Charging/Playback Time

Charging Period

  • It took us around 1 hours and 35 minutes to charge it fully via 1.5 A Sony AC Adapter, which in Sony’s Smart Connect app shows 7 hours of music playback time and 24 days in standby. It can also be charged via PC.

Music Playback Period

  • Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker can play music for not more than 5 hours ( battery exhausts in b/w 4-5 hours of playback ).

How to Charge it ?

It supports charging via micro USB connector or via Qi Wireless plate ( use Sony’s WCH10 Wireless charging plate ). While charging via USB cable, red LED glows and once it is fully charged green LED glows beside USB connecting point.

How to charge Sony BSP10 speakers

Call Quality

Whenever a call comes, a dedicated ring tone is played via Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker, press the call button to pick up the call and press it again to end it.

Make sure whenever you are using it as hands free, increase the volume of speaker. One may need to speak a bit louder as inbuilt microphone seems not very much responsive wheres as caller’s incoming sound quality is good.

Music Playback quality

Music Playback quality is very good as compared to Sony SRS-BTV5 speaker. If you have connected it via Xperia device and playing music in Walkman app then under audio settings enable Clear Audio+ and Dynamic normaliser option for better sound.

Sony BSP10 speaker Audio Settings

Pros

  • Powerful speaker.
  • One touch pairing via NFC and Bluetooth.
  • Qi and USB charging.
  • Accept/End call facility available.
  • 360 degree speaker system.
  • Inbuilt microphone.
  • Charging / Pairing LED indicators.
  • Durable and strong built.
  • Automatic power saving sleep mode function.
  • Compatible with variety of Bluetooth enabled smartphones/tablets.
  • Compact in size.

Cons

  • No next/back track playback key on speaker.
  • Not waterproof ( like Sony  SRS-X1 &  SRS-X2 speakers ).

If you are looking to buy Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker, check out the listing at Clove UK ( both white and black colors variants ) available, shipping worldwide.

Conclusion

We have been using the Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker from past 1 week and it is simply awesome, a great improvement over SRS-BTV5 speaker and with calling facility and much powerful speaker makes it a better companion for your smartphone/tablet if you are looking for a wireless speakers in compact category.

Have you used Sony BSP10 Bluetooth Speaker, let us know your views on it. Share your experience with us. Drop your comments below