Sony Xperia Z1 Compact offers flagship features in smaller design

Sony unveils the Xperia Z1 Compact smartphone, offering flagship features with a smaller body and cheaper price tag.

Blu-ray players

Sony PlayStation 4

Next-gen gaming is a glorious reality but you’ll have to make do without some last-gen features


Sony HT-ST3

A classic example of style over substance. Given tweaks to the sound it could be far better, but that’s not to be for now

Sony revamps Music and Video Unlimited services for PS4

Sony's twin streaming services get a fresh new look on the PlayStation 4, with improved sound quality, search and 30 days free for every PS4 owner

Micro and style systems


This system that shows so much promise on paper, but fails to deliver in action. Frustrating

Dock systems

Sony SRS-BTX500

There’s plenty to like about this compact portable speaker, but there are more talented alternatives available

Blu-ray players

Sony BDP-S4100

Best Blu-ray player up to £100, Awards 2013. An impressive Blu-ray player with an impressive performance and a good set of features

Sony announces HT-ST3 and HT-ST7 soundbars

Sony has confirmed details of two new soundbars at IFA 2013, launching in the UK in October.


Sony KDL-42W805A

A great-looking TV with many strengths but black levels let the side down


Sony KDL-46W905A

Stacks of detail and a stunning 3D performance, but pictures lack the punch of a five-star product, and we’d like to see brighter whites too