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  1. lostinseganet

    Sony creates their own version of "The Looking Glass" monitor with their spatial reality display

    https://www.techspot.com/news/87141-sony-targets-3d-artists-new-spatial-reality-display.html Hmm 4k rez [but really 2k per eye], 5,000 bucks, and it releases next month. It's not as big as the 8K looking glass though... I want to see these things wow with some gaming. I know its for developers...
  2. G

    Canon 5d mark iii ML vs Sony a7rii

    Hello everyone, I have recently come up to a dilemma and I need your help to clear things out a bit. I have a Sony a7rii for a couple of years and I'm using it with vintage lenses only, mostly m42. I mainly do photography but I really am interested in video as well. I have done some videos...
  3. U

    The "Official" Canon R5, R6, and Sony A7s III thread

    For most subforums it makes sense to have separate threads, but here in the camera sub it moves super slow. So I figured creating 3 threads would just mean the same people would be hoping back and forth to threads needlessly. Anyway, that said: FULL ANNOUNCEMENT and SPECS for Canon R5 and R6...
  4. Armenius

    Gran Turismo 7

    Shown during the event on June 11, the trailer highlights a revamped career mode and Trial Mountain looking even more like a real race track. The graphic department impresses, as is usual with Polyphony. The glimpse at career mode is reminiscent of the big map from Gran Turismo 4. No...
  5. nguyen704

    The Road to PS5 - Deep Dive into PlayStation 5's system architecture

    The presentation will be starting at 9 AM PDT and is exactly 52 minutes and 45 seconds. Details and information will be added during or after. Specs: CPU: 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz (variable frequency) GPU: 10.28 TFLOPs, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz (variable frequency) GPU Architecture: Custom RDNA 2...
  6. Armenius

    PlayStation 'State of Play' | 24.09.2019

    Sony has been teasing big releases for this edition of 'State of Play', including a possible release date announcement and new footage for The Last of Us Part II. Sony stated that there is no news about the PlayStation 5. Links to watch are below. The stream is scheduled to start at 20:00 UTC...
  7. Armenius

    Sony and Microsoft to explore strategic partnership

    Better check if hell is freezing over. In a Memorandum of Understanding released today, Sony and Microsoft announced that they will work together in the future to bring cloud-based solutions for game streaming that benefit both companies, along with developing more advanced AI. TOKYO and...
  8. euskalzabe

    Semi-official confirmation: Navi to support ray tracing

    This is not directly from AMD, but Sony just gave Wired a few pointers on what to expect from PS5. They mentioned 8-core Ryzen as a CPU, and that they'll use "a custom variant of Radeon’s Navi family, will support ray tracing". Read the interview here...
  9. cageymaru

    PlayStation 5 Revealed in Wired's Mark Cerny Interview

    Nothing to see here! Duplicate thread!
  10. S

    (Wired) EXCLUSIVE: WHAT TO EXPECT FROM SONY'S NEXT-GEN PLAYSTATION

    Unlike previous rumors of the PS5. This is a visit to Sony and interview with Mark Cerny. But it does confirm much of previous rumors: Zen 2, Navi, Ray Tracing, SSD, 8K support: https://www.wired.com/story/exclusive-sony-next-gen-console/
  11. Retronym

    63' x 17' Demosaicing Sony Crystal LED TV

    https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47867038 The new "super-size" installation has in fact been created out of several modular panels, but because they do not have bezels they can be fitted together without any visible gaps to create the impression of being a single screen. Demosaicing Won't...
  12. cageymaru

    Micro LED Revolution Begins in 2019 as Manufacturers Tackle Mass Transfer

    According to Digitimes, the only thing holding back the commercialization of micro LED displays is the technology needed for mass transfer. "When describing a chemical or physical mechanism, mass transfer is a type of transporting phenomenon which signifies that a large number of points...
  13. AlphaAtlas

    PlayStation Introduces State of Play Broadcast

    Last year, Sony dropped out of E3 for fairly nebulous reasons, and canceled their annual Playstation Experience event. The announcement left many wondering what Sony would replace the events with, and today, it seems that the company took some notes from their competition. Mirroring the periodic...
  14. AlphaAtlas

    Chucklefish Claims Sony Turned Down Recent Crossplay Requests

    Sony has generally opposed cross-platform play on their PS4-generation games, but the rest of the gaming industry has been pressuring them to change. Thanks to the unreal popularity of Fortnite, Sony finally caved late last year and announced a cross-play "beta" for Epic's battle royale game...
  15. cageymaru

    Here Is the Corrupted Monk from Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

    Sony has released a quick teaser for the game Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice that showcases the enemy called the "Corrupted Monk." Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice launches on March 22, 2019 on PC and consoles. A priestess donning the mask of a guardian deity... Winner of "Best of gamescom" and "Best...
  16. AlphaAtlas

    Sony Patent Hints at PS5 Backwards Compatibility

    A new patent filed by Sony in Japan suggests that the Playstation 5 (or whatever Sony's next console is called) could implement backwards compatibility for PS4 titles. While the patent doesn't specifically mention the Playstation 5 itself, a Japenese blog pointed out that it makes multiple...
  17. cageymaru

    The Sony CES 2019 Press Conference

    Here is the CES 2019 Sony press conference.
  18. cageymaru

    Sony 3D Camera Technology to Fuel Smartphone Upgrade Cycle in 2019

    Bloomberg is reporting that smartphone manufacturers such as Apple, Huawei, and Samsung have taken interest in 3D camera technology from Sony. The cameras can create 3D images of objects and faces that can be used for virtual shopping and gesture control. Sony is a major player in the camera...
  19. Armenius

    (RUMOR) Microsoft in talks to acquire "mid-size" studio that "historically worked with PlayStation"

    Could it be Insomniac Games? I think they would be considered a large studio, though. Ready at Dawn was tossed out by others online, mentioning that the developer recently opened up a studio in Portland despite having financial issues. Would be closer to Redmond, but still 200 miles away from...
  20. Pieter3dnow

    Fun times with AdoredTV

    This time around Jim gives us some food for thought about how and why Zen 2 (desktop) and PS 5 + Navi can work.
  21. AlphaAtlas

    Playstation Classic Torn Down and Benchmarked

    The folks over at Digital Foundry just got their hands on a Playstation Classic, and they've already torn it down. The tiny console sports a 16GB flash module and a Mediatek MT8167A with 4 ARM Cortex A35 cores running at 1.5GHz, which is paired 2 512MB DDR3 chips. While this hardware may seems...
  22. cageymaru

    Sony Releases 'Mishear Rap' Advertising Campaign for PlayStation Classic

    Here is a video of the 'Mishear Rap' advertising campaign in Japan for the PlayStation Classic. Thanks to Gematsu for the translation. Never change Japan. Never ever change! In it, Japanese actor Taiga plays a businessman who goes to a bar with his co-workers after work. During their chat, his...
  23. cageymaru

    Sony Announces the Fifth Anniversary of PlayStation 4

    In a new blog post, Sony Senior Vice President Eric Lempel announced sales statistics to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the Sony PlayStation 4. The video game juggernaut has sold 86.1 million hardware units, in addition to over 777.9 million software units worldwide. Two of the top selling...
  24. AlphaAtlas

    Sony Drops Out of E3 2019

    Sony told Game Informer that it is dropping out of E3 next year. The exact reasoning behind the decision was rather nebulous, as many PR statements are, but when asked if Sony would host an event off-site like EA has done in the past, they said "We will not activate or hold a press conference...
  25. AlphaAtlas

    PUBG is Coming to the PS4

    On the Playstation blog, Sony announced that Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is coming to the Playstation 4 on December 7. Preorders of the Playstation 4 versions of the game come with a Nathan Drake Skin and Ellie's Backpack from The Last of Us, and prices seem to be the same as other platforms...
  26. AlphaAtlas

    PUBG Temporarily Free on Xbox and Coming to PS4

    Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is temporarily free on the Microsoft Store, assuming you have an Xbox One and an Xbox Live Gold subscription. PubG normally costs $30, so if you've held off on playing the game, now might be a good time to jump in. Meanwhile, Eurogamer thinks that the game is coming...
  27. cageymaru

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Rakes in $725 Million Worldwide in Three Days

    The Red Dead Redemption 2 launch has achieved the biggest opening weekend in entertainment history. The highly anticipated video game title generated over $725 million worldwide retail sell-through within its first 3 days. It is the second-highest grossing entertainment launch of all time next...
  28. H

    Sony X720E Standby Mode

    I read that the Sony X720E standby mode doesn't kick in for 15 minutes after the input signal turns off. Is that true? If so, that seem too long to be practical. Anyone that uses this as a monitor, do you use the standby mode, or do you turn it on/off manually? If manually, do you find the...
  29. cageymaru

    Sony Has Announced the 20 Game Lineup for the PlayStation Classic

    Sony has announced the 20 classic PlayStation games that will be preloaded onto the PlayStation Classic when it launches on December 3, 2018 for $99.99. A few of the fan favorites are Metal Gear Solid, Wild Arms, Cool Boarders 2, Mr Driller, and Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo. PlayStation...
  30. NoxTek

    HAWT: Micca MB42X-C Speaker (Refurb) $49.99 each

    https://www.amazon.com/Micca-MB42X-C-Channel-Certified-Refurbished/dp/B073ZLCWD6/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1539753436&sr=8-3&keywords=mb42x-c Amazon has a limited quantity of certified refurbished Micca MB42X-C speakers for $50 each with free shipping. These go in and out of stock periodically -...
  31. AlphaAtlas

    Sony Wants to Use Blockchain for DRM

    Sony is officially jumping on the blockchain bandwagon. The company announced that it intends to integrate blockchain technology into their current DRM scheme for "electronic textbooks and other educational content, music, films, VR content, and e-books" and possibly more. We've noted that...
  32. AlphaAtlas

    Sony Confirms PlayStation 4 Successor

    Plenty of Playstation 5 rumors have been swirling around, but they're all just rumors. However, Sony's CEO Kenichiro Yoshida recently told the Financial Times that "At this point, what I can say is it’s necessary to have a next-generation hardware." While the next gen console wasn't named, the...
  33. AlphaAtlas

    Sony Adds Offline Downloads to Playstation Now

    Following in the footsteps of services like EA Access and Xbox Game Pass, Playstation 4 users can now download PS4 and PS2 games to their consoles using Playstation Now. Sony launched Playstation Now as a subscription game streaming service in 2017, with a number of PS4, PS3 and PS2 titles...
  34. cageymaru

    Sony Has Announced the 25th Anniversary PlayStation Classic

    Sony Computer Entertainment has just announced the PlayStation Classic to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the first PlayStation. The miniaturized version will come pre-loaded with 20 classic titles and will have a $99.99 MSRP when it launches on December 3, 2018. Images of the device can be...
  35. cageymaru

    USB-C Audio on Smartphones Is a Convoluted Mess

    Gordon Mah Ung of PCWorld has been trying to find out why the USB-C connection, which is supposed to be universal, doesn't always work for audio on smartphones. It seems that some phones such as the Google Pixel 2 XL require a USB-C audio device has a built in DAC (digital-to-analog converter)...
  36. cageymaru

    VR Shipments Decreased 33% Due to a Lack of Bundling and Discounts in 2018

    The International Data Corporation (IDC) conducted a study into 2018's decline in the number of VR headsets sold. First they found that many of the screenless viewers that were bundled with phones have been discontinued and they accounted for a large portion of the market. Tethered headsets...
  37. Armenius

    Gamestop ships PS4 Pro 500 Million LE in generic shipping box instead of special packaging from Sony

    All I can say is thank goodness Gamestop is going out of business. If you have not yet seen, the PS4 Pro 500 Million LE comes shipped in its own special packing material from Sony. It seems people who have ordered them through other retailers like Best Buy have gotten the package shipped to...
  38. cageymaru

    Cox Communications Sued for in Excess of $1 Billion for Ignoring Piracy by Customers

    Cox Communications has been hit with an over $1 billion lawsuit after multiple record labels sued the ISP for allegedly ignoring copyright infringement by customers. Under US law an ISP must take certain steps when sent a DMCA take down notice. Cox is accused of limiting the amount of notices...
  39. R

    Looking for 24' Sony GDM-FW900 near michigan

    I'm having trouble finding one and would really like one, if anyone has any info I'd appreciate it.
  40. M

    Who has already had experience with Sony Xperia Touch?

    Sony Xperia Touch is an Android device which projects its "screen" ona table or wall surface. It has much more potential than projecting a recipe on the kitchen wall while you are cooking. Have you already used it in work or maybe are you going to?
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