Sony vs. Samsung: Whose TV belongs in your living room?

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Here's our take on how Sony and Samsung stack up against each other. Buying Guides Home Theater Samsung Sony tv buying versusThere are characteristics among brands that can help with research when buying a new TV.

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Sony Xperia Alpha's Fancy New Camera Features Just Leaked

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Sony’s Xperia phones have had a big emphasis on mobile photography, but if some new leaks are accurate, the company has some really interesting new features planned for the upcoming Xperia Alpha.

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Cheap earbuds just got even cheaper at Best Buy – Sony, Samsung

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Deals Home Theater Best Buy 2021 headphone deals Home Theater Deals Samsung Galaxy Buds+ True Wireless Earbud Headphones Sony WFXB700 True Wireless HeadphonesAt this time of year there’s a great deal of noise around deals, including fantastic headphone deals and more.

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The best TVs of CES 2021: Samsung, Sony, LG, TCL

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Home Theater News ces 2021 ces 2021 best of LG OLED Samsung NEO QLED Sony OLED TCL OD-ZeroExceeding expectations, CES 2021 has turned out to be an impressive event for groundbreaking new TVs and TV technology. Here's our list of the best.

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Sony Sold 4.2 Million PSVR Headsets

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Sony officially cleared a new sales milestone of 4.2 Sony is the only wired VR headset manufacturer to release actual sales figures. Samsung released some sales figures for its Gear VR headsets, but those systems offer a different caliber of experience compared with PlayStation VR. We last heard Sony cleared 3 million headsets sold in August 2018. We’re of course curious what the future holds for Sony’s VR system. PSVR VR Industry News sony

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Bring the game home with these fantastic LG, Samsung, Sony 4K TV deals

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Deals Home Theater Best Buy 2020 best buy 4K TV deals lg 4k tv deal Samsung 4K TV Deals Sony 4K TV DealsThere’s no better way to enjoy football than with the clarity, brilliance and uninterrupted play of a 4K TV. Right now, Best Buy is offering huge discounts.

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Waveguide Maker DigiLens Secures Additional Investment by Samsung Ventures

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DigiLens , the Silicon Valley-based waveguide maker, today announced that Samsung’s venture capital group Samsung Ventures is increasing its stake in the company. Samsung Ventures is a partner who fully understands all the different challenges of the XR ecosystem.

Sony, Facebook, Google, and Samsung Dominate VR, With Over 50% Market Share

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Sony (PSVR) is clearly leading and is taking one third of the whole market. Sony is followed by Facebook (the Oculus platform) and Google (Day Dream, Card Board, Tilt Brush, etc.); neither company has a VR user base anywhere close to Sony’s, and their products are either at the low end or a bit too expensive. Samsung follows with another mobile headset (Gear VR). Tagged with: facebook , market share , oculus , sony htc. VR is hot! But is it permanent?

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Report: Sony Targeting Holiday 2022 Launch for Next-gen PSVR with OLED Display

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A report from Bloomberg citing unnamed sources points to a Holiday 2022 launch of Sony’s next-gen PSVR headset. As Samsung is the rumored display provider for PSVR 2 (and the display provider of the original PSVR), that will likely come down to what the display maker has to offer.

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Google Unboxes ARCore for Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Tab S4, & Latest Devices from Sony & Nokia

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On Monday, Google updated its ARCore Supported Devices page to include the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Tab S4, the Sony Xperia ZX2 line of handsets, and the Nokia 6.1 As Android device partners ship new products, Google has been diligent in its efforts to ensure that users can enjoy ARCore apps once they boot up their new toys.

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Sony Is Launching a New Xperia Phone in Mid-April and its Rumored Specs Look Impressive

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Following a recent spate of new phones from OnePlus , Vivo , Xiaomi , and others, now it seems like Sony is up next with plans to release a new Xperia phone on April 14.

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Sony Sells Nearly 1 Million PSVR Headsets

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Sony revealed official sales figures for the PlayStation 4-powered VR headset, PSVR. 19 the company sold 915,000 headsets, Sony revealed in an interview with the New York Times. The figure joins the previously revealed number of 5 million Samsung Gear VR headsets sold so far as the only solid data we have about the size of the VR market. Through Feb.

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Best Prime Day soundbar deals: Bose, Samsung, and Sony

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Sony HT-G700 3.1-channel soundbar with subwoofer — save $201.99. Samsung HT-T510 2.1-channel soundbar with subwoofer — save $130. Samsung HW-Q850T 5.1.2-channel soundbar with subwoofer and wireless rear speakers — save $200.

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Google, Sony And Oculus Unite To Establish VR Industry Standards

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Google, Sony, Oculus, Samsung, Acer and HTC have combined their efforts in order to create a healthy and equal industry for virtual reality hardware and software to develop and expand. The post Google, Sony And Oculus Unite To Establish VR Industry Standards appeared first on VRScout. News Acer Google GVRA HTC Oculus SonySome of the biggest names in the business are teaming up to secure the future of virtual reality.

Report: Sony, Facebook, Google, and Samsung Dominate VRThose of.

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Report: Sony, Facebook, Google, and Samsung Dominate VR Those of us who are old enough to have seen the rise of virtual reality in the ‘90s and then the fall and then another rise in mid 2000 and then another fall, know that the present hype about virtual reality may not be sustainable. sony facebook google samsung

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Sony Just Made More Affordable Versions of Its Best Headphones and Earbuds

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Sony’s headphones and earbuds have long been some of the best you can buy, and its latest devices, the WH-1000XM4 wireless headphones and WF-1000XM4 wireless earbuds , offer incredible audio and industry-leading active noise cancellation —for a price.

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The OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro Prove OnePlus Is Oh So Close to Becoming a Real Samsung Rival

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Sony’s PSVR 2 Will Reportedly Launch in 2022, Here’s What We Know So Far

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We already knew Sony’s next-gen VR headset for the PS5 is on the way, but recent reports may have revealed additional details about the next PSVR’s specs and launch date.

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2021 Samsung and Sony TVs are on sale so you can catch (most of) the Olympics in 4K

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Each weekend, we'll be compiling a list of our favorite 4K and QLED TV deals from Samsung, LG, Sony, and more. In a roundabout way, that's over 20% off one of Samsung's newest QLED creations with some of its juiciest colors and brightest HDR to date. Credit: samsung.

Sony Has Officially Sold Over One Million PSVR Headsets

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The coveted race to one million VR headsets was technically won previously since the Samsung Gear VR, a mobile-powered headset that requires a compatible Samsung Galaxy smartphone to work, surpassed it a very long time ago. Earlier this year Sony confirmed it was nearing one million units when it announced 915,000 PSVR headsets sold as of February 19th, 2017, but now, according to The Verge, the company has officially surpassed one million as their total. “We’ll

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Sony Has Done It Again: Weirdly Big Earbuds With Incredible Noise Cancellation

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In 2017, when many Bluetooth earbuds still had wires, Sony introduced its truly wireless WF-1000X , which somehow also managed to squeeze noise cancellation into a tiny pair of buds.

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Massive 4K TVs get massive deals at Best Buy today

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If it's time to upgrade your TV, you should take advantage of Best Buy's discounts for the 65-inch Sony X80J Series 4K TV and 70-inch Samsung 6 Series 4K TV.

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Community Download: Is Sony Pulling Away From PlayStation VR?

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Last year, the Oculus Rift (Facebook), HTC Vive (HTC and Valve) and the PlayStation VR (Sony) all debuted, and Samsung just announced 5 million of its Gear VR headsets have shipped. With a plug-and-play install base of around 50 million PS4s, and the monolithic might of Sony behind it, it was the best bet the VR industry had. And yet as 2017 begins, the question must be asked: is Sony already beginning to pull away from PS VR?

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Microsoft Joins Google, HTC Vive, Facebook, Samsung, and Sony as an XR Association Member

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Formerly called the Global Virtual Reality Association (GVRA), today the XR Association (XRA) has announced that Microsoft has joined as a member company alongside founding members HTC Vive, Sony, Google, Facebook, and Samsung. On the virtual reality (VR) side Microsoft has been slightly more hesitant, not releasing any hardware directly, instead, partnering with companies like HP, Acer, Asus, Samsung and Dell to create Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

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Saturday's Best Deals: Hunter Boots, Teccpo Tools, Apeman Dashcam, Sony 55" 4K TV, Pixel Art Bluetooth Speakers, and More

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Hunter boots and a sale on Teccpo tools lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more.

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Report: PlayStation VR 2 Will Launch Next Holiday Season

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The follow-up to Sony’s 2016 console VR headset will feature Samsung Display OLED panels. ” Not only that, but the headset will feature OLED panels from Samsung Display. “One important holdout remains: Sony Group Corp. plans to use Samsung Display Co.

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Sony Has Now Sold Over 53 Million PlayStation 4 Consoles To Date After Big Holiday Push

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Sony’s PlayStation 4 continues to widen the gap between it and the Xbox One with a strong 2016. After the launch of the PlayStation VR headset , the PlayStation 4 Pro , and the remodeled PlayStation 4 Slim all at the end of the year, as well as big software releases for the holiday season, Sony sits comfortably on top of the current generation sales charts, nearly doubling the Xbox One’s numbers so far. Tagged with: PlayStation 4 , PS VR , ps4 , PSVR , sales , sony.

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PS5 VR Headset To Launch Holiday 2022 With OLED Display – Report

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The article, which largely covers Japan Display Inc’s shift to making LCD VR displays, cites “people with knowledge of the matter” in saying the device will launch later next year and feature OLED panels from Samsung.

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30 Million Americans Plan To Buy Sony’s PSVR According To Nielsen Report

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Unsurprisingly, Sony’s PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset is continuing to grow in popularity. The PSVR is manufactured by Sony and is powered by its wildly popular PlayStation 4 video game home console. Sony isn’t the only VR company that should feel encouraged by this year’s Games 360 Report. The Samsung Gear VR was the most recognized device in the survey. Tagged with: data , Nielsen , sony Facebook Twitter Reddit More.

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The best back-to-school gift is noise-canceling headphones. Here’s why

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Buying Guides Computing Home Theater Mobile News AirPods Pro Back To School Back to School 2021 Bose 700 wireless headphones Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Sony WF-1000XM4 Sony WH-1000XM4 noise-canceling wireless headphonesStudent life is loud.

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PSX 2017 Showed Why Sony Is Leading The VR Race With PSVR

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From the massive fake spider that towered over players at the Farpoint booth and the racing pods setup at the Gran Turismo Sport station to the large, physical asylum complete with doctors in lab coats for The Inpatient, it was clear that Sony is taking PSVR, and as an extension VR, very seriously. In the past Sony had developed a reputation for putting a lot of fan fare and excitement around a new hardware launch such as the PSP, PS Vita, or even original PS Move over the years.

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Samsung Confirms 5 Million Gear VR Mobile Headsets Sold To Date

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At CES 2017 today, VentureBeat reports that Samsung Electronics America chief Tim Baxter has officially stated during the company’s press event that they’ve officially sold 5 million Samsung Gear VR headsets, which are powered by the Oculus Home platform. Just last week mobile headset manufacturer Homido told UploadVR that they had sold over 500,000 of their own devices, but a leading brand like Samsung outpacing them with 10x the results should come as no surprise.

This is your chance to score a 75-inch Sony TV for less than $900

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SAVE OVER $400: The 75-inch model of Sony's X750H series is down to $898 at Amazon (and $899.99 Budget" to other TV brands isn't "budget" to Sony. LG and Samsung both have multiple collections designed for affordability. Sony 4k Tv Mashable Shopping Tech Consumer Tech

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Samsung's 2021 version of The Frame TV is at its lowest price ever

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20, five sizes of Samsung's The Frame (the 2021 model) are between 20% and 33% off at Amazon. Splurge early on Samsung's The Frame. Pieces come pre-loaded on the TV but can be added to with a subscription to Samsung's Art Store, or you can upload your own photos of family and friends.

Sony Isn’t ‘Entirely Comfortable’ With PSVR Market Lead By Current Margin

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With over one million units sold, Sony’s PlayStation VR (PSVR) is thought to be the current leader in high-end VR, possibly topping Oculus Rift and HTC Vive sales. Andrew House, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, last week told Reuters that he wasn’t “entirely comfortable” with leading the market “by such a margin that seems to be happening right now,” likely referencing Rift and Vive sales. Microsoft PSVR Sony VR Industry News

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Thursday's Best Deals: Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, Outriders, PlayStation Plus, August Wi-Fi Smart Lock, Gluten-Free Snacks Box, Deadpool Movies Sale, and More

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Samsung Galaxy Buds Live and Outriders lead Thursday’s best deals. Read more.

Here’s a Look Inside Both Samsung & JDI’s High Pixel Density VR Panels

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UploadVR’s Ian Hamilton was on the scene, and managed to get a pretty good capture of both Samsung’s and JDI’s panels with his iPhone 8 camera. Samsung showed off their 2.43-inch, 3,840 × 2,160 resolution (120Hz) panel through the lenses of a VR headset, although it appears from UploadVR ‘s video that only static imagery was shown to SID Display Week attendees. As opposed to Samsung’s display, attendees were treated to a moving scene.