Audio

Meet The Makers: S-Force Front Surround

Xperia XZ Premium’s 4K HDR screen may be the show-stealer on the spec sheet, but our engineers didn’t cut corners when it came to sound. Sony’s long history of audio expertise allowed us to take decades of audio know-how and bring that to XZ Premium, XZ1 and XZ1 Compact. Not only does it give you …

What is Hi-res audio? A Sony Music engineer explains

Hi-Res Audio, it’s something we’re more than familiar with here at Sony Mobile. First seen on our Z3 handset way back in 2014 and a regular feature of flagship handsets since. In early January the tech received a boost as Sony Music, Universal, Warner, the Recording Publishing Association of America, and Pandora all announced their …

Engineering Inspiration: Meet the people behind the Xperia series

A culture of innovation and the incredible efforts of our engineers and designers are two of the most important factors driving the development of Xperia smartphones. Our blog series ‘The people behind the Xperia series’ will introduce you to the individuals who are pushing the boundaries of smartphone technology and give you an insight into …