Category Archives: Press releases

Sony Announcement Event Coming Tomorrow at 10AM EST

Sony is going to have a live announcement event tomorrow at 10am. So far the stream is locked to the alpha universe page, but I will try to find a stream tomorrow. The stream will also be covered fully here if you are unable to watch so stay tuned. Follow SonyAddict on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube via Sony

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Sony Semiconductor Solutions Acquires Network Virtualization Technology Developer Mido Holdings Ltd.

Sony Semiconductor Solutions Acquires Network Virtualization Technology Developer Mido Holdings Ltd.Tokyo, Japan—Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation today announced that it has acquired the network virtualization technology developer Mido Holdings Ltd. by signing a share transfer agreement with the shareholders of Mido Holdings and completing the transfer of shares. Consequently, Mido Holdings has become a wholly-owned subsidiary […]

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Sony Added New Starvis Sensors For Security Cameras to Lineup

Not very exciting, but Sony added two new 4k Starvis sensors to their 4k line up the IMX485LQJ and IMX415-AAQR. Chips with Starvis technology have been miss labeled in the past, but this is unlikely in this instance due to the sensor size. You can read more about Sony’s new chips here. via image-sensors-world

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Sony Will Challenge Canon and Nikon at The 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sankeibiz is reporting that Sony will challenge Canon and Nikon at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and it calling them the Zebra of the typical Canon/Nikon Black and White battle for sports supremacy. “the competition for the share of the news camera, which attracts attention each time the Olympics, is gradually rising. From the color of the […]

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Should Sony’s Sensor Business Spin Off?

Activist investor Daniel Loeb is calling for Sony to spin off their sensor business and he even set up a website astrongersony. The 102-page presentation and 7-page letter is interesting and I will likely read it all, but does anyone agree with him? Activist investors have been getting too much attention in recent history, which […]

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Sony’s Engineering Prowess Proven by Fujifilm Value Angle Calculation and Misinformation Being Spread Again

Profifoto and Docma have tried to run with Fujifilm’s value angle figure using the following formula: Value Angle = 2 × arctan ((2 × Pad Ratio) / (Port Diameter – Sensor Diagonal)) But they got something wrong because their figures do not match Fujifilm’s calculation table. Their table did help use decode Fujifilm’s original table […]

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