SOURCE: Sony Europe

Sony Europe

December 01, 2010 06:10 ET

Sony Has Christmas All Wrapped Up

Choose a Present From the Full Range of Sony Products This Christmas and Give Friends and Family an Unforgettable Home Entertainment Experience

LONDON--(Marketwire - December 1, 2010) - We know how tough it can be to find the perfect Christmas presents -- you seem to spend hours searching but never quite find exactly what you want. This Christmas, Sony is on hand to help with a fabulous selection of gift ideas -- all designed to give you the ultimate home entertainment experience, whether you're a music lover, film fan, computer buff, or photo enthusiast.

Capture every moment...

bloggie™ touch
Record all your favourite memories from the festive season with the latest addition to Sony's popular bloggie range. The slim and stylish bloggie touch gives you stunning Full HD video and 12.8 pixel stills. Available in a choice of pink, silver and black, with a sleek aluminium finish, the bloggie touch has a simple touchscreen interface which makes sharing instant and easy. It also records 360 degree panoramic video so you'll capture the face of the whole family as they open their presents.

NEX 5 / NEX 3
The perfect present for budding photographers in the family is the NEX, Sony's compact camera with stunning DSLR-picture quality. The NEX-5 and NEX-3 team DSLR-quality imaging with the convenience of interchangeable lenses in a sleek new design that slips easily into your jacket or handbag. Sony's latest technology, the Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor has a resolution of 14.2 effective megapixels and comes with sweep panorama 3D capability. If you're after a high quality gift that will fit into the stocking this year, the Sony NEX is a great choice.

Cybershot™ WX5
Get snap happy this Christmas with the latest addition to Sony's Cybershot family -- the slim and stylish WX5. Boasting exciting new features for outstanding still picture quality, the WX5 is capable of shooting detail-packed Full HD movie clips and is the first Cybershot camera to capture amazing 3D images to enjoy on any 3D-compatible TV.

Digital Photo Frame XR100
Treasure all of your memories this Christmas with Sony's feature-packed digital photo frame. With extra-large, ultra-high resolution and high contrast LCD, you'll enjoy a breathtaking view of photos and HD video clips with stereo sound. The ideal way to relive all of the festive fun!

The sound of Christmas...

Walkman E450
Breakout the Christmas songs and get ready for some festive karaoke. Sony's Walkman E450 is the perfect gift for all of the young singing stars in the family. Cool, colourful and packed with great features and stunning sound, the Walkman E450 has Sony's unique SensMe™ technology and a karaoke mode that lets you sing along to your favourite tunes. 

For the bookworms in the family...

Sony Readers
The ideal Christmas gift for every book lover, Sony Readers offer the most natural, immersive digital reading experience. If you're often out and about, the Reader Pocket Edition™ is small enough to fit in your pocket and perfect for the daily commute. The Reader Touch Edition™ offers an extra inch for serious readers, but is still highly portable. The Sony Touch is equipped with card slots that allow you to carry and enjoy tens of thousands of books without weighing you down. The audio playback also allows you to listen to music while reading or whenever you just want to take a break from your book. If a Reader Touch is top of your Christmas list, why not also invest in one of Sony's exclusive covers. It comes equipped with a reading light so you can enjoy your favourite books all through the night.

The ultimate Christmas gift...

VAIO E series
Vibrant, colourful, fun and easy to use, Sony's new E series is the ultimate HD entertainment machine for all the family. If you're into browsing and blogging, the VAIO E Series 14" is the perfect companion, combining a glossy stylish look and compact design with high quality viewing, smart control and intuitive software. The VAIO E series 17" is a fully-featured desktop replacement that offers great value for all your home computing needs. The new VAIO E Series 17" stands out from the crowd with its super-size screen and elegantly slim chassis that looks sensational in any living space. Whatever you're looking for in a laptop this Christmas, the VAIO E series should be top of the wishlist.

Looking for a great stocking filler idea? Sony has a range of funky computing accessories including colourful Bluetooth mice and keyboard skins, so you can personalise and protect your brand new VAIO.

Home entertainment at its best...

3D home projector (VPL-VW90ES)
This Christmas, treat yourself to an unrivalled home cinema experience with Sony's first 3D home projector, the VPL-VW90ES. The ideal present for movie fans, this projector offers 3D cinematic features in the comfort of your own home. Based on the active glasses technology used in Sony's 3D TV range, the VPL-VW90ES has been designed to deliver an optimal 3D experience that feels natural on the eyes.

Network Media Player
BRAVIA Internet Video is a popular feature of Sony TVs, allowing instant online access to an unparalleled range of entertainment services such as YouTube™, catch-up TV platforms and movies. Put one of Sony's Network Media Players on the Christmas list this year and you can open up these exciting features to every room in the house. The SMP-N100 is a compact 'Network Media Player' unit which also offers Wi-Fi connection to a home network, and DLNA compatibility to stream a wide range of audio and video content.

Availability
All of the products featured in this release are available to order now at www.sonystyle-europe.com

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About Sony:
Sony manufactures audio, video, communications and information technology products for the global consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, game and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be one of the world's leading digital entertainment brands. Sony recorded consolidated global annual sales of EUR 55.44 billion (yen 8,871 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008, based on an average market exchange rate for the same period of yen 160.0 to the EUR. It employs approximately 180,500 people worldwide.

In Europe, the Sony Group recorded consolidated annual sales of EUR 12.73 billion (yen 2,328 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008. Sony Europe, headquartered at the Sony Center am Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, is responsible for the company's European electronics business and registered consolidated sales of EUR 9.55 billion for the same period.

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