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Company Overview of Sony Electronics Inc.

Company Overview

Sony Electronics Inc. develops, designs, engineers, manufactures, markets, distributes, and services audio and video electronics and information technology products for consumer and professional markets in the United States. It offers audio-visual products, such as high-definition televisions, digital cameras, camcorders, and personal stereo and flash media products; home audio and video, digital photo frames, portable audio, and mobile entertainment products, including video MP3 players, reader digital books, speakers, and pocket video cameras; Internet-based live TV service PlayStation for Android TVs; home theater projectors; in-car audio systems; AV centers; wireless speakers; sound bars...

16530 Via Esprillo

San Diego, CA 92127

United States

Founded in 1960

Phone:

858-942-2729

Fax:

858-942-8186

Key Executives for Sony Electronics Inc.

Chief Operating Officer and President
President of Professional Solutions of America
President of VAIO of America
Senior Advisor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation Group - Sony Corporation of America
Age: 65
Chief Technology Officer of Broadcast and Production Systems Division
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Sony Electronics Inc. Key Developments

Sony Electronics Expands EXTRA BASS Headphones Series Powerful, Enhanced Bass

Sony Electronics announced that it will further expand the EXTRA BASS headphones series designed to enhance the listening experience for today's most popular music genres. The four additional members of the EXTRA BASS family are the MDR-XB950N1 wireless noise cancelling headphones, the MDR-XB950B1 wireless, the MDR-XB550AP which comes in a wide variety of colors, and the MDR-XB510AS water-resistant, in-ear sports headphones. This enhanced lineup enables users to enjoy the intensity of deep bass notes in a variety of locations and scenarios. Users can feel comfortable enjoying premium sound quality with bass booster no matter where they are. The MDR-XB950N1 and MDR-XB950B1 wireless headphones deliver powerful, enhanced bass response – the MDR-XB950N1 has added noise cancelling technology. Both support Bluetooth® audio streaming and simplified connectivity with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology, making it easy to connect wirelessly. For the ultimate wireless audio streaming experience, aptX®& AAC codec support ensures maximum signal quality. The MDR-XB950N1 and MDR-XB950B1 listening experience can be controlled with a unique smartphone Sony | Headphones Connect1 app, which enables listeners to emulate different listening experiences: Arena, Club, Concert Hall, and Outdoor Stage. It is also possible to adjust the bass levels to suit user personal preference. For the MDR-XB950N1, this app can turn the noise cancelling settings on or off. The MDR-XB950N1 headphones are easy to fold and come with a handy carrying pouch and the built-in rechargeable battery provides up to 22 hours of continuous, wireless music playback for the noise cancelling XB950N1. The XB950B1 provides up to 18 hours on a full charge. When user battery does run low, passive mode allows for continued listening with the supplied cable. With both the MDR-XB950N1 and MDR-XB950B1 users can enjoy the convenience of hands-free calling the integrated microphone and Bluetooth® profile connectivity. Once phone is paired, simply press the phone button on the earpiece to accept incoming calls then press again to terminate the call. Music playback will automatically resume once the call is completed. The MDR-XB550AP wired headphones feature a premium metal headband and their specially designed ear cups work in conjunction with the drivers to deliver powerful, deep and punchy enhanced bass response. The 30 mm driver units deliver balanced sound with exceptional low-end, with 5 - 22,000 Hz frequency response. The MDR-XB550AP will be available in five fun colors: black, red, blue, green, and white.

Sony Electronics Expands EXTRA BASS™ Wireless Speaker Series with Deep Bass Notes

Sony Electronics announced that it will further expand the EXTRA BASS series to include four new portable wireless speakers designed to enable users to enjoy the intensity of deep bass notes in a variety of locations and scenarios. Made for today's heavy-hitting bass lines and dropping beats, EXTRA BASS technology delivers powerful, clear bass sound where it's hard to find—in a compact, portable speaker. The result is a full, deep, resonating sound that's perfect for EDM, Hip-Hop and other popular music genres. All speakers feature easy, one-touch connectivity and music streaming with NFC and Bluetooth® compatibility and the SRS-XB40/XB30/XB20 models have special lighting effects. The speakers' have compact size and long battery life, they can be easily picked up and moved to where the action is. The perfect combination of style and portability, this newly expanded EXTRA BASS wireless speaker series looks and sounds great wherever the user put them, indoors or out. Take them to a pool party with the peace of mind knowing that the IPX51 rated water-resistant design will protect them against splashes. The SRS-XB40/XB30/XB10 offer a flexible two-way design providing great sound, wherever they are placed. Set them up horizontally, or flip it upright if short on space.

Sony Electronics Expands In-Car Audio Line Up Emphasizing Smartphone Connectivity and Extra Bass™ Sound

Sony Electronics announced its new line up of in-car audio systems, AV centers and speakers. Featuring the latest smartphone integration, connectivity and high power sound, the new car audio products offer everything drivers need and more to enhance their audio experience, whether they are embarking on a long trip or sitting in traffic on their daily commute. Available Spring 2017, the enhanced lineup allows users to play a variety of media file types and enjoy the benefit of a tailored car audio experience with the latest technology advancements. Available March 2017 for $119.99 MSRP.

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