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Spread Christmas cheer with a gift from Sony

Press Release   •   Jul 26, 2017 09:00 BST

Dazzle your loved ones with a little help from Sony

Twinkling trees, festive feasts and yuletide carols – Christmas is here and it's time to draw up a wish list for Santa. This festive season, Sony has a fantastic range of gift ideas for your nearest and dearest who deserve presents, big or small. Dazzle those close to you with a premium gadget or ultimate stocking filler.

Ultimate stocking fillers and pocket-sized gifts

Sing along to your favourite festive tunes with Sony’s colourful XB10 portable speaker. From carols to children's favourites, Christmas pop tunes to funny festive songs, fill your house with all the classics. The XB10 is both compact and wireless, meaning you can listen to music whilst unwrapping presents in the living room, or whilst sat at the dining table tucking into Christmas lunch. Small and portable, it’s the ultimate stocking thriller.

After endless mince pies and shedloads of roast potatoes, many will vow to get fit in the New Year. The perfect gift for exercise fanatics, the versatile WS620 waterproof and dustproof Walkman will help those trying to shed a few festive pounds. The nifty device can withstand a sweaty session in the gym, rainy run, and can also be used whilst swimming in a pool or the sea.

Treat a loved one who’s into fitness with Sony’s XB50BS in-ear headphones; available in red, blue and black. The sports headphones are ideal for gym addicts and newbies alike. Expect deep, punchy sound with EXTRA BASS™ technology.

No occasion is complete without great action shots. Spoil your nearest and dearest with an X3000R 4K Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS and relive festive moments for years to come. Capture blur free picture-perfect memories with Balanced Optical SteadyShot even in 4K, as well as high-speed recording modes. The Action Cam also features a ZEISS® Tessar wide-angle lens and time–lapse movie feature.

Festive music listening in Sony High-Resolution Audio

For those travelling to see loved ones over the Christmas period, the 1000X noise-cancelling wireless headphones are the perfect accessory for listening to Christmas tunes on the move. With industry leading noise-cancelling performance, this pair of premium headphones eliminates background noise – useful for those annoying family members that you only see at Christmas. The ‘Quick Attention’ mode lets you place the palm of your hand to the outside of the headphone ear cup to have a conversation with someone, without taking the headset off.

A gift for the fashionistas this Christmas, the A35 Walkman allows you to enjoy music in style with immaculate audio clarity thanks to High-Resolution Audio. Conveniently portable, you can listen for up to 45 hours (MP3) on just one battery charge and enjoy hours of music anywhere you go.

Impress your loved ones with the powerful XB40 wireless speaker with EXTRA BASS™ technology. Perfect for Christmas parties, the XB40 features club-like lighting effects with an LED perimeter line-light, a strobe flash and speaker light.

Capture precious moments this holiday season

The season of warmth, joy and good cheer is here. Make memories with Sony’s HX90V compact camera. It features a 30 x optical zoom and an OLED viewfinder that pops up whenever it’s needed. This dream present offers various shooting styles, a speedy processor and a LCD screen that tilts 180° for easy framing of selfies.

Tune into your favourite festive movies

Indulge in your favourite Christmas classics with Sony’s range of AV products that deliver a magnificent visual and audio entertainment experience. The stylish A1 Series OLED TV offers a unique combination of superior picture quality, the world’s first Acoustic Surface™ sound system that turns the screen into a speaker, 4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme™, and a cutting-edge stand-less form factor. With over 8 million self-illuminating pixels, unprecedented black levels and rich and lifelike colour, you can create a truly cinematic experience in your living room. The A1 OLED is perfect for a movie marathon of Elf, Home Alone and Gremlins.

The BRAVIA OLED A1 4K HDR TVs are powered by Android TV which brings movies, TV shows and thousands of apps into the home, making it easy to watch broadcast and cable TV, download entertainment, and use as a gaming device. TV lovers can enjoy hit shows and timeless movies from Google Play™, Netflix, Amazon Video, YouTube, and others.

The X800 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player is perfect for watching festive movies in uncompromised picture quality. For interiors fans, experience Christmas films with High-Resolution Audio sound on the MT300 Compact Sound Bar. The MT300 improves sound thanks to S-Force PRO Front Surround, emulating the atmosphere of the cinema. The sound bar stylishly matches your living room so is made for those following the latest design trends.

The TVs support HDR10, HLG, and Dolby Vision™ (to be added via firmware update by the end of the year) for viewing the growing library of HDR content.

Stunning wish list gifts to make Christmas extra special this year

Perfect for those taking a vacation over the Christmas period, the RX100 IV introduces its users to an incredible world of super-speed shooting. This premium camera is the perfect travel companion, equipped with a 20.1MP 1.0-type stacked CMOS image sensor, a ZEISS 24-70mm lens with F1.8-2.8 aperture and an enhanced image processing system. It reveals Christmas wonders in 40x super slow motion, super high-speed shooting and 4K movies. Capture a flawless Christmas family photo with the RX100 IV.

For the design conscious, the LSPX-S1 Glass Sound Speaker will fit seamlessly into any part of the home, with warm illumination and minimal design. The speaker plays crystal clear audio through organic glass creating a uniquely lifelike sound experience to transform any space into an ambient setting. The ultimate gift for that extra special someone.

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