Sony - Home theater system 4 new models

With the growth in demand for a large screen TV including 4K TV, the demand for home theater systems has been increasing. Sony is keeping pace and are going to release 4 new models of their home theater system on May 31. They all support NFC.

- Soundbar type (HT-CT370)
4K/60p compatible Soundbar type (HT-CT370) consists of a 5cm-tall slim sound bar that doesn't bother TV viewers when placed in front of the TV, and a wireless sub-woofer that can be set both vertically and horizontally. The sound bar can be wall-hung as well.

  • Size: Speaker 900x50x113mm, 2.4kg; Sub-woofer 135x361.5x394mm, 7kg
  • Output: 270W (Front: 85W+85W, Sub-woofer: 100W)


- Board type (HT-XT1)
4K/60p compatible Board type (HT-XT1) is a model that you use to set up under a TV (50-inch or smaller TV is recommended). Main speaker units are placed on the front right and left sides, and there are 2 sub-woofers built-in at the bottom. The maximum output is 170W.

  • Size: 720x72x310mm, 8kg
  • Output: 170W (Front: 35W+35W, Sub-woofer: 100W)


- 5.1ch type (HT-IV300)
5.1ch type (HT-IV300) has 5 main speakers with a 65mm unit. These main speakers are hexagonal prism shaped so that you can set each of them in any direction that you like (downward, front, upward) and be creative to make your favorite sound field. According to Sony, it's suitable for watching movies, sports games, listening to music, playing video games, etc.

  • Size: Front speaker 114x100x102mm, 0.41kg; Center speaker 114x100x102mm, 0.41kg; Surround speaker 114x100x102mm, 0.41kg; Sub-woofer 245x350x325mm, 6.2kg
  • Output: 800W (Front: 100W+100W, Center: 200W, Surround: 100W+100W, Sub-woofer 200W)


- 5.1ch Type (BDV-N1B)
Sony is going to release the black color model. The white model was already been released last year.

  • Size: Front speaker 140x455x140mm, 1.2kg; Center speaker 365x75x75mm, 1.3kg; Surround speaker 140x455x140mm, 1.2kg; Sub-woofer 280x440x280mm, 8kg; Main unit 480x79x228mm, 3.1kg; Surround amp 206x60x238mm, 1.3kg
  • Output: 800W (Front: 155W+155W, Center: 155W, Surround: 90W+90W, Sub-woofer 155W)

Source: 

Related Articles

Sony is now showing off their new headset device for runners "Smart B-Trainer" at the 2015 International CES. It tracks your body move and even it plays appropriate music for your heart rate and encourages you to speed up and slow down automatically.

 

Sony unveiled another new smartphone - Xperia M2 - at MWC 2014 (Mobile World Congress 2014), in Barcelona, Spain.

Sony announced that it is planning to sell Xperia M2 for less than €220 (About ¥30,000, $300) although they haven't revealed which carriers in which countries will release it. It has a 4.8-inch display and a camera with 8.1MP CMOS sensor Exmor RS for mobile, and it is compatible with LTE network and NFC function.

REVIEW PREVIEWS: Sony α7S (Alpha 7S), Casio Selfie-Cam, Hybrid G-SCHOCK, and a Bargain Projector!

Restarting the Fire
Beginning late last year, AkihabaraNews rededicated itself to conducting more in-depth, multimedia product reviews. It’s gone well: contributors and editors have doubled down, and both the results and response have been great (Thanks, readers!).

Sony Mobile Communications unveiled their new vision for wearable technology called SmartWear Experience, and as a part of the related service, they introduced a life activities logging application called Lifelog, a small device called Core that enables data collection for application use, and a waterproof wristband style device called SmartBand SWR10.

Sony announced the release of new premium full HD LCD TV BRAVIA KDL-42W900B. There will only be the 42-inch model, available for about ¥150,000.

Everyone is recently talking about 4K TV, however according to Sony, it is still the case that more than 90% of people who bought LCD TVs chose a full HD model, not a 4K model. So, Sony made the full HD KDL-42W900B with lots of the technology that is in the 4K TV.

At MWC 2014 (Mobile World Congress 2014), in Barcelona, Spain on February 24, Sony finally OFFICIALLY unveiled their new smartphone Xperia Z2. Many of you might remember that the leaked specs of Xperia Z2 created an internet buzz about 2 weeks ago.

Yoriko Takahashi - February 14, 2014

It seems like Sony is going to unveil their new Xperia Z2 (Sirius) at MWC 2014 (Mobile World Congress) which will start on February 24 in Barcelona, Spain. However just before the kick-off of the show, a Youtube video showing a device that looks like the new Xperia Z2 has been revealed.

According to the video, the device looks like it has Android 4.4 KitKat, 4K movie function, and a plugin called "Time Shift Video".

Some of the leaked specs:

Reno J. Tibke - April 19, 2014

JTFF - Japanese Technology from the Future Friday! - AkihabaraNews.com

This week it’s all about Sony getting good news in the form of bad news that's not really bad at all, the Japanese parliament has approved a nuclear deal with a Middle Eastern country and it's not scary unless you're an anti-nuke hippy, and we share a particularly enjoyable survey of how Western sci-fi continues dipping into the J-cookie jar. 

• • •

Yoriko Takahashi - March 04, 2014

Sony is going to release the special Disney & Snoopy versions of their WALKMAN S (NW-S780/NW-S780K) only from March 3 until May 7.

You can choose your favorite character, inscribe your initials and pick the font, and then print them on the back of the device.

6 colors of the WALKMAN S device are available: Vivid Pink, Blue, White, Light Pink, Green, and Black.

The NW-S780K model includes a separate speaker which the WALKMAN S can plug into.

REVIEW: Sony α7S Flashback (microCAST • GALLERY • VIDEO)
My short time with the α7S was a beautiful and blissful affair - but would I, with my investment in M4/3 lenses, take a Sony α7S over a GH4? Well, you can smell grass, feel the asphalt, and hear the bustling city streets; the clarity of the images stirs your imagination and activates your senses...

Pages