Sony is going to release the headphone-style Walkman WS610 series (model: NW-WS615) on November 8.
NW-WS615 is suitable for use in sports activities. It is IPX5 waterproof so that you are even able to wear it when you swim in a pool.
In addition to listening to music saved on the Walkman, it enables you to listen wirelessly to music saved in different devices via a Bluetooth connection.
Today, Sony announced the release of the new non-Android NW-A10 Walkman from their Walkman A series, the world's smallest High-Resolution Audio digital music player. It will be released on November 8.
NW-A17 (64GB) - About 35,000 yen
- Color: Silver, Black
NW-A16 (32GB) - About 25,000 yen
Murata Manufacturing recently unveiled a team of 10 robots called the Murata Cheerleaders, which dance in formation while balancing on top of balls.
The Murata Cheerleaders are Murata’s fourth generation of robots, following the bicycle-riding MURATA BOY in 1991, the second MURATA BOY in 2005, and the unicycle-riding MURATA GIRL in 2008. All of these robots incorporate Murata’s proprietary core technology.
Smartphone Telephoto Photography?
Sanwa released an optical 12X telephoto lens kit for smartphone 400-CAM043.
It's compatible with a smartphone that is 58-85mm wide and iPhones including the new iPhone 6/iPhone 6 Plus. You can adjust focus using the focus ring.
It comes with a tripod stand, pouch and lens cover.
Reminder: Thanko's Got Your Back
(in the form of some extra thumb)
Sony announced the release of a slim and light stick IC recorder ICD-TX650. It will be released for about 16,000 yen on October 18.
ICD-TX650 is only 7.4mm thick and weights 29g. There is a clip at the back of the IC recorder, and you can keep it in your breast pocket or bag while it's recording.
au announced that they are going to release Sony's new Android 4.4 smartphone Xperia Z3 SOL26 in late October.
Xperia Z3 SOL26 has a 5.2-inch display (1920×1080), 2.5Ghz quadcore processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, 20.7MP main camera, and 2MP front camera. It weighs 152g and is only 7.3mm thick. It is IPX5/8 waterproof and IP6X dustproof, and supports NFC, mobile wallet, and Wi-Fi.
Thanko released "Mobile Battery Na Video Camera", 3000mAh mobile battery that has a small video camera built-in.
The camera has a 5MP CMOS sensor and is able to shoot full HD movies (1280x720, 30fps) continuously for up to 8 hours. The video you take will be saved in a microSD card (maximum 32GB).
By selecting Motion Sensing Mode, it can shoot for up to 48 hours.