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Ever wondered what’s inside Sony’s flagship handheld? Well, wonder no more because the guys over at iFixit have got their mitts on the Vita and deconstructed it in the name of science (or plain old interest in how to fix it). They say that due to its modular nature it is a doodle to take apart and shouldn’t be too hard to fix should anything go wrong. The exploded view above shows the various internal components which make up the Vita. The guys at iFixit had this to say about their deconstructive project, “The...

Legendary game developer Hideo Kojima has confirmed in an interview with Famitsu magazine that the upcoming Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will appear at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2012 event as a playable game. The magazine features an interview with the famed director, who is famous for being the man behind the Metal Gear Solid series, alongside Atsushu Inaba and Tatsuya Minami of Platinum Games. Formerly branded as Metal Gear Solid: Rising, the team changed it to Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to differentiate the original...

Last year, Sony Corp. was one of the first companies to offer their support for Android-based entertainment platform, the Google TV. Despite the reception it got from consumers, Sony still continues to support it today as it unveils a new Blu-ray player and a new standalone media player at the CES 2012 event. Right now, no technical specs have been released for the two, but both the NSZ-GS7 media player and the NSZ-GP9 Blu-ray player looks great. Aside from its design, both devices will support 3D TVs and features voice and gesture control,...

Last week, reports have surfaced claiming that Sony and Microsoft are going to unveil their next-generation gaming consoles that will succeed the current PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). It has been reported that Microsoft has signaled to its partners plans to unveil the new Xbox 720 gaming console at E3 2012, according to gaming news site MCV. Sony executives, meanwhile, have pledged to developers that the company will now be left behind and is expected to unveil the PlayStation 4 right...

Japanese electronics giant Sony Corp. has sold its stake in its venture with its counterpart, Samsung Electronics Co., to make LCD displays to the South Korean tech company, as it tries to reduce losses from its TV business. Sony sold almost 50 percent of its stake to Samsung for £602 million ($940 million), subject to a final agreement, the company said Monday. The joint venture, which is called S-LCD, was set up in April 2004 in Tanjeong, South Korea. The sale of the stake allows Sony CEO Howard Stringer to let go of the responsibility...

Japanese electronics giant Sony held the launch of its latest handheld console, the Sony PlayStation Vita, in Japan on Saturday, as the company looks to take on the growing smartphone gaming market. Gamers and fans flocked to stores to get their hands on the device, which is the most powerful handeld gaming console yet. The PS Vita features a 5-inch LED touch screen display, front and rear cameras and a GPS receiver. The console comes in Wi-Fi, and Wi-Fi and 3G models. Official figures of the PS Vita’s sales are yet to be released,...

Activision Blizzard’s latest Call of Duty: Modern Warfare game has surpassed the $1 billion sales mark in just 16 days, a record-breaking feat, according to the publisher on Monday. The first person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 was launched worldwide on November 8th, blowing away opening-day sales records. It sold 6.5 million units on its debut day, racking up $400 million in sales. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 broke the record set by the 2009’s popular 3D film Avatar by just one day. Activision Blizzard would not...

iPod maker Apple Inc. has been reported to be teaming up with Japanese electronics giants Sony and Hitachi to produce 4-inch touchscreen displays for a new iOS device that is set to be released next year. According to Japanese news site Macotakara.com, the two companies have done shipping the new LCD displays to Apple Inc. The site cites “sources within Apple’s Far Eastern supply chain” as the news source. If these reports are true, it would be a step further to confirming that a new iOS device, possibly the iPhone 5...

Admit it; playing video games is more fun when you brag about something, especially when playing against your friends online. Whether you’re on a killing frenzy on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 or failing to stop the enemy on Uncharted 3, it is fun to watch replays of your best (or worst) moments. If only it is that easy to capture game-winning moments and upload it online. Now, digital entertainment company Roxio has announced the availability of the Roxio Game Capture. The Roxio Game Capture is a software and hardware solution...

If you still don’t know whether or not you will purchase PlayStation Vita, Sony’s next-generation portable handheld gaming console, then perhaps this rumor might make you think twice. Sony is reported to be planning to release an update that will enable the PlayStation Vita to gain remote PlayStation 3 functionality. This concept has been seen in the Nintendo Wii U. If rumors are true that Sony will bring an update to Vita that will enable it to stream PlayStation 3 games over a Wi-Fi connection, they will then be competing...