Shinto Exhibition Opens In United States

Shinto exhibition opens in United States

An art exhibition on Japan's Shinto religion is attracting visitors in the United States.

"Shinto: Discovery of the Divine in Japanese Art" opened at the Cleveland Museum of Art in the state of Ohio on Tuesday. The show is being held in cooperation with the Nara National Museum and the Japan Foundation.

Xperia 1 Hits Pre-order In United States For $999.99

Xperia 1 hits pre-order in United States for $999.99

Sony's newest flagship, the Xperia 1, recently hit pre-order in the UK for £849. It is now available to pre-order for our US friends too, as Amazon.com has the handset listed for $999.99. Only the Black colour is listed at the moment, but we would expect other colours to be available in due course. The listing may be a bit premature, as Amazon's listing states a release date of 31 December 2019! This is no doubt an error, with the handset expected to launch in late May/June.

Xperia Xz3 Now Out In The United States

Xperia XZ3 now out in the United States

If you are a Sony Xperia fan and are in the United States, then you'll be glad to hear that the Xperia XZ3 has now been released. The handset is available in three colours (Black, Forest Green and White Silver) at both Amazon and Best Buy for $899.99. Unfortunately, the Bordeaux Red colour option is not available at either retailer. If you are in the US and plan to pick up the Xperia XZ3 let us know in the comments below.

Xperia Xz3 Hits Pre-order In The United States

Xperia XZ3 hits pre-order in the United States

Sony Mobile has opened pre-orders for the Xperia XZ3 in the United States. The handset is now available to order from Amazon.com for $899.99. Three colours are on offer – Black, Forest Green and White Silver – it looks like Bordeaux Red is not available right now. There is a bonus if you pre-order the black version, you can get the Xperia Ear Duo for free. You can check out the pre-order links below.

Babymetal Establish Record Label In The United States

BABYMETAL establish record label in the United States

BABYMETAL have built a contract with 5B Artist Management and Records who manage artists such as Slipknot and Megadeth. In addition, with 5B Artist Management and Records and Cooking Vinyl, they have established a new record label called 'BABYMETAL RECORDS.'

BABYMETAL are scheduled to embark on their world tour 'BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2018' this month. With the establishment of 'BABYMETAL RECORDS,' the girls will carry out their activities on an international level. 

Yakuza 6 For Ps4 Finally Launched In The United States

Yakuza 6 For PS4 Finally Launched In The United States

It has been a long wait for fans of Sega’s Yakuza gangster series and they will be delighted to know that the wait is finally over for them. Yakuza 6 for PlayStation 4 has now been released in the United States. Yakuza 6 was initially released in Japan back in December last year and it was always known that the developers would require additional time to get the title ready for North America. It’s because the game is very story-driven so additional time was required to localize the text and voice for players in the West.

Now that Yakuza 6 for PlayStation 4 has been released in the United States, fans of the franchise who have been looking forward to the title will now be able to experience the fictional recreation of Tokyo’s Kabukicho.

Xperia Xz2 Pre-orders Open In United States For $799.99

Xperia XZ2 pre-orders open in United States for $799.99

A quick heads up for US fans looking to pre-order Sony’s latest flagships, the Xperia XZ2 can be ordered through B&H Photo for $799.99. The Xperia XZ2 Compact is also available to pre-order for $649.99. All colours of both handsets are available. The listing still looks like it is being finalised, so there is no indication of launch date in the US right now. It will be available in Europe from 5 April.

Pre-orders Open In United States For Sony Xperia Xa2, Xa2 Ultra And L2

Pre-orders open in United States for Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2Sony Mobile has opened pre-orders for its latest ‘super mid-rangers' in the United States. Pre-orders are currently live at Best Buy, with all colour options available to order. While the US market remains a niche one for Sony Mobile, it is great that all of these smartphones will finally have working fingerprint readers straight out of the box. So, US Xperia fans won't have to mess around importing phones, or changing the firmware's region.

Xperia Xz1 Now Shipping In United States For $700

Xperia XZ1 now shipping in United States for $700

 

Sony Mobile has begun shipping its latest flagship, the Xperia XZ1, into the US market. The exact variant that Sony is selling in the United States is the Xperia XZ1 Dual (G8342), so users will benefit from dual SIM support. Sony continues to use a hybrid SIM tray with the Xperia XZ1 Dual, so if you want to use two SIM cards, then you cannot use a micro SD memory card in addition.

Xperia Xa1 Ultra Now On Sale In United States

Xperia XA1 Ultra now on sale in United States

 

Sony Mobile is now officially selling the Xperia XA1 Ultra in the United States. Best Buy is the exclusive retailer of the phone, who has all four colours (Black, White, Pink, Gold) of the handset in stock. The variant that Sony is stocking is the G3223 which supports the following LTE bands: 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17, 28, 29, 66. If you are interested, the Xperia XA Ultra is available for $399.99 here.