Sony Holiday Gift Guide
What better way to show your appreciation for everyone on your list who has made an impact in your life with Sony’s best-loved gadgets as gift ideas!
For the fitness buff in your life
Fitness buffs from all over the world have adapted to the new normal, trading hours at the gym for stay-at-home workouts, exploring local hiking trails and getting fresh air from runs around the neighbourhood to stay in the best of health.TheWF-SP800N is the perfect gift for that one friend who will be spending time in the gym as they burn off calories from the Christmas feasts. Featuring amped up specs with long-lasting battery life of up to 9 hours, resistance to water, dust and sweat with deep bass sound and digital noise cancelling, these buds will continue to keep them pumped throughout the workout session.
The WF-SP800N is available on the official Sony Store at a promotional price of S$249 (from S$299).
For the adventurous trend-setter and local wanderer
2020 cancelled our jet-setting dreams, prompting many to get creative with discovering new ways of experiencing Singapore and picking up new hobbies from staycations, to island-hopping and even street photography.Every wanderer needs a camera to capture all their adventures and what better time to spark their creativity than the festive season? As majority of us will be spending Christmas in Singapore with our loved ones, exploring new areas and activities together, the Alpha 7C is super compact and portable, making it suitable for people who still want that full-frame detail and quality but hate carrying bulky gear.It is the perfect companion for the circuit-breaker born content creator who’s recently picked up street photography, the hypebeast, the local wanderer who’s always in search for the latest experiences and things to do.
The Alpha 7C (body only) is available on the official Sony Store at a price of $2,499. The Alpha 7C with 28-50mm Zoom lens is available on the official Sony Store at a price of S$2,899.
For your Work-From-Home partner or siblings
Work-From-Home (WFH) is here to stay as we navigate the new normal.While remote working has its benefits such as saving time on commute and getting in more sleep, this flexible arrangement can be distracting for couples or those with large families.As more people work, live and play under one roof –the WH-1000XM4 are the ultimate headphones for those who want to get into a festive mood and belt out to all your favourite Christmas songs, tune out noisy neighbours or perhaps even the kids, to focus on that important conference call. With active noise cancellation, the WH-1000XM4 will drown out any noises to allow you to get in the zone with an array of smart technologies such as Speak-to-Chat, Adapative Sound Control and a proximity sensor to enhance your listening experience. With super-soft, pressure-relieving earpads in foamed urethane for all-day wear in total comfort, the WH-1000XM4 is the perfect Christmas gift to pamper your loved ones.
The WH-1000XM4 is available on the official Sony Store at S$499(from S$549).
For the casual video shooters
We are always thankful to have that one friend or family member who is always whipping out their phones at social gatherings to capture life in motion –of joy, of laughter and of celebration. Celebrate a ‘white’ Christmas this year by making it extra special with the ZV-1 in White for the casual video shooter,to spread the party cheer to others and capture a historic moment in time to remininsce down the road. The pocket-sized digital camera comes with large-apeture lens and a unique Bokeh Switch that allows you to toggle between having everything in focus or having a beautiful Bokeh background.With a push off a button, you can enjoy quick access to video recording with a large movie REC button located on the top of the camera.It comes with leading-edge autofocus system and Sony’s latest Directional 3-capsule Mic to record crystal clear audio in high quality to ensure that all your best, fun, and special memories are captured with uncompromised quality and easy-to-hold comfort.
The ZV-1 in White will be available on the official Sony Store at a price of S$949(from S$999)
For the Netflix lover
Visting the cinema has now become increasingly challenging, what more this Christmas?The X9000H andHT-G700 are the perfect pairing for those who love going to the cinema but have been unable to get seats. Recreate the ultimate home cinema experience for a Netflix marathon of classic Christmas films in the company of loved ones closest to you. The HT-G700 soundbar is a 3.1ch Dolby Atmos and DTS:X soundbar. It also includes Immersive Audio Enhancement that could upscale even regular two-channel audio to up to 7.1.2 surround sound for the ultimate surround experience-fun for the whole family to enjoy! On top of full array LED, the X9000H Android TV provides you easy and instant access to thousands of apps, games and movies, entertaining you in 4K Ultra HD.
For the gamers
Managed to get your hands on the latest PlayStation 5 but need a new TV that can keep up with the latest specs so that you can game with your friends all Christmas?Built to display immersive gameplay images up to 4K resolutions at 120 fps with a very low input lag of 7.2ms, the X9000H is “PlayStation5 ready” and it will transform how you game.
TheHT-G700 is available on the official Sony Store at a promotional price of S$799(U.P. S$899). The55”X9000H is available on the official Sony Storeat a promotional price of S$1,999 (U.P. S$2,499).
For the Techie smartphone guy
The holidays can be an endless marathon of planning, prepping, shopping and entertaining. The Xperia 5 II is a practical, all-in-one answer and perfect gadget to bring along for small gatherings with friends and family to celebrate the holidays and ensure all your precious moments are captured.It presents three 12MP rear cameras and a 24mm lens on the main camera that feature technology from Sony Alpha professional cameras to capture picture-perfect moments without comprising on quality. It also packs a multitude of functions such as speedy refresh rates of 120Hz, ultra-fast performance and precise touch technology,for those who like to game on-the-go.With its wide cinematic screen and HDR OLED display, the Xperia 5 II will be sure to satisfy the serial hobbyist who has perfected the art of multi-tasking and enjoys rotating between gaming, photography and videography.
The Xperia 5 II will be available from 12 November on the official Sony Store at a price of S$1,349.
For the Music lover
In the new normal as we hold more intimate gatherings in our homes, music is one of the key ingredients in setting the ambience and mood.This Christmas, decide the “theme” with music, be it jazz or electro-dance, the EXTRA BASS wireless speakers provide superb sound quality, toughness and usability, bringing your party to life with 3-dimensional sound experience.The EXTRA BASS wireless speakers are waterproof, dustproof and rust proof, meaning you can bring the speakers on-the-go with you to the beach or even just for a poolside party. Its shock-proof durable design guarantees that the speakers are tough enough to withstand knocks, bumps and scrapes that come with everyday use and area great gift to liven up every festive party in the new normal.
The SRS-XB43 is available on the official Sony Store at a promotional price of S$259(U.P. S$329). The SRS-XB33 is available on the official Sony Store at a promotional price of S$239 (U.P. S$279). The SRS-XB23 is available on the official Sony Store at a promotional price of $159 (U.P. $179).
For more information, please the official Sony website.