Tag: engineering

  1. build Exclusive Construction of New Sony CES Products [VIDEO] by Kathleen 01/18/2013

    We opened up the CES 2013 Sony press event with an exclusive video of our engineers carefully and thoughtfully constructing new gadgets, including the Xperia Z. And now we’d like to share these five minutes of awesomeness with you. Enjoy!

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  2. Reinventing the Z: Part 1 and 2 by Team Sony 02/26/2010

    We all have our favorite things. Mine: evening baseball games, ski trips and movie night. When it comes to my favorite VAIO notebook, it’s the Z Series hands down. And when I got my first sneak peak at the newly redesigned Z Series I couldn’t have been more excited.

    And now, with the new Z Series available for presale on SonyStyle.com, I wanted to offer you a behind-the-scenes look at the year long project to makeover the Z Series. From carving the chassis’ core from a single…[...]

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  3. The Making of the VAIO X Series: Part 5 and 6 by Team Sony 11/20/2009

    This week we wrap up the Making of the X Series with our last two stories.

    One takes a look at arguably the most important component of a notebook. Any guesses?

    The other story follows an inconspicuous engineering team to discover why they were so intent on destroying as many X Series models as they could. And interestingly, they still work for Sony.

    Uncover all the details after the link…[...]

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  4. The Making of the VAIO X Series: Part 3 and 4 by Team Sony 11/06/2009

    From the drawing board to final QA testing, the Making of the VAIO X Series takes you behind the scenes and offers you an inside look at the development of the world’s lightest notebook.

    This week I reserved for what I think are some of the most interesting videos. From overcoming the incredible challenge of fitting an LCD into a 0.07 inch thin display case to reinforcing the frame, this week’s videos offer an interesting look at the detailed thought that…[...]

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  5. The Making of the VAIO X Series: Part 1 and 2 by Team Sony 10/30/2009

    Following up on the recent announcement of the revolutionary VAIO X Series, this 7-part video series will introduce you to the unique engineering challenges and innovative technology used to transform the X Series from concept to notebook.

    This week I’ll introduce you to the Chief Project Manager and the Lead Project Engineer who offer insights into the birth of the X Series and an overview of the technology used in the X Series project. You’ll discover…[...]

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  6. In Their Words: Keyboard Development by Team Sony 09/17/2009

    In this ongoing series of short conversations, VAIO designers offer a candid look into their overall development philosophies and design inspirations. From hardware to color, hear directly from them on the thought and purpose put into each aspect of design and construction and the emotions they hope to evoke from you with it.

    This week’s conversation spotlights…[...]

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  7. In Their Words: Color and Materials Philosophy by Team Sony 08/28/2009

    In this ongoing series of short conversations, VAIO designers offer a candid look into their overall development philosophies and design inspirations. From hardware to color, hear directly from them on the thought and purpose put into each aspect of design and construction and the emotions they hope to evoke from you with it.

    This week’s conversation spotlights…[...]

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  8. How It's Made: Flash Drives by Team Sony 08/27/2009

    Are you ever curious not just about new technology but how it gets made? I love getting a glimpse into the technology that goes into producing the things we use every day.

    Today, I came across a video featured on MAKE Magazine’s blog (via NetbookNews) on the making of…[...]

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  9. From Sand to Silicon. The Making of a Chip by Team Sony 07/20/2009

    Have you ever wondered how the processor, the workhorse of your VAIO, comes to life? Well, if you’re a geek like me you’d probably be interested to know that these complicated little guys require things like ion implantation at more than 185,000mph and the creation of 20 metal layers of transistor connections in less than 500nm…[...]

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  10. Kimura, Sakai and Iida: The Brains Behind the New VAIO W by Team Sony 07/07/2009

    Today, we introduced our newest line of mini notebooks – the VAIO W Series. In addition to the detailed information we passed along in the press release today, I wanted to share more behind-the-scenes conversations with the Tokyo developers that worked on W Series. In the making of the W Series, you’ll hear…[...]

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