Sony Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. It offers LCD televisions; Blu-ray disc players and recorders, home audio, headphones, and memory-based portable audio devices; compact digital, interchangeable single-lens, and video cameras; professional solutions, such as broadcast- and professional-use products; and personal computers. The company also develops, produces, markets, and distributes PlayStation4, PlayStation3, PlayStation Vita, and PlayStation Portable hardware and related package software. In addition, it provides CMOS image sensors, CCDs, system LSIs, and other semiconductors; batteries, audio/video/data recording media, storage media, and optical pickups; and chemical products comprising materials and components for electronic devices, such as anisotropic conductive films. Further, the company is involved in the production, acquisition, and distribution of motion pictures and direct-to-video content, and television programs; operation of television and digital networks, and a studio, as well as a visual effects and animation unit; production of recorded music, music videos, and animation titles; and music publishing business. Additionally, it provides various financial services, including life and non-life insurance, savings products, and loans; researches, designs, develops, produces, markets, sells, distributes, and services mobile phones, tablets, accessories, and applications; offers Blu-ray disc, DVD, and CD media replication services, as well as digital and physical supply chain solutions to business customers in the entertainment, education, and information industries; and provides Internet broadband network services. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Sony Corporation in January 1958. Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.