Founded by Akio Morita and Masaru Ibuka in 1946, Sony is a Japanese corporation that manufactures electronic products. Sony Corporation is the electronics sector of the Sony Group. (The Sony Group owns four segments: electronics, motion pictures, music, and financial services.) ... Read More Some of Sony's products include electronics, PlayStation, online games, movies, and music devices. Sony also manufactures cameras and camcorders. Its popular Alpha Interchangeable Lens Camera captures action photos, HD movies, and live-view shots. Sony is also known for its LCD HDTVs, with high resolution and a backlit LCD display for a super-sharp viewing experience. Many of Sony's TVs come in a black frame with a slim construction intended to fit well with any decor.