Sony announces PSN music service, Qriocity, in Berlin

Wednesday, 1 September 2010 17:09 GMT By Johnny Cullen


Sony’s announced a brand new cloud-streaming music service for PlayStation Network, known as Qriocity.

The announcement was made at the IFA conference in Berlin today. It was speculated earlier this morning.

The service can be managed through one account, and can be streamed via BRAVIA TVs, VAIO computers, Blu-ray players and more.

More information on how the service works and when it will launch will follow shortly, according to a post on the EU PS Blog.

“We are excited to offer our customers high quality, cloud-based entertainment experiences across many of Sony’s network-enabled devices,” said SCEI boss Kaz Hirai.

“Services ‘powered by Qriocity’ will revolutionize the way that users play, listen, watch, share, communicate, learn, discover and create their digital entertainment content.”