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Address: 5-3-1 Ginza, Chuo 104-0061, Tokyo Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 3-3573-2563
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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It was fun! all latest gadgets by Sony are in display, with friendly staff assisting you everytime you have doubts. Can also buy the stuff at sales floor, with non-japan models... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 NEW

It was fun! all latest gadgets by Sony are in display, with friendly staff assisting you everytime you have doubts. Can also buy the stuff at sales floor, with non-japan models available for tourist. must visit!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1,355 reviews 1,355 reviews
1,144 attraction reviews
813 helpful votes 813 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This is just a big Sony shop (aka - showcase), with high prices. The building is centrally located in Ginza and the several floors of the shop can be best accessed by elevators. We were surprised not to find all the latest models of certain Sony products for sale at this store. Still, worth a 30-60 minute visit, if you... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

It's like a shop, but they don't even have too many products, I remember trying to find a cover for my new Z3 compact... the had not. There's a cinema at the top, not much else to mention.

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Townsville, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This place was just amazing where you can try before you buy products. Great food and drinks at very reasonable prices at the pub on the ground floor just inside the foyer near the lifts.

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Toyama, Japan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

It is a place very easy to find. The wait place where is the first in Ginza. It is the place that is convenient for the wait with the foreigner in particular‼️

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Wow, i really like this place. Here i can view as well as test the latest product. Sales people are very nice and cooperating, helps to explain the product usage and details.

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62 reviews 62 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Yes, we made our way to Sony and spent a few hours drooling over the stuff they had on display. Saw some neat future stuff and had a chance to speak with some nice developers. When they found out I am an American engineer, I was accepted like family. On the way out, some young, model looking lady gave me... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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401 helpful votes 401 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We passed through the Sony building heading to a restaurant & found it to be like any other Sony store, however the stairs at a side entrance were amazing as they were musical, so you could hop up & down and play some sort of tune...although the crowds of people make it difficult to spend more than 30-40 seconds on... More 

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New Delhi, India
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170 reviews 170 reviews
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130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The truth is that we have been brought up with Sony products - something that was a status symbol and universally considered as a valued possession, especially in early eighties. So, we were excited and had almost dreamy imaginary expectations before going to a place that built those awe-inspiring products. In that sense, it was a let-down as most of... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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112 reviews 112 reviews
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142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you're a Sony fan-boy or just want to check out the latest offerings from the tech giant, this is your place. Mostly you'll find computers and cameras on display that you can play with. Don't expect to find the latest video game stuff.

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