Sony Connect Launches in Europe

Sony Connect, the online music service by Sony, has launched in Europe…it opened its sites today in France, Germany and the UK, and will extend the service to several other European countries by early next year.

Users can download songs from a collection of about 300,000 on offer at 0.99 euro cents ($US1.23) a go – the same price as Apple iTunes in Europe – but new hits are more expensive. The only devices capable of playing the songs however are those using the norms pushed by Sony.

For more on Sony’s moves in the music market, read our dedicated company page