Sony started out in 1946, by Masaru Ibuka and Akio Morita who made their living fixing transistor radios. It wasn’t until 1956 that the company took on the official name of Sony. Since then Sony have grown from strength to strength, expanding in to numerous markets and development countless products and has been at the forefront of innovation and research. Be it the famous Walkman, their research and involvement in CD and later SACD or cutting edge displays (WEGA CRT’s and Bravia LCD’s). Concentrating on Sony’s audio visual products, it is the ES range that really stands out. Standing for Elevated Standard, each product in this range meets a high quality threshold and are built to last.