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  • Sony on the offensive: Two execs slam PS3 price cut talk

    Looks like Sony may be just as frustrated with their current situation as gamers are, as both sides of the battle are steadfast in their beliefs over the PS3's current price tag. In terms of a price cut, gamers have loudly shouted "Yea", while Sony has clearly shouted back with a deafening "Nay." So, what's the deal here? What's keeping Sony from dropping the price, say $100?

  • Blu-Ray, RIP in five years?

    Sony is betting the PS3/Blu-Ray platform will be enough to drive sales for a full ten-year lifecycle, but don't tell that to Samsung. The South Korean maker of everything from TVs to Blu-Ray players thinks the HD disc format won't survive past five years.

  • Blu-ray outpacing HD DVD sales

    Sales of Blu-ray high-definition discs exceeded sales of the rival HD-DVD format in the first half of 2007 by a margin of two to one in the US according to Home Media Research.

  • PS3 target of 11 million by 2008

    Certain analysts had previously reported Sony's intent to slow down PlayStation 3 production as a means to cut costs, Sony Computer Entertainment has consistently maintained its stance that it plans to do no such thing.

  • Sony planning 80GB PlayStation 3?

    Sony Computer Entertainment is planning a new version of the PlayStation 3 game console with a higher-capacity hard-disk drive, according to a US regulatory filing made by the company.

  • PlayStation 3 pulls down Sony profits

    Sony's core electronics business more than doubled profits in the last quarter of 2006, but failed to offset price cuts to its PlayStation 3 console, leading to an overall profit decline of just over five percent, the company said on Tuesday.