Sony gives away 28,000 PS3’s in Australia

Friday, 1 February 2008 08:24 GMT By Patrick Garratt

Sitting squarely in the “not messing about” category, news surfaces today that Sony’s recent promotion to give away a 40Gb PS3 with every Bravia TV in Australia has resulted in 28,000 machines being handed out.

“On the Bravia PS3 offer, we’re now up to 28,000-plus – these are audited numbers from Sony. They have taken about a 30 percent market in flat screens for the month of January off the back of that promotion,” said SCE Australia boss Michael Ephraim.

The promotion ran for a month from December 21 last year. Any chance of the same thing in the UK, Sony? Please?

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

ADVERT