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Lewis: 3D not mainstream in homes for “two to three years”

Tuesday, 24th August 2010 14:34 GMT By Johnny Cullen

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Sony maybe pushing for 3D on PS3 now, but Microsoft’s holding back, with EMEA interactive boss Chris Lewis saying the tech won’t be as widespread in homes for another “two to three years”.

Speaking with Business Week, Lewis said: “We are two to three years away from that, till the price point comes down, till the experience is sufficiently social, that you don’t sit there with big glasses on and don’t talk to your family.

“That will happen, there’s no doubt,” he added.

In the same interview, Lewis said Xbox 360 will continue to be on sale into 2015, adding Kinect as the main reason for the extended life-span.

Whatever happens with 3D in homes, don’t expect glassless 3D to be on big-screen TVs for a long time, Sony WWS boss of 3D Mick Hocking told VG247 at gamescom last week.

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4 Comments

  1. Crysis

    That has got to be good for Sony after their stockholders hear that their PlayStation consoles competetion agrees with them :)

    #1 4 years ago
  2. itsucks

    Shove your 4D glasses up your ass, 4-Eyes tool.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Crysis

    here’s something call in 3D which can be done on the ps3 without glasses or a $3000 tv
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BduSDvUU6MY

    #3 4 years ago
  4. leseo

    3D always take us much amazing,for game players,such tera(ger tera gold),all like 3d picture.

    #4 4 years ago

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