Sony PS division has lost $4.7 billion since launching PS3

Sony’s Q2 financials today have taken total PlayStation division losses to $4.7 billion since PS3 launched in November 2006.The facts: FY 2007: -$1,970,923,859 FY 2008: -$1,079,994,103 FY 2009: -$577,207,240 FY 10Q1: -$413,541,667 FY 10Q2: -$653,333,333 Total loss: $4,695,000,202All figures come from Sony’s investor relations page.Note that both quarters so far this financial year include losses […]

11 years ago

Loss headlines

  • Sony losing money on each PS3 Slim

    Sony’s will make a loss on each PS3 Slim unit it makes, PlayStation mega-boss Kaz Hirai’s told Times Online.“If you’re just talking about the hardware alone, the quick answer is yes,” he said.“That makes good headlines, but I don’t actually know that that’s the true nature of the business that we’re all in, whether it’s […]

    11 years ago