Sony Full Year Financials 08

Sebastian: PS3 price cut now less likely this year

In a research note following the release of Sony financials yesterday, Lazard Capital’s Colin Sebastian said he believed the results showed there was now less need for the firm drop drop PS3’s price as the business was starting to accelerate. “Console market share appears to be less of a priority; price cut less likely,” he […]

Sony Full Year Financials 08 headlines

  • Sony financials: 10 million PS3 sales expected next year

    In Sony financials released this morning, the firm said it expects to sell 10 million PS3 in the next financial year, up from the 9.24 million for the 12 months ending March 31. PSP hardware sales, the company said, will rise to 15 million from 13.89 in fiscal 07, with PS2 dropping off quickly, down […]

  • Sony financials: Lifetime PS3 sales near 13 million

    According to just-released full-year Sony figures, PS3 has now sold 12.81 million units globally, will software sales now at 71.3 million. PlayStation 2 sales are now at a staggering 131.62 million, with PSP at 39.28 million. Read the rest of our Sony financials coverage here.

  • Sony financials: PS3 software sales boom, PSP static, PS2 drops

    Sales of PlayStation 3 software in the 12 months ending March 31 rose dramatically, according to just-released full-year Sony financials, rising to 57.9 million units compared to 13.4 million in the previous year. PSP software sales remained virtually static, however, despite a heavy increase in hardware sales across the period, rising fractionally from 54.9 million […]

  • Sony financials: PSP sales accelerate in FY 07

    Just-released full-year Sony financials have shown a heave acceleration of PSP hardware sales, up to 13.89 million compared to 9.77 million in the previous year. As far as we can see, no specific region breakdown was given for the sales in the report, but Japanese PSP sales have stayed high for many months now, and […]

  • Sony financials: 9.24 million PS3s sold in FY 07, PS2 business slows

    According to just-released full-year financials, Sony’s confirmed that 9.24 million PS3s were sold in the year ending March 31, compared to 3.57 in the previous period. The upswing of PS3 sales was met by the gradual decline of the firm’s PS2 business, with 13.73 last gen machines being sold in the past 12 months as […]

  • Sony financials: PlayStation division makes FY 07 loss

    Sony Corp just released full-year figures, showing that operating revenue for its games division rose 26.3 percent in the year ending March 31 to $12.84 billion. The PlayStation section of the company still made a loss, however, decreased from $1.97 billion to $1.24 billion year on year. The company as a whole showed a revenue […]