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Sony losing $260 on each PS3 sold

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Posted May 23, 2008 by admin in Consoles

The Guardian had a quick look at Sony’s latest spreadsheets and revealed that although Sony’s game division has managed to reduce yearly losses from $2 billion to $1.2 billion, the news may not actually be all that good.

While Sony’s figures indicate a loss of $130 on each PlayStation 3, The Guardian thinks it may be twice that and the figures are actually buoyed by the success of the PlayStation 2.

“[The PS2 and PSP] could easily have made a profit of $1.2bn in the year. In that case, the total PS3 loss would have been $2.4bn shared between 9.24



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