Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Sony Halts PlayStation Production
Mar 27, 2006
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) stopped production on the original PlayStation game console in anticipation of the next generation console, the PlayStation 3 (PS3). The original PlayStation sold more than 100 million units worldwide since its launch in 1994. The PlayStation 2 remains in production.

Sony (Tokyo) announced last week that it will introduce the PlayStation 3 in November 2006. Sony plans a large-scale launch in Japan, North America and Europe simultaneously, and says it will have monthly production capacity of one million units by November. It anticipates having a strong lineup of PS3 game titles in place for the launch.

The new game console uses the Blu-ray Disc DVD format, with a storage capacity of and with the up to 50 gigabytes (GB), giving it a large storage capacity for games, movies and other digital entertainment.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Sep 23, 2014: Shipments and placements of new manufactured homes up in July

Sep 23, 2014: Existing-home sales down in August

Sep 23, 2014: FHP motor shipments up big in the first half of 2014

Sep 23, 2014: Electrolux and General Electric to lead conferences at retail marketing conference

Sep 23, 2014: Global PCB Production Worth $59.4 Billion

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows