Sony's sales of PlayStation 4 top 10 million units worldwide

Aug 13, 2014

Sony's sales of PlayStation 4 top 10 million units worldwide

Global cumulative sales of the PlayStation 4 home gaming console topped 10 million units as of Sunday, Sony Corp.’s gaming unit said Wednesday. Sony, which has been struggling to rebuild its electronics business, is positioning the gaming sector as a pillar for improving its ...

Headsets latest buzz in gaming

Jun 13, 2014

Headsets latest buzz in gaming

by Glenn Chapman

A street luge rider races down a winding mountain road, zips under a truck and through a curve and into the path of an oncoming car. The vulnerable rider whips his upper body to one side in a futile bid to evade impact. The ...

Sony PS4 sales top 7 million mark

Apr 17, 2014

Sony PS4 sales top 7 million mark

by Andy Fixmer and Grace Huang

Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 sales are proving a bright spot for Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai, who is cutting costs to spur a revival at a company hit by falling demand for its televisions and cameras. Sales of the $399 video-game console surpassed 7 ...

Sony sells 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles

Feb 19, 2014

Sony sells 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles

Sony Corp. has sold more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4s globally, beating its forecast, as it prepares to release the console in Japan this Saturday. The sales were for the period through Feb. 8, the company said in a statement Tuesday. Sony, which released ...

Sony, Microsoft to square off at Tokyo Game Show

Sep 19, 2013

Sony, Microsoft to square off at Tokyo Game Show

by Brian Ashcraft

In Japan, the Tokyo Game Show (TGS) is gaming’s main event. This year, heavyweights Sony and Microsoft are set to square off at Chiba’s Makuhari Messe convention center with brand new consoles in tow. Who will come out on top? Sony’s PlayStation 4 and ...

Sony pulls back curtain on new PS4 console

Jun 12, 2013

Sony pulls back curtain on new PS4 console

Sony Corp. has given the world the first look at its new PlayStation 4 console, promising to combine its film, music, television and game strengths in a powerhouse home entertainment box. Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. President Andrew House on Monday touted the next-generation video ...