PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)PS3 Costs Reduced from $800 to $400, says analyst
gamedaily biz - January 14, 2008
Submitted by Butterball (1063)
at 8:54AM PST on January 14, 2008
It's no secret that the PlayStation 3's costs have been prohibitively high for Sony. Last year, the company's game division lost around $2.1 billion largely because of the price on PS3 components such as Cell processors and Blu-ray drives. It was estimated that each unit cost around $800 to make.