PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)
Analyst: $100 PS3 price cut "in the next couple of...
GamesIndustry - February 25, 2009
Submitted by oznerol (99) at 10:23AM PST on February 25, 2009
"Recent channel checks indicate increased speculation for a PS3 price cut announcement from Sony in the next couple of days," wrote Hickey. Hickey sees PS3s languishing on shelves and losing publisher support and developer support if Sony does not make a move by April or June at the latest. He also comes out with this whopper: "We are also hearing continued speculation that Sony is working on a non-Blu-ray PS3 console, which could enable them to make the aforementioned hardware price reduction."