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$599 model generated 90 percent of sales
The move means that the $599 console is now the least expensive Blu-ray player on
By Phillip Swann
Washington, D.C. (April 12, 2007) -- High-def owners eager to buy a less expensive
Blu-ray player this week got some disappointing news. Sony said it is discontinuing
its $499 20-GB PlayStation 3 game console in North America.
The decision means that the 60-GB PlayStation 3, priced at $599, will now be the
lowest priced Blu-ray player on the market. ...
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Sony Kills $499 PlayStation 3
Posted 13 April 2007 - 06:16 AM
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Posted 13 April 2007 - 09:22 AM
Tell me what is volume price of 60 GB disks ( 2.5" at Fry's going for $69 retail ) ? How much for internal WiFi card ? Less then $20 ?
Now if we will estimate OEM prices, the partial profit will easily reach $50.
Posted 14 April 2007 - 12:56 PM