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Sony sells 1 million PlayStation 4 gaming consoles in 24 hours

Sony said on Sunday it had sold one million units of its new PlayStation 4 gaming console in the first 24 hours that it was available in the United States and Canada.

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 3:15pm

Shanghai game console plan draws mixed reviews

To attract foreign investment, the South China Morning Post reported yesterday, Beijing will soon allow foreign firms such as Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft to sell their game consoles - provided the products are made in Shanghai's new free-trade zone.

6 Sep 2013 - 8:03am

Talking points

Pan-democrat lawmakers move a Legislative Council motion demanding an investigation into claims by a former ally of Leung Chun-ying about the chief executive's conduct. 

20 Feb 2013 - 4:12am

Sony PS Vita

There's no question that smartphone platforms like iOS and Android are becoming popular gaming devices, replacing traditional portable gamers like the NDS and PSP. Now Sony is fighting back with a new version of its portable gaming console, the PlayStation Vita, which has mobile connectivity.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Sony PS Vita

There's no doubt that smartphones based on platforms like iOS and Android are becoming popular gaming devices, replacing traditional portable gamers like Nintendo's NDS and Sony's PSP.

Now Sony is fighting back with a new version of its portable gaming console: the PlayStation Vita, which will now come with mobile connectivity.

9 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Sony in HK 3G talks over new PlayStation gadget

Sony Corp is talking to Hong Kong 3G carriers about its latest device, PlayStation Vita, but will not comment on rumours that Hong Kong gamers may get the device before it is offered in the US and Europe.

19 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Sony PlayStation Vita

The latest version of Sony's portable gaming console is no longer called the PSP. Introducing Vita: while it looks pretty much the same as its predecessor, the Vita comes with many of the features that were missing from the original.

3 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Cool consoles Make for hot hardware

A game is nothing without its console. With rapidly progressing technology and a host of competing companies, here are some of the hottest gaming devices around.

Nintendo 3DS

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

SoneyEricsson Xperia Play

There are a lot of smartphones out there, but none will play games quite like the new SonyEricsson Xperia Play, which combines the latest Android OS from Google with the Sony PlayStation.

3 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Sony Move

Sony Move Microsoft Kinect

Nintendo revolutionised the gaming world in late 2006 with the Nintendo Wii, which introduced a wireless controller that tracked gamers' movements in three dimensions.

22 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Iron Man 2: The Video Game

Suit up, it's time to shoot some bad guys in the latest movie tie-in game, Iron Man 2: The Video Game, The game is designed for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and Sony PlayStation Portable.

7 May 2010 - 12:00am

Sony A840

Sony might have invented the portable music player with the cassette tape Walkman, but it has had the market stolen from under its feet by Apple and its imitators. When it comes to digital music players, Sony's name usually doesn't come up.

That's something the company is hoping to change with its latest A840 model.

12 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

Savage Moon: The Hera Campaign

After attacking mining colonies on the PlayStation 3, the carnivorous Insectocytes are now invading the Sony PlayStation Portable in Savage Moon: The Hera Campaign.

Like the PS3 Console version, The Hera Campaign is a downloadable game from the Sony PlayStation Network, so there's no need to go to HMV or Toys 'R' Us to buy it.

12 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Annual treat set to thrill city's gamers

The Asia Game Show, which opens Thursday, has goodies for gamers and football fans.

At this year's show, which will run until Sunday, the PlayStation stall has a number of great deals and two football memorabilia items that any fan would die for.

22 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Sony PSP (Game console)

The Sony PSP has had a makeover. It's now smaller and lighter than ever, with a sophisticated design featuring a sliding display panel. It has been christened the PSPgo.

20 Sep 2009 - 12:00am