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Imagine PS3 as a digital media center

Seattle Times columnist Brier Dudley had written off Sony PS3 as a flop, but it may be time to reconsider. One reason is Sony finally brought the price down to $400. Another interesting reason is the way Sony is accelerating plans to position the PS3 as a digital media center. In his Monday column, Dudley compares the PS3 as a home-entertainment hub to Microsoft's Xbox 360, Media Center Extender, and Windows Media Center.

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andy0013626d ago

Would have been useful to see the article compare the functionality, but instead it is the usual fluff about sales and marketing. Doesn't anyone talk about what these things actually do anymore, or are we so interested in the sales performance that we should just buy the stocks and not bother with the device ?

lynx1halo3626d ago (Edited 3626d ago )

Analysts are the most idiotic people in the world....they talk out of their asses half the time about something flopping or failing....and when it does happen ..they revise their statements....such as...well what i meant to say was...trying to save face ..pathetic

WilliamRLBaker3626d ago

thats what sony is trying to market it as.
Computer
Blu ray player
Media center
Every thing but an actual game machine.

PlayStation3603626d ago (Edited 3626d ago )

no need to start that :P

Liquid Ocelot3626d ago (Edited 3626d ago )

WilliamRLBaker you can keep telling your self that if it makes you fell better just don't be acting like a troll and the last time i checked the PS3 has lot's of games out i have 16 PS3 games and more coming out in the next few weeks which i plan on getting and this whole PS3 has no games is really getting old X-box fans have to come up with new material and not keep saying the same thing over and over again.

DEADEND3626d ago

The sales for the PS3 will go up more and more as time passes by, the only thing SONY needs to do is release more AAA titles for the system, market and advertise it more now as the holiday session approaches us.

segasage3626d ago (Edited 3626d ago )

as a Video Game player?

Like John Lennon Yeah imagine...

lynx1halo3626d ago

Imagine the 360 as a toaster and oven combo to both reheat and fully cook all products on its TOASTY (NOW WITH 35% LESS VENTILATION) SURFACE.....oh wait...no need to imagine (Xbox360 smile)

DEADEND3626d ago

Lol you've just made my day, that was funny as hell bubbles for you hahaha.

gololo3626d ago

"Imagine Ps3 as a Video Game player?"
Dude...I want you to think about this hard (HARDER)...I mean when you hear Playstation...what do you think about? I think about games...so Sony has established the Playstation brand as a video game console for the past years....now they want to come out and say...."it also can do this and that"...so I think there is no need for Sony to say that the PS3 is a video game console...it's name says it...but is important to emphasize the other aspects of the PS3 which are the entertainment center aspect.

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