Sales for Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 3 were stable in the latest Japan retail sales data. In addition, the PS3 ranked four titles in the top 50 game sales.
Best Buy this week is offering a free $20 gift card with the purchase of the 40GB PS3 and an eligible EA Sports title.
An analyst this week told Bloomberg.com that the PS3 may fall short of a 11M-unit sales target. Sony in Dec. said the hardware was on track to meet the sales target.
Gran Turismo 5 Prologue is set to retail at $39.99 according to retail product listings. The latest entry in the franchise will be sold in Feb.
FCC filings this week reveal that the white model PS3 will be sold in the U.S. The model is currently sold in Japan.