Sarcastic Gamer picks apart a few convenient bullet points in Kaz Harai's presentation on Sony's annual strategic plan, in which he made clear his objective to make the division profitable.
From the article:
"Okay so in this glorified powerpoint presentation given by the Kazster, he laid out just how he planned to get the rest of the water out of the belly of the SS Playstation 3. What I found shocking, was that even without a lick of business sense, even I could have come up with this stuff. Below are excerpts from the "Bold, New Strategy" from Kaz Harai. (plus free comments and exaggerated explanation.)
• Accelerating cost down efforts
» Chip shrink
Roughly translated, don't be surprised if you crack open your PS3 one day and see it's somehow running on a processor made by "Fung's Discount Wholesale One-off 'Sell' Processors."
» Reducing the number of components
I'm not sure removing the Blu ray player is going to help sales, but its worth a try..."