Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week price cut Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 Dualshock 3 Controller to under $40 in a new peripheral sale.
This week, the PS3 Dualshock 3 Controller holds a discount price of $39.99, 27 percent off the MSRP.
In the second quarter, the Playstation 3 and Playstation 2 sold 3.5 million units combined, a decline from 4.9 million one year prior.
PS3 and PS2 software sales increased in the quarter to 41.4 million from 40.2 million units one year prior.
Sony’s game business division held $1.9 billion in revenue, down from $2.2 billion and $28.8 million in operating income, down from $37.5 million year-over-year.