"We expect Sony to announce an improved PSP including a sliding touch screen with only download games offering (no UMD disc) as well as expanded PSN offering. We don't think this will be well received, but we are worried the pricing might be well above the existing model's US$199 price point. No price cut for PS3 is expected, but we think it likely the slimmer model is announced at the same current price of US$399 and with a price cut of US$100 closer to the holiday season."
Wednesday, 27 May 2009
Macquarie Research is banking on Sony announcing the heavily rumoured PSP revamp that will feature a none-UMD design at E3 next week. Sony has previously denied any such rumours of an improved PSP on the way. The research firm went on to state the new PSP could cost more than the existing model...