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    Marty8370
    • A 49 year old male gamer
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    • Joined on August 6th 2007, last online on 27 April 2017.
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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    NJ5 said: Marty8370 said: NJ5 said: iSuppli?....   VGCharts? And your point is.   Have you actually seen iSuppli's analysis and predictions regarding the console war? They're absolutely clueless.   No different to VGCharts then. lol  ...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    NJ5 said: iSuppli?....   VGCharts? And your point is.  ...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    drkohler said: Bitmap Frogs said: mysticD said: Wait didn't Dkholer went to MS forum with "insider" information that PS3 only cost $350.00 to build. http://www.vgchartz.com/forum/thread.php?id=53240&page=4And Groucho call us bunch of ignorances when we ask him to provide something to back up his claim.So after 2 years Sony still lost $50.00 per console... it make sense...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    WiiStation360 said: I wonder how much the Blu-Ray drive costs now? It was the second most expensive component when the PS3 launched. ($125)   I'd guest at $60-75...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    Bitmap Frogs said: Marty8370 said: Bitmap Frogs said: Marty8370 said: Bitmap Frogs said: mysticD said: Wait didn't Dkholer went to MS forum with "insider" information that PS3 only cost $350.00 to build. http://www.vgchartz.com/forum/thread.php?id=53240&page=4 And Groucho call us bunch of ignorances when we ask him to provide something to back...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    Cypher1980 said: According to the figures the shops have a zero percent mark up ?   It depends on where the PS3 is been sold, all markets won't have the same margins. Once you factor in currency exchange rates and taxes etc. But thats no different to any product been sold be it  a 360, Wii or a HDTV.  ...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    Bitmap Frogs said: Marty8370 said: Bitmap Frogs said: mysticD said: Wait didn't Dkholer went to MS forum with "insider" information that PS3 only cost $350.00 to build. http://www.vgchartz.com/forum/thread.php?id=53240&page=4 And Groucho call us bunch of ignorances when we ask him to provide something to back up his claim.So after 2 years Sony still lost...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    Bitmap Frogs said: mysticD said: Wait didn't Dkholer went to MS forum with "insider" information that PS3 only cost $350.00 to build. http://www.vgchartz.com/forum/thread.php?id=53240&page=4 And Groucho call us bunch of ignorances when we ask him to provide something to back up his claim.So after 2 years Sony still lost $50.00 per console... it make sense why they would put...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    Galaki said: Asmo said: Marty8370 said: The PS3 now costs $448.73 to build while selling for $399. So Sony make a loss of only $48.73. Also keep in mind that in countries with the euro currency, Sony is selling the PS3 at €399 and that's $557. So a profit of $109.   And convienently ignore all the special taxes.   Even with taxes...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    starcraft said: Marty8370 said: starcraft said: It appears to not factor in assembly costs, as well as distribution and storage costs. This is not good. I thought they were substantially closer to breaking even than this.I wont speculate as the how much those factors add to the $448.73 component cost, but even if it's only a few dollars its a hefty loss for those looking...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    N.Genckel said: Sweet!!!!I love only losing a little money instead of alot. It's just better.   I agree. Feb/Mar 2009 could easliy be the break even/even a profit point. Reason: thats when there next chip process shrink for cell & RSX too 45nm, that could easily shave off the $48.78 loss. Possibly even more....

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    starcraft said: It appears to not factor in assembly costs, as well as distribution and storage costs. This is not good. I thought they were substantially closer to breaking even than this.I wont speculate as the how much those factors add to the $448.73 component cost, but even if it's only a few dollars its a hefty loss for those looking for a price cut soon (like yours truly) so as to...

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    iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3

    in Sony Discussion on 23 December 2008

    According to iSuppli, the device costs significantly less to build than when it was first released in 2006, and is nearing break-even [url=http://www.n4g.com/ps3/News-250365.aspx] iSuppli: Teardown of Sony's PlayStation 3[/url][b]ISuppli estimates the Cell chip costs Sony:[/b]$89 - 2006$64 - 2007$46 - 2008[b]ISuppli estimates the RSX chip costs Sony:[/b]$126 -2005$83 - 2007$58 - 2008The PS3 now...

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    Microsoft cutting up to 10,000 jobs?

    in Microsoft Discussion on 22 December 2008

    Just goes to show ya, MS ain't immume too the bad current market conditions either....

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    The reason LBP fails...

    in Sony Discussion on 21 December 2008

    LBP does'nt fail at all. LBP is an awesome game. And the Metal Gear Solid DLC will be the best fiver I'll spend in 08....

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    What's your favorite RTS game?

    in Gaming Discussion on 21 December 2008

    FreeTalkLive said: colonelstubbs said: Does civilisation count? Yes, if you are talking about the DS game.   DS, lol  ...

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    Predictions for 2009

    in Sales Discussion on 21 December 2008

    1. PS3 sales in Japan will top 5-6 million by end of 092. PS3 will get a price cut around summer 093. PS3 slim released Xmas 094. PS3 will outsell 360 09 yearly sales5. 360's RROD will get alot worse not better.6. PS3 will outsell 360 in Europe7. More devs will switch too PS3 as lead console8. More PS3 exclusives. 9. Wii sales will start too slow down....

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    What's your favorite RTS game?

    in Gaming Discussion on 21 December 2008

    Mega-lo-maniaSettlersCommand & Conquer...

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    Why is realistic graphics so important?

    in Gaming Discussion on 21 December 2008

    Why is'nt it. Well i for one like too see games advance each gen just like the hardware does. Or in Wii's case does'nt....

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    White Knight Chronicles first day sales?

    in Sales Discussion on 21 December 2008

    200k - 250k first day and 550k - 600k for the week. couple of million+ in japan alone. ...

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