Sony: A PlayStation Phone "Could Happen"

Yup. This again. With Sony's phone partnership with Ericsson running up record losses, company boss Hideki Komiyama has again raised the prospect of a PlayStation Phone.

Speaking with The Financial Times, Komiyama says that, as part of his recovery plan for Sony Ericsson (which is bleeding cash), a good idea would be to leverage Sony's brand recognition in the gaming market, and that a PlayStation phone built on SE's current Walkman and Cybershot handsets "could happen".

Hopefully that was just a mistranslation, and Komiyama really said "should never happen, ever".

Struggling handset maker needs to get smart - and fast [FT]


Comments

    One could only dream of a PSP that doubles as a phone. Imagine being able to go online anywhere for your portable Monster Hunter needs!

    A PSP (PlayStation Portable) with always-on, high-speed Internet (particularly on certain networks...) absolutely anywhere?

    Hell yes, I'd buy this in a heartbeat (though hopefully it'll be better than the one in the picture... lol)!

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