PS4′s $1,840 price in Brazil bad for gamers, says Sony

Company blames import taxes for sticker shock, plans to begin manufacturing systems locally. The PlayStation 4 is expensive in Brazil. Ordinarily, that sort of subjective assessment might be left out of a news story, but it would appear to be fair game when the console will launch at R$3,999 (about $1,840 in US dollars) and the company releases an official statement explaining why it’s so high, as Sony did late last night.

[link to Article]

Tagged with:
Posted in articles
Categories
Companies
Archives