Sony aims to sell 18 million PlayStation 5 consoles in its financial year ending in March 2023.
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Sony posted record annual operating revenue on Friday, helped by its chip division and sales of its flagship PlayStation 5 gaming console which hit a record for the financial year.
Here’s how Sony did in the March quarter versus Refinitiv consensus estimates:
- Revenue: 3.06 trillion Japanese yen ($22.7 billion) versus 2.92 trillion yen expected. That represents a 35% year-on-year rise.
- Operating profit: 128.5 billion Japanese yen versus 124.34 billion yen expected. That represents a 7% year-on-year fall.
For its full fiscal year which ended in March, Sony…