Sony has revealed that they have already found ways to reduce the cost of manufacturing the PlayStation 4. This means that Sony can now increase its financial expectations and increase its projected FY2015 operating income for its Games & Network Services division from 20bn yen to 25bn yen.
“Sales are expected to be higher than the May forecast primarily due to the strong performance of the PS4,” said Sony in its latest earnings report. “Operating income is expected to be higher than the May forecast primarily due to PS4 hardware cost reductions.”
This reduce cost means Sony may be able to reduce the price of the PlayStation 4 sooner than expected and attract even more gamers to their side.