Sony's 10 greatest tech flops

Sony has had many successes, but not everything hits it big. Here are some products that didn't quite make it.

Sony PSX

In 2003, Sony's PSX jammed a PlayStation 2 and a digital video recorder into a single box. You could play PS2 games and record TV shows onto hard disk or DVD, but this only-in-Japan device was heavy, much bigger than a PlayStation 2, and far more expensive than the PS2 game console. Compared to digital video recorders of the time, its price was attractive, but that selling point wasn't enough to attract consumers.

Original story: Sony Unveils Video, Gaming Device, Oct. 8, 2003.

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  • Mojo

    The OLED TV was not a Tech flop since the product itself is superb, but the price-point was not ideal since the tech is still early.

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