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's 10 greatest tech flops prev next


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.

Prev Next 6/10

Comments on this image

There are currently no comments for this image.

Post new comment

Users posting comments agree to the PC World comments policy.

Login or register to link comments to your user profile, or you may also post a comment without being logged in.


Sony's 10 greatest tech flops

10 images

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?