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Sony Shines At E3, While Analysts Predict End To Consoles: Exclusive
2014-06-12 13:22:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) once again took the City of Los Angeles by storm as the video game industry showed off the upcoming titles that will keep gamers enthralled in the coming months – and in some cases, years. Sony and Microsoft approached the show differently, and, as redOrbit reports, each attempted to outdo the other in their respective bombastic press conferences. In the end, analysts said there was a clear...

video game energy usage
2014-05-17 04:39:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The current generation of video game consoles are on pace to cost American consumers more than $1 billion annually in electricity bills, with $400 million of that coming when the systems are in standby mode, according to a new Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) report released Friday. According to the NRDC, the combined energy usage of the Nintendo Wii U, the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Microsoft Xbox One consume two to three...

2014-05-09 16:26:44

DALLAS, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Connected Living Room Market by Products (Smart/3D, LED/LCD/OLED TV, set top box, Home theater (Projector, Audio Equipment), Blu-ray player, Gaming console), Technology (Processor, Memory, Sensor, Connectivity) & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the total Connected Living Room Market is expected to cross $957.65 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR...

2014-05-02 23:07:21

Specialist video game comparison company, Video Game Compare, is now offering access to big discounts on many video games, enabling consumers to save big money on their purchases Essex, UK (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Specialist video game information portal, Video Game Compare, is now offering website visitors access to some huge savings on the cost of a variety of video games for a range of different consoles, giving consumers the opportunity to save big money on the cost of their games. A wide...

2014-03-26 16:27:08

DALLAS, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Connected Living Room Market by Products [Smart/3D, LED/LCD/OLED TV, set top box, Home theater (Projector, Audio Equipment), Blu-ray player, Gaming console], Technology (Processor, Memory, Sensor, Connectivity), & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the total digital living room market is expected to cross $357.24 Billion by 2020 growing at...

2014-03-26 04:21:27

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8c2qk5/global_gaming) has announced the addition of the "Global Gaming Console Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8c2qk5/global_gaming ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The availability of multi-functional gaming consoles is the latest trend emerging in the Global Gaming Console market....

2014-02-18 12:27:02

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the launch of its successful foray into the world of children's electronics and high tech products, and in the spirit of market innovations such as the first Windows children's educational computer and the first line of Android(TM) tablets designed for younger users, Lexibook® today announces the launch of the world's first Android(TM) educational and entertainment living room console designed especially for children aged 3 years and up....

2014-01-28 12:33:51

DUBLIN, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9xkz84/gesture_and) has announced the addition of the "Gesture and Motion Enabled CE Devices: 2014 Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9xkz84/gesture_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Gesture control is separate from motion control, in that there is no physical device needed on the...

2014-01-23 23:01:52

The aftermath of gaming consoles after CES released today by First Class Posting. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is the annual event in which the entire technology industry has their eyes on Las Vegas to see what futuristic gadgets and technologies will be coming to consumers in the year to come. While CES typically has at least some presence of gaming consoles and technology, it is typically not the main focus of the event. However, the 2014 CES has been...

2014-01-02 08:21:34

LONDON, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Worldwide Connected Game and Entertainment Console and Connected Smart TV, Microconsole, and Set-Top Box Gaming 2013-2017 Forecast This IDC study primarily considers the prospects for the connected video game and entertainment console marketplace through 2017. It includes a breakout of North America from a combined the rest of the world (ROW) region and distinguishes connected console...


Latest Video game console Reference Libraries

Nintendo Wii U
2013-08-10 09:31:20

The Wii U is a video game console released on November 18, 2012, in North America, November 30, 2012 in the PAL region, and December 8, 2012 in Japan. It is manufactured by Nintendo to compete against the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One. As of March 31, 2013, 3.45 million Wii Us have been sold worldwide. In the US 400,000 units were sold in the first week of release. Over 40,000 units were sold on the first weekend in the UK, and in the month of December, over 600,000 were sold in...

Nintendo Wii
2013-08-10 09:19:39

The Wii is a video game console developed by Nintendo and released on November 19, 2006. It is the successor to Nintendo’s Game Cube and the early models of the Wii are compatible with all games and most accessories of the Game Cube. Nintendo first announced the system in 2004, unveiled it in 2005 and demonstrated a prototype in September 2005 at the Tokyo Game Show. By December 8, 2006, the Wii was available in key markets. In 2011, Nintendo released a new model, the “Wii Family...

Xbox 360
2013-08-10 07:13:01

The Xbox 360 is the second generation video game console produced by Microsoft. It was released on November 22, 2005 in the US and Canada, on December 2, 2005 in Europe, and December 10, 2005 in Japan. In the first year of the system’s release, it was sold in 36 countries; it has sold over 77 million units worldwide. Several versions of the Xbox 360 were released. The original Xbox 360 Premium 20 GB was released in November 2005 and discontinued July 13, 2008. The Xbox 360 Elite 120 GB...

Ouya
2013-08-06 15:52:20

The Ouya is a video game console developed by OUYA Inc. and manufactured by Boxer8. It was announced on July 3, 2012 as a new home video game console. On July 10, 2012 a kickstarter campaign was released in an effort to see how many people there were interested in the system. During the kickstarter program the fundraising goal was reached within the first eight hours, and in the first 24 hours it attracted a backer every 5.59 seconds to become the record holder for the best first day...

Magnavox Odyssey 2
2013-08-06 15:34:13

The Magnavox Odyssey 2 is a video game console released in 1978 by Magnavox/Philips. It was sold under many different names -- in Europe it was known as the Philips Videopac G7000, in Brazil as the Philips Odyssey, in the United States as the Magnavox Odyssey 2 and also as the Philips Odyssey 2. The original system, the Odyssey, produced by Magnavox, was the first video game system released in the early 1970s. The Odyssey 2 was noted for its ability to customize the game for the...

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