Sony pre-sold as many PS5 consoles in the first 12 hours in the United States as in the first 12 weeks for its predecessor PlayStation 4 device, the company said. Photograph:   Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP via Getty Images

Sony raised its annual profit outlook by 13 per cent on Wednesday after posting a record second-quarter profit, as its gaming business continued to ca(...)

Sony’s company headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph:  FRanck Robichon/EPA

Sony warned operating profit could fall 30 per cent or more in the current fiscal year as the coronavirus hampers production of devices like smartphon(...)

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Awaiting Sony chief executive Kenichiro Yoshida ahead of a news conference in Tokyo. Mr Yoshida is currently  looking for ways to spark growth. Photograph: Reuters

Sony cut its full-year revenue outlook, citing slower-than-anticipated sales of its PlayStation 4 games console, televisions and Xperia smartphones. (...)

There have been industry rumours that Sony might be planning a tablet that would connect to multiple devices. Photograph: Getty

The president of Sony has confirmed that the company is working on a successor to the PlayStation 4, as speculation intensifies over whether tradition(...)

Kenichiro Yoshida, chief executive of Sony, pauses during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg

Sony s aid on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion (€1.95 billion) to gain control of EMI, becoming the world’s biggest music publisher in an indus(...)

Net income will probably decline 46 per cent to 80 billion yen ($732 million) in the 12 months ending March 2017, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement on Tuesday. Photograph: Reuters

Sony forecast annual profit that fell short of estimates, hurt by costs to repair a factory that was damaged in the Kyushu earthquake, lost sales and (...)

Sony chief executive Kazuo Hirai: “This is the first time we’ve not paid a dividend and we feel that responsibility as management very heavily.” Photograph: AP Photo/Toru Takahashi

Sony sharply deepened its net loss estimate and said it would not pay a dividend this fiscal year for the first time since it listed in 1958, after it(...)

Visitors look at a Sony 4K Bravia liquid-crystal-display (LCD) TV on display at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, yesterday. Sony unexpectedly forecast an annual loss, the sixth in seven years, casting further doubt on chief executive officer Kazuo Hirai’s ability to revive the company. photograph: kyoshi ota/bloomberg

Sony unexpectedly forecast an annual loss, the sixth in seven years, casting further doubt on chief executive Kazuo Hirai’s ability to revive the comp(...)

A logo of Sony Corp is pictured at an electronic store in Tokyo . Photograph:Toru Hanai /Reuters

Sony said it would step up a broad restructuring this year to tackle bloated costs and exit some unprofitable businesses, hoping to put behind it year(...)