PlayStation Portable

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PlayStation Portable
Type Handheld
Manufacturer Sony Computer Entertainment
Distributor Sony Computer Entertainment Australia
Released September 1, 2005
Generation Sixth generation
Userbase 670,000

Notes

  • Q4/Christmas 2006 sales - 55,850[1]
  • Launched September 1, 2005 for $429.95. Value pack included 32mb memory stick. 32MB Memory Stick Duo, Battery Pack, Headphones with Remote Control, AC Adaptor, Wrist strap, cloth and a video/music/game sampler Universal Media Disc (UMD) including several non-interactive game demos. A copy of Spider-Man 2, on UMD Video will be available as an extra value offer to early purchasers of PlayStation Portable, who register their PSP and order their Spider-Man 2 UMD Video through www.yourpsp.com.au [1] ( www.yourpsp.co.nz [2]), the official SCEE web portal for PlayStation Portable.[2]
  • Sales expectations - $100million - 250K units. Launch price dropped to $399.95[3]
  • Q2 2007 - 20,068 sold. 288,757 LTD.
  • Q3 2007 sales: 28,374 Total install base: 317,442
  • 2011 670,000 sold.

Launch Titles

  • Ape Academy
  • Colin McRae Rally 2005
  • Darkstalkers Chronicle: Chaos Tower
  • Dynasty Warriors
  • Everybody's Golf
  • Fired Up
  • Formula One Grand Prix
  • Lumines
  • MediEvil: Resurrection
  • Metal Gear Acid
  • Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition
  • Namco Museum: Battle Collection
  • NBA Street: Showdown
  • Need for Speed: Underground Rivals
  • NFL Street 2: Unleashed
  • Ridge Racer
  • Spider-Man 2
  • Tony Hawk's Underground 2 Remix
  • Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade
  • V8 Supercars 2
  • Virtua Tennis World Tour
  • Wipeout Pure
  • World Snooker Challenge 2005
  • World Tour Soccer Challenge Edition

Hardware

  • PSP Go not stocked by EB

AU Bundles and Hardware

  • PSP 1000 Black, White
  • PSP 2000 Black, White, Silver
  • PSP 3000 Black, White, Red
  • PSP 3002 Black, Silver
  • PSPGo Black, White
  • Yellow PSP-2000 w/ The Simpsons Game
  • Black PSP-3002 w/ FIFA World Cup 2010
  • PSPGo w/ 10 games
  • Turquiose Green PSP-3000 w/ LittleBigPlanet
  • Radiant Red PSP-3002 w/ Toy Story 3
  • Blue PSP-3000 w/ Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince
  • Lilac PSP-3000 w/ Hannah Montana
  • Silver PSP-2000 w/ Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII
  • Black PSP-3000 w/ Gran Turismo
  • Silver PSP-2000 w/ God of War: Chains of Olympus
  • Silver PSP-3002 w/ Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands
  • Black PSP-3000 w/ LEGO Batman
  • Silver PSP-3000 w/ Resistance Retribution

AU Exclusives

  • AFL Challenge
  • Rugby League Challenge

References

  1. Howard, J. (2007, January 21). Nintendo a winner. Herald Sun
  2. GamePro Staff. (2005, April 26). PSP To Launch in Australia & New Zealand September 1. IDG Data
  3. Sony unveils PSP for Oz. (2005, August 16). Gold Coast Bulletin.