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3 Feburary.Tokyo, Japan
PlayStation 5 sales reached 4.5 million units by end-December and Sony expects to sell 7.6 million by the end of March. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Sony's net profit jumped 87% in April-December from the same period earlier, to $10 billion
  • Sony's full-year sales are now projected at 8.8 trillion yen, up from 8.5 trillion yen forecast in October
  • Sony's animation unit Aniplex also scored a box-office triumph with the anime epic 'Demon Slayer'

13 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
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The Sony PlayStation 5 was launched on January 12 at 12 noon  and it sold out within a few minutes after it was out! Here are the details. 

12 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
The Play Station 5 will be made available for pre-order from Wednesday, January 13 in India. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@PlayStationEurope)

Before Sony’s next gen console, the Play Station 5 goes up for pre-order from January 13, here are a few things you should know before going for it. 

11 January.Las Vegas, NV, USA
The new format will be a challenge for the event. (Picture credits: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • The 2021 Consumer Electronics Show begins on Monday
  • 1,800 exhibitors are scheduled to participate in the event
  • CES has more than 300 speakers lined up

5 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Kapil Sharma is best known for 'The Kapil Sharma Show'. (Picture credits: Twitter/@KapilSharmaK9)

  • The 39-year-old comedian and producer announced the news on Twitter
  • Further details about the project are awaited
  • 'I always wanted to be on Netflix but I didn't have their number,' Sharma jokingly said

1 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The PlayStation 5 launches in India on February 2. (Representational image: Unsplash)

  • Pre-orders are set to go off on 12 PM on January 12, 2021
  • PS5 had its international release earlier on November 12, 2020
  • The first countries to gain access to the console included Australia, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand etc

30 December 2020
The Japanese conglomerate Sony is rumoured to be acquired by Microsoft in a billion dollar deal. Photo Credit: (Unsplash)

  • Rumours started doing rounds that Microsoft has acquired the Japanese conglomerate Sony in a $130 billion deal
  • The authenticity of this news remains to be in question
  • Neither Microsoft nor Sony have given out any official statement on the news of the acquisition. 

9 December 2020
2020 saw a surge in gaming during the pandemic-stricken months. (Photo: Unsplash)

  • Sales shot up for video game production giants like Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony in 2020
  • Alongside PC and console, mobile games also saw a boost in terms of players worldwide
  • Steam saw a growth of 130% in the multiplayer segment in the months of March and April

25 November 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Did any contestant win Rs 7 crore in KBC 12? Is there any KBC 7-crore winner in 2020? Will Anupa Das win the Rs 7 crore prize in KBC 12? Know the answers to all your questions right here!

17 November 2020
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Question and Answer, Television Day Special Amazon Quiz (17th November 2020) - Which company, in 1982, produced the first mass-produced pocket television: the Watchman?