Sony Corp displays PlayStation Portable in Tokyo.
Sony Computer Entertainment displays PlayStation Portable (PSP) in Tokyo September 21, 2004. Sony kept secret on Tuesday about the detail of its own handheld game machine PSP, such as its price and launch date, but it unveiled a plan to launch a new version of its popular PlayStation 2 (PS2) game console in the United States and Europe on November 1 at a price of $149 and 149 euros ($181) respectively. Following the overseas launch, Sony plans to start selling the smaller version of the PS2 in Japan on November 3 at around 20,000 yen ($182). REUTERS/Issei Kato IK/CP