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Sony - statistics & facts

Sony, or Sony Corporation, is a multinational corporation with headquarters situated in the Minato district of Tokyo. The company generated over 84 billion U.S. dollars in total annual revenue in 2020, with game and network services, financial services, semiconductors, and electronics as Sony’s most lucrative segments. While the company’s revenue has remained relatively stable over the years, the number of employees has decreased considerably over the last ten years from more than 160,000 to around 110,000.

Sony - Leader in the CE industry

As a global leader in consumer electronics, Sony is well known for manufacturing various products, including televisions, digital cameras, smartphones, and hearables. However, the company is most commonly associated with the widely popular line of home video game consoles under the gaming brand PlayStation. Sony registers three of its products in the top five video game consoles sold all-time, with Nintendo’s DS and Game Boy devices making up the rest. Europe is one of Sony’s most important regional markets for PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, with sales of over 48 million units as of 2021.

Film business affected by the Covid-19 pandemic

Alongside the manufacturing and sales of professional and consumer electronic devices, the Sony enterprise comprises a music division and a motion picture film segment. In 2021, Sony’s music segment revenue amounted to over eight billion U.S. dollars, while the company generated around seven billion U.S. dollars in revenue from its pictures segment. The company saw a considerable decrease in its pictures segment revenue in 2020 due to restrictions in the movie theatre industry caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Sony’s box office revenue in North America alone recorded its lowest figure in 2020 due to lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sony - statistics & facts

Sony, or Sony Corporation, is a multinational corporation with headquarters situated in the Minato district of Tokyo. The company generated over 84 billion U.S. dollars in total annual revenue in 2020, with game and network services, financial services, semiconductors, and electronics as Sony’s most lucrative segments. While the company’s revenue has remained relatively stable over the years, the number of employees has decreased considerably over the last ten years from more than 160,000 to around 110,000.

Sony - Leader in the CE industry

As a global leader in consumer electronics, Sony is well known for manufacturing various products, including televisions, digital cameras, smartphones, and hearables. However, the company is most commonly associated with the widely popular line of home video game consoles under the gaming brand PlayStation. Sony registers three of its products in the top five video game consoles sold all-time, with Nintendo’s DS and Game Boy devices making up the rest. Europe is one of Sony’s most important regional markets for PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, with sales of over 48 million units as of 2021.

Film business affected by the Covid-19 pandemic

Alongside the manufacturing and sales of professional and consumer electronic devices, the Sony enterprise comprises a music division and a motion picture film segment. In 2021, Sony’s music segment revenue amounted to over eight billion U.S. dollars, while the company generated around seven billion U.S. dollars in revenue from its pictures segment. The company saw a considerable decrease in its pictures segment revenue in 2020 due to restrictions in the movie theatre industry caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Sony’s box office revenue in North America alone recorded its lowest figure in 2020 due to lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic.

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