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Sony invades Vietnam with PlayStations

As of 16 January, citizens of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam have been able to purchase Sony videogame consoles in their country. Vietnam is now the eighth Asian nation in which Sony sells its videogame hardware. PlayStation Portable is VND5,990,000 (USD320). The PlayStation 2 will retail for VND4,490,000 (USD240), while the PlayStation 3 is being sold for VND9,990,000 (USD530). Any way you cut it, that’s a lot of Dong.