Posted Jun. 12, 2013 at 6:18 a.m.

Premium Lock Showdown: Sony outmaneuvers Microsoft in new console battle

Published: 2013-06-12 06:18:41
Updated: 2013-06-12 06:18:41

Going virtual at E3 with headset An attendee wears the Oculus VR Inc. Rift virtual reality headset and an audio enabled helmet during the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. E3, a trade show for computer and video games, draws professionals to experience the future of interactive entertainment as well as to see new technologies and never-before-seen products. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

Sony gains the upper hand with fans and early sales against Microsoft, the console leader for the past two years. The Xbox One will sell for a premium-priced $499 and limit users' ability to buy, trade and resell games. Sony, once dominant in the industry, came in $100 cheaper and won't limit transactions, and has been rewarded with a boom in orders....

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