At this early stage with the next-generation consoles, Sony isn't concerned if rivals Microsoft or Nintendo end up selling more units because the overall industry is benefiting from very strong demand, Karraker said.
"Are we worried about strong sales of the Wii or Xbox 360? Not really," he stated. "It was a great year for the industry overall. With the tide all ships rise."
They did claim that 2007 would bring about many beneficial changes to the PS3, particularly the solution to the Blu-ray laser production issues. At the end of March we'll be able to see whether their estimates pan out or not.