From June 1st Sony will cut the price of the PlayStation Vita by €50 (approximately £39.87/$62) in France.
If you already own a PlayStation Vita, Sony is offering a rebate for the full amount on any Vita purchased between June 1st to July 15th.
The is not a permanent price cut, however, but a temporary offer that will expire after July 15th.
“The PS Vita is the latest generation of handheld console and more than 1.8m have been sold worldwide since its launch,” SCE Europe VP Philippe Cardon stated. “Its innovations are numerous. With this offer we want to make it more accessible to the greatest number throughout the approaching summer vacation.”
By the end of March 2012, PlayStation Vita had sold 1.8 million units, with new Sony boss Kaz Hirai calling the figures “a good start”.
There has been no mention of whether the offer will be extended to other regions in the near future.