Speak for your small corner of Europe; it's not true for London and the UK.
I suspect there are more people setting foot within the Apple Store Regent Street alone than in all the Sony Centres in London put together!
People aren''t just looking, they're buying, so many visitors everywhere within the store!
There's Apple everywhere, Apple ads on the TV, Apple kit discussed on TV, radio, the blogs, the press. Apple kit given away as prizes.
I'm sorry, but Sony doesn't even...