Key points from Sony's results
- Gaming sales up 22% in first six months
- Net profit doubles during first half of fiscal year
- US crackdown on Huawei puts image sensor business under pressure
- Hope of strong debut for PlayStation 5 console next month
TOKYO -- Sony said it expects full-year net profit to grow 37% after a strong second quarter, improving from its previous forecast of a slight decline, as pandemic-related demand boosted gaming revenue.