Sony announces soaring sales on Black Friday
Here is the news information a lot of us have been waiting for. I have been excited to see how well the PlayStation 3 and Vita bundles did on black Friday considering they were advertising them hard on Amazon and a lot of other big sites and stores.
Black Friday bundle sales increased by 15%, and total PlayStation 3 sales including hardware, peripherals, and software, grew 9% over the sales last year. The Ultimate PlayStation 3 Bundle that included a 250GB PlayStation 3, the Uncharted dual pack, Infamous collection for $199 quickly sold out with stores and sites across the U.S. Their sales of these units were 525,000. This was during the Black Friday week.
Black Friday was also really good to the PlayStation Vita, retailers had awesome bundles for sale like the Lego Batman bundle, Assassins Creed Liberation bundle, and the Black Ops: Declassified bundle. One bundle in particular was sold by Amazon, which came with Assassins Creed Liberation, White Vita, 4GB Memory card, 3 months of plus, and PlayStation All Stars for $180 a spectacular price on this and it was sold out within 5 hours on Amazon. Not knowing how many Amazon had to sell it sounds like anything that sells out on a deal like this is a good thing! The final sales number for the Black Friday week for the Vita is 160,000 units.
Sony is very pleased on the impact it had on Black Friday and were happy to see the units they sold.
So tell us what you picked up this year and how good the deal was below!