PlayStation 4 Sells Huge Through The 2015 Holiday Season


Sony announced today that during the Holiday season that the PlayStation 4 had sold through 5.7 million consoles. The period of sales was between 11/23/15 to 1/3/16. Also announced was worldwide sales had reached over 35.9 million worldwide. To go along with the new hardware sales PS Plus subscriptions also rose over 60 percent during the time frame compared to last year. Also console software was a strong seller in this time frame, selling more than 35 million unts between retail sales and digital downloads.

“We are absolutely delighted that so many customers have selected PS4 as the best place to play throughout this holiday season and that the PS4 community is growing more than ever,” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “We remain steadfast in our commitment to deliver innovative entertainment experiences, and look forward to bringing an unprecedented games portfolio from third party developers and publishers and SCE Worldwide Studios, including UNCHARTED 4: A Thief’s End, New Hot Shots Golf (working title) and The Last Guardian, this coming year.”

Written by Shawn Hiers

Shawn Hiers

Disabled gamer. Married Father of 5, and playing since the Atari days. I have a passion for all things Lego and an avid Toy Collector. I am also an huge Doctor Who Fan and can talk all things Who for hours 🙂

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