What’s Up PlayStation Nation,
Fresh off an exciting weekend of PSX news and surprises! Sony Interactive Entertainment has officially announced today that the PlayStation4 (PS4™ and PS4 Pro) has cumulatively sold through more than 50 million units to consumers worldwide as of December 6, 2016. Sony has stated via press release:
Having enjoyed the best ever Black Friday week in the history of PlayStation. This includes the sales of PlayStation4 Pro, a high-end system that supports cutting-edge imaging technology, which launched last month.
With a vast array of exciting software titles from 3rd party developers and publishers as well as from SIE Worldwide Studios (SIE WWS), PS4 software sales also remain strong, with more than 369.6 million copies sold in retail stores globally and through digital downloads on PlayStation®Store as of December 4, 2016.
“We’re truly delighted that the PS4 community continues to flourish since launch three years ago.” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment. “With tremendous support from our fans and partners across the globe, this year we were able to deliver an unprecedented lineup of hardware such as the new slimmer PS4, PS4 Pro and PlayStation VR. We will continue to provide the best gaming experiences available through our ground-breaking software lineup and network services, as we focus on accelerating our business and expanding the PS4 ecosystem.”
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