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Latest PS4 sales: 5.9 million units sold worldwide during holiday season

Rolling in the moolah...

Sony has announced strong sales for PS4 and its games during the holiday season 2017. Here’s everything that happened during the busy season:

PS4 Sales

  • PS4 has sold more than 5.9 million units (slightly down from 6.2m last year)
  • PS4 has now cumulatively sold more than 73.6 million units as of December 31st, 2017
  • More than 55.9 million PS4 games were sold in retail stores worldwide and through digital downloads. That’s a total of 645.0 million copies sold as of December 31, 2017

Sony’s cheery John Kodera, President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, had this to say:

“Thanks to the continued support from our fans across the globe, we are honored to announce remarkable sales during the holiday season. I would like to express my deepest gratitude to our community and our partners for helping us achieve such phenomenal milestones. We promise our unwavering commitment to bring more amazing experiences to our fans.”

– Daragh Says –

It’s good to see the gaming industry do so well at the moment, especially as dedicated consoles were, at one point, predicted to lose major ground to mobile devices. Here’s to a great 2018 ahead!