Sony introduced immediately that it has now offered over 112.three million PlayStation four consoles. The information got here as a part of Sony’s newest monetary outcomes, which is for the quarter ending on June 30.
That quantity was at 110.four million the final time Sony reported it in May. The PlayStation four launched in 2013. Since then, it has develop into some of the profitable consoles of all time. The PlayStation 2, which offered over 155 million items, is the one dwelling console that has it beat.
PlayStation four gross sales will possible decelerate with the approaching launch of the PlayStation 5, which Sony will launch in some unspecified time in the future this vacation season.
Sony additionally revealed that 74% of its gross sales in the course of the quarter had been digital. Many avid gamers have switched to purchasing their video games digitally in the course of the pandemic, because it’s safer than going to a retailer and shopping for a bodily disk. Sony additionally famous that over 45 million individuals are subscribed to PlayStation Plus, its premium subscription service that permits for on-line multiplayer together with different perks.