As of December 6, more than 50 Million PlayStation 4 (PS4) units were sold worldwide, as announced by Sony Interactive Entertainment Hong Kong Limited Singapore Branch (SIES).
This marks a new milestone for Sony for having this year as their best ‘Black Friday’ week sales numbers.
Included in the count are all three versions of the PS4: the original model, the current “slim” system, and the PlayStation 4 Pro. The PS4 system is currently available in 122 countries.
“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, in a news release.
On the PS4 software sales, more than 369.6 million copies sold in retail stores globally, and via digital downloads on PlayStation®Store as of December 4, 2016.
The Playstation 4 software portfolio will continue to grow this holiday season and the coming years with highly anticipated games like Resident Evil 7 biohazard (CAPCOM CO., LTD.), FINAL FANTASY XV (SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.), Ryu Ga Gotoku 6 Inochi no Uta. (SEGA Games Co., Ltd.), The Last Guardian, Gravity Rush 2, Horizon Zero Dawn, and PlayStation®VR games such as Here They Lie (SIE WWS).
Adding to the list are the games from the indie community that deliver a variety of innovative new titles for PS4 including Touhou Shinpiroku ～ Urban Legend in Limbo (SUNFISH Co., Ltd.), and The Witness (Thekla, Inc.).
“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.” — Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment
Sony promises to expand the world of PS4 to deliver entertainment experiences that are only possible on PlayStation.