Sony announces PS4 has sold over 6 million units
- Posted March 4th, 2014 at 04:40 EDT by Michael Harradence
PlayStation 4 has sold over six million units globally following its launch last November, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) has announced.
The figure includes 370,000 units moved in Japan following its launch there on February 22.
Software sales for Sony’s next-generation system have reached 13.7 million units across retail stores and digital download via the PlayStation Store.
Furthermore, PS4’s Share function has been used more than 100 million times, and 3.6 million gameplay broadcasts have been streamed via Twitch and Ustream.
“I am absolutely delighted that PS4 is off to such a great start in Japan,” said SCEI President and Group CEO, Andrew House. “The responses we have received for the PS4 system’s integrated social capabilities have been phenomenal, and I couldn’t be more thrilled that gamers are utilizing these unique features to engage, share, play and connect with users around the world. SCE will continue to expand the world of PlayStation by growing its library of breakthrough games and bringing more innovative features and services only possible on PS4.”