Posts Tagged ‘console sales’

Sony announces that the PS4 has sold over 6 million units

by Charlie Grammeron March 4, 2014
Just last month Sony had revealed that their newest console had sold 5.3 million copies worldwide, and now, with March just beginning, they’ve revealed that they’ve successfully sold over .7 million more units, surpassing the 6 million mark. This is due in no small part to last week’s Japan launch, but Sony is still surprised. […]

Sony announces over 5.3 million PS4s have sold worldwide

by Charlie Grammeron February 18, 2014
Today Sony has made an announcement that is sure to bring a smile to the face of any Sony fan. Despite not having released their newest console in Japan as of yet, Sony has officially sold more than 5.3 million units worldwide. This number is impressive, and is far beyond what the company had predicted. […]

PlayStation Vita sales surge since release of PlayStation 4

by Charlie Grammeron December 20, 2013
Ever since the release of Sony’s newest console, their latest handheld has surged in sales. There could be a few reasons for this, but one of the most likely could very well be the Remote Play features. Senior product manager Ben Law stated (via Videogamer), “PS Vita sales wise we are continuing to see strong week-on-week growth […]

PS4 and Xbox One quickly suprass Wii U in sales

by Charlie Grammeron December 20, 2013
Both Microsoft’s and Sony’s newest consoles have already outsold Nintendo’s Wii U, despite Nintendo’s console surging 340 percent since the price drop in September, as well as the arrival of several games, such as Super Mario 3D World. David Cole of DFC Intelligence says that while that more than triple increase sounds fantastic, the fact […]

Microsoft announces that Xbox one sells over 2 million units

by Charlie Grammeron December 11, 2013
  Though the console only launched 18 days ago, Microsoft has announced today that the Xbox One has already sold over 2 million consoles to consumers worldwide. This means that, worldwide, Microsoft is averaging over 111,111 units sold every day. Corporate vice president of strategy and marketing for Microsoft’s Xbox division, Yusuf Mehdi, stated, ““We continue to be […]

From launch, Xbox One will at least break even

by Charlie Grammeron September 6, 2013
Recently, Yusuf Mehdi revealed that every sale of Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One will break even at the very least. He suggested taht the console will actually make a profit off of each and every unit sold from the launch. This may not sound newsworthy, but it should be noted that many consoles tend to be […]