Sony Computer Entertainment has revealed news that their flagship device, the PlayStation 4, is still steamrolling through the competition and selling like hotcakes. The latest sell through numbers put the PS4 at over 35.9 million consoles sold worldwide. 5.7 million of these consoles were sold during the 2015 holiday season.
In addition to that hardware news SCE added that over 35 million copies of PS4 software was also sold to consumers throughout the holiday season. PlayStation Plus subscriptions were up 60% as well. Massive numbers indeed.
Andrew House, SCEI President and Global CEO, was noted as saying the following when this news dropped, “We are absolutely delighted that so many customers have selected PS4 as the best place to play throughout this holiday season and that the PS4 community is growing more than ever. We remain steadfast in our commitment to deliver innovative entertainment experiences, and look forward to bringing an unprecedented games portfolio from third party developers and publishers and SCE Worldwide Studios…”
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