PlayStation 4 - the second best-selling console in the world: Sony reported success

Following Electronic Arts and Ubisoft, Sony reported success in the second quarter, which ended 30


What is known

PlayStation 4 Worldwide Nowis 102.8 million copies, and according to Wikipedia, the console now ranks second among home gaming systems. In the first place is the PlayStation 2.

According to Sony, 2 have been sold over the past quarter.8 million copies of the PS4, which is 1.1 million less than the same period last year. As a result, the Japanese lowered their forecasts, and now they plan to sell not 15 million PS4, but only 13.5 million.

At the same time, the services of the company showed growth. So, the number of PlayStation Plus users amounted to 36.9 million people, which is 2.6 million more than the same period last year. Game sales also fell. Over the past quarter, Sony sold 61.3 million copies of games for the PlayStation 4, which is 13.8 million less than the same period last year. Moreover, 37% of sales came from digital stores, whose share in 2018 was 28%.