Sony: PS4 Sales Top 81.2 Million Units Worldwide - VGChartz
Sony: PS4 Sales Top 81.2 Million Units Worldwide

Sony: PS4 Sales Top 81.2 Million Units Worldwide - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 09 August 2018 / 4,093 Views

Sony Interactive Entertainment announced worldwide PlayStation 4 sales have surpassed 81.2 million units as of July 22, 2018. That would put sales in 2018 at 7.6 million units.

The announcement was made when Sony revealed more than 525.3 million PlayStation systems have been sold worldwide. 


"I would like to express my deepest gratitude for the continued support from our fans and business partners, who have all contributed to PlayStation’s rich history. Without our passionate community, we would not have been able to surpass this remarkable milestone of 500 million units." said John Kodera, SIE President and CEO.

"PlayStation 4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition has been created to represent our appreciation to our loyal fans. We will continue to make PlayStation the best place to play for all, as does our continued commitment to expanding our library of great games and variety of network services."

 A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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TheBlackNaruto (on 09 August 2018)

Wow 7.6 million already fro the year and the second half of the year is always bigger than the first half so they should do 17-18milion easy!

DialgaMarine (on 09 August 2018)

Spider Man plus RDR2 and BO4 bundles should definitely push some consoles.

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arthurchan35 (on 09 August 2018)

VG's tracking seems very accurate.

Errorist76 (on 10 August 2018)

pretty impressive really

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KazumaKiryu (on 10 August 2018)

Awesome, gratulation@best Games-Console. Maybe more than 90 million units, end of december ??! Its possible. In August Yakuza Kiwami 2, in september Spiderman and Dragon Quest XI, in october Red Dead Redemption 2 and many other big games. Fantastic time, good for us :)

LivingMetal (on 10 August 2018)

And whoever said exclusives don't make a difference...?