PS4 Shipments Reach 102.8 Million Units Worldwide - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 December 2019 / 2,716 Views
Sony announced lifetime shipment figures for the PlayStation 4 have hit 102.8 million units as of September 30, 2019. The figure was revealed in Sony's earning report for the second quarter of the fiscal year 2019.
2.8 million PlayStation 4 consoles were shipped during the quarter. That is down by 1.1 million during the same period a year ago, where 3.9 million were shipped. Sony also shipped 6 million PlayStation 4 consoles for the first half of the 2019 fiscal year.
Sony has also lowered its forecast of PlayStation 4 consoles shipped for the current fiscal year from 15 million consoles to 13.5 million consoles.
PlayStation 4 software dropped 13.8 million year-on-year to 61.3 million games sold during the second quarter. 37 percent of those sales were software digital downloads. That is an increase over 28 percent a year ago.
PlayStation Plus subscribers increased by 2.6 million to 36.9 million as of September 30, 2019.
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