Sony Interactive Entertainment (hereinafter, SIE) announced on June 4 that it has exceeded 20 million units worldwide on the number of PlayStation 5 main unit. In addition, comments were received about the increase in production. Gamesindustry.biz reports.
PlayStation 5 is Sony’s next-generation home-use game console released on November 12, 2020. According to the announcement, the aircraft has sold 20 million units in the worldwide for about a year and a half since its release. The PlayStation 4, which has exceeded 20 million units sold in a year and a half since its release, is a bit less than that, but is approaching it.
Veronica Rogers, SIE Global Sales & Business Operation SVP, has commented on the achievement of this milest1. Since the launch of PS5, the company has been grateful to users, saying that he has been working hard to deliver the next-generation game experience to users. On the other hand, comments on users who have not obtained PS5 again. This year, he said that the production of PS5 is planning to increase production significantly. He also continued his efforts to reach all the people seeking PS5.
PS5 continues to be out of stock, mainly in Japan. Last month, he mentioned the PS5 sales volume in the Sony Group’s business announcement. In fiscal 2022, the goal was to sell 18 million units within the year. On the other hand, there was also a view that this sales volume was slightly not enough for the current demand for PS5 (related articles). It is not clear whether Rogers stated in this 18 million plan. In any case, it is a word that wants fans seeking the aircraft to want.