Sony have announced that they have sold 5.7 million units throughout the 2015 holiday period. This takes the amount of global PS4 units sold to 35.9 as of January 3rd, 2016. Sony also announce that in this same period, 35 million PS4 games were sold through retail stores and through digital downloads. Further to this, PlayStation Plus subscriptions were up 60%.
“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,” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “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, includingUNCHARTED 4: A Thief’s End, Horizon Zero Dawn and The Last Guardian, this coming year.”