Upon release of the annual industry results of IGEA, it has been announced that the PS4 was the highest selling console of 2015. In Australia, the PS4 accounts for 59% of the current generation of consoles sold which includes the Wii U, PS4 and Xbox One.
Further to this, Sony have announced that the month of December and in particular Xmas week were both the higher performing sales-wise in playstation History. This was reflected globally with 5.9 million units sold during period.
Michael Ephraim, Managing Director, Sony Computer Entertainment Australia said
“We are so proud to see the performance of the entire PlayStation business continue to go from strength to strength, especially as PS4 continues to break records as the fastest selling console in Australian PlayStation history. We are excited to welcome the inclusion of PlayStation VR, that will again elevate our proposition by pushing the boundaries of innovative technology. Our community holds an invaluable role in making PlayStation the success it is and we’re incredibly grateful and proud to enjoy these achievements with them.”