First released on November 15, 2013, the PlayStation 4 has surpassed 30.2 million units sold after two years on the market, Sony announced today.
Hitting 29.3 million after their most recent financial quarter, Sony says the more than 30.2 million is units sold through to consumers worldwide as of November 22, with the PS4 continuing “to demonstrate the fastest and strongest growth in PlayStation hardware history.”
Andrew House, President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment, talked about the milestone:
We are sincerely grateful that gamers across the globe have continued to choose PS4 as the best place to play since launch two years ago. We are committed to bringing engaging games and entertainment services to users worldwide. Thanks to the support of our partners, PS4 continues to be the premier platform for game and interactive entertainment innovation.
Sony adds that “the rapid expansion of the PS4 platform further reinforces the foundation of delivering compelling entertainment experiences,” and the 30.2 million owners “are spending more time playing games and enjoying entertainment content as the company further enriches content and services.”
“SCE will continue to expand the world of PS4 to deliver entertainment experiences that are only possible on PlayStation,” they conclude.
In total, the PS4 is available in 124 countries and regions worldwide.