Playstation 4: 63.3 Million Consoles Distributed Since Launch – Sony Corporation announced financial results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year, namely the period from April 1 to June 30, 2017. Below, specifically, data from the Game & Network division , which obviously includes the PlayStation brand .
The company says it has distributed 3.3 million PlayStation 4s in the last quarter, with June 30, 63.3 million consoles have been distributed around the world since launch. During the reported period, sales grew 5.4% to 348.1 billion yen, but growth was largely due to the success of PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR and software sales for the two platforms. The decline in earnings, due to the price cut on hardware and the negative impact of the exchange rate between yen and dollar.
For the current fiscal year the company plans to distribute 18 million PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro units , with the goal of reaching 78 million consoles distributed on March 31, 2018.