PS4 Continues to Outsell Xbox One, Now 7M to 5M
by Karl Utermohlen | April 18, 2014 3:17 pm
Sony (SNE) is winning the console battle over Microsoft (MSFT) as the PS4 outsold the Xbox One for the third consecutive month.
Over 7 million PlayStation 4 units have now been sold in the U.S. compared to 5 million of the Microsoft console. These figures apply only to consoles sold to retailers, not purchased by consumers.
Overall, both consoles have surpassed their last-gen equivalents. PS4 sales are up 94% compared to what they were five months after the launch of the PS3 back in 2007.
Meanwhile, Xbox One sales are up 56% over Xbox 360 at the same time post-launch.
SNE stock is down about 0.35% Friday and MSFT stock is down close to 1%.
More PS4 & Xbox One News
- Borderlands Pre-Sequel Is NOT Coming to Xbox One or PlayStation 4
- PlayStation 4 Will Be in Short Supply Until Summer
- PlayStation 4 Sales Hit 6 Million Milestone
- Walmart, Best Buy Cut Price for Xbox One
- List of 25 Indie Games Coming to Xbox One
- SNE: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=SNE
- MSFT: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=MSFT
- [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Wikipedia-ps4.jpg
- Wikipedia: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/73/DualShock3-in-Hand.jpg
- been sold: http://www.cnet.com/news/playstation-4-outsells-xbox-one-in-march-even-as-titanfall-leads-software-sales/
- Borderlands Pre-Sequel Is NOT Coming to Xbox One or PlayStation 4: http://investorplace.com/2014/04/borderlands-pre-sequel-xbox-one/#.U1F0pKiwXRE
- PlayStation 4 Will Be in Short Supply Until Summer: http://investorplace.com/2014/03/playstation-4-sne-stock-ps4/#.U0WRAaiwXRE
- PlayStation 4 Sales Hit 6 Million Milestone: http://investorplace.com/2014/03/playstation-4-sales-hit-6-million-milestone/#.U0WRBqiwXRE
- Walmart, Best Buy Cut Price for Xbox One: http://investorplace.com/2014/03/walmart-best-buy-xbox-one/#.U0WRFKiwXRE
- List of 25 Indie Games Coming to Xbox One: http://investorplace.com/2014/03/indie-games-xbox-one-msft-stock/#.U0WRFaiwXRE
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