Sony Interactive Entertainment announced today that the PlayStation 4 console is now at 53.4 million in global sales after a strong 2016 holiday season that saw the console sell over 6.2 million units.
According to Sony, PlayStation 4 software sold through 50.4 million units over the same 2016 holiday season period with 8.7 million in global sales coming from Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End as of January 1. The 50.4 million in software sales includes both retail and digital downloads on PlayStation Store as of January 1, 2017.
Here’s a quote from Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment:
“We are truly grateful for the tremendous support from our fans and partners, which has helped to make this holiday season one of the best in our history. We will aim to continue the momentum this year by broadening the PS4 title portfolio, further enriching the revolutionary gaming experiences on PlayStation VR and high quality gaming experience on PlayStation4 Pro, while also expanding network services. We will remain steadfast in making the PS4 the best place to play.”
The PlayStation 4 system is currently available in 123 countries and regions worldwide.