PlayStation 4 Sales Climb
Although the Xbox One set sales records for the Microsoft Xbox product line during last year, recent data reveals that the PlayStation 4 was the most purchased console for the month of January, 2014. No numerical values were noted from research firm The NDP Group when comparing PlayStation 4 sales figures to that of the Xbox One, however, the group did state that the PlayStation 4 sold more consoles than its main competitor. A separate Bloomberg report stated that the PlayStation 4 gaming console sold nearly twice as many units as the Xbox One during the first month of this year.
Data released shows that hardware sales as a whole were up 17 percent when compared with the same time last year, totaling $241 million.