Over 3M PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sold in UK, Says GAME

By   /   Mar 25, 2015

GAME, a UK based retailer is quite popular among the gamers in the region. Recently, they published their half year results for the financial year 2014/15 to boast of all that they have achieved over the course of the last six months.

However, that was not the only thing they shared.

According too figures provided by their financial reports, the latest generation of consoles, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have managed to sell over three million units combined in the United Kingdom!

While they were not discussing the sales of latest generation consoles in specific (only their own performance in relation to them), they did reveal a bit about them in this sentence:

The intense promotional activity seen over our peak period drove rapid consumer adoption of the latest generation of consoles, with the installed base of Xbox One and PlayStation 4 owners in the UK reaching over three million units by the end of January, significantly ahead of our expectations.

However, that figure represents both consoles and doesn’t answer the one burning question that diehard fans of both Microsoft and Sony ask i.e. which one sold more?

We might not have the exact figures but we can estimate. It was back in November 2014 when the Xbox One reached one million in sales. Whereas PlayStation 4 had reached the same figure in September 2014.

With around three months’ gap between the feats, the mathematician in me suggests that the difference between their sales could be anywhere between 0.2 million and 0.5 million with PlayStation 4 taking the lead.

So what do you say, is that in line with the performance of the consoles?

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now


The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More