With the recent sells numbers released, Sony had revealed that over 5.3 million units of the PS4 have been sold since its launch in November 2013 worldwide. Sony had previously forecast that the PS4 would hit 5 million units by the end of March 2014, this is a goal that the company has surpassed ahead of schedule.
Breaking: Sony Computer Entertainment announces 5.3 million PS4 sales worldwide #GreatnessAwaits
- PlayStation (@PlayStation) February 18, 2014
It seem that Sony accomplished that within just 3 months into the PS4′s life cycle, impressive isn't it? Aside from that, the system has yet to even land in its home territory yet.
As of January January 23rd, Microsoft revealed 3.9 million Xbox One consoles has been sold worldwide. Making the PS4 sales exceed "nearly double" Xbox One sales figures. The PS4 sales will get an higher boost once released into Japan on February 22nd, 2014.