Sony aiming to sell 5 million PlayStation 4s by March 2014


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Sony are hoping to burst out of the next-generation console gates, aiming to sell five million PlayStation 4 consoles by the end of their fiscal year 2013, which ends on March 31, 2014. The news was revealed during Sony's Tokyo...

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Sony has had historic production problems at console lunch. I'm sure they will sell PS4 better this go around given Microsoft's higher price. The key is titles. Will there be anything interesting to play? (Other than COD Ghosts /Assassins Creed, which will become available on previous console systems.)


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If Sony have predicted to sell 5 million they must have faith in producing that many consoles. I reckon they will succeed, I sure as hell plan on getting one mid March, I wonder what the pre-order number is?


9Nails, TechSpot Paladin, said:

Sony has had historic production problems at console lunch.

Speaking with Fox Business about the PlayStation 4, president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America Jack Tretton discussed the company’s plans for the console’s launch. “We want to make sure consumers have an opportunity to buy one on Nov. 15 and through the holidays,” Tretton said. “So we’re holding back some inventory to make sure people have an opportunity to buy one when they come in on launch day.”

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