Monday, January 25, 19:38
Home inet Earnings for PS4 games almost doubled during the pandemic!

Earnings for PS4 games almost doubled during the pandemic!

Sony doubled revenue from gaming sales for PS4 consoles, which reached 91 million pandemic.

sony revenue
Earnings for PS4 games almost doubled during the pandemic!

Unsurprisingly, people have spent a lot money in video games during the pandemic Covid-19. In its latest financial gains, Sony stated that 91 million PS4 games sold during the three-month period, until June 30, 2020. This is an increase 83% at 49,8 million sales reported for the same quarter last year.

The company's exclusive games also had impressive sales, delivering 18,5 million copies, which were boosted by its long-awaited sequel. The Last of Us, N. In the same period last year, sales were at 11,7 million.

Many PS4 owners were "stuck" indoors, so it's no surprise that 74% of games purchased electronically in the previous quarter. In addition, the subscription service PS Plus has now reached 44,9 million members, up from 41,5 million.

While the software is growing, the hardware continues to decline. The company sold 1,9 million PS4s consoles during the quarter, and may have increased from the previous quarter (1,4 million) but decreased by 41% compared to the same period last year (3,2 million). The old system will soon be replaced by PS5, which is scheduled to be released during the holiday season.

ps4
Earnings for PS4 games almost doubled during the pandemic!

«Although factors such as restrictions on work from home and restrictions on international travel remain, the necessary steps are being taken and preparations are underway for the launch of the console scheduled for the 2020 holiday season., "Sony told investors in its earnings report today.

However, the Gaming was a strong point for Sony this quarter. The division recorded sales of about $ 5,7 billion during the quarter, up from about $ 4,3 billion reported in the same period last year.

Almost every other part of the business managed by PS4 maker Sony, including TVs, smartphone, cameras and film, revenues fell from year to year.

LEAVE ANSWER

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

SecNews
SecNewshttps://www.secnews.gr
In a world without fences and walls, who needs Gates and Windows

LIVE NEWS

iPhone: How to see which apps have access to your contacts

Some iPhone privacy issues go deeper than accessing your contacts list, which exposes your contacts to ...

COVID-19: Google makes vaccination clinics available

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said Monday that the company will make its facilities available to become clinics ...

Netflix offers "studio quality" audio upgrade on Android

Do not be surprised if Netflix sounds better the next time you run a marathon with rows on your Android phone ...

Will Bitcoin return to $ 40.000? There is concern!

Bitcoin lovers who take his return above the level of $ 40.000 for granted have been worried because the demand ...

Avaddon ransomware: Its operators threaten with DDoS attacks to get ransom!

Lately, more and more ransomware gangs tend to threaten their targets with DDoS attacks in order to secure profits ....

Volunteer firefighters will be trained through VR simulation

Volunteer firefighters in the Australian state of Victoria will soon have access to the virtual reality (VR) training that will be available in ...

Tesla: Accuses its former employee of stealing her confidential data!

On January 23, Tesla sued former employee Alex Khatilov for stealing 26.000 confidential documents, including trade secrets. The software ...

SpaceX launched 143 satellites simultaneously

SpaceX broke every record with its last spacecraft mission into orbit. The company successfully launched the Transporter-1 mission ...

Sony may resurrect the Xperia Compact to compete with Apple

Have you seen the iPhone 12 mini and wish there was an Android equivalent to this small but powerful smartphone? Can the desire ...

Artificial intelligence (AI) may one day be used against us

AI algorithms offer us the news we read, the ads we see, and in some cases even drive cars ...