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PlayStation 4 Tops U.S. Video Game Console Sales

The PlayStation 4 is displayed at a Best Buy in Chicago. (Nam Y. Huh/AP Photo)
The PlayStation 4 is displayed at a Best Buy in Chicago. (Nam Y. Huh/AP Photo)

 

(USA Today) – The lean summer software lineup has done little to deter consumers from scooping up video game consoles, specifically the PlayStation 4.

Sales of video game hardware doubled in July, approaching $200 million for the month, according to the latest retail sales data from NPD Group.

Life-to-date sales of Microsoft’s Xbox One and the PS4 during its first nine months of availability were up nearly 80% compared to the same period of sales during the opening months of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, says NPD analyst Liam Callahan.

For the seventh consecutive month, PS4 was the top-selling video game console in the U.S. Earlier this week, Sony revealed the device crossed 10 million in global sales.

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