PS5 has now sold 1 million units in the UK, three weeks faster than PS4

this PS5 Only 39 weeks later, it sold more than 1 million units in the UK. This makes it the fastest selling game console in PlayStation history in the UK.


According to retail and sales tracking agency GfK, the sales milestone was reached in August. PS5 achieved this goal three weeks earlier than its predecessor PS4.according to GamesIndustry.biz, Until July, the sales of PS4 were actually ahead of PS5, largely because of the limited availability of the latter.

The fortunes of the PS5 changed when more inventory became widely available-although the console was still subject to severe supply constraints in the UK and elsewhere. Behind PS5 is Nintendo Switch, followed by Xbox Series X and S.

In the four weeks to August 28, a total of 151,500 game consoles were sold in the UK, and 1.4 million units have been sold for the whole year so far-more than a third more than in 2020.

Since its launch in November last year, PlayStation 5 has been breaking various records for Sony and the broader game console business. It quickly became Sony’s largest game console ever released, and it sold more than any other game console in American history at the time of its release.

So far, the global sales of PS5 far exceed 10 million units, and with the quarterly updates, this number is steadily increasing.