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PlayStation® Hardware

Cumulative Worldwide Hardware Unit Sales (Sell-in)

PlayStation® More than 102.4 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PlayStation®2 More than 155.0 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) More than 76.4 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PlayStation®3 More than 87.4 million
(As of March 31, 2017)
PlayStation®4 More than 114.9 million
(As of December 31, 2020)
PlayStation®5 More than 4.5 million
(As of December 31, 2020)

*Sales data on PlayStation®Vita are not disclosed

Worldwide PlayStation®4 Hardware Unit Sales (Sell-in / Unit: million)

  Q1
(April - June)
Q2
(July - September)
Q3
(October – December)
Q4
(January - March)
FY
(April - March)
FY2013 - - 4.5 3.1 7.6
FY2014 2.8 3.4 6.4 2.3 14.8
FY2015 2.9 4.0 8.4 2.4 17.6
FY2016 3.5 3.9 9.7 2.9 20.0
FY2017 3.3 4.2 9.0 2.5 19.0
FY2018 3.2 3.9 8.1 2.6 17.8
FY2019 3.2 2.8 6.0 1.4 13.5
FY2020 1.9 1.5 1.4    

*Including returned and refurbished products

Worldwide PlayStation®5 Hardware Unit Sales (Sell-in / Unit: million)

  Q1
(April - June)
Q2
(July - September)
Q3
(October – December)
Q4
(January - March)
FY
(April - March)
FY2020 - - 4.5    

*Including returned and refurbished products
*Disclosed since FY2020.Q3

PlayStation® Software

Cumulative Worldwide Software Unit Sales (Sell-in)

PlayStation More than 962.0 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PlayStation®2 More than 1537.0 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) More than 331.0 million
(As of March 31, 2012)
PlayStation®3 More than 999.4 million
(As of March 31, 2019)

*Sales data on PlayStation®Vita are not disclosed

Worldwide PlayStation®4 Software Unit Sales (Sell-in / Unit: million)

  Q1
(April - June)
Q2
(July - September)
Q3
(October – December)
Q4
(January - March)
FY
(April - March)
FY2016 39.9 54.0 85.5 54.9 234.2
FY2017 45.9 76.1 92.8 59.4 274.2
FY2018 47.7 82.3 95.6 62.3 287.9
FY2019 49.8 70.6 83.3 64.9 268.7
FY2020 91 80.9      

*Including download-only titles, PS VR titles as well as software bundled with PS4 and software for PS VR (excluding certain regions)
*Last updated as of October 2020

Worldwide PlayStation®4 & PlayStation®5 Software Unit Sales (Sell-in / Unit: million)

  Q1
(April - June)
Q2
(July - September)
Q3
(October – December)
Q4
(January - March)
FY
(April - March)
FY2020 - - 103.7    

*Including download-only titles, PS VR titles as well as software bundled with PS4 and software for PS VR (excluding certain regions)

PlayStation™Network

PlayStation™Network’s Monthly Active Users※ 114 million
(As of December, 2020)
PlayStation®Plus Subscribers 47.4 million
(As of December 31, 2020)

※Estimated figures based on SIE research