PS4 Sells 1 Million Consoles In First 24 Hours

PS4 Sells 1 Million Consoles In First 24 Hours(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Since its launch three days ago, the PlayStation4 has quickly become Sony’s fastest selling console ever. This console is the first gaming system that Sony has released in seven years.

Sony’s president of worldwide studios for Computer entertainment, Shuhei Yoshida, addressed the twitter world on Saturday by posting, “PS4 has sold through over 1 million units within 24 hours of the launch in North America!!!”

A report from The Verge states that a number of consoles have been affected by the “blue light of death”, meaning that the consoles do not put out a video signal or boot up.

Meanwhile, Amazon reviews on the PS4 show that 40 percent of users are complaining about hardware failure. Sony has not released an official statement about the affected devices.

The PS4 will be released in Europe and Australia Nov. 29th and in Japan in early 2014.