Sony Corp. this week said sales for the Playstation 3 were solid in Jan. U.S. figures.
The company did not provide unit number sales for the console.
In addition, a hardware peripheral sales doubled due to a ‘Play Days’ promotion which discounted accessories like the Playstation Move below MSRP.
Sony in Jan. said it sold 6.5 million PS3 units in Q3, an increase of 200,000 units one year prior. PS3 software sales totaled 66.5 million units, an increase from 57.6 million units one year ago.
The Consumer Products and Services division, which includes the Playstation business, recorded revenue of $13.1 billion, down from $17.3 billion one year ago.