Sony Corp. this week said it sold more than a half million Playstation 3 Black Friday bundles this month.
During Black Friday week, the PS3 Black Friday bundle sold 525,000 units at U.S. retail.
The company said Black Friday bundle sales increased 15 percent from the year prior. In addition, hardware, software, and peripheral sales increased nine percent from one year ago.
The PS3 Black Friday Bundle included the PS3 250GB SKU, Uncharted Dual Pack with Uncharted and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Infamous Collection, and a 30-day trial Playstation Plus Membership at $199.99.
Sony in the fall launched two brand new PS3 SKUs to retail.
The Playstation 3 Slim 500GB Assassin’s Creed Bundle includes the PS3 500GB CECH-4000 hardware, Assassin’s Creed III, 30-day Playstation Plus Membership and Dualshock 3 Controller at $299.99.
The Playstation 3 Slim 250GB Uncharted 3 Bundle, released in late Sept., includes the new, slim PS3 250GB hardware SKU, Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception: Game of the Year Edition, and the digital title Dust 514 at $269.99.