Sales for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 ranked as the No. 1 hardware in Japan in the latest data from the region.
Media Create Co. this month reported the PS4 sold 31,071 units between Oct. 3 and Oct. 9 to rank No. 1 in overall hardware sales.
It sold 49,652 units the week prior.
BlazBlue: Central Fiction ranked as the No. 2 software selling 20,608 units for the week.
In Q1 2016, the Game and Network Services division, which includes the Playstation business, held an operating income of $427 million.
The PS4 sold 3.5 million units in the same period.
Sony in Nov. will sell the Playstation 4 Pro. It will include 4K and HDR functionality to improve graphics fidelity and utilize an 8-core AMD Jaguar CPU, GPU at 4.20 TFLOPS, 8GB GDDR5 RAM, and 1TB hard drive. Current PS4 titles will be forward compatible with the PS4 Pro.