Sony Corp. this week said it will price cut the PlayStation 4 Pro at Japan retail.
Beginning Oct. 12, the PS4 Pro will sell at 39,980 yen, down from 44,980 yen.
The PS4 Pro includes 4K and HDR functionality. The hardware includes an 8-core AMD Jaguar CPU, GPU at 4.20 TFLOPS, 8GB GDDR5 RAM, and 1TB hard drive. Current PS4 titles are forward compatible with the PS4 Pro.
Between Apr. and June, the PS4 sold 3.2 million units. It sold 3.3 million units in the same period one year prior.
The PS4 has sold 82.2 million units at global retail to date.
Sony expects to sell 17 million PS4 units this fiscal year.