PS5 No. 2 in Japan July 17 sales


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Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 5 ranked as the No. 2 top-selling video game hardware in the latest retail data from Japan.

Famitsu this week said the PS5 sold 12,545 units to rank as the No. 2 hardware between July 11 and July 17.

For the period, the PS5 sold 11,080 units and the PS5 Digital Edition sold 1,465 units.

Sony sold 11.5 million PS5 units in the fiscal year ending Mar. 31, 2022.

Operating income for the Game and Network Services division, which includes the PlayStation business, totaled $2.6 billion.

Hardware revenue totaled $6.4 billion, a 9.5 percent increase from the year prior.

The PS5 and PS4 sold 303.2 million software units for the fiscal year. Digital downloads totaled 66 percent of software sales.

Sony expects to sell 18 million PS5 units in fiscal year 2022.

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