What has been the most successful console of 2022?
Despite the shortage of consoles, the PlayStation 5 remains one of the most popular consoles today. In this way, a new report by the NPD Group, an organization that is responsible for registering the sales of video games and consoles in the United States, has revealed that the PS5 became the most successful platform of this country during the first half of the year.
According to the information shared by Mat Piscatella, a member of the NPD Group, the PS5 became the console that more money gender during the last June, as well as throughout the first half of 2022. Although no numbers were given Exact, It is mentioned that the percentage of growth in sales compared to last year reached the double digits during the past month.
PlayStation 5 generated higher dollars sales among video game hardware platforms both in June and in the first half of the 2022 calendar, while Switch led both periods in sales of units.
PlayStation 5 June dollars experienced a two-digit percentage growth compared to a year ago.
Although the PS5 was the console that generated the most money in the first half of the year and in June, was the Nintendo Switch that positioned itself as the best-selling hardware piece during these two periods . Considering that the PS5 costs $ 499, and the switch $ 299, this should not be a big surprise.
Now we just have to see how these two consoles perform , as well as the Xbox Series X | S, during the second half of the year. In related issues, PlayStation begins a rewards program for users. Similarly, does PlayStation Star offer us NFTS?
Without a doubt, sales go up. Although the generation had a somewhat slow start, little by little things resume its natural order. It will be interesting to see if the PS5 manages to overcome PS4, something that could be a problem if the pandemic problems continue to affect consoles production.
Vía: Mat Piscatella.