December 8, according to foreign media reports, Sony today released the latest statistics, detailing the sales of PS4 game consoles and PS VR helmet system. The most important figures include Sony's total sales of 70.6 million PS4 game consoles, 6.178 billion PS4 games, 2 million PS VR helmets and 12.2 million PS VR games.
In the area of controllers, Sony's performance is quite good, almost certainly will win the controller war with Microsoft. Microsoft has not announced sales figures since January, when Microsoft announced the sale of 26 million Xbox One units. At that time, Microsoft released an upgraded version of the Xbox One X that supports 4k games. Sony released an upgraded PS4 Pro in 2016.
At the same time, Sony also made significant progress in the sales of VR helmets. Sony announced in June that the company has sold 1 million VR headsets. Thanks to the Sony Helmets camera systems that used to be bought at an extra cost, the price has also dropped.
PS4 sales of more than 70 million units, the company's flagship game is rapidly approaching the overall sales of PS3. The PS3 has sold 80 million units throughout its lifecycle, with the PlayStation 2 being the best-selling video game console ever sold to 155 million units.