Sony sells 500,000 PS Vita units

Sony sells 500,000 PS Vita units

By Ben Parfitt

January 10th 2012 at 11:56AM

New handheld tops 6 million other PlayStation-related hardware sales

In excess of 6.5m PlayStation consoles were sold worldwide in the period between November 18th to December 31st, Sony has estimated.

Of those sales, the new PlayStation Vita contributed half a million units following its Japanese launch on December 17th.

Sony added that over 70 Vita games are currently in development for the Japanese market.

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