a Sony On Wednesday (28), the company’s financial report was shared for the final quarter of fiscal year 2020, which officially ended on March 31, 2021.
Along with financial information, she also shared a curious fact: the number of consolations Playstation 5 Sold since launch. According to the brand, from November last year to the end of March 2021, 7.8 million console units were sold.
in comparison, Playstation 4 Reached the end of the same financial year with 5.7 million units. And the launch of the new console has already outpaced its predecessor months: the PS4 sold 7 million at the end of its first calculated period in 2014.
Overall, Sony’s “gaming and network services” division grew 32% last fiscal year, with revenue of $ 24.6 billion and operating profit of $ 3.17 billion.
In addition, the company is excited to invest more in the areas: the company’s chief financial officer, Hiroki Totoki, confirmed that the brand will invest an additional $ 183 million in the coming months in internal efforts to develop the game.
The fiscal year in general was very positive for the Japanese producer: almost all segments saw annual growth or a slight decrease – except for the Sony Pictures division, which was heavily affected COVID-19.