Despite the fact that the PS5 is hardly in stock or easily get out of stock once stock is made available, the PS5 is still selling like hot cake in the market. Now Sony has confirmed that they have sold almost 8 million copies of the PS5 console as of March 31st. This is an alarming rate and a very good way to show that the company is still growing and making more money during this Covid – 19 pandemic.
Now the PlayStation company has grown to a total of $3.14 billion in 2020 which is a record for the company as a whole. The latest any reports from the company have given us this information. The reports show that Sony shipped 4.5 million PS5 units at the end of 2020. and has shipped the remainder of 3.3 million copies from January until March 31st. the company really seems to be benefiting and making more money during this Covid 19. Pandemic. Just imagine how much they would have sold if there is no shortage of supply of the ps5 console.
However, with this improvement in sales, you should still expect it’ll be difficult to actually get your hands on a PS5 console or even an Xbox series S. This is because it is difficult to get the components necessary to make the chipset for the PS5 console. Also, the coronavirus pandemic is not helping the issue at all rather it has driven the demand.
As Sony continues to struggle to meet the demand of the PS5 it will only mean that more increase in profit before PS5 sales will normalize.