PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)PS3 sales surpass Xbox 360 in Europe, says Sony
gamesindustry - May 6, 2008
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at 9:00AM PST on May 6, 2008
At Sony's PlayStation Day event, the company announced that it has sold more PS3 consoles than Microsoft has sold Xbox 360 consoles in Europe, despite the earlier launch of the latter.
SCEE president and CEO David Reeves said that Sony has sold 12 million PSP handhelds and 48 million PS2 consoles in Europe.
"I'm also delighted to announce today that we have sold over 5 million PlayStation 3's throughout Europe," Reeves said.