Sony PlayStation 3 (PS 3) is currently a popular hitech console among gadget gamers. Since its launch in November 2006, Sony PlayStation 3 console has been breaking records with sales reaching 50 million units worldwide.
Monday, April 18, 2011, Telegraph.co.uk said that at the end of 2006 Sony PlayStation 3 has shipped 3. 5 million units. The following year, Sony PlayStation 3 successfully marketed 9. 1 million units to hitech gadget market. In 2008, Sony PlayStation 3 has been sold 10. 1 million units and sales reached 13 million units in 2009.
After almost 1. 5 years (2009 to 2011), surprisingly Sony PlayStation 3 (PS 3) sells increased sharply to reach 50 million units.
Meanwhile, on December 2010, Nintendo as one of Japan company announced the Wii console sales have reached 34 million units in the United States market alone. Nintendo Wii is also one of rival Sony PlayStation 3.
PlayStation 3 continues with PlayStation Move
In addition to the Sony PlayStation 3, another Sony consoles products are also increasingly sold on the market, such as the Sony PlayStation Move. Until 3 April, sales of Sony PlayStation Move reach 8 million units to the global market. Sony PlayStation Move continues the momentum and growth gaming platforms, Sony PlayStation 3 gaming console.
PlayStation 3 competition
But, it could be Sony PlayStation 3 market to be somewhat hampered, since Microsoft launched the Microsoft Kinect then Sony PlayStation 3 got a serious rival. Competition game console become tighter, big manufacturer game console like Sony PlayStation, Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Xbox tried to grab market by providing specifications and applications that attract gamer. They are competing to offer updates and support to attract attention.
In addition, gaming applications availability is also a consideration hitech gadget users to buy the product. Popular games that available on game console become main attraction for gamer.