Sony’s new CEO John Kodera has introduced the PlayStation four period might be close to an finish.
Sony Says PlayStation Four Is In 'last Part' Of Its Life Cycle!
Talking at an organization convention, he mentioned the console, launched in 2013, was within the “last part” of its life cycle.
Do not count on the PS4 to cease manufacturing any time quickly – however this might be a touch new, extra highly effective console is on the best way.
Regardless of being vastly widespread, there are indicators of PS4 gross sales slowing down.
The announcement has hit some avid gamers exhausting.
The PS4 is now 5 years previous – and has been an enormous success for Sony. However given the tempo of technological change, the announcement wasn’t as a lot as a shock for some.
Greater than 76 million PS4’s have been offered because it was launched – however final 12 months, gross sales had been down from 20 million items to 19 million.
However whereas console gross sales are down – persons are shopping for extra video games.
That is one of many causes Sony is considering of releasing extra video games completely for PlayStation, together with Final of Us: Half II and Spider-Man.
And for these holding out for a clue a few PS5 launch date, there was this from Mr Kodera.
“We’ll use the following three years to organize the following step, to crouch down in order that we are able to bounce larger sooner or later.”
This might presumably imply the brand new console that avid gamers are ready for might be launched after 2021.