- PlayStation continues to dominate and is doing it right for 2008. They outsold the competition combined with a total of 296,000 PS3's sold in the month of January. That's 17% higher than Microsoft.
PSN had a total of 7.9 million downloads which topped Decembers 6.6 Million. I'm sure Microsoft will answer with their numbers by tomorrow.
PlayStation by the Numbers: January 2008 PS3 Outsells Xbox 360; PlayStation Brand Outsells Competition Combined
PlayStation Hardware Momentum
â€˘ PS3 Outsold Xbox 360: PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3â„˘) demonstrated continued momentum in January 2008 with 269K hardware units sold in January, 17% higher than Microsoft.
â€˘ PLAYSTATION®Network total downloads exceeded 7.9 million in January 2008, well above the 6.6 million in December 2007. Currently in North America there are more than 2.9 million registered PLAYSTATION Network accounts and more than 52M total downloads life-to-date from PLAYSTATION Store.
â€˘ The best is yet to come: The influx of exceptional exclusive and third-party games like Gran Turismo 5 Prologue, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots and Grand Theft Auto IV, not to mention later releases such as LittleBigPlanet, Resistance 2, SingStar, to name a few, combined with current momentum for Blu-ray, are expected...