No, they aren’t talking about the size of it.
Sony states that the PlayStation 5 is “the biggest console launch ever”, but no sales have been announced.
We would like to thank gamers around the world for making the PS5 the biggest console release ever. Demand for PS5 is unprecedented, so we would like to make sure that more PS5 inventories reach retailers by the end of the year. Stay in touch with your local retailer.
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) November 25, 2020
So what does “the biggest console ever released” really mean? This means that the PS5 has the largest console launch ever, as the previous record holder was the PlayStation 4.
(In early December 2013, Sony announced that 2.1 million PS4s were sold worldwide after it was launched on November 15, 2013.)
Sony said demand for the PS5 is “unprecedented,” but more inventories will be available in stores by the end of 2020.
This comment is because Sony is under pressure to deal with the widely criticized PS5 scalping. When the console went on sale in the UK last week, it claimed that in addition to the “less than 1000” PS5 pre-orders made in September, one sculpting worked together to raise nearly 2,500 PS5 shipments. did.
If you’re still looking for a PS5, check out the PS5 stock page.