Sony PlayStation 5 will not be on the market for long

TheTaiwaneseeditionpublishedinformationabouttheplansoftheJapanesecompanySonyforthePlayStation5gameconsole, which, despitethefactthatsometimehaspassedsincetheofficialpresentation, continuestobeactivelydiscussedbyusersonline. Accordingtosourcesinthesupplychain, Sonyintendstosellatleastonehundredandtwentymillionunitsofthisconsoleoverthenextfiveyears, andisexpectedtosellmorethantenmillionbytheendofthisyear.

SonyhasalreadybegunreceivingAMDhardwareforitsfutureconsolesfromTSMC’sproductionfacilities, andproductionisexpectedtopeakinthecomingquarters. Thisindicatesthatthecompanyisaimingforhighsalesafterthereleaseoftheconsole, whichisclose.



AnotherinterestingfactisthatSonyhasplanstoreducethetraditionalconsolelifecyclefrom68to5years. ThecompanyisalsoconvincedthattheabovementionedonehundredandtwentymillionPS5istheminimum, andthemaximumaboutonehundredandseventy. Itisclearthatthecompanyhasgrandplans, butthemainissueisthatMicrosoftwillnotbreakthemwithitspowerfulXboxSeriesXconsoleanditsmoreaffordablevariationXboxSeriesX, whichshouldcostabout400andabout200dollars, respectively.