Sony PSP Sales Revealed
Sony Computer Entertainment America reports that first week sales of its PSP (PlayStation Portable) handheld entertainment system generated more than $150 million for North American retailers during the first week launched. In addition, 500,000 PSP Value Packs ($250 SRP) have also been purchased during the first two days of market availability.
Says Kaz Hirai, president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, "In only two weeks, PSP is having an immediate impact across the entire industry."
One retailer who sells the PSP, Dan DeMatteo, vice-chairman and CEO of GameStop, says he "has seen an extraordinary cross section of consumers come through our doors, including hardcore gamers, businessmen and women of all ages looking to get a PSP."