Retailers expecting to sell 3 million next-gen consoles between the PS4 and Xbox One
The Entertainment Retailers Association has an optimistic outlook for the sales of next-gen consoles this Christmas.
According to their own figures the ERA expects that 1.3 million Xbox Ones and 1.8 million PS4s will be sold this holiday season generating a whopping 1.2 billion GBP in the UK.
Should their predictions prove true 2013 will provide UK retailers with their best ever Christmas season. It is worth noting that the numbers are assuming that there will be no issues with availability of the new hardware. The
ERA's Kima Bayley said, “The drama and excitement generated by PS4 and Xbox One look set to produce the sales boost retailers have been crying out for.”