PS4 sales beat Xbox One in U.S., industry sales up 52 per cent

The latest NPD figures have confirmed that PlayStation 4 outsold Xbox One in the U.S. last month, marking the console’s fifth consecutive month it has triumphed over its leading rival in the country. May proved a pretty healthy period for the video games industry as a whole, with overall sales rocketing 52 per cent year-on-year to $586 million. Meanwhile, hardware sales increased 95 per cent to $187 million, while software sales were up 57 per ...