PS4 sales top 4 million, leaving Xbox One in the dust

Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 1:41 PM ET
A customer purchases a Sony Playstation 4.
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A customer purchases a Sony Playstation 4.

Sony has sold 4.2 million Playstation 4 game consoles as of Dec. 28, a senior executive said on Tuesday, surpassing the 3 million Microsoft Xbox One devices sold as of the end of 2013.

Playstation chief Andrew House also unveiled a new media service at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that will combine traditional television content with on-demand digital programs. Sony will begin testing the service this year.

—By Reuters

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