This visualization shows the sales performance of each PlayStation console starting from the original PlayStation up to August 2020. I sped up the first few years up as not to bore you. Although PSP performed really well and PS Vita was an excellent update it competed directly with smartphones which were becoming faster and more capable every year. The target market for the PS Vita could only afford either a smartphone or handheld console, so the smartphone won every time. PlayStation 2 was a massive hit and set their turf before the launch of Xbox.
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