Sony has announced that have reach their goal and sold over 1 million PlayStation 3 units in North America. This makes the PlayStation 3 the fastest selling console Sony has ever launch. Xbox 360 sold only 600,000 units from their November 2005 launch to the second weed on January 2006.
Only 197,000 PS3’s were sold on launch day, less than half of what was originally forecast. Sony is still promising that they will ship off 6 million PlayStation 3’s by the end of March 2007.