Releasing in October 2016, the PlayStation VR instantly went on to becoming one of the best-selling VR headsets on the market due to the ease of entry (a PS4/PS4 Pro) and a wide-range of exclusive PSVR titles.
That dominance continued in 2017 and the streak stays alive this year thanks to an amazing lineup of PSVR games such as Astro Bot Rescue Mission, Firewall Zero Hour, plus more.
Data research website SuperData has reported the sell-through shipments of the most popular VR headsets in the world and the PSVR dominates the competition.
With 1.3 million units, the PSVR headset did better numbers than the Vive Focus, Rift, Vive, and Samsung Gear VR combined. Oculus Go was the closest competition to the PSVR and should continue to be going into 2019 as the Oculus Quest begins to pick up steam.
It’ll be interesting to see if PlayStation can capitalize on the success of PSVR this year moving forward. It has really hit its stride and
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