Submitted by loopygames 331d ago | news

Pre-Launch Shopping Interest Suggests Sony’s PlayStation 4 May Have the Merriest Holiday

Over the past four months, online shopping interest in the PS4 has consistently outpaced that of the Xbox One by a margin of over 2 to 1. Online at least, three out of four next-generation console shoppers have considered the PS4, with 61% considering ONLY the PS4. Contrast that to the 39% that have shopped for the Xbox One and the 27% that shopped the Xbox One exclusively. (PS4, Xbox One)

Majin-vegeta  +   331d ago
Duahh PS4 is the better system.
Ezz2013  +   331d ago
with no year head start
with incredibly easy hardware to program
most powerful console
sony's 1st/2nd party
free games on ps+
100$ cheaper
etc etc etc

it's pretty clear that sony wasn't playing around with ps4
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Ezz2013  +   331d ago
also it's very interesting that only 27% of US gamers want XB1
and 61% of US gamers want PS4
and that's what would be XBOX's home turf

but i can understand why
http://i.minus.com/iHXuajoX... :P

i kid, i kid
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reko  +   331d ago
i see people disagreed with you guys, but why? no reason?
nosferatuzodd  +   331d ago
don't tell the you know who defense force that.
oh shit here they come RUN!
M-M  +   331d ago
Sony isn't playing around this time, 61% s no small feat.
Nexus38  +   331d ago
inb4 10 year old average N4g user shouts 'XBOX SUX LEL XD'
Monkeycan8  +   331d ago
Nexus38  +   331d ago
thereapersson  +   331d ago

nosferatuzodd  +   331d ago
this gen is going to be crazy so much new games new ideas wow
fredrikpedersen  +   331d ago
*so many =)
TheFallenAngel  +   331d ago
Can't wait to get my ps4.
Ezz2013  +   331d ago
imagine God Of War IV on Ps4 *Droooooool*
reko  +   331d ago

tell me about it... and also the new ND game..
and more!!
first1NFANTRY  +   331d ago
The king is back on his throne. Not that Sony ever left but this will surely put the doubters back in their place. Last gen was a bloodbath for Sony. Glad to see they've regained their composure. KZ can't come soon enough!
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Jaqen_Hghar  +   331d ago
Imagine. PS3 passes Wii in 2016 while PS4 is dominating! Sony could win 4 straight gens! Regardless of if you support them or not (a man is a Sony and Nintendo fan and has a Wii and will get a WiiU next year along with maybe a 3DS) a fan must acknowledge how impressive that will be.
first1NFANTRY  +   331d ago
Totally agree, that would be some achievement indeed.
BX81  +   331d ago
Is that a nerd wet dream? Calm down hero.
TheFutureIsBlue  +   331d ago
Winter is coming...and so is the ps4!

Jaqen_Hghar  +   331d ago
A man just bought a DS4 to use on limited PS3 games. That's how hyped he is
TheFutureIsBlue  +   331d ago
You should buy an xbone for kinect 2 just to see if it recognizes you when you change your face =o
Jaqen_Hghar  +   330d ago
A man would have to pay to change his username too. A man likes to do the watching.
MasterCornholio  +   331d ago
Wow so I guess all the polls and preorder numbers were precursors to this information.

I knew that the PS4 was going to be popular but I thought it would only have 55% of sales this holiday season. 61% is a much more impressive figure.

Nexus 7 2013
first1NFANTRY  +   331d ago
Not to mention the big guns haven't been announced yet
5eriously  +   331d ago
Did anyone really expect ANYTHING otherwise? (exclude fannybois in denial).I think if SONY could handle the demand and they reopen pre-orders for day one delivery today then millions more will still order now!
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ricochetmg  +   331d ago
Truth is both consoles aren't worth it unless you are
hardcore. #Istillhavecod crowed.. Will stall next gen consoles if people can still play it.They better hope titan fall is the true next gen game that scream buy a xbox and it isnext gen.I however doubt it,the Ps4 won't have a real exclusive till infamous, yet need multi player uncomfortably for the none core fan. Yet ps4 price will be attractive enough to make mom think about it.
Revolver_X_  +   330d ago
Im used to KZ being underrated by now. But saying its not a real next gen exclusive game with native 1080p and steady 60 fps', just gtfo.
MasterCornholio  +   330d ago
Killzone isn't a real exclusive?

WTF does that mean?

Nexus 7 2013
KillrateOmega  +   331d ago
Not surprising.
Sven Benoit  +   331d ago
Honestly, how many of these type articles am I gonna keep seeing on this site. I'm getting a ps4 like next man but damn....smh
Ezz2013  +   331d ago
well, it's on other sites as well
i just saw it on GameSpot too
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Sven Benoit  +   331d ago
No I'm just saying it seems like at least once a day on this site I see an article talking about how polls show more people prefer ps4 over xbone
urwifeminder  +   331d ago
Lol more advertising on the xb1 page hey n4g.
MasterCornholio  +   330d ago
Hey you asked for the information and now you reject it because it doesn't favor the Xbox One?

That's just sad. As you can see a third of people will only get the Xbox One while 61% will get a PS4 only 12% are getting both though.

You will thank me later.

Glad to be of service to you.


Nexus 7 2013
urwifeminder  +   330d ago
Never asked for anything just seems everyday so many pics of ps4 on the xb1 page may as well not have them segregated I never even visit the sony pages on this site only pc ,360,xb1,wii u I will not be thanking you at all.
Ponchao87  +   330d ago
I still see Ps4 out shinning the Xbox One but the marketing on both consoles have been exciting, this will be considered a console war reminiscent to the Genesis and Super Nintendo, the console war is on and glad to be fortunate to have both systems on there launches!

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