PlayStation 4 is the fastest selling console in UK history, significantly higher than the PSP

We reported that North America’s PlayStation 4 launch was the best console launch in history. And now The PlayStation 4 has become the fastest selling games console in UK history, too! This isn’t really a surprise as other parts of the EU saw near riots break out, as people charged to the PlayStation 4 stands.

The record was previously Sony’s PlayStation Portable at 180K, MCV say that while they don’t have an exact sales number, they understand it’s “significantly higher” than the PSP.

In terms of software, Call of Duty: Ghosts stands on top of the charts, followed by FIFA 14. Meanwhile PlayStation 4 exclusives, Killzone: Shadow Fall is in fourth, and Knack is in Thirteenth.

This also means that the PlayStation 4 beat the Xbox One to the fastest selling console mark, and Xbox One exclusives Dead Rising 3 and Forza 5 have dropped to 15th and 18th.