The stock begins to be insufficient.
PlayStation units VR would be falling short after strong demand from the device according to Sony, which claims to have sold “hundreds of thousands” of new model of virtual reality goggles for PlayStation 4.
Shortages in UK
MCV reports, the glasses would be very difficult to find in shops and superstores in the UK, with most lacking distributors stock. While Sony has not released specific figures, it appears that despite having made more units to meet the demands of reserves and pre-purchases, the company would have failed in their forecasts.
“We have taken certain decisions to increase production device face in late 2016 and early 2017”
Speaking to CNBC, Jim Ryan, president of Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe, highlighted the interest in the glasses. “We knew from the reserves data that interest had was important. We also know that refueling is good, and the production is exactly as we anticipated. We have taken decisions to increase production by the end of 2016 and early 2017, and there will be a large number of PS VR around the world to meet demand, “he concluded.