According to the latest reports, it seems the end of the road for PlayStation 3, PS Vita and PSP consoles. Stores will close in July.
According to reports PlayStation 3, PS Vita ve PlayStation Portable (PSP) the store feature is shutting down. This means that it will no longer be possible to purchase games digitally from these consoles. As confirmed by TheGamer, the stores of these three consoles are recently mingling with the dusty pages of history.
PlayStation 3, PS Vita and PSP digital stores are closing
It seems the end of the road for three aging consoles from Sony. Coming from a source familiar with the situation TheGamer Stores will be closed from July, as confirmed by Its announcement is planned for the end of this month. The PSP and PlayStation 3 stores will be closed on July 2, while the PS Vita store will remain open until August 27. After these dates, it will not be possible to receive digital copies or additional packs of games for any of the Sony consoles mentioned above. Although sad news, these consoles would come to an end with the release of the second generation.
Released in November 2006 PlayStation 3sold a total of 87 million units. The console was officially discontinued four years ago, following a successful 11 years on the market and a redesign of three models. PSP (PlayStation Portable) has had a similar success, selling nearly 81 million units since its launch in March 2015.
Unfortunately, PS Vita It was a bit of a fiasco. Sony’s second-hand console was launched in December 2011 and despite being an excellent machine, it sold 10-15 million units during its lifetime. Thanks to the fact that portable consoles can be converted into emulators, it has recently become a popular console, although it is not generally preferred.
If you own a PlayStation 3, PS Vita or PSP console, now is the best time to buy the games you want to play in the future. When the stores are closed, the prices of the boxed versions will skyrocket due to the fact that we will not be able to buy digital games. The failure of these two handheld consoles from Sony also proves the success of the Nintendo Switch. Will Sony ever try to enter this market again? That is discussed. Let’s repeat, it looks like the end of the road in July for PS3 and PSP, and August for PS Vita. So what do you think about this issue? Do not forget to share your views in the comments section below.
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