Sony Computer Entertainment head Kaz Hirai admitted this week at CES that PS Vita sales has been on the lower end of expectations, however he asked that the console’s success be judged over a time period of ten years, pulling the PS3 slow start card to back up his argument.
“Long term is what is important,” the executive reckoned. That while Nintendo’s 3DS topped 10 million units sold in Japan alone. No one knows PS Vita’s worldwide sales number. Worldwide, 3DS has sold 24 million units.