PS one was released in 2000. The original PlayStation was released in Japan in 1994. It became available in North America, Europe and Australia in 1995.Know More
The original PlayStation sold more than 100,000 units during its release weekend in North America. It moved more than a million units in the first six months. PlayStation was the first video game console to sell 100 million units and sold a total of 102 million before production stopped.
In 2006, production of both the original PlayStation and PS one models was discontinued in favor of newer systems, including the PS2 and PS3 consoles as well as the handheld PlayStation Portable and PS Vita.Learn more about Gaming Consoles
The Nintendo 64 was released in Japan on June 23, 1996. The console was then released in North America three months later on September 29, 1996.Full Answer >
The Xbox game console, released by Microsoft on Nov. 14, 2001, did not have a single inventor but was rather developed by an internal development team. The members of Microsoft's first console team at its inception in 1998 were Kevin Bachus, Otto Berkes, Ted Hase and Seamus Blackley.Full Answer >
The Sony Playstation 2, otherwise known as the PS2, was released in the United States on Oct. 26, 2000. The gaming console originally carried an manufacturer's suggested retail price of $299 in the United States.Full Answer >
The Xbox One was released on November 22, 2013 in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, and is scheduled to be released in over 25 other countries on September 4, 2014. No announcements have been made concerning the release of any other Xbox console, as of 2014.Full Answer >