King of the Video Game in 2011: Xbox 360
Xbox 360 sales of 2.7 million units toppled all its competitors.
Based on statistics, Xbox 360 sold 1.7 million units in December and contributed to almost half of December’s total sales on games, consoles and accessories. Microsoft said that “This marks the tenth consecutive month Xbox 360 has held more than 40 percent of the current-generation console market share, and twelfth straight month Xbox 360 was the top-selling console in the U.S.”
Another retail data from the NPD Group that Xbox360 is the fastest-selling console of the year accounting for 49% of consumer retail expenditure and $6.7 billion in total sales. Microsoft added that the worldwide sales of Xbox already reached 66 million units, capturing 16 million Kinect sensors as well as 40 million Xbox LIVE paying and non-paying members.View Article Source »