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Xbox One Sells More Than 2 Million Units in the First 18 days

Because the Xbox One launch some 18 days in the past, Xbox One is proving to be the must-have reward this vacation season with greater than 2 million consoles bought by means of to customers worldwide, averaging over 111,111 items bought per day – a record-setting tempo for Xbox. Tens of millions of followers all over the world who’ve bought Xbox One have proven unimaginable engagement with the all-in-one video games and leisure system, spending over 83 million hours in video games, TV, and apps on Xbox One because the system launched on November 22nd.

Microsoft have commented;
“We proceed to be humbled and overwhelmed by the optimistic response from our followers. We’re thrilled to see gross sales of Xbox One on a record-setting tempo, with over 2 million Xbox One consoles in houses all over the world. Demand is exceeding provide in our 13 launch markets and Xbox One is bought out at most retailers.  We’re additionally notably excited to see customers participating in a variety of video games and leisure experiences on the platform, with greater than 1 million paid transactions* on Xbox Dwell to this point,” mentioned Yusuf Mehdi, company vp of technique and advertising and marketing, Xbox.

Xbox One can be proving to be the preferred on-line multiplayer group for avid gamers with over 39 million Xbox One achievements unlocked and 595 million whole Gamerscore achieved.

“Demand for subsequent era gaming continues to be very robust,” mentioned John Love, director of video video games at Amazon.  “At peak demand, prospects have been ordering the Xbox One console at over 1000 items per minute on”

“The Xbox One leisure system is one in every of our hottest promoting merchandise this vacation season,” mentioned Bob Puzon, senior vp of Merchandising at GameStop. “GameStop is experiencing excessive demand from our prospects for this revolutionary console and we’re working carefully with Microsoft to obtain extra items to meet our prospects’ vacation purchasing lists.”

“Xbox One is likely one of the hottest Christmas items this vacation season and was a prime vendor this Black Friday,”  mentioned Chris Nagelson, vp of leisure for Walmart U.S. “We’re refreshing our stock as quick as we will to make sure prospects can provide and obtain the brand new console for Christmas.”

The Xbox workforce is constant to work onerous to satisfy shopper demand, delivering consoles to retailers as quick as attainable this vacation season. To assist folks discover Xbox One, Main Nelsonrecently shared some ideas for customers this vacation season.

Xbox One brings the perfect video games, stay TV, Skype, sports activities, health, music and extra to 1 system on the middle of the lounge, all accessible on the command of your voice. With 22 hotly anticipated video games, together with 10 unique titles, and leisure apps, YouTube, Netflix,Hulu Plus, and lots of extra – Xbox One followers have the perfect leisure and video games accessible on one console this vacation season.

* consists of each digital video games and video purchases

What recreation are you at the moment enjoying and what recreation are you most wanting ahead to enjoying in 2014? tell us…..



Phil Warren

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