Microsoft Announces Xbox One Hardware Sales Figures


Since November 22nd, the Xbox One has sold over 2 million consoles worldwide. That makes the daily average of units sold over 111,111. Which is a record setting pace for the Xbox brand. Another staggering figure was revealed along with the sales figures. Gamers have spent over 83 million hours of games, TV, and apps since the launch of the Xbox One.

Yusuf Mehdi, Xbox corporate VP of strategy and marketing had this to say,

“We continue to be humbled and overwhelmed by the positive response from our fans. We are thrilled to see sales of Xbox One on a record-setting pace, with over 2 million Xbox One consoles in homes around the world. Demand is exceeding supply in our 13 launch markets and Xbox One is sold out at most retailers.  We’re also particularly excited to see consumers engaging in a wide range of games and entertainment experiences on the platform, with more than 1 million paid transactions* on Xbox Live to date,”

Have you pulled the trigger on the Xbox One? If so, are you satisfied with your purchase? If not, are you hoping to score one this holiday season?

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Dylan Zellmer

Dylan splits time between games journalism, designing video games, and playing them. Outside of his deep involvement in the games industry, he enjoys It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Shameless, A Song of Ice and Fire, fitness, and family.
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