Microsoft sells more than a million XBOX Ones in less than 24 hours

XBOX One 1 Million SalesMicrosoft has announced that they surpassed the one million sales within just 24 hours of launching the devices all over the world. Microsoft says this is the bigge4st yet XBOX launch in the history. Because of the heavy demand, the device has gone out of stock on most of the retailers in the 13 different markets XBOX One is available.

“We are humbled and grateful for the excitement of Xbox fans around the world. Seeing thousands of excited fans lined up to get their Xbox One and their love for gaming was truly a special moment for everyone on the Xbox team. We are working hard to create more Xbox One consoles and look forward to fulfilling holiday gift wishes this season.”

Said Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate VP of marketing and strategy XBOX.

Last week we reported about 1 million Sony PlayStation 4 sales within 24 hours. But Sony PlayStation 4 was only available in US and Canada while XBOX One was launched in all the regions without making any regional restrictions. Seems like we have to wait a little bit more to see which consoles wins.

Source: Pocket-Lint

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