Xbox 360 just closed the biggest sales week in the history of the hit digital entertainment system, selling more than 960,000 consoles in the U.S. during the week of Black Friday.
According to Microsoft, sales highlights in the U.S. during the week of Black Friday include:
- Xbox 360 sold more than 960,000 consoles in the U.S. alone, with more than 800,000 sold within a period of 24 hours.
- More than 750,000 Kinect for Xbox 360 sensors were sold in the U.S. - standalone and bundled.
Xbox 360 has a growing Kinect portfolio of more than 75 new Kinect for Xbox 360 titles - four times more than last holiday season. New titles include "Kinect Sports: Season Two" and "Dance Central 2." Xbox 360 also released exclusive games this holiday season with titles like "Gears of War 3," "Forza Motorsport 4" and "Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary."
In addition to games, on Dec. 6th, Microsoft will launch the first group of custom entertainment apps on Xbox LIVE. By the end of the year, nearly 40 TV and entertainment providers, including Comcast and HBO GO, will be available on Xbox LIVE.