Xbox 360 (Xbox 360)Xbox 360 sales up 32% in the UK
GamesIndustry - September 23, 2008
Submitted by deftangel (291)
at 2:53AM PST on September 23, 2008
GFK Chart-Track has told GamesIndustry.biz that sales of Xbox 360 hardware rose 32% over the weekend of Microsoft's latest price reduction.
In comparison, sales of Sony's PS3 were down eight per cent on the previous weekend.
Last night, Microsoft announced that sales of the Xbox 360 have hit six million units across Europe. Microsoft's latest aggressive hardware pricing now puts the Arcade Xbox 360 unit at GBP 129.99 in the UK, making it the cheapest of the current generation home consoles.