PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)Japan PS3 Slim Sales Dominate Wii, Xbox 360
IGN.com - September 25, 2009
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at 10:41AM PST on September 27, 2009
Since the beginning of September, the PlayStation 3 has outsold the Wii nearly 5:1 in Japan, with Sony's console moving 257,254 units compared to just 52,229 for Nintendo, according to an Ascii Media Works research survey. Microsoft sold just 17,716 Xbox 360 consoles in Japan during the same three-week period.
The report highlights a nearly 50% decline in recent Wii console sales.