Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)Xbox 360 sells 50 million, Kinect 8 million
Submitted by TheSmilkman (101)
at 12:45PM PST on January 6, 2011
During Microsoft's CES 2011 keynote it was revealed that more than 50 million Xboxes have been sold worldwide. It was also revealed that the Kinect peripheral has sold over 8 million units worldwide which surpassed Microsoft's initial forecast of 5 million units. At the keynote Microsoft also announced new features coming to Kinect such as the ability to control Netflix and Hulu with it as well as controlling the players avatar to interact with other avatars.