Kinect: 1 million sold

Microsoft announced today that it broke the 1 million unit sale mark with Kinect for Xbox 360

Kinect for Xbox 360, yesterday

Kinect for Xbox 360, yesterday

Microsoft announced today that it broke the 1 million unit sale mark with Kinect, ten days after launch. Only four million to go before 2011 starts.

Microsoft game division head Don Mattrick broke the news first to Reuters today in a telephone interview. He said the 1 million-in-10-days figure was a "strong start."

Just ahead of the Kinect's November 4 launch, Microsoft revised its sales expectations for the full body motion controller from 3 million in worldwide sales to 5 million. Kinect hit European shelves on November 10 and it's coming to Asia on November 18.

Source: Microsoft says sells 1 million Kinect devices [Reuters]

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