Microsoft Sells More Than 25 Million Kinect Units in 25 Days

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) said it sold more than 2.5 million units of Kinect for Xbox 360 in just 25 days.

Strong sales over the Black Friday weekend boosted sales for the controller-free games and entertainment system, Microsoft said.

"We are thrilled about the consumer response to Kinect," said Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft. "We are on pace to reach our forecast of 5 million units sold to consumers this holiday."

The Kinect lets you control games, movies, music and TV with gestures and voice commands.



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pivatedick1

The headline says 25 million units, but the text says 2.5 million units. Which is correct? MAJOR TYPO!!!!!!

November 30 2010 at 10:31 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply