Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked as the No. 1 video game hardware in Apr. U.S. sales in new retail data.
NPD Group Inc. this week reported that the Xbox 360 sold 297,000 units in Apr., a 60 percent increase from the year prior.
The Entertainment and Devices division recorded revenue of $1.94 billion in the third quarter ending Mar. 31.
Operating income increased 50 percent to $225 million.
Revenue for the Xbox 360 platform increased 69 percent to $712 million.
The Xbox 360 4GB hardware SKU with Kinect and Kinect Adventures sells at $299.99 in Nov.