Sales for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 hardware tallied under 1,500 units in the latest Japan retail figures.

Media Create Co. on Fri. reported that the Xbox 360 sold 1,427 between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21 to rank No. 8 in overall sales.

By comparison, the hardware sold 1,576 units the week prior.

The hardware did not rank any titles in the top 10 game sales.

Microsoft in July said the Entertainment and Devices division, which includes the Xbox business, recorded revenue of $1.48 billion, an increase of $1.41 billion one year earlier.

The division held operating profit of $32 million compared to a loss of $172 million one year ago.

Microsoft sold 1.7 million Xbox 360 units in the quarter, an increase of 18 percent from year prior.

Microsoft in Sept. will sell a new limited edition Xbox 360 320GB Gears of War 3 Bundle at $399.99.

In 2012 it will sell the Xbox 360 Limited Edition Star Wars Kinect Bundle at $449.99.

Current Xbox 360 stand-alone SKUs include the Xbox 360 250GB hardware at $299.99 and the Xbox 360 4GB hardware at $199.99.

Bundle SKUs include the Xbox 360 250GB Kinect Special Edition Bundle at $399.99 and the Xbox 360 4GB with Kinect bundle at $299.99.

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