Microsoft Corp. this week said the Xbox 360 ranked as the top-selling game hardware in U.S. Jan. sales figures.
The Xbox 360 sold 281,000 units to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the month in figures provided by NPD Group Inc.
The sales figure marks the 25th consecutive month the hardware has ranked as the No. 1 video game hardware in the U.S.
Microsoft in Jan. said it shipped 5.9 million Xbox 360 consoles in the second fiscal quarter, a decline from 8.2 million units the year prior.
The Entertainment and Devices division, which includes the Xbox business, recorded revenue of $3.8 billion, a 11 percent decline from one year ago.
Operating income increased 15 percent to $596 million.