Microsoft Corp. this week said the Xbox One ranked as the best-selling console in Oct. at U.S. retail.
NPD Group Inc. said the Xbox One S ranked as the No. 1 console in the U.S. in Oct. 2016 data.
In addition, the hardware ranked as the top-selling console in the UK and Australia.
Microsoft in Aug. began sale of the Xbox One S which is 40 percent smaller than the current Xbox One and includes 4K Ultra HD video, High Dynamic Range, and a streamlined controller.