Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S ranked as the No. 3 best-selling video game hardware in the latest retail data from Japan.
Famitsu this month said the Xbox Series X|S sold 2,159 units to rank as the No. 3 best-selling hardware between Dec. 20 and Jan. 2, 2022.
For the week, the Xbox Series X sold 471 units and the Xbox Series S sold 1688 units.
The Xbox Series X|S sold 2,889 units between Dec. 13 and Dec. 19.
Microsoft Q1 gaming revenue increased 16 percent to $3.6 billion from the year prior.
In addition, Xbox Content and Services revenue increased two percent due to growth in Xbox Game Pass subscriptions offset by declines in third-party titles compared to the year prior.
Finally, Xbox hardware revenue increased 166 percent from the year prior due to demand for the Xbox Series X|S.