Microsoft Have Sold 1 million Xbox One’s in 24 Hours


Does anyone remember when Sony sold one million PlayStation 4’s in 24 hours after launch? Well it turns out that, Sony has a bit of a competition on their hands…

Microsoft’s Xbox One console launched on November 22nd at 12:00 AM, and the console, despite being $100.00 dollars more than the PS4, has managed to make its way up to one million units sold. Now this is big news for Microsoft, as the number of sales have surpassed the Xbox 360 launch.

Xbox Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Strategy, Yusuf Mehdi said:

We are humbled and grateful for the excitement of Xbox fans around the world. Seeing thousands of excited fans lined up to get their Xbox One and their love for gaming was truly a special moment for everyone on the Xbox team. We are working hard to create more Xbox One consoles and look forward to fulfilling holiday gift wishes this season.

So were you one of the bunch that went out and picked up an Xbox One on launch? What has your experience with the Xbox One been like? Please share your thoughts in the comment section below.