Microsoft recently celebrated a milestone for its Windows Phone platform after reaching a 15% market share in Thailand, and the company is once again celebrating another milestone as they have sold over 80 million units of its Xbox 360 gaming consoles.
It took the company approximately 7 years to reach this milestone, the Xbox 360 was launched in the US and Canada on the 22nd of November 2005, and the next month it was released in the UK and Europe, and around the same time in Japan. In 2010, they updated the console and also added the kinect, which can get the credit for the company selling this much consoles.
Microsoft is now getting ready to launch its new next-generation Xbox console dubbed as the Xbox One. The Xbox One will go on sale next month, we’ll just have to wait and see how long it will take the Xbox One to become as popular as the Xbox 360 Console.