Xbox One Breaks Australian Launch Sales Record - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 09 December 2013 / 8,943 Views
The Xbox One launched in 13 countries on November 22, including Australia. The console in its first three days set a record for the fastest selling console, according to AFR. EB Games called the launch of the Xbox One "unprecedented."
The Xbox One sold 65,917 units in three days,. This is more than double the previous record held by the Nintendo Wii, which was set in 2006. Xbox One sales also beat out what any other console sold in a week.
The Xbox One sold 1.19 million units worldwide in its first 48 hours, according to VGChartz. The Xbox One managed to sell an additional 401,035 in its second week on sale and has sold 1.59 million units as of November 30.