W-News | Xbox 360 Already Starting Abandoned ? | Compared with the previous year, sales of the Xbox 360 by the end of 2012 somewhat less encouraging. Is this a sign that the Xbox 360 is becoming obsolete?
Based on fiscal 2013 report recently issued by Microsoft, it appears that the Xbox 360 only sold 5.9 million units during October 2012-December 2012, down 28% compared to the same period in the previous year.
Even so overall Entertainment and Devices Division Microsoft managed to make a profit is being made, which is about USD 21.46 million, an increase of approximately 2.7% over the previous year, as the information received , Saturday (25/01/2013) .
Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division itself is filled by some devices such as Windows Phone 8, Skype, and Xbox 360. But compared to other products only Xbox 360 console was the one that declined.
Well, seeing diminishing sales figures, it may be time Microsoft launched the Xbox 360 rumored successor named Xbox 720. With a myriad of new features brought console gaming back to was allegedly able to boost sales of the Xbox as a whole.