Thursday, 10 March 2011

Fast Selling Device of All Time, From Microsoft

A Microsoft booth featuring the <span class=Kinect controller">

"Microsoft has sold more than 10 million Kinect sensor systems since launch on 4 November, and - according to Guinness World Records - is the fastest-selling consumer electronics device on record.

"The sales figures outstrip those of both Apple's iPhone and iPad when launched, Guinness said.

"Kinect is an infrared camera add-on for Microsoft's Xbox 360 games console that allows it to track body movements."

BBC News - Microsoft Kinect 'fastest-selling device on record'