Mon, Feb 20, 2012 | 10:48 GMT
3DS fastest ever console to hit 5 million sales in Japan
Nintendo’s announced it has sold 5 million units of 3DS in Japan, speaking a year after the machine launched.
The number means it’s the fastest selling console to hit the 5 million figure in Japan, managing the feat at 52 weeks, ahead of the original DS at 56 weeks and Game Boy Advance at 58 weeks.
The data is sell-through information – retail sold to consumer – provided by Media Create.
Since then, it’s been big numbers for 3DS.