August NPD: Xbox 360 claims shock victory over PS3

By Patrick Garratt, Thursday, 11 September 2008 23:55 GMT


The NPD results are in, and against all predictions Xbox 360 outsold PlayStation 3 in August in the US.

The Microsoft machine sold 195,200 machines to PS3’s 185,400 consoles.

Both Michael Pachter and EEDAR predicted a PS3 win in the HD console market.

Expect Microsoft to go PR mental over this.

Get all the raw NPD data here.

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