Report: 190 million console owners by 2012

By Patrick Garratt
2 December 2008 19:58 GMT

Approximately 190 million households will own a current gen console by 2012, a new report has estimated.

According to research by technology analysts TDG, around 148 million of these machines will be connected to the internet.

The firm also guesses that 110 million consoles will be signed up to Xbox Live, PSN or Nintendo’s Wii Online by 2012.

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