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The usual trend.
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Haven't looked at the article, but I'm willing to bet that the figures are from VGChartz.

Seriously, VGChartz pretty much never gets correct sales numbers, you might as well estimate the numbers yourself.

EDIT: Read the article. Lol @ "What is most surprising is the fact that the PC sales have not even passed 500,000 however this does not take into account the digital copies bought which would definitely increase the sales to a larger number." Either the author is silly or that is one badly worded sentence.
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Originally Posted by banthracis View Post
Dude can't do math


It's 1.5 times the sales, not 2 times.
1.49 million x 1.5= 2.2 Million

PC sales have been estimated to be ~1 million. 500,000 box sales + unknown number of digital sales.
Battlefield 3 Almost Double

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You know even with the amount of sales on Console compared to PC its amazing how many more people are still playing PC games 5+ years after release.

My buddy who bought it on PS3 tried to tell me that the PS3 community is superior to that on PC, he wouldn't listen to reason. Fact is PC will always have a superior community throught the entire life of the product and not simply when its hyped up and is a big fad.
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what about pc?
    
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Battlefield 3 Almost Double

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1.5 = almost double?

So you consider $150 almost $200?

The cheapest GTX 560 is ~$150, cheapest GTX 560ti is $199.

Do you seriously think ppl wouldn't call me an idiot if I went out and said there's no difference in price btwn a 560 and 560ti because they're both almost $200?
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1.5 = almost double?

So you consider $150 almost $200?

The cheapest GTX 560 is ~$150, cheapest GTX 560ti is $199.

Do you seriously think ppl wouldn't call me an idiot if I went out and said there's no difference in price btwn a 560 and 560ti because they're both almost $200?
It's all relative...

$1.50 is almost $2. $1,500,000 is not almost $2,000,000

In this case I agree, it is not "almost" double.
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says in the article^ 500k but that doesnt include digital copies.
Which is probably where most PC gamers are buying the game, I mean Origin jumped way up to 4 million users after BF3 became an Origin exclusive. My guess is sales between 1 and 2 million on the PC with more to come.
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Which is probably where most PC gamers are buying the game, I mean Origin jumped way up to 4 million users after BF3 became an Origin exclusive. My guess is sales between 1 and 2 million on the PC with more to come.
Didn't EA report 5 million copies sold? If that's the case:

Xbox 360: 2.25M
PS3: 1.49M
PC (physical): 0.5M
PC (digital): 0.76M
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Because most PS3 owners were smart and bought it for the PC instead?
 
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