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[PCW] PS3 Outsells Xbox 360 Again

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Nintendo beat everyone by a pretty sizable margin, and that, in fact, may be the most important news to take away from the latest NPD sales data. Last month Sony came within striking distance of the Wii in hardware unit sales -- a mere 5,000 units -- but this month Nintendo's well ahead by 151k units, lending credibility to the theory that Nintendo's drop was availability-related.

Before I go any further, the February 2008 numbers, courtesy the folks at NPD:

Hardware - February 2008
588k - Nintendo DS
432k - Nintendo Wii
352k - PlayStation 2
281k - PlayStation 3
255k - Xbox 360
243k - PlayStation Portable

Software - February 2008
296k - Call of Duty 4 (360)
295k - Devil May Cry 4 (360)
290k - Wii Play (Wii)
234k - Devil May Cry 4 (PS3)
223k - Guitar Hero III (Wii)
206k - Mario and Sonic: Olympic Games (DS)
204k - Lost Odyssey (360)
198k - Turok (360)
184k - Guitar Hero III (PS2)
162k - Rock Band (360)
PC World

And the latest numbers from VGChartz:


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X360 is doomed for last place, it deserves last place IMO as it is the worse of the 3 consoles.
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what the hay... ps2 is still selling that much?
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Man DS is owning.
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what the hay... ps2 is still selling that much?
That surprised me as well.
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Hm I didn't know people actually bought Nintendo DSs. I hate mine and its the old version from like 2 years ago.
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Is the second graph the total of consoles sold since release.
    
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The only thing I find the DS good for is puzzle or board based games like Advanced Wars. Other then that DS offers nothing for me.

I'll stick PSP.
And the Wii and PS3.
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post #9 of 83
uh oh here come the onslaught of MSFanboy crying fits
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the DS is gonna get it's ass beat by the PSP after the 25th of march. http://www.crisiscore.com/
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