Consoles erupted in earnest

Consoles erupted in earnest


The week started selling the long-awaited Xbox One console X. the Experts of “M. Video” say that the demand for novelty was one and a half times higher than on the Xbox One, and share interesting statistics.

A year ago, the consoles feel very insecure – sales fell. And it’s clear why: the previous full version of consoles came out no less in 2014. Everyone who wanted a console during that time acquired. By the end of 2016 off to a good start PS4 Pro. And in 2017, the analysts saw that the market perked up. For the first 9 months of 2017, the sale of consoles in General, increased in units by almost 40%. In “M. Video”, a member of the group SAFMAR Mikhail Gutseriev, felt that their own console sales grew even faster – by 60% compared to last year. Perhaps his role was played by running in the 2016 draft M. Game.

For 2017, the Xbox One showed strong growth – top box bought 70% more than the year before. Interestingly, the most active buyers of video game consoles were residents of Ufa, Volgograd, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Omsk and Perm.

But now fans of the console from Microsoft has a new goal — a limited edition Xbox One X – Project Scorpio. The main differences between this series: packaging, logos Project Scorpio on the body of a game console controller, black ABXY buttons instead of colorful and unique texture on the front panel. In addition, the kit includes a vertical stand for Xbox One X limited edition. Price limited edition is the same as on the normal console, but to buy the rare version is available only in the online store of Microsoft and in “M. Video”.

The start of sales of Xbox One X in M. Video has gathered more than 1,000 people – twice more than the start of the iPhone X. the Event is in honor of the start of sales of Xbox One X was held in the Moscow shopping center “Aviapark”. The first buyers of the new console during the event received the gift of an extra controller to play with friends on one console. The event was attended by popular videoblogger – Eugene Sagaz, Size and Big Russian Boss. They interacted with fans, signed autographs, played with visitors in gaming news, such as Cuphead, “Assassin’s Creed: the Origins”, “middle earth: shadows of war”, Call of Duty: WWII and Forza Motorsport 7, Xbox One X.