Kinect is the 'fastest selling consumer electronic ever'

Call it Kinectification. Microsoft said today that its video-game business grew dramatically thanks to sales of its Kinect motion-sensing system.

The Entertainment & Devices division — which includes Xbox 360 and PC games, Zune, Windows Phone 7, and consumer software — generated $3.7 billion in revenue in the quarter ended Dec. 31, up 55 percent from $2.4 billion a year earlier.

Peter Klein, chief financial officer, said in a conference call that Kinect is the “fastest-selling consumer electronics device in history.”

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m23452821d ago

um...seriously? this was already posted. i think we get the point already. of course it's fast selling. just throw oprah in there and already you got people "buying" this.

personally, i like controllers but if i had to choose, i would choose move instead.