Microsoft: "Xbox One X is fastest-selling Xbox pre-order ever"

On Sunday, at the gamescom expo in Germany, Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition, a limited edition variant of its mighty new console. It also opened pre-orders for the console ahead of its release on November 7, priced at $499.

Xbox marketing chief Aaron Greenberg said that the response to the Xbox One X had been "overwhelming", adding that Microsoft expects it to be "the number one hit product" of the upcoming holiday season. He also said that pre-orders at Amazon had sold out just 25 minutes after they began.

Today, Mike Nichols, Corporate Vice President of Marketing for Xbox, revealed that the Xbox One X is "the fastest-selling Xbox pre-order ever".

"Within just a few days," he continued, "we saw record-setting sell-out times and are currently sold out in many countries around the world. You, our biggest fans, have pre-ordered more Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition consoles in the first five days than any Xbox ever."

Earlier this week, Microsoft revealed its official list of 118 'Enhanced' games for the Xbox One X that have been confirmed so far.

Make sure you follow us on Twitter @NeowinGaming to stay up to date on the latest gaming news and reviews!

Source: Xbox Wire (Microsoft)

Report a problem with article
1497229986_screen_shot_2017-06-11_at_6.12.23_pm
Next Article

Microsoft will announce details of 'standard edition' Xbox One X pre-orders in September

1503049167_product_16012_product_shots1_image
Previous Article

Get a two-year subscription to ZenMate Premium VPN for just $89.99 - 58% off

19 Comments - Add comment

Advertisement