Sony said in May that it had sold over 40 million PS4s, shortly after Xbox One sales were estimated to have reached 20 million. But Microsoft originally hoped for sales of over 200 million Xbox Ones.
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Last year, Samsung launched the Galaxy A8, its thinnest ever smartphone at just 5.9mm thick. The new model isn't quite so slim, but it retains the full-metal body of its predecessor.
Microsoft has unveiled new 500GB and 1TB Gears of War 4 bundles for its Xbox One S console - but depending on where you buy them, you may not get Xbox Play Anywhere support with the new game.
In June, Samsung released Android 6.0.1 for the Galaxy A7 in Russia. Three months later - and almost a full year after Marshmallow's release - the update is now available for the Galaxy A7 in Europe.
A man went on a destructive rampage at an Apple Store in Dijon, France, smashing thousands of dollars' worth of iPhones and MacBook devices, after an apparent dispute over his 'consumer rights'.
JJ Abrams has assured fans that his new movies based on 'Half-Life' and 'Portal' are "still very much in development", and that he's hoping for "a Portal announcement fairly soon".
Some users in the US and South Korea have reported that their replacement Galaxy Note7 handsets are becoming so hot that they can't hold them next to their ears - and Samsung says it's investigating.
It took OnePlus just under a year to deliver its Marshmallow update to the X, and while it's working on its Nougat update for the 3, it's not saying when that update will actually be released.
After admitting that it had pushed an update to some of its printers that forcibly disabled third-party cartridges, HP now says it will offer an optional update to remove that 'security feature'.
Motorola says that it will begin upgrading its Moto Z and G4 handsets to Android 7.0 next quarter - but it's not yet saying anything about its Nougat plans for the other devices in its range.
Microsoft has released its latest Skype update for iPhones and iPads, adding new features for iOS 10, including the ability to ask Apple's digital assistant to call one of your contacts.
Microsoft is opening two new Stores in November, at which the first 200 customers will get the opportunity to meet former NFL stars, and where it promises a "high-energy ribbon cutting ceremony" (!!).
In November, OnePlus said it would bring Marshmallow to the X "as soon as possible". Now, 51 weeks after Marshmallow was released, the update is finally rolling out to the device as OxygenOS 3.1.2.
Three years after releasing its Sculpt Ergonomic Keyboard, it seems that Microsoft is preparing to launch a new model under its Surface brand - a likely companion for its new Surface all-in-one PC.
This week, Microsoft outlined the new features it plans to bring to Windows 10 Mobile in its Redstone 2 update next year. But are there any other features that you think the company needs to add?
With the release of its latest Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview, Microsoft has fixed two serious issues that popped up for some users in build 14926 - and there are plenty of other fixes too.
Build 14936 is the latest Insider Preview from the Redstone 2 branch, and it's available now for PCs in the Fast ring - but before you install it, make sure you check out the fixes and known issues.
A week after releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14931 to PCs in the Fast ring, Microsoft has announced the rollout of its latest Redstone 2 build for both PCs and phones.
NuAns' Kickstarter campaign to sell the Neo worldwide reached just 20% of its target, with only 489 backers - but the company says it's "planning a re-launch with an updated version" of the device.
LG has announced that sales of its new V20 handset - which features a distinctive secondary display above the main screen - will begin this week, making it the first Android 7.0 device to go on sale.
BlackBerry has announced that it will "end all internal hardware development", with future "BlackBerry-branded devices" built by third parties, running its custom "secure Android smartphone software".
The Galaxy On8 is the first device in the On-series to feature a Super AMOLED screen, and while it bears an uncanny similarity to the Galaxy J7, there are a couple of notable differences.
After BlackBerry published details of its new Android phone on a web page with "do-not-publish" in its URL last week, leaked images of the DTEK60 now show a strong resemblance to Alcatel's Idol 4S.
Moscow is removing Outlook and Exchange Server from 6,000 systems - and hints at plans to remove Windows and Office from up to 600,000 PCs and servers - as Russia focuses on domestic IT solutions.
A week after rolling out its first beta of macOS 10.12.1 Sierra, Apple has now made the second beta available to developers. The new release bumps the build number up to 16B2333a.
A man claims that the replacement Galaxy Note7 he received under Samsung's recall program exploded less than 24 hours after it arrived, causing injuries to his hand, and damage to his Apple MacBook.
Samsung says 90% of those who have so far returned their Galaxy Note7 have chosen to stick with the device by opting for a replacement - but almost over 40% of US owners still haven't returned theirs.
While Google is reportedly planning to launch a premium notebook next year as a showcase for its new Andromeda OS, it looks like the new Huawei-made Nexus tablet could be the developer device for it.
CNBC claims Microsoft is considering a bid to acquire Twitter. However, according to Bloomberg, Microsoft was approached "but isn't interested", while Disney is said to be evaluating a possible bid.
A report claiming that Elite x3 sales had been suspended until mid-October proved to be inaccurate, as the device went on sale yesterday, followed quickly by the Anniversary Update and new firmware.
The BBC will require all users of iPlayer, iPlayer Radio and some of its mobile apps to log in to be able to use them from 2017 - but it insists the data will not be used for TV licensing enforcement.
There may not be much left for Google to unveil at its October 4 launch event. Following numerous leaks relating to its new flagship phones, an official render of the Pixel handset has leaked.
Google is said to be developing an ultra-thin 12.3" notebook with stylus support priced from $799, as a showcase device for its new Andromeda OS, bringing together the best of both Android and Chrome.
88 days after revealing that Windows 10 had made its way to over 350 million devices, Microsoft has announced that that the OS is now installed on over 400 million devices.
Fruit Ninja is the latest game to get the Hollywood treatment. Billed as a live-action family comedy, the new movie will follow a group of misfits who team up as Fruit Ninjas to save the world.
After cutting 50% off the Universal Mobile Keyboard in the US in August, Microsoft is offering a similar deal in the UK. The keyboard is compatible with Windows, iOS and Android phones and tablets.
Some Galaxy Note7 owners whose devices were replaced under the recall program are reporting that the new handsets are overheating, and that their batteries are losing power even while being charged.
We already knew that a Minecraft movie was on the way, but Mojang has also announced that the first novel based on the blocky game is coming too, and will be written by the author of 'World War Z'.
There's been no end of deals on Microsoft's Surface devices lately. The latest one is aimed at budget-conscious buyers, offering 17% off the entry-level Surface Pro 4 - but you'll have to be quick.
There's been considerable confusion surrounding the launch of HP's new Windows 10 Mobile flagship, as it's been intermittently delayed, out of stock, and shipping - but it now appears to be available.
From hello, Allo and SKYP4LYF, to self-lacing sneakers, HP's ink indiscretion, Twitter takeover talk, Pro 3 problems, and crushing an iPhone, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Apple has released iOS 10.0.2, offering various stability improvements and fixes, including what appears to be a fix for an issue affecting the controls on the iPhone 7's new Lightning EarPods.
Microsoft has emailed its customers to tell them that its HealthVault app for Windows phones is being discontinued "due to compatibility problems", directing them to use its website instead.
Sony has announced pricing for its new Xperia XZ flagship in the US, and it's also available to pre-order in the UK. The device has a 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 23MP camera, and more.
Sales of HP's new Windows 10 Mobile flagship in the US have reportedly been suspended, as the company is said to be working with Microsoft on new firmware to improve its camera and performance.
Verizon - which agreed to buy Yahoo's core business for $4.83bn - is 'evaluating' its interests, after Yahoo failed to mention its massive 2014 data breach, affecting 500m users, until this week.
The Microsoft Store is now selling the 500GB Xbox One S with FIFA 17 for £249.99 - but you can currently buy it elsewhere in the UK for just £199, saving you 20% on the new bundle's full price.
Yahoo has announced that a wide range of data relating to over half a billion of its users was stolen in a security breach in 2014, blaming the intrusion on an unnamed "state-sponsored actor".
After announcing its plans to launch a version of its blocky building game as an educational tool this summer, Microsoft said today that Minecraft: Education Edition will be available on November 1.
Samsung has begun testing Android 7.0 for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge - but given that it's previously taken months to upgrade any of its devices to new Android versions, owners may be waiting a while.