PS4 and Xbox One fuel US videogame industry sales
SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - NPD Group reported on Thursday that new consoles from Sony and Microsoft powered a winning holiday season for the videogame industry in the United States.
"The newest consoles from Microsoft and Sony are off to a tremendous start," said NPD analyst Liam Callahan.
"Xbox One led consoles sales in December, while PlayStation 4's two-month total makes it the best selling console during the two-month launch window."
The rival consoles were released in November and eagerly snapped up by players.