66m Xbox 360s sold, 18m Kinects shipped

Microsoft has given an update on its worldwide Xbox 360-related numbers.

Coming straight from main man Steve Ballmer who claimed that Microsoft is “the world sales leader for the last year in consoles” during Microsoft’s CES keynote last night, 66 million consoles have been sold worldwide, up notably from the 57.3 million units revealed last October.

Ballmer also revealed that the console has attracted nearly 40 million Xbox Live subscribers.

Kinect’s performance was also brought up; the company has shipped over 18 million sensors worldwide.