April NPDs: Xbox 360 takes 47% of harware sales

The latest NPD results have given Microsoft reason to brag; Xbox 360 is the top-selling console in the US for the 16th consecutive month, taking nearly half (47%) of all hardware sales.

In total, April saw 236,000 Xbox 360s sold.

Total hardware sales for the industry accounted for $189.7 million, accessories $148.6 million and software $292.1 million, with accessories up slightly and hardware/software down.

On the software front, Prototype 2 is the top seller, with Kinect Star Wars taking up #2.

Here’s the top 10, physical retail only:

1. Prototype 2 (360,PS3)
2. Kinect Star Wars (360)
3. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PS3, Wii, PC)
4. Tiger Woods: PGA Tour 13 (360, PS3)
5. NBA 2K12 (360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PS2, PC)
6. The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings (360, PC)
7. Mario Party 9 (Wii)
8. Mass Effect 3 (360, PS3, PC)
9. Just Dance 3 (Wii, 360, PS3)
10. MLB: The Show (PS3, PSV)

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: