Microsoft ups Kinect Holiday sales expectations to 5mil

Microsoft has upped its Holiday sales predictions for Kinect; according to Bloomberg’s news tech reporter Dina Bass, the giant now expects to shift 5 million units during the holiday season.

Bass delivered the news via Twitter. Microsoft man Aaron Greenberg lends credibility by retweeting.

Microsoft itself as well as analysts previously predicted the motion device to sell around 3 million in the months following its release.

The device will launch in North America tomorrow. Europe will follow next Wednesday.