Analyst: PlayStation 3 surpasses Xbox 360 in global sales race

Analyst: PlayStation 3 surpasses Xbox 360 in global sales race.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/04/rmKoew.jpg[/newsimage]During the halcyon days of gaming, two home console manufacturers - Nintendo and Sega - vied for consumer attention. The former by boasting its Super NES' graphical prowess, and the latter with cutting jabs at its rival with the catchphrase, "Sega does what Nintendon't." OK, in hindsight it really wasn't that cutting. Today, it's a three-way engagement (that Sega isn't a part of it) between the PS3, Xbox360 and Nintendo Wii. While Nintendo's unique console has led its competitors' offerings for years, new reports suggest that the market leader is losing ground as Sony's game console and Blu-ray player the PS3 picks up the slack.


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Nintendo’s wii graphics were outdated, and unimpressive, before it was released.
The wii’s selling point was that the games were short, easy to learn, and anyone could do it.

Releasing an Epic ZELDA game on the wii is not going to revitalise sales of the wii console. Epic gamers are impressed by, and expect, fancy graphics and textures for large games.

Next week these same "Analyst: will change their mind and say Xbox is out selling PS3

I think $ony should pay commissions to the fail0verflow team, espeically GeoHot and Graf_Chokolo. They are the reason why sales have increased, duh!

[QUOTE=debro;2582659]Epic gamers are impressed by, and expect, fancy graphics and textures for large games.[/QUOTE] Epic hackers are pretty impressed by the capabilities of the little Wii when you pry it open for all kinds of software and emulation. And compared to Microsoft’s Xbox 360, it seems that Nintendo products are pretty much indestructable and 100% stable. :slight_smile: