Xbox 360 Sales Over 40 Million

The Microsoft Entertainment and Devices Division (home to Xbox, PC games and Zune) posted a profit of $165 million during in its latest Q3 Fiscal report.

The company confirmed that during Q3 1.5 million Xbox 360 consoles were shipped compared with 1.7 million at this time last year, this now sets the told at around 40 Million sold worldwide.

“While our software attach rate continued to lead the industry at 8.8 [games per console], first party software revenue declined based on difficult comparisons to the prior year launch of Halo Wars,” said Bill Koefoed, Microsoft’s head of investor relations.

“This was substantially offset by the continuing strong revenue and membership growth of Xbox LIVE.”

Thanks, IndustryGamers (via CVG)