Analysts improve their forecasts of sales of Xbox One X
Today launched the global sales of the console, Microsoft Xbox One X. On the console it was known thanks to the official announcement. Including the price — $ 500. Initially, Analytics was configured on novelties with suspicion.
But now, according to the source, the opinion has changed. At least analysts IHS Markit. Focusing on the data pre-orders, they have improved their forecasts.
If the specialists IHS Markit believed that before the end of the year will be sold about 500,000 consoles, now forecast increased to 900 000, that is almost half. Because of this, the share of Xbox One X in overall sales of consoles Microsoft will be close to 20%. However, this will not have much impact on the distribution of power in the market of consoles in General.
Wedbush analysts are more optimistic. They initially talked about 1 million units to the end of the year, and now does believe that Microsoft will sell 1.5 million new products.