Nintendo Sold Over 800,000 Switch Units Over The Thanksgiving Weekend

Nintendo Sold Over 800,000 Switch Units Over The Thanksgiving Weekend

Nintendo’s Switch console has been doing rather well and we imagine that it is probably a holiday present that many people are after. In fact, that’s exactly what happened because according to the numbers, it seems that the Nintendo Switch has done very well for itself over the Thanksgiving weekend.

Based on the numbers, it seems that just in the US alone, Nintendo has managed to sell a whopping 800,000 units of the Switch console. This brings the total number of Switches sold in the US so far to a whopping 17.5 million units. We’re not sure what the split is between the Switch and the Switch Lite, but we imagine that the cheaper Switch Lite probably contributed to these figures.

First Batch Of Supercomputer Units Shipped

First batch of supercomputer units shipped

Shipments of units that will make up of the next-generation Japanese supercomputer Fugaku have begun.

A ceremony was held on Monday at a production base in Ishikawa Prefecture, central Japan, after the first six of more than 400 units that will constitute Fugaku were built.

Xperia Decline Accelerates With Just 0.6m Units Shipped In Last Quarter

Xperia decline accelerates with just 0.6m units shipped in last quarter

Sony reported its latest three-month results for the quarter ended 30 September 2019, and it remains a sober read for the performance of its mobile business. The launch of the Xperia 1 appears to have made no difference to shipments, as Sony shipped just 600,000 units – its lowest number of shipments ever, down by over 60 per cent year-on-year.

Nintendo Has Sold 41.67 Million Switch Units Worldwide

Nintendo Has Sold 41.67 Million Switch Units Worldwide

With the Nintendo Wii U, the console was a huge flop and many were worried for the future of Nintendo. However, with the Switch, things turned around somewhat dramatically for the company. In fact, according to the latest figures, it seems that Nintendo has managed to sell 41.67 million units of the Switch worldwide to date.

This is quite impressive when you consider how poorly the Wii U did back in the day. According to Nintendo’s latest earnings, the Switch sold an additional 4.8 million units during the past three months ending in September 30. The company had also revealed that the Switch Lite, which was released on the 20th of September, accounted for 1.95 million units, which seems to indicate that the console is doing pretty well.

Ps4 Sales Will Soon Cross 100 Million Units

PS4 Sales Will Soon Cross 100 Million Units


To say that the PlayStation 4 has been a massive hit for Sony would be an understatement. The console has consistently outsold the Xbox One and will soon cross another major milestone. According to the figures officially revealed by Sony, it won’t be long before the PS4 sales cross 100 million units.

Sony did caution last year that the PlayStation 4 sales had fallen for the very first time year-over-year. That has happened once again in 2019 but it’s still a pretty strong showing by Sony’s console. The company sold 17.8 million PS4 units in the fiscal year ending March 31st, slightly down from the 19 million units sold in the previous fiscal year.

Gsdf Units Deployed In Southwestern Islands

GSDF units deployed in southwestern islands

Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force units have been deployed to the country's southwestern islands to improve emergency response in the region.

An inauguration ceremony for the launch of a 400-personnel patrol unit was held on Tuesday, in Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture.

Kenwood Unveils Three New Carplay & Android Auto Head Units

Kenwood Unveils Three New CarPlay & Android Auto Head Units

#CES2019 – If you were to buy a new car, there’s a good chance that you might be offered more modern alternatives to the car’s infotainment system, such as Apple’s CarPlay or Google’s Android Auto. However if you’re not in the market for a new car, not to worry because it looks like Kenwood might have some aftermarket alternatives.

The company has recently announced a trio of CarPlay and Android Auto head units at CES 2019. The prices will range starting at $600 for the eXcelon DMX7706S, and $650 for the eXcelon DMX706S. Both devices will feature a 6.95-inch resistive touchscreens, 1.5A USB outputs, and two connections for cameras. Given the price difference is $50, we’re not sure what the real differences are just yet. There was also no mention of any wireless functionality.

Sony Fixes Messaging Bug That Crashed Ps4 Units

Sony Fixes Messaging Bug That Crashed PS4 Units

It was reported earlier this week that a messaging bug was causing PlayStation 4 units to crash. Countless reports on forums and social media suggested that messages with a certain string of characters could make the console crash. This obviously would result in headaches for owners but fortunately, Sony has confirmed that it has fixed the issue.

Sony Playstation Vr Sales Cross 3 Million Units

Sony PlayStation VR Sales Cross 3 Million Units

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It’s evident that Sony has seen considerable success with its PlayStation VR headset and today the company put a concrete figure on its success. The sales of its PlayStation VR headset have crossed 3 million units, the company announced today, in addition to sales of over 21.9 million PSVR games and experiences.