The Xbox One X Outsold the PlayStation 4 Pro at Launch

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GamesIndustry.biz has revealed that the Xbox One X sold over 80,000 units in the United Kingdom in its first week of sales, beating the PS4 Pro sales and matching the Switch's launch.

The Xbox One X has been on sale for a little under a week now, and it's been revealed that the console has shipped an impressive 80,000 in the UK.

If you can't resist the siren call of a good bargain, Microsoft is also offering a pretty steep discount on all of its first-party games - including Forza 7, Gears of War 4, Halo Wars 2 and Forza Horizon 3 - as well as Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass subscriptions, controllers and stereo headsets.

Gaming consoles are usually one of the most sought after gadgets during the holiday shopping season. Microsoft Store has some great deals on the Xbox One S, Surface devices, Windows Mixed Reality headsets and more.

Microsoft's "most powerful console ever", the Xbox One X, finally got its worldwide release last week.

In just over a week's time the annual Black Friday sales event happens, bringing with it plenty of discounts on technology that you've been after, just in time for the festive period. If you want the larger 256GB SSD, you'll have to wait until November 23, when a similar bundle will drop by $329. Dell's XPS 13 will be marked down to simply $799 (a $500 value cut) and there is an assortment of other Black Friday advancements from Lenovo, Acer, and Asus.

Save up to $100 on Windows Mixed Reality headsets: You can save up to $100 on Windows Mixed Reality Headsets from our partners Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Samsung and savings up to $249 on PC bundles from Acer, Dell, and HP. Browse all Microsoft Black Friday 2017 deals online. Many of these deals begin November 23 - Thanksgiving Day - at 12:00 AM Eastern time, so if you're anxious about some of these deals selling out, you might want to stay up late and make your purchases right when the sale goes live.

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