Playstation is a gaming brand that consists of four video game consoles, as well as a media center, an online service, two handhelds and a phone, as well as multiple magazines. It its created and owned by sony interactive. Since December, 1994, with the launch of the original Playstation in Japan. The original console in the series was the first video game console to ship 100 units, 9 years and 6 months after its initial launch, its successor, the Playstation 2 is the best selling home console to date, having reached over 155 million units sold as of December 28, 2012. Sony's next console, the Playstation 3, was released in 2006and has sold over 80 million consoles worldwide as of November 2013. Sony's latest console, the Playstation 4, was released in 2013, selling 1 million consoles in its first 24 hours on sale, becoming the fastest selling console in history.
Xbox is a video gaming brand created and owned by Microsoft. It represents a series of video consoles developed by Microsoft, with three consoles released in the sixth, seventh, and eighth generations, respectively. The brand also represents applications, streaming services, an online service by the name Xbox Live, and the development arm by the name of Xbox Game Studios. The brand was first introduced in the United States in November 2001, with the launch of the original Xbox console. The Original device was the first video game console offered by an American company after the Atari Jaguar stopped sales in 1996. It reached over 24 million units sold as of May 2006. Microsoft's second console, the xbox 360 was released in 2005 and has sold 84 million units as of June 2014.
The Nintedo Switch is a video game console developed by Nintendo and was released on March 3, 2017. It is a hybrid console tha can be used as both a stationary and portable device. Its wireless Joy-Con controllers, which include standard buttons and directional analog sticks for user input, motion sensing, and high-definition tactile feedback, can attach to both sides of the console to support handheld-style of play. Known in development by its codename NX, the concept of the Switch came about as Nintedo's reaction to several quarters of financial losses into 2015, attributed to poor sales of its previous console, the Wii U, and market competition from mobile gaming. The Nintendo Switch was unveiled in October 2016 and was released in most worldwide on March 3, 2017. The console shipped nearly three million in the first month of its launch, exceeding Nintendo's intial projection of 2 million.
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