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Latest Japanese Hardware Charts (Week Ending 4/5/08)

Suzaku avatar Suzaku / 9th May 2008 /
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Yay, the latest figures are in and thanks to Japan’s Golden Week hardware sales increased quite a bit in the week ending 4th of May.

It shouldn’t come as a shocker that the PSP dominated the charts, it’s been doing that for some time now after all. It managed to move a staggering 100,870 units this time, which is 8500 more than last week.

The Nintendo Wii managed to sneak in at #2, moving an impressive 71,518 consoles. Additionally, the DS saw an increase of 10,000, selling 52,542 units. More after the jump.

PlayStation Portable – 100,870
Nintendo Wii – 71,518
Nintendo DS – 52,542
PlayStation 3 – 10,177
PlayStation 2 – 8,802
Xbox 360 – 1,725