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Nintendo DS and Wii beat PS3, Xbox 360 in the console sales in US market

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The June NPD sales data has put the Nintendo Wii at the top of the pedestal declaring that the console’s sales has surpassed Microsoft Xbox 360’s sales. The NPD report gave results of sales of video game software and hardware in US in the month of June.

Topping the list in the games software section is the Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots from Kojima followed by Guitar Hero: On Tour. The games from Nintendo have occupy the last three slot out of the top five, with the Ninja Gaiden II coming third and Wii Fit and Wii Play in the fourth and fifth positions.

The June hardware sales declare Nintendo DS the topper in US market with a sale of 783,000 units. Wii features second with a sale of 666,700 units. The PS3 is third favourite 405,500 of its units being sold out. PSP, Xbox and PlayStation 2 have soled out 337,4000 units, 219,800 units and 188,800 units respectively.