Xbox Facts and Stats

20 Interesting Xbox Facts and Stats (2019) | By the Numbers Facts

    Here are a few of the most interesting Xbox facts and stats I was able to find. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

    Xbox Facts and StatsXbox has had an amazing run since its launch in 2001. Microsoft’s flagship video gaming platform has iterated a number of times over the years (Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One and finally the Xbox One X), collecting tens of millions of users along the way.

    With such a rich history and so many users, one can assume that there are plenty of facts about Xbox worth exploring and statistics to measure. I recently sat down to see what I could dig up about Xbox…

    Xbox Facts

    Xbox History

    • Xbox Consoles and Release Years:
      • Xbox – 2001
      • Xbox 360 – 2005
      • Xbox One – 2013
    • Xbox Live launch – 2002
    • Kinect launch – 2010

    Xbox Statistics

    Number of Xbox Live Users:

    63 million monthly active users

    Last updated 4/25/19


    Amount of time users spend playing games on Xbox Live monthly:

    4.28 billion hours

    Last updated 3/22/19


    Microsoft gaming revenue for FY 2018:

    $10 billion


    Number of clubs on Xbox Live:

    1.2 million

    Last updated 5/2/18


    Amount of time gamers have spent playing on ID@Xbox program:

    4 billion hours

    Last updated 5/2/18


    Amount of time gamers have spent playing on the Xbox One Backward Compatibility library:

    1 billion hours

    Last updated 5/2/18


    Number of Mixer users on Xbox:

    10 million monthly active users

    Last updated 5/2/18


    Number of Xbox One consoles sold all time:

    41 million

    Last updated 3/1/19


    Top selling Xbox One game all time:

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

    Last updated 3/1/19


    Number of Xbox One consoles sold in 2013 (1+ months):

    3 million


    Number of Xbox One consoles sold in first 2.5 weeks:

    2 million 


    Number of Xbox One consoles sold in first 24 hours:

    1 million


    Number of countries Xbox Ones were sold in 2013:

    13


    Number of new carbon neutral Xbox consoles Microsoft plans to produce:

    825,000 consoles

    Last updated 9/23/19

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