Number of households with next generation video game consoles in 2012



Stat: 190 million households will use a next-generation video game console in 2012

Stat Categories: Video Game Industry Stats

Tags: video games video games,next generation consoles video games,next generation consoles,internet connected

Years: 2012

Stat Source: TDG

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): TDG

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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