GfK ChartTrack reports that Microsoft's slimmer Xbox 360 (Xbox 360 S) achieved the biggest launch in the UK for a revised home console, surpassing the launches of both the PS2 Slim and PS3 Slim.

On sale for two days, the Xbox 360 S shifted around the same number of units as the original Xbox 360's launch sales back in 2005.

The Xbox 360 S is priced £199.99 and is available now.