With Microsoft distracted, the Xbox console experience is suffering

It can be exhausting to be an Xbox customer sometimes, particularly if you’re paying attention to the news cycle. 

PlayStation 5 sales in the UK have surged by upwards of 369% year over year, while Xbox’s have dropped by 11% according to reports. It’s a small snapshot of the overall desirability and availability of Microsoft’s Xbox consoles, which are increasingly struggling to maintain their foothold in the wider gaming mindshare.