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Microsoft has sold more than 10 million Kinect sensor systems since launch on 4 November and – according to Guinness World Records – is the fastest-selling consumer electronics device on record.

The sales figures outstrip those of both Apple’s iPhone and iPad when launched, Guinness said.

Kinect is an infrared camera add-on for Microsoft’s Xbox 360 games console that allows it to track body movements. Rory Cellan-Jones reports.