Welcome to the VGChartz Gap charts. The charts will be updated monthly and each article will focus on a different gap chart. The charts include comparisons between the 7th generation and 8th generation, as well as comparing the 8th generation consoles.
The chart comparing the two consoles will be added next month.
XOne Vs. Wii U Global:
Gap change in latest month: 1,099,376 – XOne
Gap change over last 12 months: n/a
Total Lead: 2,739,380 – Wii U
Xbox One Total Sales: 1,575,199
Wii U Total Sales: 4,314,579
In November the Xbox One hit store shelves. The gap between the Xbox One and Wii U has shrunk by a fair margin in just one month. The gap shrunk by 1,099,376 units and sits at 2,739,380 in the Wii U’s favor at the end of November. The gap is expected to shrink more in December, however by a smaller amount.
The Xbox One launched in North America and Europe on November 22. The Wii U launched in November 2012.
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