PS4 and Xbox One vs PS3 and Xbox 360 - Aligned Sales Comparison - October 2014 Update - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 13 November 2014 / 11,092 Views
Welcome to a series of monthly articles. This series will be comparing combined aligned sales of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
This chart is comparing aligned sales for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox combined versus combined sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The PS3 and Xbox 360 both had slow starts, while the PS4 and Xbox One both had the two biggest launches in gaming history. The gap has grown for six straight months. The gap has grown by 471,848 in the latest month.
The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in their first 12 months have sold a combined 10.69 million units, while the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have sold a combined 18.90 million units. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One lead by a combined 8.20 million units.
Total Combined PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Sales: 10,693,672
Total Combined PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sales: 18,898,352
Total Lead: 8,204,680 – PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
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