PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Japan Lifetime Sales – July 2015 Update - Wii U 2.47M, PS4 1.60M, Xbox One 56K - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 09 September 2015 / 14,438 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Japan’ article. This series compares the monthly and lifetime sales of the 8th generation of home consoles - the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U.
Looking at the total sales of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U in Japan for July we can see how, despite a strong initial lead for the Wii U, the gap continues to slowly shrink in favour of the PlayStation 4.
The Wii U has sold 2.47 million units lifetime, the PlayStation 4 1.60 million units, and the Xbox One 55,767 units.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 1,601,287
Xbox One Total Sales: 55,767
Wii U Total Sales: 2,470,045
The PlayStation 4 outsold the Wii U in July; a reversal of fortunes after the Wii U outsold the PlayStation 4 in June. The PlayStation 4 and Wii U have both outsold the Xbox One every month since it launched in September 2014.
The PlayStation 4 outsold the Wii U by 24,836 units in the month of July and the Xbox One by 70,025 units. The Wii U outsold the Xbox One by 45,189.
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the PlayStation 4 and Wii U are both up; the former by 46,698 units and the latter by 11,703 units.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 70,697
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 672
Wii U Monthly Sales: 45,861
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