PS4 vs PS3 – VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2015 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 23 September 2015 / 9,830 Views
Welcome to the VGChartz Gap charts. These charts are updated monthly and each article focuses on a different gap chart. The charts include comparisons between the 7th generation and 8th generation platforms, as well as comparisons within the 8th generation. All sales are worldwide, unless otherwise stated.
PS4 Vs. PS3 Global:
Gap change in latest month: 109,950 – PS4
Gap change over last 12 months: 4,791,037 – PS4
Total Lead: 10,567,225 – PS4
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 25,446,528
PlayStation 3 Total Sales: 14,879,303
August 2015 is the 22nd month of PlayStation 4 availability. The gap increased during the month when compared to the PlayStation 3’s 22nd month on sale by 109,950 units in favor of the PlayStation 4. The PlayStation 4 currently leads by a total of 10.57 million units.
Both consoles launched in November. The PlayStation 3 launched in November 2006, while the PlayStation 4 launched in November 2013. The PlayStation 4 has sold 25.45 million units in its first 22 months, while its predecessor the PlayStation 3 sold 14.88 million units.
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