PS4 vs PS3 and Xbox 360 – VGChartz Gap Charts – April 2016 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 31 May 2016 / 40,130 Views
The VGChartz Gap 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 and Xbox 360 Global:
Gap change in latest month: 278,946 – PS3 and Xbox 360
Gap change over last 12 months: 657,133 – PS3 and X360
Total Lead: 160,131 – PS4
PlayStation 4 Sales: 40,589,739
Total Combined PS3 and Xbox 360 Sales: 40,429,608
The gap grew in favor of the combined sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 when compared to the PlayStation 4 during the same timeframe by 278,946 units and by 657,133 units in the last 12 months. The PlayStation 4 leads by 160,131 units.
The PlayStation 4 in its first 30 months sold 40.59 million units, while the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 have sold a combined 40.43 million units.
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