Xbox One vs PS3 – VGChartz Gap Charts – November 2016 Update

Xbox One vs PS3 – VGChartz Gap Charts – November 2016 Update - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 10 January 2017 / 44,725 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.

Xbox One Vs. PS3 Global:

Gap change in latest month: 339,351 – PS3

Gap change over last 12 months: 3,444,706 – PS3

Total Lead: 3,432,889 – PS3

Xbox One Total Sales: 25,466,579

PlayStation 3 Total Sales: 28,899,468

November 2016 is the 37th month of the Xbox One being on sale. The gap increased during the month when compared to the PlayStation 3’s 37th month on sale by 339,351 units in favor of the PlayStation 3 and by 3.44 million units in the last 12 months. The PlayStation 3 currently leads by 3.43 million units.

Both consoles launched in November. The PlayStation 3 launched in November 2006, while the Xbox One launched in November 2013. The Xbox One has sold 25.47 million units in its first 37 months, while the PlayStation 3 sold 28.90 million units.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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Kerotan (on 10 January 2017)

Starting to fall badly behind the ps3. 2017 won't be pretty

Radek (on 10 January 2017)

True but you are getting downvotes for some reason. This is sales article, why do people downvote others for saying the truth?

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Kerotan (on 10 January 2017)

Because the truth hurts.

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Azuren (on 10 January 2017)

I downvoted because it's funny that people take it seriously.

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Azuren (on 10 January 2017)

I even downvoted myself.

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Kerotan (on 10 January 2017)

Yeah same lol. I downvoted my own comment lol

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