PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Europe Lifetime Sales – February 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 18 April 2017 / 39,915 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Europe’ 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 Europe in February 2017 shows how much the PlayStation 4 has dominated in the region. It has sold 1.99 times more units than the Xbox One and Wii U combined.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 22.17 million units lifetime in Europe, the Xbox One 7.66 million units, and the Wii U 3.48 million units.
Taking a look at the marketshare, the PlayStation 4 tops the other two platforms combined. The PlayStation 4 has 67 percent market share, the Xbox One sits at 23 percent, and the Wii U 10 percent.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 22,174,711
Xbox One Total Sales: 7,656,736
Wii U Total Sales: 3,482,505
The PlayStation 4 has outsold both the Xbox One and Wii U every month since it launched in November 2013. The PS4 outsold the Xbox One by 295,175 units for the month and the Wii U by 406,157 units. The Xbox One outsold the Wii U by 110,982 units.
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the Xbox One is up. The PlayStation 4 is down by 18,296 units, the Xbox One is up by 21,652 units and the Wii U is down 35,549 units.
Looking at market share for the month, the PlayStation 4 managed to achieve 76 percent. The Xbox One accounted for 22 percent of the consoles sold, and the Wii U just two percent.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 418,952
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 123,777
Wii U Monthly Sales: 12,795
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