PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U USA Lifetime Sales – April 2015 Update - PS4 7.9M, Xbox One 7.1M, Wii U 4.1M - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 31 May 2015 / 8,046 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U USA’ article. This series compares monthly and lifetime sales of the 8th generation of home consoles - the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U in the US.
Looking at the total sales of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U in the US in April shows how close the race is between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
The Xbox One passed the seven million mark this month. The PS4 has sold 7.85 million units lifetime in the US, the Xbox One 7.10 million units, and the Wii U 4.09 million units.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 7,846,233
Xbox One Total Sales: 7,095,580
Wii U Total Sales: 4,090,003
The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have both outsold the Wii U every month in the US since they released in November 2013. The Xbox One outsold the PlayStation in April by 3,096 units and the Wii U by 133,556. The PlayStation 4 outsold the Wii U by 130,460 units.
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the Xbox One and Wii U are both up, while the PlayStation 4 is down. The PlayStation 4 is down 41,878 units, the Xbox One is up 61,369 units, and the Wii U is up 3,483 units.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 180,822
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 183,918
Wii U Monthly Sales: 50,362
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