PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Global Lifetime Sales – October 2015 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 11 November 2015 / 24,483 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U Worldwide’ 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 October 2015 we can see that the PlayStation 4 has continued to grow its lead over the Xbox One and Wii U, and is still outselling both of them combined. The Xbox One also continues to increase its lead over the Wii U.
The PlayStation 4 passed the 27 million mark and the Xbox One passed the 15 million mark in October. The PS4 has sold 27.68 million units lifetime, the Xbox One 15.08 million units, and the Wii U 10.73 million units.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 27,684,836
Xbox One Total Sales: 15,078,055
Wii U Total Sales: 10,725,138
The PlayStation 4 has outsold both the Xbox One and Wii U every month since it launched in November 2013. The Xbox One outsold the Wii U in October for the 16th straight month. The PS4 outsold the Xbox One by 515,719 units for the month and the Wii U by 893,649 units. The Xbox One outsold the Wii U by 377,930 units.
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the Xbox One and Wii U are up, while the PlayStation 4 is down. The PlayStation 4 is down 13,494 units, the Xbox One is up 29,349 units, and the Wii U is up 26,727 units.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 1,088,542
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 572,823
Wii U Monthly Sales: 194,893
The Wii U beat the PS4 and Xbox One to the market by a year. The Wii U launched in November 2012, while the PS4 and Xbox One launched in November 2013.
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