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PS4 vs Xbox One in the US – VGChartz Gap Charts – January 2016 Update

PS4 vs Xbox One in the US – VGChartz Gap Charts – January 2016 Update - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 14 February 2016 / 32,866 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. XOne US:

Gap change in latest month: 201,319 – PS4

Gap change over last 12 months: 935,312 – PS4

Total Lead: 1,359,740 – PS4

PS4 Total Sales: 12,919,861

Xbox One Total Sales: 11,358,802

In January 2016 the gap in the US between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One grew in favor of the PlayStation 4. The PlayStation 4 sold 201,319 more units than the Xbox One to bring the platform's total lead to 1.36 million units. The PlayStation 4 has sold 12.92 Million units in 27 months, while the Xbox One has sold 11.36 million units.

The PlayStation 4 launched in the US on November 15th, 2103, while the Xbox One launched on November 22nd, 2013.


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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Azhraell (on 15 February 2016)

Will be interesting to see how much Sony can increase the gap this year. Now it's their chance

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SystemFailed (on 14 February 2016)

That gap will continue to increase this year unless something drastic happen.

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shikamaru317 (on 14 February 2016)

MS didn't try hard enough this past Holiday. Holiday 2014 they actually tried and the gap closed quite a bit.

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kooltrex (on 14 February 2016)

Sony should try to increase this as much as possible.

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Azuren (on 14 February 2016)

The gap is real.

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monsterduc1000 (on 15 February 2016)

"The PlayStation 4 launched in the US on November 15th, 2103..."

WOW! The PS4 is so futuristic it has yet to be released until 2103 and it still has a big sales lead!!! That's a lot of faith in pre-orders :)

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