PS4 vs PS3 in Japan – VGChartz Gap Charts – March 2016 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 08 May 2016 / 39,581 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. PS3 in Japan:
Gap change in latest month: 16,908 – PS4
Gap change over last 12 months: 287,926 – PS4
Total Lead: 416,529 – PS3
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 2,646,371
PlayStation 3 Total Sales: 3,062,900
March 2016 is the 29th month of the PlayStation 4 being on sale. The gap decreased during the month when compared to the PlayStation 3’s 29th month on sale by 16,908 units in favor of the PlayStation 4. The PlayStation 3 currently leads by 416,529 units.
Both consoles launched in November. The PlayStation 3 launched in November 2006, while the PlayStation 4 launched in November 2013. The PlayStation 4 has sold 3.06 million units in its first 29 months, while its predecessor the PlayStation 3 sold 2.65 million units.
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