PS4 and Xbox One vs PS3 and Xbox 360 - Aligned Sales Comparison - April 2016 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 19 May 2016 / 42,254 Views
This monthly series compares the combined aligned sales of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with the combined aligned sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
The gap grew in favor of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in April for the third straight month. The gap in the latest month grew by 30,273 units and 7,862,539 units in the last 12 months. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One lead by a combined 21.22 million units.
The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in their first 30 months have sold a combined 40.43 million units, while the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have sold a combined 61.65 million units.
The PlayStation 4 by itself has sold more units than the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 combined during the same amount of time. The PlayStation 4 is ahead by just 160,131 units.
Total Combined PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Sales: 40,429,608
Total Combined PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sales: 61,645,267
Total Lead: 21,215,659 – PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
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