PS4 vs Wii in Europe – VGChartz Gap Charts – October 2016 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 09 December 2016 / 51,059 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.
PlayStation 4 Vs. Wii Europe:
Gap change in latest month: 525,661 – Wii
Gap change over last 12 months: 198,104 – PS4
Total Lead: 196,481 – Wii
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 18,431,057
Wii Total Sales: 18,627,538
October 2016 is the 36th month that the PlayStation 4 has been available for. During the latest month the gap grew in favor of the Wii when compared with the Wii’s 36th month on sale by 525,661 units. In the last 12 months the gap has grown in favor of the PlayStation 4 by 198,104 units. The Wii currently leads by 196,481 units.
The Wii launched in December 2006 in Europe, while the PlayStation 4 launched in November 2013. The PlayStation 4 has sold 18.43 million units in its first 36 months, while the Wii sold 18.63 million units during the same timeframe.
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 email@example.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.