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Wii U vs PSV – VGChartz Gap Charts – March 2017 Update

Wii U vs PSV – VGChartz Gap Charts – March 2017 Update - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 15 May 2017 / 40,667 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.

Wii U Vs. PlayStation Vita Global:

Gap change in latest month: 71,109 – PSV

Gap change over last 12 months: 630,160 – PSV

Total Lead: 1,587,623 – PSV

Wii U Total Sales: 13,896,212

PSV Total Sales: 15,483,835

In the latest month the Wii U fell behind the PlayStation Vita by another 71,109 units. In the last 12 months the gap has increased by 630,160 units in favor of the PlayStation Vita. The PlayStation Vita currently leads by 1.59 million units.

The PlayStation Vita first launched in December 2011, while the Wii U launched in November 2012. The PlayStation Vita has sold 15.48 million units, while the Wii U has sold 13.90 million units.


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 wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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6 Comments
Ganoncrotch (on 15 May 2017)

Since the Switch launched it is pretty certain that the WiiU lost the race here.

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ArchangelMadzz (on 15 May 2017)

The saddest face off of the generation..

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AFattyGamer (on 13 September 2020)

Wow. Such a legendary article. Makes me sad seeing the fate of these two legendary systems from Nintendo and Sony. They both sold ok in their own rights I feel. But of course, could've been better :'(

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SuperNintend0rk (on 15 May 2017)

Why bother to continue with this comparison if the Wii U is no longer being shipped?

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I thought the same thing months ago, but it's funny. :P

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